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It starts with one person. One person joins many people. Together they will help build communities able to solve our most entrenched problems.
That’s SVP. A global network of local partners aligning passion and purpose.
Helping individuals realize greater impact with their giving, strengthening nonprofits, and investing in collaborative solutions – we make connections that make a difference. Connections that unleash potential.
We create a community of philanthropists to fund and mentor emerging nonprofits to help them get to the next level. Launched in 2012, Social Venture Partners India has expanded to three cities – Bangalore, Mumbai and Pune, raised millions for direct investment with our investees and provided thousands of hours of volunteer time and expertise to those nonprofit organizations.
Tim Schottman, CEO, SVP International reflects on his recent visit to SVP India Read More »
Srujna looks to aggregate, skill, make employable and find market linkages for women from underprivileged backgrounds to make them financially stable. Read More »
SVP Pune has partnered with investee Anjuman-I-Islam to launch the ‘Needle-women on call’ initiative. The initiative aims to train and employ women from the community as tailoring aids, alteration experts, or even for some to start their own small businesses. Read More »
The SVP Bangalore Grants Committee approved a large grant to Vrutti for a BAU (Business Accelerator Unit), which will impact incomes now for 2500 farmers in Chikkaballapur, Karnataka, with a longer-term impact on 12,500 farmers. Read More »
Can the SVP model do both big and small or are they at odds with one another? And if we do try to transform from small to big, what are the challenges? SVP International Board Member Larry Fox tackles these questions. Read More »