SVP is bold and bright—and we look a little bit different in each community. We invite you to get engaged in a personal way as you explore this website by selecting your own colors!
Social Venture Partners is an accelerator that works alongside innovative nonprofits that support underserved teens in the 7-county metro area. We provide grants and pro bono consulting, and double the size of those we work with after three years of engagement.
We build powerful relationships and thriving communities through the amplifying impact of engaged philanthropy.
We elevate the lives of underserved teens by turbo-charging transformational social enterprises and philanthropic leaders.
See our 2017 Impact Report.
We’ve been planning to move for a while in order to be more centrally located and closer to those we serve. We look forward to seeing how this will transform our organization! Read More »
Twin Cities Business article features SVP’s corporate program for skills based volunteering! Executive Director Ann Herzog-Olson is quoted throughout. See article here.
For this grant cycle, SVP seeks to invest in one nonprofit that serves the social, developmental, and/or educational needs of underserved Somali and/or East African teens (ages 12-21). Read More »
April 9, 5:30 pm
Join us for an enriching panel discussion about the Somali community, their heritage and their visions for the future. Minnesota is home to the largest Somali-American population in the US. This evening promises to be an opportunity to learn together, to build relationships and to understand how we must work collaboratively for a stronger community for all—especially for our youth. Read More »