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Social Venture Partners Minnesota is a powerful model for giving. We fuel nonprofit success by connecting smart people who volunteer their brain power, money, and time with the Twin Cities’ most promising nonprofits.
We carefully select small and mid-sized nonprofits having extraordinary impact and with the potential to have much more. As we infuse them with greatly needed resources, they grow to serve more low-income, underserved teens with programs that truly work.
Building 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 2015 Impact Report.
Beginning May 15, 2017, Social Venture Partners Minnesota will be accepting Letters of Interest (LOI) for our Capacity Building Grant, which combines both financial capital and consulting services to promising nonprofits working with underserved youth. Read More »
Twin Cities-based nonprofit The BrandLab will receive hundreds of hours of pro bono business consulting and up to $75,000 in grants over three years from Social Venture Partners (SVP) Minnesota. The pro bono hours will focus on building The BrandLab’s capacity to scale and bring more pipeline diversity to the Twin Cities and its communications industry. Read More »
June 7, 4:00 pm
Are you an individual looking to evolve your personal philanthropy? Are you part of a business interested in expanding your employee leadership development and philanthropy program? We can help! Read More »
June 5, 5:00 pm
Ms. Brower directs the Minnesota State Demographic Center and travels the state talking with Minnesotans about the new social and economic realities brought about by recent demographic shifts. Read More »