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Volunteer Your Time and Talent

How do you want to approach philanthropy? If you’re reading this, it probably means you want to do more than give money.

You want to roll up your sleeves and dig in. And you’re not alone.

Hundreds of SVP Partners throughout our network are working shoulder to shoulder with nonprofits and each other to achieve the change they want to see in their communities. Our Partners:

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Fast Pitch Volunteers

In the past 6 years, SVP Fast Pitch provided 15,000+ hours of coaching and $1M+ in grants and pro-bono services to 300+ social impact organizations tackling poverty, homelessness, inequity in education, prisoner recidivism, climate change, and other huge challenges. And none of this would be possible without our incredible volunteers! Check out how YOU can be involved! Read More »

People Effectiveness Community of Practice

At SVP we know that organizational structure, leadership development, and strong human resources policies can help nonprofits pivot, evolve, and retain the core staff they need to be successful in the future. The Talent and Organizational Effectiveness Community of Practice helps to drive this work further. Read More »

Strategy Community of Practice

Strategic planning is a common need among SVP's Investees and the organizations that apply to SVP for funding. We're lucky to have a critical mass of Partners with experience and/or interest in this area and there is an opportunity to bring a cohort of Partners together to think about how we can leverage this intersection of skills and need. Read More »

Technology Community of Practice

Want to join forces with fellow tech-savvy Partners to strengthen nonprofits? Our Technology Community of Practice is a terrific way to meet people who share your professional background, sharpen your skills, and collectively tackle projects with our Investees -- using your unique talents to make a big impact! Read More »

Recruitment Committee

Like to meet new people? Passionate about SVP? Then this is the committee for you! The SVP Outreach Committee plays a vital role in the health of SVP by recruiting new SVP Partners through monthly Prospective Partner Receptions, supporting Partners as SVP ambassadors, and cultivating relationships with interested prospects. Read More »

Partner Engagement Team

Help unleash Partners’ potential as effective philanthropists! The Engagement Committee works closely with SVP staff to develop strategies and programs that support and empower Partners to do the work, learn and grow, and connect with our community. Read More »

New Grant Committees

Be among the SVP Partners who select our next environment investee while learning about strategic giving and grants evaluation, community issues, promising local nonprofits, and the social sector at large. Read More »

Be an SVP Buddy!

Over the last couple of years, we’ve matched nearly 100 new Partners with “SVP Buddies.” Buddies are generally Partners who’ve been with SVP for two or more years and sign up because it’s an easy way to be involved and to meet new and interesting people. Sound fun? We’re recruiting! Read More »

Join the Portfolio Grant Committee

Get to know the whole range of organizations we work with, help our Investees get the most out of their relationship with SVP and ensure we are making sound ongoing investments in the community. Read More »

Finance Community of Practice

Want to join a terrific group of Partners with passion and panache for finance? Even better, how about putting your combined expertise to work for nonprofit health and stability? Check out SVP's Finance Community of Practice to see how your unique skills can make a big impact! Read More »

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