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SVP Tampa Bay operates as a virtual organization, without the expense of a traditional office. Operating as a fund within the Community Foundation relieves us of most “back-office” work. With this flexible structure, we are practicing the sort of innovation we encourage in our investees and keeping our operating expenses low, to allow us to invest a higher percentage of partner contributions in our funded agencies.

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Social Venture Partners Fund
c/o Community Foundation of Tampa Bay
4300 West Cypress Street, Suite 700
Tampa, Fl 33607



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