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    What change do you want to see in our world? What role will you play? Who will you share it with? These are some of the questions SVP Partners tackle around the world, embarking on a journey that goes well beyond philanthropy. Meet a few of them in this brief video from our friends in Seattle, and find out what SVP is all about!

    Why SVP? It’s Our Model!

    Why do our Partners join SVP Tucson? Many want to pool and stretch their dollars, contributing more than they could alone. Others desire to give their time and talent. For long-time Partner David “Griff” Griffis, the answer lies in our venture philanthropy model.

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    Current News

    When it comes to Social Venture Partners Tucson, it is always better when we are together. With over 70 attendees at our 2015 Annual Meeting, we are thrilled to share that it was our most well-attended and successful SVP event yet. Great minds and hearts, plentiful food and drinks, and a powerful program made an evening for all to enjoy. Read More »

    SVP Tucson welcomes Old Pueblo Community Services (OPCS) to our family of Investees. Following a rigorous application process the SVP Tucson Investment Committee selected OPCS as our newest three year partner in capacity building. The committee carefully vetted the organization and felt strongly that their Life Skills focus, and capacity building opportunities were a solid match for our SVP partners' skills and interests. Read More »

    Featured Events

    SVP Tucson Annual Meeting- Better Together: Honor and Celebrate

    April 14, 2015 6:00 pm

    Join us as we celebrate all things SVP at our Annual Partner Meeting on Tuesday, April 14th from 6:00PM-8:00PM. Please save the date and time for this special coming together. We will be sharing our accomplishments from the past year and our plans and goals for the coming year. This will also be a special time to honor our outgoing board members, welcome new board members and our new board chair. We look forward to this important time together. Read More »