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    Through his participation in the Opportunities Committee (OC) and various SVP events, Greg enjoys meeting many Partners, Investees, and prospective Investees. He continues to learn more about non-profit organizations and how to provide effective support to help them accomplish their missions. Read More »

    "In the SVP context of providing funding and assistance," says Larry, "some Partners may be hesitant to be represented as "experts" in general or in a particular area; or they may wonder if their experience base readily translates to the needs of a small not-for-profit." Read More »

    Welcome to SVP's newest Investee, Learning Disabilities Association Vancouver. LDAV’s mission is to empower every child and youth in Greater Vancouver with a learning disability to achieve life-long success and happiness. Read More »

    SVP Vancouver publishes a weekly Snapshot that captures interesting news and updates, events, and volunteer opportunities. Read More »

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