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It starts with one person. One person joins many people. Together we help strengthen our communities and contribute to a better world.

Social Venture Partners is an international network of engaged philanthropists who invest time, money and professional expertise in local non-profits. Through our model of Venture Philanthropy, we seek to effect significant, long-term positive social change in our community.



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  • Current News

    Earlier this year we asked Partners if they were serious about creating social change; if they had questions about how we can really make a difference in the lives of children and youth at risk. Read More »

    NEW SVP INVESTEE! For nearly 25 years PEDAL has operated a successful bike shop and social enterprise, supporting youth by offering mechanical repair training, access to bicycles and the skills to ride safely and to navigate, wherever they might live. Read More »

    NEW SVP INVESTEE! Burnaby MoreSports offers free after-school sports programs in high-need schools in Burnaby. Read More »

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

    Featured Events

    Drinks + Thinks: November!

    November 14 @ 4:30 pm

    A casual after work gathering for SVP Partners. Read More »