SVP is bold and bright—and we look a little bit different in each community. We invite you to get engaged in a personal way as you explore this website by selecting your own colors!
It starts with one person. One person joins many people. Together they will help build communities able to solve our most entrenched problems.
That’s SVP. A global network of local partners aligning passion and purpose.
Helping individuals realize greater impact with their giving, strengthening nonprofits, and investing in collaborative solutions – we make connections that make a difference. Connections that unleash potential.
Get caught up on all the details from the Spring All Partners meeting including the reveal of the 2016 investees Read More »
Read more about how SVP is having a positive impact on the community and their members in our 2016 Impact Report Read More »
Lyndsey Butcher, Executive Director of SHORE, and SVP's very own Jocelyn and Jacqui Murphy share the amazing benefits of working with Social Venture Partners Waterloo Region Read More »
What happens when two venture capitalists talk about philanthropy? While this may seem like the start of a joke, it’s actually the founding story of Social Venture Partners Waterloo Region (SVPWR). Jacqui Murphy, Vice President of Marketing at Auvik Networks, and Tim Jackson, Lead Executive at MaRS Centre for Impact Investing, were partners at Tech Capital Partners, an early-stage venture capital firm. In 2010, they both decided they wanted to get more involved in helping out the philanthropic community of Waterloo Region. Read More »