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    Danielle has a diverse background, with experience in communications, HR, finance, fund development and program development, but more importantly, she is passionate and committed to making a difference. Read More »

    As a new ED, it quickly became clear to me that this partnership is full of passionate and talented individuals who want their non-profit investment to go much farther than just a dollar value. I am honoured to work with such dedicated individuals. 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 »

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