Other Communities We're In:

SVP International

Insider look: How philanthropic trends shape our strategy

Posted by alexsvpi

Yesterday I shared with you part 1 of an email series giving you the inside scoop on our updated strategy. Today I’m digging into the following question: What factors in the global landscape and the philanthropic sector help us understand what’s needed in SVP International’s updated approach? For those of you newer to SVP, you might be […] Read More »

What’s next for SVP? A new series

Posted by alexsvpi

Staff, Partners and community at SVP Tucson recently decided to build upon a long-standing and successful Fast Pitch model to adapt it to the changing philanthropic context – one that acknowledges that our local SVPs can play a role in addressing historic inequities in philanthropy. SVP Tucson CEO Ciara Garcia had this to share: “Our […] Read More »

Reimagining What’s Possible

Posted by admin

Hello SVP Community, Good morning from here in Seattle. How are you holding up? It’s been over nine months of this new pandemic world and while the recent news of a vaccine is certainly heartening, it’s clear we are not going back to gatherings, conferences, working together in person and the like any time soon. […] Read More »

SVP India: Recap on the National Partner Meet and SAMVAAD 2020

Posted by yvonne

The world has been profoundly affected by the global pandemic. Not only is it a threat to public health, the economic and social disruption, it has threatened the long-term livelihoods and wellbeing of millions. While all of us grapple with this new normal, SVP India is leading the quest to building a resilient eco-system to […] Read More »

Meet the Reimagine Pilot Grantmaking Committee

Posted by admin

SVP International staff selected a grant committee of sector experts and experienced systems change leaders to score nominated affiliates and nominees against the grant criteria. Read More »

Let’s Lead by Example

Posted by admin

Hello SVP Community, As a long-time SVP Partner, I’ve gotten to know many of you over the years. And, like you, I worry about what’s happening in the world and how we can do more together to strengthen communities in the face of injustice. Read More »

Collective Impact

Posted by admin

Network Friends and Partners, 2020. Whew, hard to believe we’re already in the last quarter of this year of so much change. In Seattle and across the West Coast of the US, we have lately been living with the devastating impacts of climate change right outside our windows – something I know many of our community in […] Read More »