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Client Impact

Nonprofits can tap into SVP Boulder County in many ways. Depending on where they’re most needing help, they can benefit from our education, leadership development or consulting programming:


Case Studies (in depth):Catapult

Summaries (from SVP’s early years):Dollar Sign

About our education programs

Some 200+ members of the Boulder County community attended SVP’s Boards With Brains educational programming in 2018. Staff and volunteers from 70+ organizations came to these professional development trainings to enhance and align their awareness of nonprofit governance best practices.

Sessions covered a breadth of governance themes, including introductory overviews, fundraising and financial management trainings.Idea People

Attendee Outcomes

  • Skills attainment
  • Enhanced leadership
  • Networking
  • Improved organizational performance

Attendee feedback:Pencil

  • “[BwB] helps build competence in the community.”
  • “Effective, actionable trainings and great networking opportunities with other nonprofits.”
  • “Everyone who attends takes away different golden nuggets of good information.”
  • “Well done, SVP. I’m always impressed with your workshops.”
  • “Quality is high with valuable, relevant information provided.”


In 2018, SVP provided executive coaching services to leaders from 12 Boulder County nonprofits. Clients meet with a volunteer coach 12 times over nine months to develop behavioral changes that helped transform them, their work, the people around them and their organizations.Conversation

Client Outcomes

  • Skills attainment
  • Enhanced leadership
  • Improved organizational performance

Partner Outcomes

  • Skills attainment
  • Relationship development
  • Improved philanthropic performance





In 2018, SVP provided 10 nonprofit leaders with facilitated peer learning to grow their leadership knowledge and management skills while building valuable relationships. Participants meet monthly to discuss topics ranging from building diverse and inclusive organizations to effectively engaging board members and sharing performance feedback.