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SEED20 Presents: From SEED to Harvest

Posted by heatherkarriker

The 150+ nonprofit Social Entrepreneurs EmpowereD who comprise the SEED20 Alumni Network continue to make an impact across a multitude of issues in the Charlotte area.  We want to help our alumni strengthen their social capital and storytelling capabilities, providing a capacity for them that is sorely needed in our current online world, and which […] Read More »

And the winners are…….

Posted by katiegauntner

The 9th Annual SEED20 was a huge success! Our transition to SEED20 OnLine due to the COVID-19 crisis featured many firsts. With the shift to an online platform, the audience had the opportunity to select all three winners from the comfort of their own homes and computers. The viewing and voting window was expanded to […] Read More »

Selection Night 2020-SVP Partner Harrison Marshall shares

Posted by katiegauntner

Harrison Marshall, long time SVP Partner and SEED20 Steering Committee member, shared his inspiring thoughts during the SEED20 Selection night earlier in March.  Please take a minute to read his thoughtful words below: You do so much for our community. Some of you focus on the needs of children and youth: You know that leadership […] Read More »

Announcing the 10 SEED20 Finalists!

Posted by katiegauntner

At selection night, all twenty participants in the SEED20 Class of 2020 gave their three-minute pitches in hopes of being selected as one of the ten finalists.  It is always a challenge to select only ten and this year was no exception.  All twenty organizations deserve the community’s support and are meeting pressing social needs. […] Read More »

Urgent Updates for SEED20 OnStage

Posted by katiegauntner

Our Social Venture Partners Board of Directors and our SEED20 Steering Committee recognize the need to do our part in prioritizing public health and containment of the Coronavirus.  In weighing the best options against the impact to the nonprofit participants and community, we decided to proactively curtail our March 31st SEED20 OnStage event to eliminate […] Read More »

Toast to the Twenty Success!

Posted by katiegauntner

Click here to read all about the class of 2020! Read More »

Announcing the SEED20 Class of 2020!

Posted by katiegauntner

Over the last nine years, SVP has had the opportunity to foster social entrepreneurship in Charlotte. We are thrilled to announce the SEED20 Class of 2020!   Attach Families, Inc. Catawba Riverkeeper Foundation City Startup Labs El Puente Hispano Emerge-The Art of Leadership Feeding Charlotte Galilee Ministries of East Charlotte The Hope House Foundation iSpeak […] Read More »