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SVP and Paige Ponder: 10 Years of Partnership

As part of our ten year anniversary celebration, we sat down with Paige Ponder, former executive director of One Million Degrees for a Q&A to reflect on our organizations' work together. Our first community partner, OMD was an instrumental collaborator to kickstarting SVP Chicago. Read More »

10 Year Anniversary Q&A with SVP Chicago Founder Tasha Seitz

We sat down with SVP partner Tasha Seitz, who was instrumental in starting the SVP Chicago affiliate 10 years ago, to ask her about the development of the organization over the last decade.  Read More »

SVP Partners Joined Panel of Community Leaders to Learn About Assets, Challenges of West Side

In October, our partners joined a virtual panel discussion with Breakthrough Executive Director Yolanda Fields, CPD Sergeant Jermaine Harris, and Homan Square Executive Director Kevin Sutton. In this panel moderated by SVP partner John Mjoseth, the community leaders shared their advice, experiences, and recommendations for how SVP could be of the most help to West Side nonprofits and communities.  Read More »

Featured SVP Chicago Partner

For Tasha Seitz, Social Venture Partners (SVP) Chicago is the perfect intersection of her venture investment experience and her philanthropic work. Tasha is a partner at JK&B Capital where since the mid-1990’s, she has been investing in early stage, technology companies, helping them grow and thrive. Read More »