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Cookie Cart Receives First Grant Check

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Cookie Cart was selected as a SVP Investee at Pitch Night in November 2017. Over the past six months, Cookie Cart executive director Matt Halley, SVP Lead Partner Dan Kinsella and their teams have been hard at work evaluating Cookie Cart’s capacity and setting goals for growth. Aside from plans and milestones being established, the […] Read More »

Social Venture Partners Minnesota Accepting Letters of Inquiries for Capacity Building Grant

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Social Venture Partners Minnesota (SVP) is now accepting Letters of Interest (LOI) for their fall 2018 Capacity Building Grant, which combines both a financial grant and pro bono consulting services, from promising nonprofits that serve the social, developmental and/or educational needs of under-resourced teens in the seven-county metro area. Read More »

Elpis Enterprises Chosen as Social Venture Partners Minnesota’s Newest Grantee

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Social Venture Partners (SVP) Minnesota selected Elpis Enterprises as its newest grantee at the May 31, 2018 Pitch Night. Elpis Enterprises will receive hundreds of hours of pro bono business consulting and up to $75,000 in grants over three years from SVP. The pro bono hours will focus on projects to build Elpis Enterprises’ capacity […] Read More »

Cookie Cart Chosen as Social Venture Partners Minnesota’s Newest Grantee

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Social Venture Partners (SVP) Minnesota has selected Cookie Cart as its newest grantee. Twin Cities-based nonprofit Cookie Cart will receive hundreds of hours of pro bono business consulting and up to $75,000 in grants over three years from SVP Minnesota. The pro bono hours will focus on projects to build Cookie Cart’s capacity and sustainability as they expand to their new St. Paul location. Read More »

Social Venture Partners Minnesota to Provide Pro Bono Consulting & Up To $75,000 in Grants to The BrandLab

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Twin Cities-based nonprofit The BrandLab will receive hundreds of hours of pro bono business consulting and up to $75,000 in grants over three years from Social Venture Partners (SVP) Minnesota. The pro bono hours will focus on building The BrandLab’s capacity to scale and bring more pipeline diversity to the Twin Cities and its communications industry. Read More »

Meristem Staff Engages Together in Charitable Work

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The partnership between Meristem and Social Venture Partners Minnesota (SVP-MN) began in October of 2011. Charlie Maxwell, Meristem’s founder and CEO, felt strongly that SVP-MN shared Meristem’s passion for serving at-risk youth. Additionally, SVP-MN’s creed of engaged philanthropy, which encompasses giving not only money but one’s time and talent to improve the community, was a […] Read More »

Lube-Tech to Provide Program Support to Spark-Y through the Social Venture Partners Minnesota Philanthropic Partners Model

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As part of its ongoing mission to assist and improve the community where it does business, Lube-Tech will be providing program support and up to $75,000 in grant money to Spark-Y, a 501c3 nonprofit that provides sustainable education for youth through Twin Cities schools and partner organizations. Read More »