What We Do: Social Venture Partners is the largest network of engaged donors in the world, and we do more than give away money. With 3200 Partners in 40 cities, SVP amplifies the impact of those out to do good by cultivating effective philanthropists, funding and strengthening nonprofits, and investing in collaborative solutions to entrenched social and environmental problems.
History: Founded in 1997 by Paul Brainerd and group of Seattle’s business leaders
By the Numbers
3200 members worldwide
40 cities in the US, Australia, Canada, China, India, Japan, Korea, Brazil and the UK
900+ nonprofits supported
70+ million (USD)
Tens of thousands of volunteer hours given to nonprofits