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2019 Year in Review

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2019 Year in Review

We had a historic year of impact in 2019, from scaling Latino Network’s Juntos Aprendemos early learning program state-wide and passage of the $20M Equity Fund, to publication of the Preschool for All initiative’s comprehensive plan and significantly strengthening SVP’s own capacity. Read our Year in Review for a full look at the what else our Partnership accomplished! Read More »

Partner of the Month: Ron Eiseman

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Ron Eiseman has been a highly engaged Partner of SVP Portland since 2014. He served as co-Lead Partner* for Children’s Book Bank (CBB) from 2014-2018, bringing his finance and real estate acumen to help the organization both deepen and expand its impact in a sustainable way. His investment in CBB’s success grew when he joined their Board of Directors in 2014.  Read More »

Reinvesting in the Preschool for All Initiative

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We are proud to support Phase II of the Preschool for All initiative by investing an additional $5,000, along with the expertise and influence of our Partnership. SVP Partners are engaging in coalition building, finance strategy, early childhood program development, real estate, and campaign support.  Read More »

Meet Our Core Staff

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We are thrilled to be starting 2020 with a small but mighty team at SVP Portland! Read on to meet our team and learn who to contact with specific questions.  Read More »

Celebrating Dramatic Growth through True Partnership

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Celebrating Dramatic Growth through True Partnership

The most significant partnerships are those where we are able to have a consistent presence and grow together. Nowhere is this better displayed than in our collaboration with Latino Network. Join us for happy hour on January 29th to learn more about our partnership with Latino Network and their plans for scaling Juntos moving forward! Read More »

CAIRO: SVP’s Investment in an Innovative Preschool

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CAIRO: SVP’s Investment in an Innovative Preschool

Research shows that Somali immigrants children have some of the highest disparities in academic success. Most prominently, Somali children are impacted by the stark cultural differences in the approach to formal education. Enter CAIRO’s Preschool Promise program. Read More »

Partner of the Month: David Smith

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SVP Portland is kicking off 2020 by honoring David Smith as Partner of the Month. David has been deeply engaged since joining our Partnership, most recently on SVP’s internal Development Team where he is helping expand our Business Partnerships. Read More »