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Social Venture Partners San Antonio seeks out innovative, growing nonprofits that are making a measurable difference for families in San Antonio. We provide funding and expertise to expand their capacity and sustainability so those we support can do more. We choose organizations that have the most potential – we stand beside them so their success is our success.
We believe that together we will build a stronger future, enabled to solve our most entrenched problems.
SVPSA is connected to a global network of Social Venture Partners in 40 cities and 7 countries, sharing ideas and new methods, so we are always learning and aligning our passion to improve our communities.
Since our founding in 2016, SVP San Antonio has delved into discovering the core needs for families in San Antonio through educational programs and events. This helped us select our 2017-2018 investee, Youth Code Jam — and we saw remarkable results.
During this difficult time of responding to the COVID-19 pandemic, we are holding on grants, however we are providing some professional advisors to nonprofits that request help. Especially in the area of finance, HR, grant review and IT.
SVPSA welcomed author Paul Shoemaker to discuss his new book, Taking Charge of Change. He shares his perspectives on initiating change and what success looks like in a nonprofit organization as we continue in this new decade amidst the pandemic. Read More »
During the pandemic, businesses faces a crisis in upgrading their technology practices and policies—many without the resources they really needed. This was especially true for nonprofits. Bill Neely, Owner of Community CIO, helps solve technology issues for organizations. Neely specializes in custom software development, website design and maintenance. He discusses the importance of IT support and how understanding the “cloud,” plus other features of technology immensely benefit non-profit organizations and increase work efficiency in the office. Read More »