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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.
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.
We believe that together we will build a stronger future, enabled to solve our most entrenched problems.
Since our founding in 2016, SVPSA 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.
Nonprofits in San Antonio report an increase in need for services but also a drop in funding, loss of earned revenue and technology gaps to provide help in a nonprofit survey just released by Social Venture Partners San Antonio (SVPSA), The Nonprofit Council and United Way of San Antonio and Bexar County. How to fill this growing gap is the primary concern for nonprofit leaders who are quickly having to adapt to the community needs related to the COVID-19 pandemic. Read More »
Children are more confident, have better behavior, feel challenged and are learning skills for jobs of the future when they learn coding in elementary school. This is why, Social Venture Partner San Antonio's selected Youth Code Jam two and a half years ago for our first nonprofit investee. Thanks to hard work, visionary leadership at Youth Code Jam and coaching and investment from SVPSA and the community, the organization has blossomed Read More »