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Going Beyond Philanthropy
SVP is a philanthropic organization, but we do more than give away money.
We connect people who want to give back and the nonprofits that make change possible – cultivating effective philanthropists and strong organizations that deliver greater impact, together.
Side by side, we will build a Puget Sound region where everyone thrives regardless of income or race.
Stay tuned for updates from SVP Seattle Investees with information on their priorities and bills in the legislature and calls to action that you can take to support these priorities. Read More »
During the Winter Meeting we reflected on the practices of land acknowledgement, heard from leadership about the future of the SVP network, and learned from two SVP Seattle Investees at the end of their capacity building relationship. Read More »
Futurewise launched their Washington Can’t Wait Campaign to fight for action on climate change, environmental justice and affordable housing by passing the biggest changes to the Growth Management Act in three decades. Read More »
Camie Goldhammer, Daybreak Star Doulas’ program manager, and her team of doulas provid postpartum care critical to indigenous women. At Daybreakstar Doulas, they take on the traditional role of a grandma or an auntie — they are bringing indigenous practices of women supporting women back to their community. Read More »
February 25 @ 12:00 pm
In January 2021, Washington Green Schools formally changed its name to EarthGen. Join SVP Seattle in welcoming EarthGen’s Executive Director, Meredith Lohr, to share exciting updates about their work. Read More »
April 1 @ 11:00 am
How can philanthropists respond to the moment we are living in and leverage their wealth, power and capacity in real time? Join the Microsoft Alumni Network for their Philanthropy Learn & Connect webinar "Run to the Fire" to explore new philanthropy models and ways of giving.