Hear from SPEB's Executive Director Regina Elmi about how their mission and vision will expand to cultivate multiculturalism and their growing work in advocacy. Read More
Meet EarthGen. Washington Green Scholls has a new name, logo, and colors to center youth as changemakers for environment justice. Learn how Lead Partner Carey Crutcher Smith provided crucial leadership from the brainstorming sessions to the design to the rollout to make EarthGen happen. Read More
Hear from Emiko Atherton, SVP's new executive director, share her takeaways after meeting with Partners, talking to community members, and getting to know the SVP team from her first 6 weeks. As Emiko develops the new roadmap for SVP, she invites you to join our Innovation and Incubation Campaign this fall. Read More
We're all still beaming about the SVP Fast Pitch Final Showdown held on November 10th. The 8th annual Final Showdown was overflowing with energy and inspiration as the 11 SVP Fast Pitch finalists took the stage at Kane Hall at the University of Washington, followed by a innovator showcase for community members to engage with all 21 organizations that participated in Fast Pitch this year. A big thanks to everyone who was involved to make the night such a success!
Last year, SVP kicked off our corporate partnership program as a way to more fully engage local businesses in our work. We recently caught up with a few of our current corporate partners and are excited to share of some of their experiences!
SVP is thrilled to welcome two brand new team members: Yvonne Chang and Jaimisa Gourley! Yvonne is our new office coordinator and Jaimisa is managing our Fast Pitch program. We are also excited to share that our staff writer, Cecilia Garza is stepping into a new role as SVP Seattle’s communications manager.