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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.
SVP Seattle is hiring a a Finance & Operations Manager is responsible for providing administrative support across the organization as well as serving as Full Charge Bookkeeper. Read More »
We now look to evolve and realign SVP Seattle around a framework for philanthropy that centers racial equity and catalyzes systems change. Our journey is about evolving how we practice philanthropy: using new techniques and prioritizing work that changes unjust systems. Read More »
As we reflect on the one-year anniversary of the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, hear from the Portfolio Grant Committee about the emerging themes they captured from all of SVP Seattle's capacity building Investees. Read More »
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 »
The Social Venture Partners model was created in 1997, in Seattle, Washington. The vision was a philanthropic community that borrowed from venture capital practices and made highly engaged investments of money, resources and business expertise in local nonprofit organizations, with the aim of developing their capacity and sustainability. Read More »
August 10 @ 6:00 pm
Join us over drinks and food to socialize and network with fellow Partners. August's Partner social will be in the Bellevue area.
July 22 @ 4:30 pm
Join us to explore how SVP can help you realize greater impact with your giving. Partners and staff will provide a brief overview of SVP, discuss how they’re involved, and share their perspectives on how they and the community gain from the work.
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October 28 @ 11:00 am
Join leaders from Social Venture Partners International as they illuminate their theory of change and the process behind its creation. Read More »