Know anyone with an interest in building a culture of service and effective giving among teens in Silicon Valley?
SV2 is seeking a new SV2 Teens Program Manager. This part-time, fixed-term consultant will play a key role in the SV2 community. Learn more here. Applications due October 12th.
Read our impact report that features the inspiring work of each of our Grantees, as well as the ways in which SV2 funding and Beyond-the-Dollars Support have helped them to scale. You'll also read about SV2's powerful outcomes related to our Partners, who report becoming more strategic and generous in their giving.
In the International Grant Round, Partners selected Village Enterprise as the winner. In the Education Grant Round, Partners selected Somos Mayfair. Village Enterprise and Somos Mayfair each will receive a grant of $150,000 over three years plus SV2 Beyond-the-Dollars support.
This year SV2 piloted one-time, funding-only finalist grants of $25,000 to those organizations that advanced to the final stages of each Grant Round. The Finalist Grantees were Jacaranda Health and Project Muso in the International Grant Round and Grail Family Services in the Education Grant Round.
This spring SV2 Partners also completed the first of two pilot Lightning Grant Rounds. Taking place in about a month, the Lightning Grant Round awarded Mission Asset Fund a one-time grant of $15,000, which will accompanied by specific Beyond-the-Dollars support. Read more about all of our winners here!
Networks call for a new approach to leadership. An increasing number of social change organizations, such as collective impact initiatives, straddle organization and network.
Learn about the differences between network and organizational leadership in the following video, and explore how to adapt your own leadership approach to maximize your impact.
Presenters include Heather McLeod Grant, Chris Block and Lance Fors.