Events

Upcoming Events

Thursday, September 6

5:00 pm-6:30 pm

New Partner Orientation

Are you a new Partner who has joined the SV2 community in the past year? Come gather with other new Partners at an SV2 “orientation” where we’ll talk about the ins and outs of SV2 — how our grantmaking and impact investing...

Thursday, September 6

6:30 pm-8:30 pm

The State of Our State – and the Role of a Free Press in It

Join well-known journalists Dave Lesher, Laurel Rosenhall, and Dan Walters from CALmatters as they discuss the “State of Our State” in the context of the 2018 elections. CALmatters is a nonpartisan, nonprofit media venture that covers...

Saturday, September 8

10:30 am-12:00 pm

SV2 Kids: Collective Roots

SV2 Partner and prospective Partner families with children ages 4-12 are invited to join us at Collective Roots! Join us at Collective Roots, where we’ll spend the morning together doing garden work, including weeding, mulching, and painting....

Tuesday, September 11

10:15 am-11:15 am

Prospective Partner Circle

We invite prospective SV2 Partners to come together for informal conversation with some more seasoned Partners. Learn more about how SV2 works, ways to engage, learn and lead within the SV2 community, and share what you are hoping for from your SV2...

Wednesday, September 12

11:30 am-1:30 pm

September Impact Investing Working Group

The SV2 Impact Investing Working Group discusses prospective impact investment opportunities, hears pitches from social entrepreneurs, and performs due diligence in order to make informed investment decisions on behalf of SV2. The Working Group is...

Sunday, September 16

7:30 pm-9:00 pm

Partner-Organized Event

Social Impact Book Club

*NOTE CHANGED DATE & TIME* This Partner-led Social Impact Book Club meets monthly to discuss the latest book on their reading list and explore social issues. In September, the club will be reading “Our Towns” by James Fallows and...

Tuesday, September 18

11:30 am-1:00 pm

Partner-Organized Event

Impact Investing Interest Circle Meeting

This ongoing Partner-led, no-host lunch provides a space to explore impact investing more broadly and more personally as a complement to the Impact Investing Working Group’s activities. We’ll explore questions such as, what attracts us...