Events

Greetings Partners & SV2 Friends! Based on the latest developments with COVID-19, we have made some changes in SV2 programming. All SV2 events through the end of the year will be held virtually. Please continue to RSVP so that we can send you information on virtual participation. We appreciate your understanding and support as we continue to give and learn together in new ways. See you online! 

Upcoming Events

Wednesday, December 16

5:30 pm-6:45 pm

SV2 Partner Open House: Supporting Grantees Beyond-the-Dollars

Join us to learn more about how SV2 supports our current Grantees beyond-the-dollars. Share your input and learn ways to get involved! SV2 Partners provide pro bono support to our Grantees to help them achieve their goals. This is referred across...

Friday, December 18

10:00 am-11:15 am

SV2 Partner Open House: Supporting Grantees Beyond-the-Dollars

Join us to learn more about how SV2 supports our current Grantees beyond-the-dollars. Share your input and learn ways to get involved! SV2 Partners provide pro bono support to our Grantees to help them achieve their goals. This is referred across...

Sunday, December 20

7:30 pm-9:00 pm

Social Impact Book Club

The SV2 Book Club meets monthly to discuss the latest book on their reading list and explore social issues. During the October meeting, SV2 Partners will discuss My Beloved World by Sonia Sotomayor. All SV2 Partners are invited to participate. RSVP...

Sunday, January 10

1:30 pm-4:00 pm

SV2 Teens – Orientation & Program Kickoff

This high‐energy session will be packed with team building, setting team norms, sharing personal social change passions, leadership development, and best practices in grantmaking. Key components of the program and schedule will also be covered.

Wednesday, January 13

11:30 am-1:30 pm

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 recommendations on behalf of SV2. The Working...

Sunday, January 24

1:30 pm-4:00 pm

SV2 Teens – Issue Area Learning and Community Building

Teens will spend time learning more about philanthropy, an asset-based community development, the nuts and bolts of grantmaking, and site visit best practices.Teens will select a social impact issue are of focus for the program.

Tuesday, January 26

11:00 am-1:30 pm

Environment LGR Meeting 1 of 2

Environmental issues are now at the forefront of challenges facing the world, with many implications for the Bay Area and our local communities. Join us as we learn more about important issues such as the climate crisis and solutions environmental...

Saturday, February 6

1:30 pm-4:00 pm

SV2 Teens – Understanding Promising Solutions

We’ll do some skill-building in understanding promising solutions in the area of focus, as well as how to thoughtfully and empathetically assess nonprofits. Teens will narrow down to three organizations they’d like to invite to participate in...