Upcoming Events

Tuesday, January 21

11:30 am-1:30 pm

Partner-Organized Event

Learning About Disability Issues in the Bay Area and Beyond

Join Kumiko Yoshinari, Ellen Lussier and other SV2 Partners for a Partner-organized learning event on the issues around providing effective support and assistance to people with physical and mental disabilities. The  keynote speaker, Judy Heumann,...

Thursday, January 23

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...

Thursday, January 23

11:30 am-1:30 pm

Leading Systems Change

Local communities are facing serious challenges – rising income inequality, a shortage of affordable housing, chronically underfunded public schools, increasing gun violence, and weather and water impacts of climate change. This has many...

Tuesday, January 28

11:30 am

Community Deep Dive Grant Round Kickoff

At the Community Deep Dive Grant Round Kickoff Meeting, Partners will learn about the history, current landscape, assets, and challenges of North Fair Oaks / Redwood City from an expert panel of community leaders. The panel discussion will set the...

Thursday, January 30

1:00 pm-2:30 pm

Partner-Organized Event

Family Philanthropy Interest Circle

The Family Philanthropy Interest Circle is a Partner-led group which provides a safe space to explore personal experiences, successes, and challenges in an ongoing, intimate setting. If you are a current Partner with a family foundation, a donor...

Sunday, February 2

6:30 pm-8:30 pm

SV2 Board Hosted Partner Community Dinner – Values Aligned Investing

Our first Board hosted dinner of 2020 will take place on Sunday, February 2. SV2 Partners are invited to the home of Tony Stayner and Beth Cross in San Mateo to discuss the topic of Impact Investing. The specific address will be provided following...

Sunday, February 9

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...