Past Events

Past Events

Tuesday, February 25, 2020

10:30 am-2:30 pm

How of Giving: Art of Assessing Nonprofits

Is this workshop for you? We’ve designed this interactive workshop for SV2 Partners, including the newest and most seasoned. Prospective Partners are welcome to attend as well. What will we learn? Learn how nonprofit assessment is both an art and...

Saturday, February 22, 2020

11:30 am-1:30 pm

Get Proximate – North Fair Oaks Guided Walking Tour

Join fellow SV2 Partners for a short walk through the North Fair Oaks neighborhood. The walk will be lightly guided and include a walking map, site visits, and specific community assets to observe. Share reflections with Partners over lunch at a...

Wednesday, February 19, 2020

11:30 am-1:30 pm

February 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...

Tuesday, February 11, 2020

11:30 am-1:30 pm

North Fair Oaks Community Grant Round Meeting #2

At Meeting #2, Partners will review the Letters of Interest (LOIs) and select six organizations to learn more deeply about. This Grant Round will take a new approach to the application process: verbal “coffee chats” between small groups of...

Tuesday, February 11, 2020

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...

Sunday, February 9, 2020

6:00 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 9. 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, 2020

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...

Saturday, February 8, 2020

9:00 am-11:00 am

SV2 Kids BioBlitz at Hellyer Park

SV2 Partner and prospective Partner families with children ages 4-12 are invited to join us for a BioBlitz at Hellyer Park! At the BioBlitz, you, your children, and naturalists will come together to explore Hellyer park and document observations of...