News

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Feb

Grantee Spotlight: Somos Mayfair

SV2’s 2014-15 Education Grant Round winner, Somos Mayfair, works to support the residents of the Mayfair neighborhood in east San Jose in achieving their dreams and battling systemic inequities by promoting early literacy and fostering...

27

Feb

Launching Strategic Planning

As we approach the end of the third and final year of SV2’s 2014-17 strategic plan, the Board of Directors is gearing up for its next strategic planning process to define SV2’s next stage of growth and social impact. Save the date to...

27

Feb

SV2 Board of Directors Openings

Are you passionate about SV2?  Might you be interested in helping steward SV2 through its next chapter? We’re pleased to announce that SV2 will have seats on the Board of Directors to be filled this Spring. There will be an open...

27

Feb

Join SV2 Kids on May 6

Want to volunteer together with your family and learn about local nonprofits together? The SV2 Kids program is a hands-on service learning program for SV2 Partners and prospective Partners with children ages 4-12. Our next service...

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Feb

The Role of Philanthropy in Advancing Equity

As funders, we strive to help solve entrenched social challenges. And yet, we don’t often engage in courageous learning and honest discussion about the deep historical context that creates opportunities for some in our country and the...

01

Feb

Grantee Spotlight: Village Enterprise

Village Enterprise, a 2015-18 SV2 Grantee, works to end extreme poverty in rural east Africa through entrepreneurship and innovation. Since their founding in 1987, Village Enterprise has started over 33,000 businesses and trained over...

01

Feb

Know an SV2 Partner who has gone above and beyond?

No doubt you do! You can now thank and honor them by nominating them for the 2017 Laura Arrillaga-Andreessen Social Impact Award. Each year, this award is presented to a person who has gone above and beyond in their work with SV2. Any SV2...