Getting Proximate to Understand Multiple Narratives

The Importance of Multiple Narratives  This article is the second in a series about the principles and practice of getting proximate: Article 1: Overview: Confronting Truths, Changing Narratives, and Impacting System What is a...



SV2 Teens Kicks Off in January 2021!

SV2 Teens will start Sunday, January 10th 2021 for Teens (grades 7 – 12) of SV2 Partners. That may seem far away, but it will be here before we know it! To participate in the program this year, Teens – please apply here by Friday, Jan....



Economic Inclusion Grant Round Kicks Off in September

The Economic Inclusion Grant Round -- part of SV2's local Pathways to Opportunity focus -- will look at approaches and organizations that are supporting economic rebuilding in just, equitable, and inclusive ways. At our Kickoff meeting,...



Board Members: Thank You & Welcome

It is with deep appreciation that we celebrate the impact of two outgoing SV2 Board members: Shalyn Eason and Linda Lazor.  Both will continue as active, engaged Partners next year.  Shalyn Eason has served on the SV2 Board for the...



SV2 is hiring a Chief Executive Officer

Silicon Valley Social Venture Fund (SV2) is a vibrant community of hundreds of individuals and families who have joined together to learn about and practice effective giving while pooling their resources and talents to create...



2019-2020 Year in Review

Amidst rapidly changing circumstances, SV2 is grateful for our community of Partners, Grantees, Impact Investees, and Colleagues who are allies in our work.  The multiple challenges facing our region and world required a rapid response...



SV2 Organizational Transitions

With every immense challenge comes immense opportunity. Although our country and our region face major upheaval on multiple fronts—from public health to the economy to racial injustice—SV2 sees this as an opportunity to rethink and...