Our Mission

We foster a community of engaged citizens, strengthen social impact organizations, and invest in collaborative solutions – building powerful relationships to tackle our community’s social challenges.


 Our Vision

We envision a thriving greater Boston community in which all people have the opportunity to reach their full potential

Strategic Objectives:

  • Fostering a community of engaged citizens, by providing a rich array of learning opportunities for our partners, growing our membership, and serving as a leading voice in our community. 

  • Strengthening social impact organizations, by providing grants and pro-bono consulting services to our portfolio and by expanding opportunities for other organizations to receive support.

  • Investing in collaborative solutions by developing strategic relationships with mission-aligned partners.


Social Venture Partners International

Since 2002, SVP Boston has provided more than $5M in funding, and tens of thousands of hours of pro-bono support, to more than 20 of our city’s most impactful nonprofits.

SVP Boston is a chapter of SVP International – an organization that amplifies the impact of donors and nonprofits worldwide. With more than 40 chapters in 8 countries, SVP partners number more than 3,400 globally, and have collectively provided more than $70M to nearly 1000 nonprofits that are changing lives around the world.