Los Angeles Social Venture Partners (LASVP) is a diverse network of professionals who are pioneering a new model of giving -- Engaged Philanthropy. We bring our collective expertise and resources to innovative nonprofits in Los Angeles, collaborating with them to strengthen their organizations and expand their capacity to address major needs in our local communities. >> Read about the LASVP model.
Engaged partners are at the heart of our organization. We come from diverse backgrounds in business, law, medicine, philanthropy, and the arts. What unites us is our desire to make a difference in L.A. and our belief that leveraging our dollars with our time and expertise will maximize our impact. >> Read about Our Partners.
LASVP invests in impactful Los Angeles-based nonprofits. Our investment model takes a long-term perspective, and our relationships with investees typically span 3-4 years. >> Read about Our Investments.
CONNECTING PASSION & PURPOSE
We're please to announce the2012 Social Innovation Fast Pitch winners! Ezequiel Olvera (pictured) represented 2011 Fast Pitch winning organization Gumball Foundation. You can read more about the continued success of past Fast Pitch participants and LASVP investees on our blog. >>Read More
Synergy Charter Academy named Best Urban Elementary School in America Synergy Academies
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April 26, 2013 Read more
2012 Social Innovation Fast Pitch Winners Announced LASVP
October 25, 2012 Read more
SVP Network Conference: Audacious Philanthropy
October 17-19, 2013 Read more