Ensuring all students are on a clear pathway to economic security

Our Mission


Since its inception in 2008, Social Venture Partners Sacramento has united the power of the business community with the passion of the nonprofit world. SVP Sacramento is a growing community of engaged venture philanthropists, united by the common goal of providing every child in the Greater Sacramento region with an excellent education.

Our mission is to advance excellence in education for children throughout the Greater Sacramento Region by investing and engaging with nonprofits.

We dream that such excellence includes:

  • The caliber of K-12 educational opportunities throughout the Sacramento region makes us one of America’s best places to raise kids.

  • The Sacramento region's schools are enjoyed by students as welcoming, safe and healthy, and highly effective learning communities.

  • Sacramento being ranked among those region's nationwide with the highest quality of education in our country available and affordable to all children.

  • 100% of our 3rd graders reading at or above grade level

  • 2/3 of our 5th, 8th, and 11th Graders Proficient to Advanced in Science/Math

  • All of our students graduate with a 0% dropout rate

  • 100% of our high school graduates succeed in their first best choice of college and/or career (learning for college and learning for life)