Dress for Success Vancouver Society (DFSVancouver) promotes the economic independence of disadvantaged women in the Lower Mainland by providing professional attire, a network of support, and the career development tools to help women thrive in work and in life. Their...
Vancouver - February 6, 2013
BC Social Venture Partners announces the appointment of Tanya Oliva as Executive Director.
We currently have several Grantee opportunities in the pipeline at various stages of due diligence. The links are included here, so that Partners can familiarize themselves with the organizations under consideration. Going forward our goal is to prepare a quarterly update on the Grants Process, the groups that have been given consideration and their status. If you have any organizations that you think would be a good fit, please pass them along to staff for the appropriate follow up.
With the continued explosion of social networks and connected smartphones, giving has increasingly gone digital. If the recent crisis in Haiti is any example, this new fundraising tactic can yield amazing results. This is all highlighted by the millions and millions raised from text messages and online donations, all within a couple of days.
If the idea of donating your talents as well as your funds is of interest to you, please roam around this site to learn more about SVP.
We are a group of dedicated business people interested in working together to help address some of our community's most pressing issues. Currently, we are focused on ensuring happy, healthy , productive lives for children and their families. If you want to join us, please call Executive Director, Tanya Oliva at 604.568.9420.