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Together, we’re investing in a better future for vulnerable children and youth in Greater Washington.

Built on the principles of venture capital investing, our approach consists of four key components.

Our Approach

We started with a simple idea—that relevant principles of private investing could transform the nonprofit sector.

Our History

Built on the principles of venture capital investing, our approach consists of four key components.

Our Approach

We started with a simple idea—that relevant principles of private investing could transform the nonprofit sector.

Our History

We are tireless innovators building strong organizations and strategic networks that measurably improve the lives of children and youth throughout Greater Washington.

Hear From Our Partners

Ready for Work

Ready for Work is VPP's six-year, $15 million cross-sector collaboration that seeks to ensure that Prince George's County high school students graduate career- and college-ready.

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AppleTree

AppleTree is an entrepreneurial enterprise consisting of a research and development institute and a public charter preschool with ten AppleTree campuses, serving as models for effective teaching and learning.

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Urban Alliance

Urban Alliance empowers under-resourced youth to aspire, work, and succeed through paid internships, formal training and mentorship.

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Evaluation

Building Evaluation Capacity within a Nonprofit – How Funders Can Help (and Not Cause Trouble)

The value of metrics in social change is undeniable. As funders and nonprofits, we understand that the best way to showcase the positive difference our work makes…

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Kaiser Permanente of the Mid-Atlantic States Helps Students Start School Strong

As students at Suitland, High Point and Oxon Hill High Schools returned to school last week, many of them were greeted by a generous donation…

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