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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

Year Up – National Capital Region

Year Up’s mission is to close the opportunity divide by providing urban young adults with the skills, experience test shorter.

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CentroNía

CentroNía provides affordable, quality education, professional development to educators, and family support services in a bilingual and multicultural environment to low-income children and families.

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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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A New Way to Set the Table: VPP’s Version of Collective Impact

There’s more than one way to host a celebration. One person might plan a sedate dinner party, with a carefully curated guest list. Another person might opt for a big bash …

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Kaiser Permanente of the Mid-Atlantic States Joins Venture Philanthropy Partners by Investing $1 Million in Prince George’s County Youth

In one of its largest grants to date, Kaiser Permanente of the Mid-Atlantic States has committed $1 million …

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