Venture Philanthropy Partners: Investing in Social Change.

Investment Announcement

VPP Invests in Hillside Work-Scholarship Connection to Help At-Risk Youth in Prince George’s County Gain Job Skills, Stay in School

$1.95 million pledge will enable nearly 900 middle and high school students to gain work experience from local employers and the support needed to successfully graduate

Contact:
Veronica Selzler for VPP
202-263-4788
vselzler@vppartners.org
OR
Katie Redmond, Dixon Schwabl for Hillside Work-Scholarship Connection
585-383-0380
katie_redmond@dixonschwabl.com

VPP Partners With AppleTree to Expand Quality Preschool Opportunities for Low Income Children Throughout the District

$3.2 million investment will enable 1,200 three- and four-year-olds to benefit from acclaimed program and fund enhancement of its innovative preschool model

Contact:
Leslie Aun for VPP
(703) 517-4550
laun@vppartners.org
OR
Schuyler Softy, AppleTree
ssofty@appletreeinstitute.org

VPP and Urban Alliance Partner to Bring Career Skills To Low Income High Schoolers in National Capital Region

Region’s leading venture philanthropy organization to invest $3 million to support Urban Alliance growth throughout the region

Contact:
Leslie Aun for VPP
(202) 263-4797 (office)
(703) 517-4550 (cell)
laun@vppartners.org

Wendy-Ann Dixon-DuBois for Urban Alliance
(202) 459-4311 (office)
wdixon@theurbanalliance.org

VPP Invests $1.4M in Metro TeenAIDS and Urban Alliance to Serve 3,000 Youth

Contact: Victoria Vrana for VPP
(202) 263-4789 (office)
(301) 704-0998 (cell)
vvrana@vppartners.org

VPP Invests $5.5 Million in KIPP DC Growth



 Supports expansion that will more than double the number of students served by high performing college prep school system

Announcing Calvary Investment Partnership

It is with great pleasure we announce that VPP has entered into an investment partnership with Calvary Bilingual Multicultural Learning Center, making it our sixth philanthropic investment. This dynamic organization provides a wide range of family services to residents in the multi-ethnic neighborhoods of Mt. Pleasant and Columbia Heights of Washington, DC. The core of Calvary’s offerings are childcare and after-school programs, and youth development for 400 children from infancy through high school.

Announcing Calvary Partnership

We are very pleased to announce that Venture Philanthropy Partners (VPP) has entered into a multi-year investment partnership with the Calvary Bilingual Multicultural Learning Center, a child and family education and development center with an 18-year history of delivering a wide range of services in the District of Columbia.

Announcing Partnership with Boys and Girls Clubs of Greater Washington

We are delighted to announce that Venture Philanthropy Partners (VPP) has entered into an investment partnership with the Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Washington (BGCGW), a multi-service youth organization providing after-school academic enrichment and athletic activities to 35,000 children throughout the National Capital Region.

Announcing Partnership with Mary's Center for Maternal and Child Care

We are pleased to announce that Venture Philanthropy Partners (VPP) has entered into an investment partnership with Mary's Center for Maternal and Child Care, a comprehensive community health organization that provides health, social, and educational services to underserved families—women, men, children, and adolescents—in the District of Columbia.

Announcing Partnership with College Summit

Announcing Partnership with College Summit

We are pleased to announce that Venture Philanthropy Partners (VPP) has entered into an investment partnership with College Summit, a dynamic organization whose mission is to increase the college enrollment rate of low-income students by ensuring that every student who can make it in college makes it to college, and by putting college access “know-how” and support within the reach of every student.