Our mission is to alleviate global suffering through scalable social entrepreneurship & impact investing.


  • We are a Grand Challenges impact investing fund, bringing venture capital standards into the social enterprise sector, to create powerful social businesses that solve humanitarian problems.

Get to know the Northwest Social Venture Fund

Get Engaged in Powerful Work for Social Good

Acceleration for Growth

Interested in tackling growth milestones with peer founders and a seasoned advisor? Connect with our partner accelerator, TenX.org.

Education for Impact

Curious about impact investing? Learn more about our Impact Investing Education Series and how you can get involved.

Investor Relations

Does putting capital to work for good interest you? Read more to learn about investment opportunities with the NWSVFund team.


Our team brings passion, philanthrocapitalist values, sharp business & investing expertise, and a strong work ethic. Read more about our Fund Advisors, Management Team, and University Analytics Staff.

Unconferences for Social Impact

Are you a social impact hacker or philanthrocapitalism junkie? Come hang out with us at the Social Venture Society unconferences, “Hacking Social Impact”, this year in Seattle, Portland or San Francisco.