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United
Now more than ever
to fight poverty
United
Now more than ever
for career pathways
United
Now more than ever
for families and children
United
Now more than ever
for financial independence
United
Now more than ever
for community resiliency

Our Mission

poverty doesn’t have to exist —
let’s end it together. 

bREAKING THE CYCLE OF POVERTY

EARLY LEARNING

So every child can thrive in school and in life.

Supporting child development, school readiness, K-3 literacy, tutoring and parent/caregiver programs for families with children, from infancy through age 8. 

the impact of your support

bREAKING THE CYCLE OF POVERTY

CAREER PATHWAYS

Strengthening lifelong earning power.

Equipping opportunity youth and adults with the skills and training to further their education, employment and career. 

why your support matters

bREAKING THE CYCLE OF POVERTY

FINANCIAL EMPOWERMENT

Helping families build assets.

Expanding access to financial literacy, planning tools, and asset-building to individuals and families.

the impact of your support

bREAKING THE CYCLE OF POVERTY

COMMUNITY RESILIENCY

Investing directly where it counts.

Working side-by-side with nonprofit partners to ensure resources, relief, and basic needs get to the people who need it most.

why your support matters

YOU CAN Make a Difference through THE IMPACT FUND

Powered by the community, for the community.

Improve the lives of children and families in the Greater Philadelphia region.

Join the collective fight to end poverty and expand opportunity for all.

stand with us 

With the right investments and collaboration, we can build
a future where poverty doesn't exist.
- Bill Golderer, President & CEO

TOGETHER, WE ARE STRONGER

As donors, neighbors, and civic leaders, we’re united to advance clear goals, accountability and impact.

Your combined support fuels life-saving, transformative missions across Greater Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey—work that is vital to our communities, our families, and to each and every one of us.

We need your help to make sure we can continue to tackle poverty at its core.

1.75M

People positively impacted in our region

150+

Community partners making real impact to fight poverty

$14.8M

Invested across our communities

50K+

Families served through early learning

Fueling Initiatives

The poverty fight calls for continued innovation. Explore our other offerings that tackle poverty at its core.

SVP Philadelphia

SVP Philadelphia is a community of partners committed to mobilizing people and leveraging resources to reduce intergenerational poverty in our region.

GET involved with trust-based philanthropy.

The Promise

Philadelphia is the poorest big city in the nation. Let’s change that. Join the first-of-its-kind collaboration between government, business and philanthropy to lift 100K people out of poverty by 2025.  

help philly rise from poverty.

Knowledge Center

The region’s go-to hub for continuous measurement, accountability, and learning in the collective poverty fight. 

COMING SOON.