Today's organization helps nonprofits use the tools of social innovation to advance their missions.
The company identifies social innovation as system-changing ideas that solve existing public challenges. These new ideas include:
- social entrepreneurship
- social enterprise
- venture philanthropy
- strategic fundraising
- growth and capital
- social investing
Their services fall into 3 categories:
- Grow Program- help nonprofit organizations determine whether a program is ready to increase its scale, how to grow it strategically, where to find growth capital, and how to implement a successful plan.
- Find Greater Resources- help nonprofit organizations introduce new revenue streams, communicate more effectively with potential donors, find good fundraisers, and leverage their board more effectively.
- Connect to the National Movement- build connections between innovators nationally and innovators in the Southwest, Social Velocity helps to bring attention, resources and momentum to their region.