Social Venture Network

Social Venture Network connects, supports, and inspires business leaders and social entrepreneurs in expanding practices that build a just and sustainable economy.

SVN works to achieve this mission by:

  • Convening CEOs and founders: SVN focuses on building valuable peer-to-peer relationships among high-impact, innovative business leaders
  • Bringing entrepreneurial thinking to everything it does: SVN helped incubate many of the world's leading organizations advancing sustainable business, including BSR, BALLE, Net Impact, and ASBC
  • Fostering an active collaboration model: SVN fosters active collaborations among members to create new ideas, partnerships, and solutions
  • Engaging members holistically: SVN supports the entire person and develops both personal and professional leadership
  • Continuing to pioneer a new path: With a 24-year history, SVN is the network of pioneers of socially responsible business. SVN and its members are innovating every day.

SVN connects members to a growing community of innovative business leaders and social entrepreneurs to help them improve their businesses, enhance their leadership, and expand their impact.


Business Members

Stand With Us

Join us in working towards a sustainable economy that meets the challenges of the 21st century, based on strategic investments in work force and infrastructure; standards and safeguards that promote innovation and protect the public; and sustainable economic growth that fosters a growing, secure middle class.

Organizational Members

Our Partners

American Sustainable Business Council is a national partnership of 78+ business associations representing over 200,000 businesses and 325,000 entrepreneurs, managers, investors, and others. These partners support sustainable development, socially responsible business practices, and strong local Main Street economies.