I believe that service to others is an essential element of a good life. At the moment, my service takes the form of being part of the Social Venture Partners.

SVP is an innovative organization that seeks to bring the venture capital model to the philanthropy by making multi-year investments of expertise, time and money in Seattle-area non-profits. 

Belonging to SVP is part of my search for a cause or three to sink my teeth into in a more substantial and long-term way. Have suggestions? I'm all ears