This month is #Female Founders month at Startup Grind. We are running the #SGWomen event series in partnership with Comcast. Hosting Lauren Harper founding Director of Venture Partners (SVP) Miami a part of a global network of 3,500+ venture philanthropists in 40+ cities, who have collectively contributed more than $63 million to 840+ social ventures. Going beyond traditional philanthropy, SVP employs a venture capitalist model - but with social returns as the goal. SVP Partners are executives, professionals, entrepreneurs and community leaders who leverage their expertise and resources to make strategic investments in their community.