Our Mission

Pacific Community Ventures creates economic opportunity in low- and middle-income communities. We achieve our mission by providing working capital to small business owners, entrepreneurship advice, and impact investing field building. Watch our origin story.
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Meet Our Companies

Over the past decade, we've helped thousands of small businesses create tens of thousands of jobs. Our companies have shown job growth at ten times the national average. 50% of our companies are female-owned, and 56% are minority-owned. Meet some of our advised and funded companies!
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Latest News and Publications

February 25, 2015

Support And Celebrate Job Creation At PCV’s Annual Luncheon

Get ready for an empowering luncheon on creating quality jobs for the people who need them most.

February 19, 2015

What The 2015 Independent Business Survey Means To You

The findings of the 2015 Independent Business Survey are important for all of us working to foster small businesses and local economies

February 17, 2015

PCV In The San Francisco Chronicle

Thousands of small business owners are ready to create new jobs and prosperity for communities hardest hit by the recession. 

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January 05, 2015

Invest Northwest: Eight-Year Social Performance Review

Creating jobs through mission investing: Read our white paper on the Northwest Area Foundation and Invest Northwest.

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December 08, 2014

PCV 2014 Holiday Gift Guide

This holiday season, shop small and save big! In this guide you’ll find special holiday promotions offered exclusively to the PCV network from small businesses that we support.

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November 03, 2014

2014 Impact Investing Global Policy Report

This report builds on the work of the IIPC over the last five years, to provide information and analysis on policy innovation as a critical tool to grow impact investing markets globally. 

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