Sponsorship Opportunities

When you partner with Silicon Valley Community Foundation to place an ad or sponsor an event, you create an even greater philanthropic impact in our region, while simultaneously helping to bolster the community foundation's mission and vision. The community foundation offers exciting opportunities for you or your company to gain visibility among our diverse audiences of high-net worth donors, professional advisors, local nonprofits and community leaders. 


SVCF Magazine Ad Placements

Learn More - ONE: Innovations Through Philanthropy

Silicon Valley Community Foundation produces two issues of the award winning magazine, SVCF every year and invites your organization to become a part of it. The magazine currently enjoys a circulation to roughly 11,000 high-net worth community foundation donors, nonprofit organizations, community leaders and professional advisors. Please review our media kit which provides detailed information about the benefits of and guidelines for advertising in one: innovation through philanthropy.

For additional information, please contact Dory Gannes at 650.450.5581 or dgannes@siliconvalleycf.org.

Donor & Community Events

Regional Meeting

Silicon Valley Community Foundation has a tradition every Fall with our annual Regional Meeting. This year's Regional Meeting, which is free to the public thanks to our generous sponsors, will be held on Monday, October 13, 2014 at the Santa Clara Convention Center.

In continuing to build our vision to be a comprehensive center for philanthropy that inspires greater civic participation, the community foundation this year convened hundreds of friends, donors, community organizations, local leaders and corporate executives.

We are happy to speak to you about sponsorship opportunities for the 2014 Regional Meeting. For additional information, please contact Dory Gannes at 650.450.5581 or dgannes@siliconvalleycf.org.

Corporate Philanthropy Institute/Powered by EF Awards

The Corporate Philanthropy Institute (CPI) will prepare professionals working in corporate citizenship and philanthropy to meet these changing expectations as well as anticipate future demands. The conference will examine changing expectations of corporate citizenship, strategic local and global philanthropic programs, addressing business challenges through social responsibility efforts, creating corporate collaboratives, and assessing the impact of social investments.

Each year, Powered by EF brings together more than 200 leaders in the corporate citizenship community to celebrate successes of the past year. This year, we will honor four companies and individuals for their impactful work in corporate responsibility. We invite you to submit award nominations to recognize quality community programming offered around the world.

To find out how to sponsor this event, download our sponsorship opportunities brief here.

Caltrain Holiday Train

The Caltrain Holiday Train offers you an opportunity for name/brand association with a high-profile community event that has traditionally attracted thousands of families from San Francisco to Santa Clara. This is a fantastic opportunity to reach this audience and increase the viewership or listenership of your organization.

For more information, visit the Caltrain Holiday Train sponsorship opportunities website.


Other sponsorship opportunities

Silicon Valley Community Foundation hosts a variety of events throughout the year for our donors and the community as a whole, as part of our commitment to offer world-class donor services.

Past sponsored events have included:

  • Conference on Charitable Giving, co-presented with Stanford University and sponsored by Silicon Valley/San Jose Business Journal.
  • SVGives - One of the pillars of SVCF’s mission is to strengthen the common good locally. This 24-hour online fundraising effort gives the community foundation the opportunity to raise millions of dollars for thousands of nonprofits – and make a difference to people’s lives here in Santa Clara, San Mateo and San Benito counties.

For additional information on sponsoring donor and community events please contact us at 650.450.5444 or donate@siliconvalleycf.org.


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