Grants: Where the Giving Goes

SVCF makes grants to nonprofit organizations that are large and small, old and new, local, regional, national and international.

Explore the catalog

We hope you will use this tool to explore the catalog of thousands of grants made by SVCF in 2020, as well as the five previous years. In doing so, you can see the breadth of causes that our donors care about (as witnessed by the grants from donor advised, committee advised and corporate advised funds). You can also see those grants that have been directed by our staff and board of directors (grants from our “discretionary grantmaking”) because of their central importance to SVCF’s strategic focus areas for improving life in Silicon Valley. 

The data provided here represent more than $1.78 billion in grants made by Silicon Valley Community Foundation in 2020 from donor advised funds, corporate advised funds, and committee advised funds, as well as from SVCF’s discretionary grantmaking strategies. The data does not include grants from SVCF supporting organizations, employee matching gift funds and a variety of other fund types. Grant amounts shown as negative numbers represent adjustments to prior years’ grants.

Grantee Bay Area County State Countrysort ascending Cause Area Fund Type Year Amount (USD)
Chancellor Masters and Scholars of the University of Cambrid N/A England Education Donor Advised 2018 45,000
University of Nottingham N/A England Education Donor Advised 2018 53,453
Chancellor Masters and Scholars of the University of Cambrid N/A England Education Donor Advised 2018 50,000
New Economy Organisers Network N/A England Community Development Donor Advised 2018 42,285
Chancellor Masters & Scholars of the University of Oxford N/A England Education Donor Advised 2018 -105
Chancellor Masters & Scholars of the University of Oxford N/A England Education Donor Advised 2018 275,217
Chancellor Masters & Scholars of the University of Oxford N/A England Education Donor Advised 2018 225,000
Malaria Consortium N/A England Health Donor Advised 2018 26,600,000
Chancellor Masters & Scholars of the University of Oxford N/A England Education Donor Advised 2018 -74,500
Cherie Blair Foundation For Women N/A England Civic Participation Corporate Advised 2018 50,000
Chancellor Masters & Scholars of the University of Oxford N/A England Education Corporate Advised 2018 80,008
University of Nottingham N/A England Education Donor Advised 2018 3,600
Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals N/A England Animal Welfare Donor Advised 2018 231,677
Chancellor Masters and Scholars of the University of Cambrid N/A England Education Donor Advised 2018 2,500
Charitable Giving N/A England General Nonprofit Support Corporate Advised 2018 30,000
University of Southampton N/A England Education Donor Advised 2018 2,000
University College London N/A England Education Donor Advised 2018 126,097
Chancellor Masters and Scholars of the University of Cambrid N/A England Education Donor Advised 2018 25,000
Chancellor Masters & Scholars of the University of Oxford N/A England Education Donor Advised 2018 -3,602
Centre for Effective Altruism N/A England General Nonprofit Support Donor Advised 2018 2,688,000
Page SUM 30,451,630

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Grantee Bay Area County Cause Area Fund Type Year Amount (USD)
Second Harvest Food Bank of Santa Clara & San Mateo Counties Santa Clara Food Security Donor Advised 2018 1,000
Across the Bridge Foundation Santa Clara Education Donor Advised 2018 5,000
Art and Craft 4 All Inc Santa Clara Arts & Culture Corporate Advised 2018 -250
Abilities United Santa Clara Human Services Donor Advised 2018 1,000
Alzheimer's Disease and Related Disorders Association, Inc. Santa Clara Health Donor Advised 2018 25,000
Peninsula Open Space Trust Santa Clara Environment Donor Advised 2018 100,000
Silicon Valley Education Foundation Santa Clara Education Donor Advised 2018 25,000
Chabad of Greater South Bay Santa Clara Religion Donor Advised 2018 200
Lucile Packard Foundation for Children's Health Santa Clara General Nonprofit Support Donor Advised 2018 13,000
Young Mens Christian Association Of Silicon Valley Santa Clara Human Services Donor Advised 2018 1,000
Across the Bridge Foundation Santa Clara Education Donor Advised 2018 25,000
Assyrian Arts Institute Santa Clara General Nonprofit Support Donor Advised 2018 1,045
Silicon Valley De-Bug Santa Clara Human Services Donor Advised 2018 20,600
San Jose Mercury News Wish Book Fund, Inc. Santa Clara General Nonprofit Support Donor Advised 2018 200
VMC Foundation Santa Clara Health Donor Advised 2018 1,000
Anita Borg Institute for Women and Technology Santa Clara Sciences Corporate Advised 2018 50,000
San Jose Childrens Discovery Museum Santa Clara Arts & Culture Corporate Advised 2018 25,000
Pathways Home Health and Hospice Santa Clara Health Donor Advised 2018 10,000
Peninsula Open Space Trust Santa Clara Environment Donor Advised 2018 10,000
Second Harvest Food Bank of Santa Clara & San Mateo Counties Santa Clara Food Security Donor Advised 2018 10,000
Page SUM 323,795

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Grantee Countrysort ascending Cause Area Fund Type Year Amount (USD)
Chancellor Masters and Scholars of the University of Cambrid England Education Donor Advised 2018 45,000
University of Nottingham England Education Donor Advised 2018 53,453
Chancellor Masters and Scholars of the University of Cambrid England Education Donor Advised 2018 50,000
New Economy Organisers Network England Community Development Donor Advised 2018 42,285
Chancellor Masters & Scholars of the University of Oxford England Education Donor Advised 2018 -105
Chancellor Masters & Scholars of the University of Oxford England Education Donor Advised 2018 275,217
Chancellor Masters & Scholars of the University of Oxford England Education Donor Advised 2018 225,000
Malaria Consortium England Health Donor Advised 2018 26,600,000
Chancellor Masters & Scholars of the University of Oxford England Education Donor Advised 2018 -74,500
Cherie Blair Foundation For Women England Civic Participation Corporate Advised 2018 50,000
Chancellor Masters & Scholars of the University of Oxford England Education Corporate Advised 2018 80,008
University of Nottingham England Education Donor Advised 2018 3,600
Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals England Animal Welfare Donor Advised 2018 231,677
Chancellor Masters and Scholars of the University of Cambrid England Education Donor Advised 2018 2,500
Charitable Giving England General Nonprofit Support Corporate Advised 2018 30,000
University of Southampton England Education Donor Advised 2018 2,000
University College London England Education Donor Advised 2018 126,097
Chancellor Masters and Scholars of the University of Cambrid England Education Donor Advised 2018 25,000
Chancellor Masters & Scholars of the University of Oxford England Education Donor Advised 2018 -3,602
Centre for Effective Altruism England General Nonprofit Support Donor Advised 2018 2,688,000
Page SUM 30,451,630

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13110 records found.