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 certain types of funds: donor advised funds, corporate advised funds, and committee advised funds. It also includes grants made 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. Thus, the grant totals represented here may not equal the amount of grantmaking reported in our audited financial statements. The data shown here do provide an informative look at the breadth of causes supported by SVCF donors and by our strategic focus areas. Grant amounts shown as negative numbers represent adjustments to prior years’ grants.

Grantee Bay Area County State Country Cause Areasort descending Fund Type Year Amount (USD)
Addison Penzak Jewish Community Center of Silicon Valley Santa Clara CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 1,080
Beat the Streets Inc N/A NY United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 10,000
Positive Coaching Alliance Santa Clara CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 9,500
Riekes Center for Human Enhancement San Mateo CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 500
Singapore Children's Society N/A Singapore Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 37,500
Birch Rock Camp N/A ME United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 1,000
San Francisco Parks Alliance San Francisco CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 500
STREAT Ltd. N/A Australia Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 10,000
Special Olympics Northern California, Inc. Contra Costa CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 2,282
East Palo Alto Tennis and Tutoring Santa Clara CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 750
Boys & Girls Clubs of Monterey County N/A CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 2,000
At the Crossroads San Francisco CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 2,000
Girls To Women San Mateo CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 500
We Are Family Foundation N/A NY United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 350,000
You Matter Too N/A AZ United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 2,500
Little League Baseball Inc Santa Clara CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 750
AIESEC Italia N/A Italy Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 10,000
Stephen J. Wampler Foundation, Inc. N/A CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 25,000
Boys & Girls Club of the Peninsula San Mateo CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 15,000
Girl Scouts of Northeast Texas N/A TX United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 40,000
Page SUM 520,862

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Grantee Bay Area County Cause Areasort descending Fund Type Year Amount (USD)
Addison Penzak Jewish Community Center of Silicon Valley Santa Clara Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 1,080
Beat the Streets Inc N/A Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 10,000
Positive Coaching Alliance Santa Clara Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 9,500
Riekes Center for Human Enhancement San Mateo Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 500
Singapore Children's Society N/A Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 37,500
Birch Rock Camp N/A Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 1,000
San Francisco Parks Alliance San Francisco Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 500
STREAT Ltd. N/A Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 10,000
Special Olympics Northern California, Inc. Contra Costa Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 2,282
East Palo Alto Tennis and Tutoring Santa Clara Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 750
Boys & Girls Clubs of Monterey County N/A Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 2,000
At the Crossroads San Francisco Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 2,000
Girls To Women San Mateo Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 500
We Are Family Foundation N/A Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 350,000
You Matter Too N/A Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 2,500
Little League Baseball Inc Santa Clara Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 750
AIESEC Italia N/A Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 10,000
Stephen J. Wampler Foundation, Inc. N/A Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 25,000
Boys & Girls Club of the Peninsula San Mateo Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 15,000
Girl Scouts of Northeast Texas N/A Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 40,000
Page SUM 520,862

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13280 records found.
Grantee State Cause Areasort descending Fund Type Year Amount (USD)
StreetCode Academy CA Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 50,000
American Morgan Horse Educational Charitable Trust VT Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 10,000
Teen Success, Inc. CA Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 5,000
Tiger Woods Foundation Inc CA Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 7,500
Boys & Girls Club of the Peninsula CA Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 2,000
Hollister Youth Alliance CA Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 250
Addison Penzak Jewish Community Center of Silicon Valley CA Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 1,800
Positive Coaching Alliance CA Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 5,000
Boys & Girls Club of the Peninsula CA Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 6,000
Fight for Life Foundation Inc IN Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 5,000
Backpack Buddies Inc. VA Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 1,000
Girls To Women CA Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 500
Minds Matter OR Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 5,000
Boy Scouts of America CA Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 5,000
Girl Scouts of Northeast Texas TX Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 40,000
Jeremiah's Promise CA Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 400
Peninsula Bridge Program CA Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 1,000
Blackstone Valley Youth Football and Cheerleading RI Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 -2,500
San Francisco Parks Alliance CA Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 10,000
Camp for All Kids MO Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 1,500
Page SUM 154,450

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12650 records found.
Grantee Country Cause Areasort descending Fund Type Year Amount (USD)
Addison Penzak Jewish Community Center of Silicon Valley United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 1,080
Beat the Streets Inc United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 10,000
Positive Coaching Alliance United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 9,500
Riekes Center for Human Enhancement United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 500
Singapore Children's Society Singapore Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 37,500
Birch Rock Camp United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 1,000
San Francisco Parks Alliance United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 500
STREAT Ltd. Australia Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 10,000
Special Olympics Northern California, Inc. United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 2,282
East Palo Alto Tennis and Tutoring United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 750
Boys & Girls Clubs of Monterey County United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 2,000
At the Crossroads United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 2,000
Girls To Women United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 500
We Are Family Foundation United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 350,000
You Matter Too United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 2,500
Little League Baseball Inc United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 750
AIESEC Italia Italy Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 10,000
Stephen J. Wampler Foundation, Inc. United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 25,000
Boys & Girls Club of the Peninsula United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 15,000
Girl Scouts of Northeast Texas United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 40,000
Page SUM 520,862

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13280 records found.