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.

Granteesort descending Bay Area County State Country Cause Area Fund Type Year Amount (USD)
Village of Wisdom Inc. N/A NC United States Civic Participation Donor Advised 2020 200,000
Village School N/A VA United States Education Donor Advised 2020 1,000
Village United Church of Christ San Mateo CA United States Religion Donor Advised 2020 5,000
Village United Church of Christ San Mateo CA United States Religion Donor Advised 2020 1,000
Villages of Hope Silicon Valley Santa Clara CA United States Community Development Donor Advised 2020 1,000
Villanova University N/A PA United States Education Corporate Advised 2020 500
Villanova University N/A PA United States Education Donor Advised 2020 3,000
Vineyard Christian Fellowship of the Peninsula Santa Clara CA United States Other Donor Advised 2020 10,000
Vineyard Conservation Society Inc N/A MA United States Environment Donor Advised 2020 1,000
Vintage House Senior Multi- purpose Center of Sonoma Valley Sonoma CA United States Human Services Donor Advised 2020 1,000
Viola Blythe Community Service Center of Newark Alameda CA United States Community Development Corporate Advised 2020 5,000
Virginia Academy of Science Engineering and Medicine Inc N/A VA United States Sciences Donor Advised 2020 26,218
Virginia Garcia Memorial Foundation N/A OR United States Health Corporate Advised 2020 55,000
Virginia Organizing, Inc. N/A VA United States Civic Participation Donor Advised 2020 500
Virginia Tech Foundation, Inc. N/A VA United States Education Corporate Advised 2020 25,000
Virginia Tech Foundation, Inc. N/A VA United States Education Corporate Advised 2020 7,500
Vision Y Compromiso N/A CA United States Health Donor Advised 2020 5,000
Visionary Home Builders of California Inc N/A CA United States Housing and Transportation Donor Advised 2020 40,000
Visionary Home Builders of California Inc N/A CA United States Housing and Transportation Donor Advised 2020 75,000
VisionSpring N/A NY United States International Development Donor Advised 2020 250,000
Page SUM 712,718

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Granteesort descending Bay Area County Cause Area Fund Type Year Amount (USD)
Village of Wisdom Inc. N/A Civic Participation Donor Advised 2020 200,000
Village School N/A Education Donor Advised 2020 1,000
Village United Church of Christ San Mateo Religion Donor Advised 2020 5,000
Village United Church of Christ San Mateo Religion Donor Advised 2020 1,000
Villages of Hope Silicon Valley Santa Clara Community Development Donor Advised 2020 1,000
Villanova University N/A Education Corporate Advised 2020 500
Villanova University N/A Education Donor Advised 2020 3,000
Vineyard Christian Fellowship of the Peninsula Santa Clara Other Donor Advised 2020 10,000
Vineyard Conservation Society Inc N/A Environment Donor Advised 2020 1,000
Vintage House Senior Multi- purpose Center of Sonoma Valley Sonoma Human Services Donor Advised 2020 1,000
Viola Blythe Community Service Center of Newark Alameda Community Development Corporate Advised 2020 5,000
Virginia Academy of Science Engineering and Medicine Inc N/A Sciences Donor Advised 2020 26,218
Virginia Garcia Memorial Foundation N/A Health Corporate Advised 2020 55,000
Virginia Organizing, Inc. N/A Civic Participation Donor Advised 2020 500
Virginia Tech Foundation, Inc. N/A Education Corporate Advised 2020 25,000
Virginia Tech Foundation, Inc. N/A Education Corporate Advised 2020 7,500
Vision Y Compromiso N/A Health Donor Advised 2020 5,000
Visionary Home Builders of California Inc N/A Housing and Transportation Donor Advised 2020 40,000
Visionary Home Builders of California Inc N/A Housing and Transportation Donor Advised 2020 75,000
VisionSpring N/A International Development Donor Advised 2020 250,000
Page SUM 712,718

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14797 records found.
Granteesort descending State Cause Area Fund Type Year Amount (USD)
Wounded Warrior Project, Inc. KS Community Development Donor Advised 2020 200
Wounded Warrior Project, Inc. KS Community Development Donor Advised 2020 1,000
Wounded Warrior Project, Inc. KS Community Development Donor Advised 2020 400
Wounded Warriors Family Support, Inc. NE Human Services Donor Advised 2020 2,500
Wpll Foundation Inc NJ Youth Development Donor Advised 2020 20,000
WQED Multimedia PA Arts and Culture Donor Advised 2020 1,000
Wyoming Star Gazing WY Sciences Donor Advised 2020 2,500
Xavier University OH Education Donor Advised 2020 5,000
Xavier University OH Education Donor Advised 2020 5,000
Xavier University OH Education Donor Advised 2020 10,000
Xtreme Squash CA Youth Development Donor Advised 2020 5,000
Y Combinator Research Inc CA Sciences Donor Advised 2020 2,000,000
Yale University CT Education Donor Advised 2020 75,000
Yale University CT Education Donor Advised 2020 75,000
Yale University CT Education Donor Advised 2020 15,000
Yale University CT Education Donor Advised 2020 5,000
Yale University CT Education Donor Advised 2020 5,000
Yale University CT Education Donor Advised 2020 50,000
Yale University CT Education Donor Advised 2020 25,000
Yale University CT Education Donor Advised 2020 25,000
Page SUM 2,327,600

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