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 Country Cause Area Fund Typesort ascending Year Amount (USD)
Boys & Girls Club of the Peninsula San Mateo CA United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 10,000
United Way Worldwide N/A TX United States Community Development Corporate Advised 2018 24,582
WeHOPE Santa Clara CA United States Human Services Corporate Advised 2018 2,000
Downtown Oklahoma City Initiatives, Inc. N/A OK United States Community Development Corporate Advised 2018 50,000
Georgia Tech Foundation Inc N/A GA United States Education Corporate Advised 2018 25,000
Board of Trustees of the Leland Stanford Junior University N/A CA United States Education Corporate Advised 2018 10,000
Tracys Kids Inc N/A MD United States Health Corporate Advised 2018 50,000
Indian Institute of Science N/A India Higher Education Corporate Advised 2018 17,500
RBK For Training N/A Jordan Sciences Corporate Advised 2018 78,000
Operation Care and Comfort Solano CA United States Community Development Corporate Advised 2018 1,000
Gideon Pond Elementary School N/A MN United States Education Corporate Advised 2018 3,000
Black Stone Valley Advocacy Center N/A RI United States Human Services Corporate Advised 2018 5,000
United States Fund for UNICEF N/A NY United States International Development Corporate Advised 2018 350,000
Love and Second Chances Contra Costa CA United States Animal Welfare Corporate Advised 2018 250
United Way Worldwide N/A TX United States Community Development Corporate Advised 2018 82,811
Draper Community Foundation N/A UT United States General Nonprofit Support Corporate Advised 2018 2,500
Chelmsford Youth Baseball Inc N/A MA United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 1,500
United States Fund for UNICEF San Francisco CA United States International Development Corporate Advised 2018 150
Spy Hop Productions Inc N/A UT United States Arts & Culture Corporate Advised 2018 5,000
Fresh Lifelines for Youth, Inc. Santa Clara CA United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 30,000
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Grantee Bay Area County Cause Area Fund Typesort ascending Year Amount (USD)
Boys & Girls Club of the Peninsula San Mateo Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 10,000
United Way Worldwide N/A Community Development Corporate Advised 2018 24,582
WeHOPE Santa Clara Human Services Corporate Advised 2018 2,000
Downtown Oklahoma City Initiatives, Inc. N/A Community Development Corporate Advised 2018 50,000
Georgia Tech Foundation Inc N/A Education Corporate Advised 2018 25,000
Board of Trustees of the Leland Stanford Junior University N/A Education Corporate Advised 2018 10,000
Tracys Kids Inc N/A Health Corporate Advised 2018 50,000
Indian Institute of Science N/A Higher Education Corporate Advised 2018 17,500
RBK For Training N/A Sciences Corporate Advised 2018 78,000
Operation Care and Comfort Solano Community Development Corporate Advised 2018 1,000
Gideon Pond Elementary School N/A Education Corporate Advised 2018 3,000
Black Stone Valley Advocacy Center N/A Human Services Corporate Advised 2018 5,000
United States Fund for UNICEF N/A International Development Corporate Advised 2018 350,000
Love and Second Chances Contra Costa Animal Welfare Corporate Advised 2018 250
United Way Worldwide N/A Community Development Corporate Advised 2018 82,811
Draper Community Foundation N/A General Nonprofit Support Corporate Advised 2018 2,500
Chelmsford Youth Baseball Inc N/A Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 1,500
United States Fund for UNICEF San Francisco International Development Corporate Advised 2018 150
Spy Hop Productions Inc N/A Arts & Culture Corporate Advised 2018 5,000
Fresh Lifelines for Youth, Inc. Santa Clara Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 30,000
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Grantee Country Cause Area Fund Typesort ascending Year Amount (USD)
Boys & Girls Club of the Peninsula United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 10,000
United Way Worldwide United States Community Development Corporate Advised 2018 24,582
WeHOPE United States Human Services Corporate Advised 2018 2,000
Downtown Oklahoma City Initiatives, Inc. United States Community Development Corporate Advised 2018 50,000
Georgia Tech Foundation Inc United States Education Corporate Advised 2018 25,000
Board of Trustees of the Leland Stanford Junior University United States Education Corporate Advised 2018 10,000
Tracys Kids Inc United States Health Corporate Advised 2018 50,000
Indian Institute of Science India Higher Education Corporate Advised 2018 17,500
RBK For Training Jordan Sciences Corporate Advised 2018 78,000
Operation Care and Comfort United States Community Development Corporate Advised 2018 1,000
Gideon Pond Elementary School United States Education Corporate Advised 2018 3,000
Black Stone Valley Advocacy Center United States Human Services Corporate Advised 2018 5,000
United States Fund for UNICEF United States International Development Corporate Advised 2018 350,000
Love and Second Chances United States Animal Welfare Corporate Advised 2018 250
United Way Worldwide United States Community Development Corporate Advised 2018 82,811
Draper Community Foundation United States General Nonprofit Support Corporate Advised 2018 2,500
Chelmsford Youth Baseball Inc United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 1,500
United States Fund for UNICEF United States International Development Corporate Advised 2018 150
Spy Hop Productions Inc United States Arts & Culture Corporate Advised 2018 5,000
Fresh Lifelines for Youth, Inc. United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 30,000
Page SUM 748,293

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13110 records found.