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 2019, as well as the four 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 represents nearly $1.26 billion in grants made by Silicon Valley Community Foundation in 2019 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 descending Year Amount (USD)
March of Dimes Foundation N/A GA United States Health Donor Advised 2018 500
American Diabetes Association Inc N/A VA United States Health Donor Advised 2018 1,000
Childfund International USA Contra Costa VA United States Human Services Donor Advised 2018 19,152
American Civil Liberties Union Foundation, Inc. N/A NY United States Civic Participation Donor Advised 2018 10,000
Philanthropic Ventures Foundation Alameda CA United States General Nonprofit Support Donor Advised 2018 500
Save the Children Federation Inc Solano CT United States International Development Donor Advised 2018 300
United States Catholic Conference N/A CA United States Religion Donor Advised 2018 7,500
Vida Joven de Mexico N/A CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 10,000
Community Foundation of New Jersey N/A NJ United States Community Development Donor Advised 2018 3,750,000
Committee for Green Foothills Santa Clara CA United States Environment Donor Advised 2018 500
Juilliard School N/A NY Ukraine Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2018 2,000
People for the American Way Foundation N/A DC United States Civic Participation Donor Advised 2018 50,000
Board of Trustees of the Leland Stanford Junior University N/A CA United States Education Donor Advised 2018 800,000
Government Accountability Project, Inc. N/A DC United States Civic Participation Donor Advised 2018 300,000
HFF Charitable Foundation N/A TX United States Human Services Donor Advised 2018 1,000
Middle East Peace Dialogue Network, Inc. N/A NJ United States International Development Donor Advised 2018 10,000
Sierra Pregnancy & Health N/A CA United States Health Donor Advised 2018 1,140
Avenidas Santa Clara CA United States Human Services Donor Advised 2018 1,000
Indigenous Educational Network of Turtle Island N/A MN United States Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2018 20,000
Stichting Mama Cash N/A Netherlands Civic Participation Donor Advised 2018 550,000
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Grantee Bay Area County Cause Area Fund Typesort descending Year Amount (USD)
March of Dimes Foundation N/A Health Donor Advised 2018 500
American Diabetes Association Inc N/A Health Donor Advised 2018 1,000
Childfund International USA Contra Costa Human Services Donor Advised 2018 19,152
American Civil Liberties Union Foundation, Inc. N/A Civic Participation Donor Advised 2018 10,000
Philanthropic Ventures Foundation Alameda General Nonprofit Support Donor Advised 2018 500
Save the Children Federation Inc Solano International Development Donor Advised 2018 300
United States Catholic Conference N/A Religion Donor Advised 2018 7,500
Vida Joven de Mexico N/A Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 10,000
Community Foundation of New Jersey N/A Community Development Donor Advised 2018 3,750,000
Committee for Green Foothills Santa Clara Environment Donor Advised 2018 500
Juilliard School N/A Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2018 2,000
People for the American Way Foundation N/A Civic Participation Donor Advised 2018 50,000
Board of Trustees of the Leland Stanford Junior University N/A Education Donor Advised 2018 800,000
Government Accountability Project, Inc. N/A Civic Participation Donor Advised 2018 300,000
HFF Charitable Foundation N/A Human Services Donor Advised 2018 1,000
Middle East Peace Dialogue Network, Inc. N/A International Development Donor Advised 2018 10,000
Sierra Pregnancy & Health N/A Health Donor Advised 2018 1,140
Avenidas Santa Clara Human Services Donor Advised 2018 1,000
Indigenous Educational Network of Turtle Island N/A Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2018 20,000
Stichting Mama Cash N/A Civic Participation Donor Advised 2018 550,000
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Grantee Country Cause Area Fund Typesort descending Year Amount (USD)
March of Dimes Foundation United States Health Donor Advised 2018 500
American Diabetes Association Inc United States Health Donor Advised 2018 1,000
Childfund International USA United States Human Services Donor Advised 2018 19,152
American Civil Liberties Union Foundation, Inc. United States Civic Participation Donor Advised 2018 10,000
Philanthropic Ventures Foundation United States General Nonprofit Support Donor Advised 2018 500
Save the Children Federation Inc United States International Development Donor Advised 2018 300
United States Catholic Conference United States Religion Donor Advised 2018 7,500
Vida Joven de Mexico United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 10,000
Community Foundation of New Jersey United States Community Development Donor Advised 2018 3,750,000
Committee for Green Foothills United States Environment Donor Advised 2018 500
Juilliard School Ukraine Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2018 2,000
People for the American Way Foundation United States Civic Participation Donor Advised 2018 50,000
Board of Trustees of the Leland Stanford Junior University United States Education Donor Advised 2018 800,000
Government Accountability Project, Inc. United States Civic Participation Donor Advised 2018 300,000
HFF Charitable Foundation United States Human Services Donor Advised 2018 1,000
Middle East Peace Dialogue Network, Inc. United States International Development Donor Advised 2018 10,000
Sierra Pregnancy & Health United States Health Donor Advised 2018 1,140
Avenidas United States Human Services Donor Advised 2018 1,000
Indigenous Educational Network of Turtle Island United States Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2018 20,000
Stichting Mama Cash Netherlands Civic Participation Donor Advised 2018 550,000
Page SUM 5,534,592

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13110 records found.