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)
Trustees of Tufts College N/A MA United States Education Donor Advised 2018 25,000
Palo Alto Art Center Foundation Santa Clara CA United States Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2018 600
University of Richmond N/A VA United States Education Donor Advised 2018 20,000
Junipero Serra High School San Mateo CA United States Education Donor Advised 2018 10,000
East Oakland Boxing Association Alameda CA United States Education Donor Advised 2018 200
Cancer CAREpoint Inc Santa Clara CA United States Health Donor Advised 2018 2,000
Regents of the University of California At Berkeley Alameda CA United States Education Donor Advised 2018 25,000
French American International School San Francisco CA United States Education Donor Advised 2018 15,000
Menlowe Ballet San Mateo CA United States Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2018 5,000
Conservation Colorado Education Fund N/A CO United States Donor Advised 2018 50,000
Friends of Palo Alto Junior Museum and Zoo Santa Clara CA United States Education Donor Advised 2018 5,000
Bat Conservation International, Inc. N/A TX United States Environment Donor Advised 2018 1,000
Netherland-America Foundation Incorporated N/A NY United States International Development Donor Advised 2018 1,000
Jewish Community of Amherst Inc. N/A MA United States Religion Donor Advised 2018 360
Facing History and Ourselves, Inc. Alameda CA United States Education Donor Advised 2018 5,000
Mercy for Animals N/A CA United States Animal Welfare Donor Advised 2018 2,000
Ravenswood Education Foundation San Mateo CA United States Education Donor Advised 2018 10,000
Wagner Society of Northern California San Francisco CA United States Sciences Donor Advised 2018 2,000
IDEO.ORG N/A NY United States Community Development Donor Advised 2018 625
KQED Inc San Francisco CA United States Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2018 1,000
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Grantee Bay Area County Cause Area Fund Typesort descending Year Amount (USD)
Trustees of Tufts College N/A Education Donor Advised 2018 25,000
Palo Alto Art Center Foundation Santa Clara Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2018 600
University of Richmond N/A Education Donor Advised 2018 20,000
Junipero Serra High School San Mateo Education Donor Advised 2018 10,000
East Oakland Boxing Association Alameda Education Donor Advised 2018 200
Cancer CAREpoint Inc Santa Clara Health Donor Advised 2018 2,000
Regents of the University of California At Berkeley Alameda Education Donor Advised 2018 25,000
French American International School San Francisco Education Donor Advised 2018 15,000
Menlowe Ballet San Mateo Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2018 5,000
Conservation Colorado Education Fund N/A Donor Advised 2018 50,000
Friends of Palo Alto Junior Museum and Zoo Santa Clara Education Donor Advised 2018 5,000
Bat Conservation International, Inc. N/A Environment Donor Advised 2018 1,000
Netherland-America Foundation Incorporated N/A International Development Donor Advised 2018 1,000
Jewish Community of Amherst Inc. N/A Religion Donor Advised 2018 360
Facing History and Ourselves, Inc. Alameda Education Donor Advised 2018 5,000
Mercy for Animals N/A Animal Welfare Donor Advised 2018 2,000
Ravenswood Education Foundation San Mateo Education Donor Advised 2018 10,000
Wagner Society of Northern California San Francisco Sciences Donor Advised 2018 2,000
IDEO.ORG N/A Community Development Donor Advised 2018 625
KQED Inc San Francisco Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2018 1,000
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Grantee Country Cause Area Fund Typesort descending Year Amount (USD)
Trustees of Tufts College United States Education Donor Advised 2018 25,000
Palo Alto Art Center Foundation United States Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2018 600
University of Richmond United States Education Donor Advised 2018 20,000
Junipero Serra High School United States Education Donor Advised 2018 10,000
East Oakland Boxing Association United States Education Donor Advised 2018 200
Cancer CAREpoint Inc United States Health Donor Advised 2018 2,000
Regents of the University of California At Berkeley United States Education Donor Advised 2018 25,000
French American International School United States Education Donor Advised 2018 15,000
Menlowe Ballet United States Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2018 5,000
Conservation Colorado Education Fund United States Donor Advised 2018 50,000
Friends of Palo Alto Junior Museum and Zoo United States Education Donor Advised 2018 5,000
Bat Conservation International, Inc. United States Environment Donor Advised 2018 1,000
Netherland-America Foundation Incorporated United States International Development Donor Advised 2018 1,000
Jewish Community of Amherst Inc. United States Religion Donor Advised 2018 360
Facing History and Ourselves, Inc. United States Education Donor Advised 2018 5,000
Mercy for Animals United States Animal Welfare Donor Advised 2018 2,000
Ravenswood Education Foundation United States Education Donor Advised 2018 10,000
Wagner Society of Northern California United States Sciences Donor Advised 2018 2,000
IDEO.ORG United States Community Development Donor Advised 2018 625
KQED Inc United States Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2018 1,000
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13110 records found.