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, and corporate 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 Area Fund Typesort descending Year Amount (USD)
North Valley Community Foundation N/A CA United States General Nonprofit Support Corporate Advised 2018 20,000
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill N/A NC United States Education Corporate Advised 2018 100,000
Independent Arts & Media San Francisco CA United States Arts & Culture Corporate Advised 2018 500
Pyxera Global, Inc. N/A DC United States International Development Corporate Advised 2018 115,995
NYOS Charter School Inc N/A TX United States Education Corporate Advised 2018 3,000
World Hunger Relief Inc N/A TX United States International Development Corporate Advised 2018 5,000
Community Seva Inc Santa Clara CA United States Food Security Corporate Advised 2018 250
NalandaWay Foundation N/A India Arts & Culture Corporate Advised 2018 5,000
Marys Center for Maternal and Child Care Inc N/A DC United States Health Corporate Advised 2018 5,000
San Francisco Forty Niners Foundation Santa Clara CA United States Human Services Corporate Advised 2018 3,000
Boston Cares Inc N/A MA United States General Nonprofit Support Corporate Advised 2018 17,500
New Community Church San Mateo CA United States Corporate Advised 2018 5,000
EARN Inc San Francisco CA United States Community Development Corporate Advised 2018 500
Pacifica Girls Softball League San Mateo CA United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 1,500
Floreciendo Alameda CA United States Community Development Corporate Advised 2018 20,000
Via Rehabilitation Services, Inc. Santa Clara CA United States Human Services Corporate Advised 2018 10,000
Boys & Girls Clubs of La Habra-Brea N/A CA United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 15,000
Hope Center for Kids N/A NE United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 15,000
Preetirang Sanctruary Solano CA United States Religion Corporate Advised 2018 250
ASEAN Foundation N/A Indonesia International Development Corporate Advised 2018 600
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Grantee Bay Area County Cause Area Fund Typesort descending Year Amount (USD)
North Valley Community Foundation N/A General Nonprofit Support Corporate Advised 2018 20,000
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill N/A Education Corporate Advised 2018 100,000
Independent Arts & Media San Francisco Arts & Culture Corporate Advised 2018 500
Pyxera Global, Inc. N/A International Development Corporate Advised 2018 115,995
NYOS Charter School Inc N/A Education Corporate Advised 2018 3,000
World Hunger Relief Inc N/A International Development Corporate Advised 2018 5,000
Community Seva Inc Santa Clara Food Security Corporate Advised 2018 250
NalandaWay Foundation N/A Arts & Culture Corporate Advised 2018 5,000
Marys Center for Maternal and Child Care Inc N/A Health Corporate Advised 2018 5,000
San Francisco Forty Niners Foundation Santa Clara Human Services Corporate Advised 2018 3,000
Boston Cares Inc N/A General Nonprofit Support Corporate Advised 2018 17,500
New Community Church San Mateo Corporate Advised 2018 5,000
EARN Inc San Francisco Community Development Corporate Advised 2018 500
Pacifica Girls Softball League San Mateo Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 1,500
Floreciendo Alameda Community Development Corporate Advised 2018 20,000
Via Rehabilitation Services, Inc. Santa Clara Human Services Corporate Advised 2018 10,000
Boys & Girls Clubs of La Habra-Brea N/A Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 15,000
Hope Center for Kids N/A Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 15,000
Preetirang Sanctruary Solano Religion Corporate Advised 2018 250
ASEAN Foundation N/A International Development Corporate Advised 2018 600
Page SUM 343,095

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13110 records found.
Grantee State Cause Area Fund Typesort descending Year Amount (USD)
Code.org WA Education Corporate Advised 2018 5,000
The Momentum Group ID Workforce Development Corporate Advised 2018 5,000
Paradise Recreation and Park District CA Community Development Corporate Advised 2018 4,500
Little League Baseball Inc IL Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 650
American Cancer Society Inc CA Human Services Corporate Advised 2018 25,000
Sacred Heart Community Service CA Human Services Corporate Advised 2018 1,000
Good Samaritan Center of San Antonio TX Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 5,000
Pan Massachusetts Challenge Trust MA Health Corporate Advised 2018 5,000
The Radiosurgery Society CA Community Development Corporate Advised 2018 5,000
Chelmsford High School MA Education Corporate Advised 2018 6,000
The Harker School CA Education Corporate Advised 2018 250
Fremont Girls Sports Association CA Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 1,500
United Way Worldwide TX Community Development Corporate Advised 2018 45,516
Greene Scholars CA Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 5,000
Code Orange Robotics Inc CA Education Corporate Advised 2018 2,500
Crystal Springs Uplands School CA Education Corporate Advised 2018 250
National Mentoring Partnership Incorporated MA Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 8,045
University of California Berkeley Foundation CA Education Corporate Advised 2018 1,000
American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals NY Animal Welfare Corporate Advised 2018 250
Wild Plum Center for Young Children and Families Inc CO Education Corporate Advised 2018 500
Page SUM 126,961

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12587 records found.
Grantee Country Cause Area Fund Typesort descending Year Amount (USD)
North Valley Community Foundation United States General Nonprofit Support Corporate Advised 2018 20,000
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill United States Education Corporate Advised 2018 100,000
Independent Arts & Media United States Arts & Culture Corporate Advised 2018 500
Pyxera Global, Inc. United States International Development Corporate Advised 2018 115,995
NYOS Charter School Inc United States Education Corporate Advised 2018 3,000
World Hunger Relief Inc United States International Development Corporate Advised 2018 5,000
Community Seva Inc United States Food Security Corporate Advised 2018 250
NalandaWay Foundation India Arts & Culture Corporate Advised 2018 5,000
Marys Center for Maternal and Child Care Inc United States Health Corporate Advised 2018 5,000
San Francisco Forty Niners Foundation United States Human Services Corporate Advised 2018 3,000
Boston Cares Inc United States General Nonprofit Support Corporate Advised 2018 17,500
New Community Church United States Corporate Advised 2018 5,000
EARN Inc United States Community Development Corporate Advised 2018 500
Pacifica Girls Softball League United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 1,500
Floreciendo United States Community Development Corporate Advised 2018 20,000
Via Rehabilitation Services, Inc. United States Human Services Corporate Advised 2018 10,000
Boys & Girls Clubs of La Habra-Brea United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 15,000
Hope Center for Kids United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 15,000
Preetirang Sanctruary United States Religion Corporate Advised 2018 250
ASEAN Foundation Indonesia International Development Corporate Advised 2018 600
Page SUM 343,095

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13110 records found.