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, corporate advised funds, and committee 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 Areasort descending Fund Type Year Amount (USD)
San Francisco Parks Alliance San Francisco CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 500
STREAT Ltd. N/A Australia Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 10,000
Special Olympics Northern California, Inc. Contra Costa CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 2,282
We Are Family Foundation N/A NY United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 350,000
Fresh Lifelines for Youth, Inc. Santa Clara CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 10,000
Girls in the Game NFP N/A IL United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 25,000
You Matter Too N/A AZ United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 2,500
At the Crossroads San Francisco CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 2,000
Braven Incorporated Santa Clara CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 100,000
Live in Peace Inc San Mateo CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 25,000
Stephen J. Wampler Foundation, Inc. N/A CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 25,000
ChildFund Korea N/A South Korea Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 15,000
Boys & Girls Clubs of San Francisco San Francisco CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 5,000
Santa Clara Swim Club Santa Clara CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 5,000
The Specialized Foundation Santa Clara CA United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 400
Eluna N/A PA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 50,000
Create Good Foundation N/A WA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 10,000
Boys & Girls Club of the Peninsula San Mateo CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 1,200
East Palo Alto Tennis and Tutoring Santa Clara CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 1,000
Positive Coaching Alliance Santa Clara CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 5,000
Page SUM 644,882

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Grantee Bay Area County Cause Areasort descending Fund Type Year Amount (USD)
San Francisco Parks Alliance San Francisco Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 500
STREAT Ltd. N/A Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 10,000
Special Olympics Northern California, Inc. Contra Costa Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 2,282
We Are Family Foundation N/A Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 350,000
Fresh Lifelines for Youth, Inc. Santa Clara Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 10,000
Girls in the Game NFP N/A Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 25,000
You Matter Too N/A Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 2,500
At the Crossroads San Francisco Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 2,000
Braven Incorporated Santa Clara Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 100,000
Live in Peace Inc San Mateo Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 25,000
Stephen J. Wampler Foundation, Inc. N/A Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 25,000
ChildFund Korea N/A Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 15,000
Boys & Girls Clubs of San Francisco San Francisco Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 5,000
Santa Clara Swim Club Santa Clara Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 5,000
The Specialized Foundation Santa Clara Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 400
Eluna N/A Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 50,000
Create Good Foundation N/A Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 10,000
Boys & Girls Club of the Peninsula San Mateo Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 1,200
East Palo Alto Tennis and Tutoring Santa Clara Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 1,000
Positive Coaching Alliance Santa Clara Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 5,000
Page SUM 644,882

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13280 records found.
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Grantee Country Cause Areasort descending Fund Type Year Amount (USD)
San Francisco Parks Alliance United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 500
STREAT Ltd. Australia Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 10,000
Special Olympics Northern California, Inc. United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 2,282
We Are Family Foundation United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 350,000
Fresh Lifelines for Youth, Inc. United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 10,000
Girls in the Game NFP United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 25,000
You Matter Too United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 2,500
At the Crossroads United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 2,000
Braven Incorporated United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 100,000
Live in Peace Inc United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 25,000
Stephen J. Wampler Foundation, Inc. United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 25,000
ChildFund Korea South Korea Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 15,000
Boys & Girls Clubs of San Francisco United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 5,000
Santa Clara Swim Club United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 5,000
The Specialized Foundation United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 400
Eluna United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 50,000
Create Good Foundation United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 10,000
Boys & Girls Club of the Peninsula United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 1,200
East Palo Alto Tennis and Tutoring United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 1,000
Positive Coaching Alliance United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 5,000
Page SUM 644,882

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13280 records found.