Grants: Where the Giving Goes

SVCF makes grants to nonprofit organizations that are large and small, old and new, local, regional, national and international.

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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 ascending Fund Type Year Amount (USD)
The Institute for the Advancement of Education in Jaffa Inc N/A NY United States Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Corporate Advised 2018 15,000
Collective Impact San Francisco CA United States Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Discretionary Grantmaking 2018 10,000
Enterprise for Youth San Francisco CA United States Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2018 3,000
Jewish Big Brothers Big Sisters Association of Los Angeles N/A CA United States Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2018 15,000
Enterprise for Youth San Francisco CA United States Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2018 500
Coachart Org N/A CA United States Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2018 15,000
Rich May Foundation San Mateo CA United States Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2018 2,850
Enterprise for Youth San Francisco CA United States Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2018 10,000
100 Black Men of Silicon Valley Inc. Santa Clara CA United States Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2018 50,000
Coachart Org N/A CA United States Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2018 10,000
Project Amigo Marin CA United States Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2018 2,000
Coachart Org N/A CA United States Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2018 5,000
Enterprise for Youth San Francisco CA United States Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2018 2,500
Tahoe Rim Trail Association N/A NV United States Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2018 500
Chelmsford Police Athletic League Inc N/A MA United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 5,000
Greene Scholars Santa Clara CA United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 1,500
The HorsePark at Woodside, Ltd. San Mateo CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 1,000
NCGA Foundation N/A CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 250
San Francisco Forty-Niners Academy San Mateo CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 10,000
Create Good Foundation N/A WA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 15,000
Page SUM 174,100

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Grantee Bay Area County Cause Areasort ascending Fund Type Year Amount (USD)
The Institute for the Advancement of Education in Jaffa Inc N/A Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Corporate Advised 2018 15,000
Collective Impact San Francisco Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Discretionary Grantmaking 2018 10,000
Enterprise for Youth San Francisco Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2018 3,000
Jewish Big Brothers Big Sisters Association of Los Angeles N/A Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2018 15,000
Enterprise for Youth San Francisco Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2018 500
Coachart Org N/A Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2018 15,000
Rich May Foundation San Mateo Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2018 2,850
Enterprise for Youth San Francisco Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2018 10,000
100 Black Men of Silicon Valley Inc. Santa Clara Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2018 50,000
Coachart Org N/A Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2018 10,000
Project Amigo Marin Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2018 2,000
Coachart Org N/A Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2018 5,000
Enterprise for Youth San Francisco Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2018 2,500
Tahoe Rim Trail Association N/A Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2018 500
Chelmsford Police Athletic League Inc N/A Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 5,000
Camp Ker-Anna N/A Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 2,500
Greene Scholars Santa Clara Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 1,500
The HorsePark at Woodside, Ltd. San Mateo Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 1,000
NCGA Foundation N/A Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 250
San Francisco Forty-Niners Academy San Mateo Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 10,000
Page SUM 161,600

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13110 records found.
Grantee State Cause Areasort ascending Fund Type Year Amount (USD)
The Institute for the Advancement of Education in Jaffa Inc NY Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Corporate Advised 2018 15,000
Enterprise for Youth CA Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2018 2,500
Jewish Big Brothers Big Sisters Association of Los Angeles CA Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2018 15,000
Project Amigo CA Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2018 2,000
Enterprise for Youth CA Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2018 3,000
Enterprise for Youth CA Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2018 500
Tahoe Rim Trail Association NV Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2018 500
Coachart Org CA Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2018 10,000
Coachart Org CA Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2018 15,000
Coachart Org CA Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2018 5,000
Rich May Foundation CA Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2018 2,850
Enterprise for Youth CA Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2018 10,000
Collective Impact CA Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Discretionary Grantmaking 2018 10,000
100 Black Men of Silicon Valley Inc. CA Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2018 50,000
Friends of Santa Cruz State Parks CA Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 1,000
Epic Transitions CA Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 100,000
Generation SERVE TX Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 25,000
Completely KIDS NE Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 5,000
For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology NH Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 10,000
The Good Tidings Foundation CA Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 5,000
Page SUM 287,350

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12587 records found.
Grantee Country Cause Areasort ascending Fund Type Year Amount (USD)
The Institute for the Advancement of Education in Jaffa Inc United States Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Corporate Advised 2018 15,000
Collective Impact United States Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Discretionary Grantmaking 2018 10,000
Enterprise for Youth United States Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2018 3,000
Jewish Big Brothers Big Sisters Association of Los Angeles United States Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2018 15,000
Enterprise for Youth United States Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2018 500
Coachart Org United States Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2018 15,000
Rich May Foundation United States Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2018 2,850
Enterprise for Youth United States Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2018 10,000
100 Black Men of Silicon Valley Inc. United States Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2018 50,000
Coachart Org United States Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2018 10,000
Project Amigo United States Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2018 2,000
Coachart Org United States Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2018 5,000
Enterprise for Youth United States Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2018 2,500
Tahoe Rim Trail Association United States Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2018 500
Chelmsford Police Athletic League Inc United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 5,000
Camp Ker-Anna United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 2,500
Greene Scholars United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 1,500
The HorsePark at Woodside, Ltd. United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 1,000
NCGA Foundation United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 250
San Francisco Forty-Niners Academy United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 10,000
Page SUM 161,600

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13110 records found.