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)
University of Jos N/A Nigeria Education Corporate Advised 2018 15,000
Habitat for Humanity International Inc N/A TX United States Housing and Transportation Corporate Advised 2018 56,000
The FreeBSD Foundation N/A CO United States Sciences Corporate Advised 2018 100,000
Hillsboro SD 1J N/A OR United States Education Corporate Advised 2018 15,000
Jessie T. Zoller Elementary School N/A NY United States Education Corporate Advised 2018 3,000
Overlake Service League N/A WA United States Human Services Corporate Advised 2018 5,000
iHub Limited N/A Kenya Sciences Corporate Advised 2018 25,000
Lovin Spoonfuls Inc N/A MA United States Food Security Corporate Advised 2018 5,000
Pyxera Global Inc N/A DC United States International Development Corporate Advised 2018 480,000
Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater San Diego N/A CA United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 2,500
The Philanthropy Workshop Inc N/A NY United States General Nonprofit Support Corporate Advised 2018 10,000
Australian Indigenous Mentoring Experience Indigenous Corp. N/A Australia Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 10,000
Community Council of Greater Dallas N/A TX United States Human Services Corporate Advised 2018 5,000
Jesuit High School N/A OR United States Religion Corporate Advised 2018 500
University of Dayton N/A OH United States Education Corporate Advised 2018 250
LifeMoves San Mateo CA United States Human Services Corporate Advised 2018 1,000
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, Inc. N/A DC United States Health Corporate Advised 2018 250
Habitat for Humanity International Inc Santa Clara CA United States Housing and Transportation Corporate Advised 2018 10,000
Georgia Tech Foundation Inc N/A GA United States Education Corporate Advised 2018 5,000
Joseph Middlemiss Big Heart Foundation N/A MA United States Human Services Corporate Advised 2018 5,000
Page SUM 753,500

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Grantee Bay Area County Cause Area Fund Typesort descending Year Amount (USD)
University of Jos N/A Education Corporate Advised 2018 15,000
Habitat for Humanity International Inc N/A Housing and Transportation Corporate Advised 2018 56,000
The FreeBSD Foundation N/A Sciences Corporate Advised 2018 100,000
Hillsboro SD 1J N/A Education Corporate Advised 2018 15,000
Jessie T. Zoller Elementary School N/A Education Corporate Advised 2018 3,000
Overlake Service League N/A Human Services Corporate Advised 2018 5,000
iHub Limited N/A Sciences Corporate Advised 2018 25,000
Lovin Spoonfuls Inc N/A Food Security Corporate Advised 2018 5,000
Pyxera Global Inc N/A International Development Corporate Advised 2018 480,000
Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater San Diego N/A Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 2,500
The Philanthropy Workshop Inc N/A General Nonprofit Support Corporate Advised 2018 10,000
Australian Indigenous Mentoring Experience Indigenous Corp. N/A Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 10,000
Community Council of Greater Dallas N/A Human Services Corporate Advised 2018 5,000
Jesuit High School N/A Religion Corporate Advised 2018 500
University of Dayton N/A Education Corporate Advised 2018 250
LifeMoves San Mateo Human Services Corporate Advised 2018 1,000
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, Inc. N/A Health Corporate Advised 2018 250
Habitat for Humanity International Inc Santa Clara Housing and Transportation Corporate Advised 2018 10,000
Georgia Tech Foundation Inc N/A Education Corporate Advised 2018 5,000
Joseph Middlemiss Big Heart Foundation N/A Human Services Corporate Advised 2018 5,000
Page SUM 753,500

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13110 records found.
Grantee State Cause Area Fund Typesort descending Year Amount (USD)
Harambe Endeavor Alliance NH Education Corporate Advised 2018 500,000
President and Fellows of Harvard College MA Education Corporate Advised 2018 150,000
Henry M. Gunn High School Sports Boosters Club CA Education Corporate Advised 2018 1,000
Canadian Online Giving Foundation AB General Nonprofit Support Corporate Advised 2018 62
Seattle University WA Higher Education Corporate Advised 2018 380
Pioneer High School Robotics Inc CA Education Corporate Advised 2018 500
Rise Against Hunger NC Food Security Corporate Advised 2018 3,452
Indians for Collective Action K K Jindal CA Civic Participation Corporate Advised 2018 250
Wears Valley Ranch, Inc. TN Public Safety Corporate Advised 2018 250
Barrio Logan College Institute CA Education Corporate Advised 2018 10,000
Center for Spiritual Enlightenment CA Other Corporate Advised 2018 500
PTA California Congress of Parents Teachers & Students Inc CA Education Corporate Advised 2018 100
Enfoque Ciudad CA Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 3,000
PTA California Congress of Parents Teachers & Students Inc CA Education Corporate Advised 2018 100
Wonderland Avenue Elementary CA Education Corporate Advised 2018 3,000
Board of Trustees of the Glide Foundation CA Human Services Corporate Advised 2018 15,000
City Year, Inc. MA Education Corporate Advised 2018 10,000
Milo Foundation CA Animal Welfare Corporate Advised 2018 250
Cops Care Cancer Foundation Inc CA Health Corporate Advised 2018 5,000
Boys Town of Italy NY Human Services Corporate Advised 2018 10,000
Page SUM 712,844

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12587 records found.
Grantee Country Cause Area Fund Typesort descending Year Amount (USD)
University of Jos Nigeria Education Corporate Advised 2018 15,000
Habitat for Humanity International Inc United States Housing and Transportation Corporate Advised 2018 56,000
The FreeBSD Foundation United States Sciences Corporate Advised 2018 100,000
Hillsboro SD 1J United States Education Corporate Advised 2018 15,000
Jessie T. Zoller Elementary School United States Education Corporate Advised 2018 3,000
Overlake Service League United States Human Services Corporate Advised 2018 5,000
iHub Limited Kenya Sciences Corporate Advised 2018 25,000
Lovin Spoonfuls Inc United States Food Security Corporate Advised 2018 5,000
Pyxera Global Inc United States International Development Corporate Advised 2018 480,000
Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater San Diego United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 2,500
The Philanthropy Workshop Inc United States General Nonprofit Support Corporate Advised 2018 10,000
Australian Indigenous Mentoring Experience Indigenous Corp. Australia Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 10,000
Community Council of Greater Dallas United States Human Services Corporate Advised 2018 5,000
Jesuit High School United States Religion Corporate Advised 2018 500
University of Dayton United States Education Corporate Advised 2018 250
LifeMoves United States Human Services Corporate Advised 2018 1,000
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, Inc. United States Health Corporate Advised 2018 250
Habitat for Humanity International Inc United States Housing and Transportation Corporate Advised 2018 10,000
Georgia Tech Foundation Inc United States Education Corporate Advised 2018 5,000
Joseph Middlemiss Big Heart Foundation United States Human Services Corporate Advised 2018 5,000
Page SUM 753,500

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13110 records found.