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 Areasort descending Fund Type Year Amount (USD)
Peninsula Bridge Program San Mateo CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 50,000
Little League Baseball Inc N/A CA United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 1,000
Teen Success, Inc. Santa Clara CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 40,000
California Equine Foundation N/A KY United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 5,000
Boys & Girls Club of the Peninsula San Mateo CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 1,000
JA Worldwide Inc N/A MA United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 10,000
Hollister Youth Alliance N/A CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 250
Girls on the Run of Atlanta Inc N/A GA United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 1,000
The San Bruno Girls Softball League Inc San Mateo 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 25,000
San Mateo County Parks & Recreation Foundation San Mateo CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 500
East Palo Alto Tennis and Tutoring Santa Clara CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 3,000
NCGA Foundation N/A CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 250
Juma Ventures San Francisco CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 500
Oshman Family Jewish Community Center Santa Clara CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 11,000
Yosemite Foundation San Francisco CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 1,000
Yosemite Foundation San Francisco CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 2,500
Boys & Girls Clubs of San Francisco San Francisco CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 5,000
TrueChild Inc. N/A DC United States Youth Development Discretionary Grantmaking 2018 50,000
Mad River Girls Fastpitch Softball Association N/A CA United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 1,500
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Grantee Bay Area County Cause Areasort descending Fund Type Year Amount (USD)
Peninsula Bridge Program San Mateo Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 50,000
Little League Baseball Inc N/A Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 1,000
Teen Success, Inc. Santa Clara Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 40,000
California Equine Foundation N/A Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 5,000
Boys & Girls Club of the Peninsula San Mateo Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 1,000
JA Worldwide Inc N/A Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 10,000
Hollister Youth Alliance N/A Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 250
Girls on the Run of Atlanta Inc N/A Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 1,000
The San Bruno Girls Softball League Inc San Mateo Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 1,500
The HorsePark at Woodside, Ltd. San Mateo Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 25,000
San Mateo County Parks & Recreation Foundation San Mateo Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 500
East Palo Alto Tennis and Tutoring Santa Clara Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 3,000
NCGA Foundation N/A Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 250
Juma Ventures San Francisco Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 500
Oshman Family Jewish Community Center Santa Clara Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 11,000
Yosemite Foundation San Francisco Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 1,000
Yosemite Foundation San Francisco Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 2,500
Boys & Girls Clubs of San Francisco San Francisco Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 5,000
TrueChild Inc. N/A Youth Development Discretionary Grantmaking 2018 50,000
Mad River Girls Fastpitch Softball Association N/A Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 1,500
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13110 records found.
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Grantee Country Cause Areasort descending Fund Type Year Amount (USD)
Peninsula Bridge Program United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 50,000
Little League Baseball Inc United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 1,000
Teen Success, Inc. United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 40,000
California Equine Foundation United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 5,000
Boys & Girls Club of the Peninsula United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 1,000
JA Worldwide Inc United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 10,000
Hollister Youth Alliance United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 250
Girls on the Run of Atlanta Inc United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 1,000
The San Bruno Girls Softball League Inc United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 1,500
The HorsePark at Woodside, Ltd. United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 25,000
San Mateo County Parks & Recreation Foundation United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 500
East Palo Alto Tennis and Tutoring United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 3,000
NCGA Foundation United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 250
Juma Ventures United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 500
Oshman Family Jewish Community Center United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 11,000
Yosemite Foundation United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 1,000
Yosemite Foundation United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 2,500
Boys & Girls Clubs of San Francisco United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 5,000
TrueChild Inc. United States Youth Development Discretionary Grantmaking 2018 50,000
Mad River Girls Fastpitch Softball Association United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 1,500
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13110 records found.