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.

Granteesort ascending Bay Area County State Country Cause Area Fund Type Year Amount (USD)
Abilities United Santa Clara CA United States Human Services Donor Advised 2018 1,000
Abilities United Santa Clara CA United States Human Services Donor Advised 2018 1,000
Abilities United Santa Clara CA United States Human Services Donor Advised 2018 5,000
Abilities United Santa Clara CA United States Human Services Donor Advised 2018 200
Abilities United Santa Clara CA United States Human Services Donor Advised 2018 4,000
Abilities United Santa Clara CA United States Human Services Donor Advised 2018 10,000
Abilities United Santa Clara CA United States Human Services Donor Advised 2018 1,000
Abilities United Santa Clara CA United States Human Services Donor Advised 2018 5,000
Abilities United Santa Clara CA United States Human Services Donor Advised 2018 1,000
Abilities United Santa Clara CA United States Human Services Donor Advised 2018 20,000
Abilities United Santa Clara CA United States Human Services Donor Advised 2018 5,000
Abilities United Santa Clara CA United States Human Services Donor Advised 2018 5,000
A Reaching Hand Santa Clara CA United States Community Development Donor Advised 2018 5,000
A Home Within, Inc. San Francisco CA United States Health Donor Advised 2018 50,000
A Foundation Building Strength Inc. Santa Clara CA United States Health Donor Advised 2018 1,000
A Foundation Building Strength Inc. Santa Clara CA United States Health Donor Advised 2018 4,000
A Foundation Building Strength Inc. Santa Clara CA United States Health Donor Advised 2018 500
A Foundation Building Strength Inc. Santa Clara CA United States Health Donor Advised 2018 25,000
826 Valencia San Francisco CA United States Education Donor Advised 2018 40,414
826 Valencia San Francisco CA United States Education Donor Advised 2018 100,000
Page SUM 284,114

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Granteesort ascending Bay Area County Cause Area Fund Type Year Amount (USD)
Abilities United Santa Clara Human Services Donor Advised 2018 1,000
Abilities United Santa Clara Human Services Donor Advised 2018 1,000
Abilities United Santa Clara Human Services Donor Advised 2018 5,000
Abilities United Santa Clara Human Services Donor Advised 2018 200
Abilities United Santa Clara Human Services Donor Advised 2018 4,000
Abilities United Santa Clara Human Services Donor Advised 2018 10,000
Abilities United Santa Clara Human Services Donor Advised 2018 1,000
Abilities United Santa Clara Human Services Donor Advised 2018 5,000
Abilities United Santa Clara Human Services Donor Advised 2018 1,000
Abilities United Santa Clara Human Services Donor Advised 2018 20,000
Abilities United Santa Clara Human Services Donor Advised 2018 5,000
Abilities United Santa Clara Human Services Donor Advised 2018 5,000
A Reaching Hand Santa Clara Community Development Donor Advised 2018 5,000
A Home Within, Inc. San Francisco Health Donor Advised 2018 50,000
A Foundation Building Strength Inc. Santa Clara Health Donor Advised 2018 1,000
A Foundation Building Strength Inc. Santa Clara Health Donor Advised 2018 4,000
A Foundation Building Strength Inc. Santa Clara Health Donor Advised 2018 500
A Foundation Building Strength Inc. Santa Clara Health Donor Advised 2018 25,000
826 Valencia San Francisco Education Donor Advised 2018 40,414
826 Valencia San Francisco Education Donor Advised 2018 100,000
Page SUM 284,114

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6159 records found.
Granteesort ascending State Cause Area Fund Type Year Amount (USD)
Meira Academy CA Education Donor Advised 2018 1,000
Mei Fong and Associates CA Other Donor Advised 2018 1,000
Meeting Street Massachusetts Inc MA Health Donor Advised 2018 25,000
MEET International, Inc. CA International Development Donor Advised 2018 7,500
Medical Benevolence Foundation DC Health Donor Advised 2018 250
Medical Benevolence Foundation DC Health Donor Advised 2018 250
Medic Mobile, Inc. CA Health Donor Advised 2018 350,000
Media Mobilizing Project PA Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2018 140,000
Media Matters for America DC Education Donor Advised 2018 2,000
Media Matters for America DC Education Donor Advised 2018 5,000
Media Matters for America DC Education Donor Advised 2018 100,000
Media Matters for America DC Education Donor Advised 2018 10,000
Media Impact Funders Inc. PA Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2018 500
Medha Corp MA Education Donor Advised 2018 100,000
Medecins Sans Frontiers USA Inc MD Public Safety Donor Advised 2018 1,000
Medecins Sans Frontiers USA Inc MD Public Safety Donor Advised 2018 6,000
Medecins Sans Frontiers USA Inc MD Public Safety Donor Advised 2018 50,000
Medecins Sans Frontiers USA Inc MD Public Safety Donor Advised 2018 2,500
Medecins Sans Frontiers USA Inc MD Public Safety Donor Advised 2018 1,000
Medecins Sans Frontiers USA Inc MD Public Safety Donor Advised 2018 250
Page SUM 803,250

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12587 records found.
Granteesort ascending Country Cause Area Fund Type Year Amount (USD)
Monterey Bay Aquarium Foundation United States Animal Welfare Donor Advised 2018 10,000
Monterey Bay Aquarium Foundation United States Animal Welfare Donor Advised 2018 2,500
Monterey Bay Aquarium Foundation United States Animal Welfare Donor Advised 2018 500
Monterey Bay Aquarium Foundation United States Animal Welfare Donor Advised 2018 1,000
Monterey Bay Aquarium Foundation United States Animal Welfare Donor Advised 2018 500
Monterey Bay Aquarium Foundation United States Animal Welfare Donor Advised 2018 2,500
Monterey Bay Aquarium Foundation United States Animal Welfare Donor Advised 2018 2,500
Monterey Bay Aquarium Foundation United States Animal Welfare Donor Advised 2018 1,000
Monterey Bay Aquarium Foundation United States Animal Welfare Donor Advised 2018 10,000
Monterey Bay Aquarium Foundation United States Animal Welfare Donor Advised 2018 1,000
Monterey Bay Aquarium Foundation United States Animal Welfare Donor Advised 2018 10,000
Monte Rio Elementary School United States Education Corporate Advised 2018 3,000
Montana Land Reliance United States Environment Donor Advised 2018 3,000
Montana Congress of Parents Teachers Students United States Education Donor Advised 2018 1,500
Montana Congress of Parents Teachers Students United States Education Donor Advised 2018 1,500
Montalvo Association United States Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2018 5,000
Montalvo Association United States Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2018 10,157
Montalvo Association United States Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2018 500
Montalvo Association United States Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2018 25,000
Montalvo Association United States Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2018 10,000
Page SUM 101,157

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13110 records found.