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 Type Year Amount (USD)sort descending
Philadelphia Animal Welfare Society N/A PA United States Animal Welfare Donor Advised 2018 540
Generative Somatics Alameda CA United States Public Safety Donor Advised 2018 540
Booksin Elementary School Community Association Santa Clara CA United States Education Corporate Advised 2018 550
American Institute for Stuttering Treatment & Professional T N/A NY United States Human Services Donor Advised 2018 550
PTA California Congress of Parents Teachers & Students Inc Santa Clara CA United States Education Donor Advised 2018 550
San Mateo Public Library Foundation San Mateo CA United States Education Donor Advised 2018 550
Carlton Home and School Club Santa Clara CA United States Education Corporate Advised 2018 560
Rotary Club of San Jose Foundation Inc Santa Clara CA United States Community Development Donor Advised 2018 560
Kidney Cancer Association N/A OR United States Health Corporate Advised 2018 573
Lucile Packard Foundation for Children's Health Santa Clara CA United States General Nonprofit Support Corporate Advised 2018 573
American National Red Cross N/A IA United States Public Safety Corporate Advised 2018 575
Canadian Online Giving Foundation N/A AB United States General Nonprofit Support Corporate Advised 2018 587
International Buddhist Progress Society N/A NC United States Religion Corporate Advised 2018 590
Canadian Online Giving Foundation N/A AB United States General Nonprofit Support Corporate Advised 2018 596
American Institute for Stuttering Treatment & Professional T N/A NY United States Human Services Donor Advised 2018 600
Trustees of Princeton University N/A NJ United States Education Donor Advised 2018 600
Peninsula Bridge Program San Mateo CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 600
Young Womens Christian Association of Silicon Valley Santa Clara CA United States Human Services Donor Advised 2018 600
Palo Alto Art Center Foundation Santa Clara CA United States Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2018 600
Commonwealth Club of California San Francisco CA United States Community Development Donor Advised 2018 600
Page SUM 11,494

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13110 records found.
Grantee Bay Area County Cause Area Fund Type Year Amount (USD)sort descending
Philadelphia Animal Welfare Society N/A Animal Welfare Donor Advised 2018 540
Generative Somatics Alameda Public Safety Donor Advised 2018 540
Booksin Elementary School Community Association Santa Clara Education Corporate Advised 2018 550
American Institute for Stuttering Treatment & Professional T N/A Human Services Donor Advised 2018 550
PTA California Congress of Parents Teachers & Students Inc Santa Clara Education Donor Advised 2018 550
San Mateo Public Library Foundation San Mateo Education Donor Advised 2018 550
Carlton Home and School Club Santa Clara Education Corporate Advised 2018 560
Rotary Club of San Jose Foundation Inc Santa Clara Community Development Donor Advised 2018 560
Kidney Cancer Association N/A Health Corporate Advised 2018 573
Lucile Packard Foundation for Children's Health Santa Clara General Nonprofit Support Corporate Advised 2018 573
American National Red Cross N/A Public Safety Corporate Advised 2018 575
Canadian Online Giving Foundation N/A General Nonprofit Support Corporate Advised 2018 587
International Buddhist Progress Society N/A Religion Corporate Advised 2018 590
Canadian Online Giving Foundation N/A General Nonprofit Support Corporate Advised 2018 596
American Institute for Stuttering Treatment & Professional T N/A Human Services Donor Advised 2018 600
Trustees of Princeton University N/A Education Donor Advised 2018 600
Peninsula Bridge Program San Mateo Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 600
Young Womens Christian Association of Silicon Valley Santa Clara Human Services Donor Advised 2018 600
Palo Alto Art Center Foundation Santa Clara Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2018 600
Commonwealth Club of California San Francisco Community Development Donor Advised 2018 600
Page SUM 11,494

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13110 records found.
Grantee State Cause Area Fund Type Year Amount (USD)sort descending
San Francisco Waldorf School Association CA Education Corporate Advised 2018 600
Rosie the Riveter Tr CA Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2018 600
Commonwealth Club of California CA Community Development Donor Advised 2018 600
Solar Electric Light Fund DC Environment Donor Advised 2018 600
Peninsula Bridge Program CA Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 600
Boy Scouts of America, Pacific Skyline Council CA Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 600
Wycliffe Bible Translators, Inc. FL Other Donor Advised 2018 600
Home of Hope Cancer Wellness Centers IL Health Corporate Advised 2018 600
San Francisco Zoological Society CA Animal Welfare Donor Advised 2018 600
Trustees of Princeton University NJ Education Donor Advised 2018 600
Wycliffe Bible Translators, Inc. FL Other Donor Advised 2018 600
Foundation for a College Education CA Education Donor Advised 2018 600
Better Eugene-Springfield Transportation OR Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 600
PTA California Congress of Parents Teachers & Students Inc CA Education Donor Advised 2018 600
Napa County Land Trust CA Environment Donor Advised 2018 600
Young Womens Christian Association of Silicon Valley CA Human Services Donor Advised 2018 600
Feeding America DC Food Security Donor Advised 2018 600
American Institute for Stuttering Treatment & Professional T NY Human Services Donor Advised 2018 600
IDEO.ORG CA Community Development Donor Advised 2018 625
Breast Cancer Action CA Health Donor Advised 2018 625
Page SUM 12,050

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12587 records found.
Grantee Country Cause Area Fund Type Year Amount (USD)sort descending
Philadelphia Animal Welfare Society United States Animal Welfare Donor Advised 2018 540
Generative Somatics United States Public Safety Donor Advised 2018 540
Booksin Elementary School Community Association United States Education Corporate Advised 2018 550
American Institute for Stuttering Treatment & Professional T United States Human Services Donor Advised 2018 550
PTA California Congress of Parents Teachers & Students Inc United States Education Donor Advised 2018 550
San Mateo Public Library Foundation United States Education Donor Advised 2018 550
Carlton Home and School Club United States Education Corporate Advised 2018 560
Rotary Club of San Jose Foundation Inc United States Community Development Donor Advised 2018 560
Kidney Cancer Association United States Health Corporate Advised 2018 573
Lucile Packard Foundation for Children's Health United States General Nonprofit Support Corporate Advised 2018 573
American National Red Cross United States Public Safety Corporate Advised 2018 575
Canadian Online Giving Foundation United States General Nonprofit Support Corporate Advised 2018 587
International Buddhist Progress Society United States Religion Corporate Advised 2018 590
Canadian Online Giving Foundation United States General Nonprofit Support Corporate Advised 2018 596
American Institute for Stuttering Treatment & Professional T United States Human Services Donor Advised 2018 600
Trustees of Princeton University United States Education Donor Advised 2018 600
Peninsula Bridge Program United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 600
Young Womens Christian Association of Silicon Valley United States Human Services Donor Advised 2018 600
Palo Alto Art Center Foundation United States Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2018 600
Commonwealth Club of California United States Community Development Donor Advised 2018 600
Page SUM 11,494

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13110 records found.