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
The San Jose Public Library Foundation Santa Clara CA United States Education Corporate Advised 2018 100
Hillel the Foundation For Jewish Campus Life Santa Clara CA United States Religion Corporate Advised 2018 100
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, Inc. N/A NY United States Health Corporate Advised 2018 100
Boomer Esiason Foundation N/A NY United States Health Corporate Advised 2018 100
Trout Unlimited Inc N/A CO United States Environment Corporate Advised 2018 100
San Jose Judo Inc Santa Clara CA United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 125
Sri Dhanvantri Trust N/A India Health Donor Advised 2018 145
Children's Hopechest, Inc. N/A CO United States International, Foreign Affairs Corporate Advised 2018 150
American National Red Cross N/A IA United States Public Safety Corporate Advised 2018 150
Life for Relief and Development Inc N/A MI United States General Nonprofit Support Corporate Advised 2018 150
Help Animals India N/A WA United States Animal Welfare Corporate Advised 2018 150
Tom Matsumoto Elementary School Santa Clara CA United States Education Corporate Advised 2018 150
National Iranian American Council N/A DC United States International Development Corporate Advised 2018 150
Redwood Credit Union Community Fund Inc Sonoma CA United States General Nonprofit Support Corporate Advised 2018 150
United States Fund for UNICEF San Francisco CA United States International Development Corporate Advised 2018 150
Dilworth Elementary Home and School Club Santa Clara CA United States Education Corporate Advised 2018 150
Vaidica Vidhya Ganapathi Center Inc Santa Clara CA United States Religion Corporate Advised 2018 151
National Multiple Sclerosis Society N/A NY United States Health Corporate Advised 2018 160
Doctors Without Borders USA, Inc. N/A MD United States Public Safety Donor Advised 2018 172
Carlton Home and School Club Santa Clara CA United States Education Corporate Advised 2018 175
Page SUM 2,778

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Grantee Bay Area County Cause Area Fund Type Year Amount (USD)sort descending
The San Jose Public Library Foundation Santa Clara Education Corporate Advised 2018 100
Hillel the Foundation For Jewish Campus Life Santa Clara Religion Corporate Advised 2018 100
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, Inc. N/A Health Corporate Advised 2018 100
Boomer Esiason Foundation N/A Health Corporate Advised 2018 100
Trout Unlimited Inc N/A Environment Corporate Advised 2018 100
San Jose Judo Inc Santa Clara Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 125
Sri Dhanvantri Trust N/A Health Donor Advised 2018 145
Children's Hopechest, Inc. N/A International, Foreign Affairs Corporate Advised 2018 150
American National Red Cross N/A Public Safety Corporate Advised 2018 150
Life for Relief and Development Inc N/A General Nonprofit Support Corporate Advised 2018 150
Help Animals India N/A Animal Welfare Corporate Advised 2018 150
Tom Matsumoto Elementary School Santa Clara Education Corporate Advised 2018 150
National Iranian American Council N/A International Development Corporate Advised 2018 150
Redwood Credit Union Community Fund Inc Sonoma General Nonprofit Support Corporate Advised 2018 150
United States Fund for UNICEF San Francisco International Development Corporate Advised 2018 150
Dilworth Elementary Home and School Club Santa Clara Education Corporate Advised 2018 150
Vaidica Vidhya Ganapathi Center Inc Santa Clara Religion Corporate Advised 2018 151
National Multiple Sclerosis Society N/A Health Corporate Advised 2018 160
Doctors Without Borders USA, Inc. N/A Public Safety Donor Advised 2018 172
Carlton Home and School Club Santa Clara Education Corporate Advised 2018 175
Page SUM 2,778

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13110 records found.
Grantee State Cause Area Fund Type Year Amount (USD)sort descending
San Mateo Public Library Foundation CA Education Donor Advised 2018 200
ReSurge International CA International Development Donor Advised 2018 200
The San Francisco Playhouse CA Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2018 200
Kenya HELP CA International Development Donor Advised 2018 200
Save the Bay CA Environment Donor Advised 2018 200
Beyond Emancipation CA Human Services Donor Advised 2018 200
Sigma Xi The Scientific Research Honor Society Inc NC Sciences Donor Advised 2018 200
Puente de la Costa Sur CA Human Services Donor Advised 2018 200
International Accelerated Missions, Inc. NY Religion Donor Advised 2018 200
San Mateo-Foster City Community Education Foundation CA General Nonprofit Support Donor Advised 2018 200
Hollister Youth Alliance CA Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 200
Thirteenth Street Neighborhood Advisory Committee CA Community Development Donor Advised 2018 200
Amnesty International of the USA Inc NY International Development Donor Advised 2018 200
Michigan State University MI Education Corporate Advised 2018 200
American National Red Cross IA Public Safety Corporate Advised 2018 200
Sierra Club Foundation CA Environment Donor Advised 2018 200
Alzheimer's Disease and Related Disorders Association, Inc. DC Health Donor Advised 2018 200
Mercy for Animals CA Animal Welfare Donor Advised 2018 200
National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund Inc. DC Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2018 200
Belle Foundation for Cultural Development CA General Nonprofit Support Donor Advised 2018 200
Page SUM 4,000

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12587 records found.
Grantee Country Cause Area Fund Type Year Amount (USD)sort descending
The San Jose Public Library Foundation United States Education Corporate Advised 2018 100
Hillel the Foundation For Jewish Campus Life United States Religion Corporate Advised 2018 100
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, Inc. United States Health Corporate Advised 2018 100
Boomer Esiason Foundation United States Health Corporate Advised 2018 100
Trout Unlimited Inc United States Environment Corporate Advised 2018 100
San Jose Judo Inc United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 125
Sri Dhanvantri Trust India Health Donor Advised 2018 145
Children's Hopechest, Inc. United States International, Foreign Affairs Corporate Advised 2018 150
American National Red Cross United States Public Safety Corporate Advised 2018 150
Life for Relief and Development Inc United States General Nonprofit Support Corporate Advised 2018 150
Help Animals India United States Animal Welfare Corporate Advised 2018 150
Tom Matsumoto Elementary School United States Education Corporate Advised 2018 150
National Iranian American Council United States International Development Corporate Advised 2018 150
Redwood Credit Union Community Fund Inc United States General Nonprofit Support Corporate Advised 2018 150
United States Fund for UNICEF United States International Development Corporate Advised 2018 150
Dilworth Elementary Home and School Club United States Education Corporate Advised 2018 150
Vaidica Vidhya Ganapathi Center Inc United States Religion Corporate Advised 2018 151
National Multiple Sclerosis Society United States Health Corporate Advised 2018 160
Doctors Without Borders USA, Inc. United States Public Safety Donor Advised 2018 172
Carlton Home and School Club United States Education Corporate Advised 2018 175
Page SUM 2,778

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13110 records found.