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 ascending Year Amount (USD)
My Brothers Keeper Inc N/A MA United States Human Services Corporate Advised 2018 7,500
Schmahl Science Workshops Santa Clara CA United States Sciences Corporate Advised 2018 15,000
New Life Centers of Chicagoland Nfp N/A IL United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 5,000
Longmont Meals on Wheels Inc N/A CO United States Food Security Corporate Advised 2018 2,000
PTA California Congress of Parents Teachers & Students, Inc. Santa Clara CA United States Education Corporate Advised 2018 1,000
Sacred Heart Community Service Santa Clara CA United States Human Services Corporate Advised 2018 50,000
San Ramon Valley Education Foundation Contra Costa CA United States Corporate Advised 2018 2,000
Campbell Girls Fastpitch Softball Santa Clara CA United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 1,500
National Autonomous University of Honduras N/A Honduras Education Corporate Advised 2018 10,000
The Harker School Santa Clara CA United States Education Corporate Advised 2018 250
Girls Who Code, Inc. N/A NY United States Human Services Corporate Advised 2018 2,250
The ONE Campaign N/A DC United States International Development Corporate Advised 2018 300,000
Tolar Elementary School N/A TX United States Education Corporate Advised 2018 3,000
Berkeley Youth Orchestra Alameda CA United States Arts & Culture Corporate Advised 2018 500
Hillbrook School Santa Clara CA United States Education Corporate Advised 2018 500
Surabi Trust N/A India Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 5,000
Golden Gate National Parks Conservancy San Francisco CA United States Environment Corporate Advised 2018 2,500
Global Impact STEM Academy N/A OH United States Education Corporate Advised 2018 10,000
Save the Children UK N/A England Human Services Corporate Advised 2018 16,850
St. Vrain Community Montessori School N/A CO United States Education Corporate Advised 2018 500
Page SUM 435,350

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Grantee Bay Area County Cause Area Fund Typesort ascending Year Amount (USD)
My Brothers Keeper Inc N/A Human Services Corporate Advised 2018 7,500
Schmahl Science Workshops Santa Clara Sciences Corporate Advised 2018 15,000
New Life Centers of Chicagoland Nfp N/A Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 5,000
Longmont Meals on Wheels Inc N/A Food Security Corporate Advised 2018 2,000
PTA California Congress of Parents Teachers & Students, Inc. Santa Clara Education Corporate Advised 2018 1,000
Sacred Heart Community Service Santa Clara Human Services Corporate Advised 2018 50,000
San Ramon Valley Education Foundation Contra Costa Corporate Advised 2018 2,000
Campbell Girls Fastpitch Softball Santa Clara Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 1,500
National Autonomous University of Honduras N/A Education Corporate Advised 2018 10,000
The Harker School Santa Clara Education Corporate Advised 2018 250
Girls Who Code, Inc. N/A Human Services Corporate Advised 2018 2,250
The ONE Campaign N/A International Development Corporate Advised 2018 300,000
Tolar Elementary School N/A Education Corporate Advised 2018 3,000
Berkeley Youth Orchestra Alameda Arts & Culture Corporate Advised 2018 500
Hillbrook School Santa Clara Education Corporate Advised 2018 500
Surabi Trust N/A Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 5,000
Golden Gate National Parks Conservancy San Francisco Environment Corporate Advised 2018 2,500
Global Impact STEM Academy N/A Education Corporate Advised 2018 10,000
Save the Children UK N/A Human Services Corporate Advised 2018 16,850
St. Vrain Community Montessori School N/A Education Corporate Advised 2018 500
Page SUM 435,350

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Grantee State Cause Area Fund Typesort ascending Year Amount (USD)
James Lick High School CA Education Committee Advised 2018 2,000
Vida Verde Nature Education CA Environment Committee Advised 2018 3,500
The Particular Council of the Society of St. Vincent De Paul CA Religion Committee Advised 2018 2,000
Mt. Pleasant High School CA Education Committee Advised 2018 2,000
Young Mens Christian Association Of Silicon Valley CA Human Services Committee Advised 2018 10,000
Chinese Historical Society of America CA Arts & Culture Committee Advised 2018 6,862
Young Life AZ Youth Development Committee Advised 2018 2,000
Oak Grove High School CA Education Committee Advised 2018 2,000
Connecticut Children's Medical Center Foundation, Inc. CT Health Committee Advised 2018 1,000
Educational Fund to Stop Gun Violence DC Civic Participation Committee Advised 2018 5,069
Young Mens Christian Association Of Silicon Valley CA Human Services Committee Advised 2018 3,000
Mission Asset Fund CA Community Development Committee Advised 2018 5,215
Piedmont Hills High School CA Education Committee Advised 2018 2,000
Trustees of Columbia University in the City of New York NY Education Committee Advised 2018 1,000
Center for Youth Wellness CA Health Committee Advised 2018 3,500
Santa Teresa High School CA Education Committee Advised 2018 2,000
The Young Center for Immigrant Childrens Rights IL Human Services Committee Advised 2018 3,500
Silver Creek High School CA Education Committee Advised 2018 2,000
Tides Foundation CA General Nonprofit Support Committee Advised 2018 3,500
Newtown Foundation Inc. CT Civic Participation Committee Advised 2018 3,750
Page SUM 65,896

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12587 records found.
Grantee Country Cause Area Fund Typesort ascending Year Amount (USD)
Halogen Foundation Singapore Singapore Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 15,000
Hillsboro Community Foundation Inc United States Community Development Corporate Advised 2018 5,000
Young Mens Christian Association Of Silicon Valley United States Human Services Corporate Advised 2018 5,000
Sabores Well United States Community Development Corporate Advised 2018 500
Electronic Frontier Foundation, Inc. United States Civic Participation Corporate Advised 2018 250
Moneythink United States Human Services Corporate Advised 2018 100,000
Donaldson Way Elementary School United States Education Corporate Advised 2018 3,000
Nanjing University Alumni Association at San Francisco Bay United States Education Corporate Advised 2018 500
American Leadership Forum United States Community Development Corporate Advised 2018 5,000
Southwest Human Development United States Human Services Corporate Advised 2018 2,500
MyPath United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 200,000
Edward Neill Elementary School United States Education Corporate Advised 2018 3,000
Youth With A Mission United States Religion Corporate Advised 2018 500
Save the Children Federation Inc United States International Development Corporate Advised 2018 1,000
Bill Wilson Center United States Human Services Corporate Advised 2018 1,000
100 Black Men in Chicago Inc United States Community Development Corporate Advised 2018 5,000
Rise Against Hunger United States Food Security Corporate Advised 2018 33,635
The Parish of St. Elisabeth's Church United Kingdom Workforce Development Corporate Advised 2018 20,000
University of Information Technology and Management Poland Education Corporate Advised 2018 20,000
Colorado Education Initiative United States Education Corporate Advised 2018 15,000
Page SUM 435,885

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13110 records found.