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 descending Year Amount (USD)
Troy Andrews Foundation N/A LA United States Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2018 100,000
Foundation for Financial Planning, Inc. N/A DC United States Human Services Donor Advised 2018 250
Foundation for Hispanic Education Santa Clara CA United States Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2018 275,000
Menlo Atherton Athletic Boosters San Mateo CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 1,000
The Unity Care Group Santa Clara CA United States Human Services Donor Advised 2018 5,000
The UMASS Memorial Foundation Inc N/A MA United States Education Donor Advised 2018 50,000
Red White & Blue Charity Santa Clara CA United States Human Services Donor Advised 2018 500
San Mateo Sister City Association Inc San Mateo CA United States Other Donor Advised 2018 1,000
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, Inc. N/A DC United States Health Donor Advised 2018 5,000
Kehillah Jewish High School Santa Clara CA United States Education Donor Advised 2018 200
One Mind Institute N/A CA United States Health Donor Advised 2018 5,000
Community Foundation Santa Cruz County N/A CA United States General Nonprofit Support Donor Advised 2018 2,500,000
The Courage Campaign Institute N/A CA United States Human Services Donor Advised 2018 4,000
Young Mens Christian Association of San Francisco San Francisco CA United States Human Services Donor Advised 2018 5,000
Common Sense Media San Francisco CA United States Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2018 10,000
KIPP Excelencia Community Preparatory San Mateo CA United States Education Donor Advised 2018 1,000
Crowded Fire Theater Company San Francisco CA United States Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2018 18,000
UC Hastings Foundation San Francisco CA United States Education Donor Advised 2018 25,000
Foundation for Excellence in Education Inc N/A FL United States Education Donor Advised 2018 250,000
Support for Families of Children with Disabilities San Francisco CA United States Human Services Donor Advised 2018 1,000
Page SUM 3,256,950

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Grantee Bay Area County Cause Area Fund Typesort descending Year Amount (USD)
Troy Andrews Foundation N/A Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2018 100,000
Foundation for Financial Planning, Inc. N/A Human Services Donor Advised 2018 250
Foundation for Hispanic Education Santa Clara Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2018 275,000
Menlo Atherton Athletic Boosters San Mateo Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 1,000
The Unity Care Group Santa Clara Human Services Donor Advised 2018 5,000
The UMASS Memorial Foundation Inc N/A Education Donor Advised 2018 50,000
Red White & Blue Charity Santa Clara Human Services Donor Advised 2018 500
San Mateo Sister City Association Inc San Mateo Other Donor Advised 2018 1,000
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, Inc. N/A Health Donor Advised 2018 5,000
Kehillah Jewish High School Santa Clara Education Donor Advised 2018 200
One Mind Institute N/A Health Donor Advised 2018 5,000
Community Foundation Santa Cruz County N/A General Nonprofit Support Donor Advised 2018 2,500,000
The Courage Campaign Institute N/A Human Services Donor Advised 2018 4,000
Young Mens Christian Association of San Francisco San Francisco Human Services Donor Advised 2018 5,000
Common Sense Media San Francisco Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2018 10,000
KIPP Excelencia Community Preparatory San Mateo Education Donor Advised 2018 1,000
Crowded Fire Theater Company San Francisco Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2018 18,000
UC Hastings Foundation San Francisco Education Donor Advised 2018 25,000
Foundation for Excellence in Education Inc N/A Education Donor Advised 2018 250,000
Support for Families of Children with Disabilities San Francisco Human Services Donor Advised 2018 1,000
Page SUM 3,256,950

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13110 records found.
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Grantee Country Cause Area Fund Typesort descending Year Amount (USD)
Troy Andrews Foundation United States Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2018 100,000
Foundation for Financial Planning, Inc. United States Human Services Donor Advised 2018 250
Foundation for Hispanic Education United States Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2018 275,000
Menlo Atherton Athletic Boosters United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 1,000
The Unity Care Group United States Human Services Donor Advised 2018 5,000
The UMASS Memorial Foundation Inc United States Education Donor Advised 2018 50,000
Red White & Blue Charity United States Human Services Donor Advised 2018 500
San Mateo Sister City Association Inc United States Other Donor Advised 2018 1,000
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, Inc. United States Health Donor Advised 2018 5,000
Kehillah Jewish High School United States Education Donor Advised 2018 200
One Mind Institute United States Health Donor Advised 2018 5,000
Community Foundation Santa Cruz County United States General Nonprofit Support Donor Advised 2018 2,500,000
The Courage Campaign Institute United States Human Services Donor Advised 2018 4,000
Young Mens Christian Association of San Francisco United States Human Services Donor Advised 2018 5,000
Common Sense Media United States Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2018 10,000
KIPP Excelencia Community Preparatory United States Education Donor Advised 2018 1,000
Crowded Fire Theater Company United States Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2018 18,000
UC Hastings Foundation United States Education Donor Advised 2018 25,000
Foundation for Excellence in Education Inc United States Education Donor Advised 2018 250,000
Support for Families of Children with Disabilities United States Human Services Donor Advised 2018 1,000
Page SUM 3,256,950

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13110 records found.