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 ascending
Array Alliance Inc N/A CA United States Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2018 1,000,000
Pioneer Works Art Foundation N/A NY United States Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2018 1,000,000
Peninsula Arts Guild Santa Clara CA United States Other Donor Advised 2018 1,000,000
Catholic Legal Immigration Network, Inc. N/A MD United States Immigration Donor Advised 2018 1,000,000
EL Education Inc N/A NY United States Education Donor Advised 2018 1,000,000
Community Access to the Arts, Inc. N/A MA United States Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2018 1,000,000
Pacific Charter School Development Inc. N/A CA United States Education Donor Advised 2018 1,000,000
American Immigration Council N/A PA United States Civic Participation Donor Advised 2018 1,000,000
Regents of the University of California, Berkeley Alameda CA United States Education Donor Advised 2018 1,000,000
Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation N/A NJ United States Education Donor Advised 2018 1,000,000
Illustrative Mathematics N/A AZ United States Education Donor Advised 2018 1,000,000
World Central Kitchen Incorporated N/A PA United States Community Development Donor Advised 2018 1,000,000
National Immigration Law Center N/A CA United States Civic Participation Donor Advised 2018 1,000,000
Castilleja School Foundation Santa Clara CA United States Education Donor Advised 2018 1,000,000
REDF San Francisco CA United States Community Development Donor Advised 2018 1,000,000
Immigrant Legal Resource Center San Francisco CA United States Immigration Donor Advised 2018 1,000,000
FFWD San Francisco CA United States Community Development Donor Advised 2018 1,000,000
Charlie's Acres N/A CA United States Animal Welfare Donor Advised 2018 1,000,000
The Nueva School San Mateo CA United States Education Donor Advised 2018 1,000,000
Union Square Business Improvement District San Francisco CA United States Membership Organizations Donor Advised 2018 1,000,000
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Grantee Bay Area County Cause Area Fund Type Year Amount (USD)sort ascending
Array Alliance Inc N/A Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2018 1,000,000
Pioneer Works Art Foundation N/A Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2018 1,000,000
Peninsula Arts Guild Santa Clara Other Donor Advised 2018 1,000,000
Catholic Legal Immigration Network, Inc. N/A Immigration Donor Advised 2018 1,000,000
EL Education Inc N/A Education Donor Advised 2018 1,000,000
Community Access to the Arts, Inc. N/A Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2018 1,000,000
Pacific Charter School Development Inc. N/A Education Donor Advised 2018 1,000,000
American Immigration Council N/A Civic Participation Donor Advised 2018 1,000,000
Regents of the University of California, Berkeley Alameda Education Donor Advised 2018 1,000,000
Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation N/A Education Donor Advised 2018 1,000,000
Illustrative Mathematics N/A Education Donor Advised 2018 1,000,000
World Central Kitchen Incorporated N/A Community Development Donor Advised 2018 1,000,000
National Immigration Law Center N/A Civic Participation Donor Advised 2018 1,000,000
Castilleja School Foundation Santa Clara Education Donor Advised 2018 1,000,000
REDF San Francisco Community Development Donor Advised 2018 1,000,000
Immigrant Legal Resource Center San Francisco Immigration Donor Advised 2018 1,000,000
FFWD San Francisco Community Development Donor Advised 2018 1,000,000
Charlie's Acres N/A Animal Welfare Donor Advised 2018 1,000,000
The Nueva School San Mateo Education Donor Advised 2018 1,000,000
Union Square Business Improvement District San Francisco Membership Organizations Donor Advised 2018 1,000,000
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13110 records found.
Grantee State Cause Area Fund Type Year Amount (USD)sort ascending
Francisco Park Conservancy CA Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 1,000,000
Charlie's Acres CA Animal Welfare Donor Advised 2018 1,000,000
Array Alliance Inc CA Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2018 1,000,000
NEO Philanthropy NY General Nonprofit Support Donor Advised 2018 1,000,000
Conservation International Foundation MA Environment Donor Advised 2018 1,000,000
National Immigration Law Center CA Civic Participation Donor Advised 2018 1,000,000
Lighthouse Community Public Schools CA Education Donor Advised 2018 1,000,000
St. Francis Center of Redwood City CA Food Security Donor Advised 2018 1,000,000
Charlie's Acres CA Animal Welfare Donor Advised 2018 1,000,000
University of California Irvine Foundation CA Education Donor Advised 2018 1,000,000
Peninsula Arts Guild CA Other Donor Advised 2018 1,000,000
President-Board of Trustees Santa Clara College CA Education Donor Advised 2018 1,000,000
Immigrant Legal Resource Center CA Immigration Donor Advised 2018 1,000,000
Statue of Liberty Ellis Island Foundation Inc NY Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2018 1,000,000
Illustrative Mathematics AZ Education Donor Advised 2018 1,000,000
Board of Trustees of the Leland Stanford Junior University CA Education Donor Advised 2018 1,000,000
The Alliance for Climate Protection DC Environment Donor Advised 2018 1,000,000
American Immigration Council PA Civic Participation Donor Advised 2018 1,000,000
KQED Inc CA Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2018 1,000,000
Upstream USA Inc CA Health Donor Advised 2018 1,000,000
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12587 records found.
Grantee Country Cause Area Fund Type Year Amount (USD)sort ascending
Array Alliance Inc United States Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2018 1,000,000
Pioneer Works Art Foundation United States Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2018 1,000,000
Peninsula Arts Guild United States Other Donor Advised 2018 1,000,000
Catholic Legal Immigration Network, Inc. United States Immigration Donor Advised 2018 1,000,000
EL Education Inc United States Education Donor Advised 2018 1,000,000
Community Access to the Arts, Inc. United States Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2018 1,000,000
Pacific Charter School Development Inc. United States Education Donor Advised 2018 1,000,000
American Immigration Council United States Civic Participation Donor Advised 2018 1,000,000
Regents of the University of California, Berkeley United States Education Donor Advised 2018 1,000,000
Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation United States Education Donor Advised 2018 1,000,000
Illustrative Mathematics United States Education Donor Advised 2018 1,000,000
World Central Kitchen Incorporated United States Community Development Donor Advised 2018 1,000,000
National Immigration Law Center United States Civic Participation Donor Advised 2018 1,000,000
Castilleja School Foundation United States Education Donor Advised 2018 1,000,000
REDF United States Community Development Donor Advised 2018 1,000,000
Immigrant Legal Resource Center United States Immigration Donor Advised 2018 1,000,000
FFWD United States Community Development Donor Advised 2018 1,000,000
Charlie's Acres United States Animal Welfare Donor Advised 2018 1,000,000
The Nueva School United States Education Donor Advised 2018 1,000,000
Union Square Business Improvement District United States Membership Organizations Donor Advised 2018 1,000,000
Page SUM 20,000,000

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13110 records found.