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 2020, as well as the five 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 represent more than $1.78 billion in grants made by Silicon Valley Community Foundation in 2020 from certain types of funds: donor advised funds, and corporate advised funds. It also includes grants made 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. Thus, the grant totals represented here may not equal the amount of grantmaking reported in our audited financial statements. The data shown here do provide an informative look at the breadth of causes supported by SVCF donors and by our strategic focus areas. Grant amounts shown as negative numbers represent adjustments to prior years’ grants.

Grantee Bay Area County State Country Cause Areasort ascending Fund Type Year Amount (USD)
Fresh Lifelines for Youth, Inc. Santa Clara CA United States Youth Development Committee Advised 2019 3,000
GO Campaign N/A CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 5,000
Hope for Life N/A WA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 1,620
Yosemite Foundation San Francisco CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 1,000
Peninsula Bridge Program San Mateo CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 10,000
Boys and Girls Club of the South Coast N/A CA United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 5,900
The Good Tidings Foundation San Mateo CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 5,000
Tony Hawk Foundation N/A CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 100,000
Boys & Girls Clubs of Metro Los Angeles N/A CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 1,002
UK Youth N/A England Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 80,000
My Digital Tat2 Inc Santa Clara CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 40,000
Boys & Girls Club of the Peninsula San Mateo CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 50,000
Mid-Peninsula Boys & Girls Club, Inc. San Mateo CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 200
My New Red Shoes San Mateo CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 1,000
Boys & Girls Club of the Peninsula San Mateo CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 30,000
Riekes Center for Human Enhancement San Mateo CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 10,000
Sheriff Pal Program N/A MI United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 5,000
Community Youth Advance Incorporated N/A MD United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 3,000
Teens for Food Justice N/A NY United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 1,550
American Morgan Horse Educational Charitable Trust N/A VT United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 5,000
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Grantee Bay Area County Cause Areasort ascending Fund Type Year Amount (USD)
Fresh Lifelines for Youth, Inc. Santa Clara Youth Development Committee Advised 2019 3,000
GO Campaign N/A Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 5,000
Hope for Life N/A Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 1,620
Yosemite Foundation San Francisco Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 1,000
Peninsula Bridge Program San Mateo Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 10,000
Boys and Girls Club of the South Coast N/A Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 5,900
The Good Tidings Foundation San Mateo Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 5,000
Tony Hawk Foundation N/A Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 100,000
Boys & Girls Clubs of Metro Los Angeles N/A Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 1,002
UK Youth N/A Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 80,000
My Digital Tat2 Inc Santa Clara Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 40,000
Boys & Girls Club of the Peninsula San Mateo Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 50,000
Mid-Peninsula Boys & Girls Club, Inc. San Mateo Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 200
My New Red Shoes San Mateo Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 1,000
Boys & Girls Club of the Peninsula San Mateo Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 30,000
Riekes Center for Human Enhancement San Mateo Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 10,000
Sheriff Pal Program N/A Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 5,000
Community Youth Advance Incorporated N/A Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 3,000
Teens for Food Justice N/A Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 1,550
American Morgan Horse Educational Charitable Trust N/A Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 5,000
Page SUM 358,272

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13280 records found.
Grantee State Cause Areasort ascending Fund Type Year Amount (USD)
Holbrook-Palmer Recreation Park Foundation CA Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 250
Movement Strategy Center CA Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 100,000
Positive Coaching Alliance CA Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 9,500
Santa Clara Swim Club CA Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 5,000
Stephen J. Wampler Foundation, Inc. CA Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 25,000
Community Youth Advance Incorporated MD Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 3,000
AAUW Florida Supporting Foundation Inc FL Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 5,000
Girls To Women CA Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 30,000
Art of Yoga Project CA Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 1,000
Austin Science Education Foundation TX Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 15,000
Black Girls Code Inc CA Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 25,000
Boys & Girls Club of the Peninsula CA Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 5,000
Chess-in-the-Schools, Inc. NY Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 1,000
The Pando Initiative Inc KS Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 5,000
Ultimate Impact Inc CA Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 20,000
Francisco Park Conservancy CA Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 600,000
Girl Scouts of Central Texas Inc TX Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 4,425
Yosemite Foundation CA Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 10,000
InnerCity Weightlifting Inc MA Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 10,000
Mid-Peninsula Boys & Girls Club, Inc. CA Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 200
Page SUM 874,375

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12650 records found.
Grantee Country Cause Areasort ascending Fund Type Year Amount (USD)
Fresh Lifelines for Youth, Inc. United States Youth Development Committee Advised 2019 3,000
GO Campaign United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 5,000
Hope for Life United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 1,620
Yosemite Foundation United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 1,000
Peninsula Bridge Program United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 10,000
Boys and Girls Club of the South Coast United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 5,900
The Good Tidings Foundation United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 5,000
Tony Hawk Foundation United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 100,000
Boys & Girls Clubs of Metro Los Angeles United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 1,002
UK Youth England Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 80,000
My Digital Tat2 Inc United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 40,000
Boys & Girls Club of the Peninsula United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 50,000
Mid-Peninsula Boys & Girls Club, Inc. United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 200
My New Red Shoes United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 1,000
Boys & Girls Club of the Peninsula United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 30,000
Riekes Center for Human Enhancement United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 10,000
Sheriff Pal Program United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 5,000
Community Youth Advance Incorporated United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 3,000
Teens for Food Justice United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 1,550
American Morgan Horse Educational Charitable Trust United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 5,000
Page SUM 358,272

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13280 records found.