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 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 Areasort descending Fund Type Year Amount (USD)
Camp Maccabi San Francisco CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 2,000
Oakland Lacrosse Club Alameda CA United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 18,810
Daly City Community Service Center San Mateo CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 14,500
Doug Coombs Foundation N/A WY United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 2,500
East Palo Alto Tee Ball Pitching Machine N/A NV United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 1,500
Third Street Community Center Santa Clara CA United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 10,000
Treasure Island Sailing Center Foundation San Francisco CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 5,000
Fresh Lifelines for Youth, Inc. Santa Clara CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 2,000
GO Campaign N/A CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 2,000
Yosemite Foundation San Francisco CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 200
Central Park Conservancy, Inc. N/A NY United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 1,000
CHICAGO RUN N/A IL United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 25,000
Peninsula Bridge Program San Mateo CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 5,000
Bay Area Women's Sports Initiative, Inc. Santa Clara CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 5,000
Black Girls Code Inc San Francisco CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 25,000
Youth Passageways N/A KS United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 3,000
Businesses United in Investing Lending and Development San Mateo CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 75,000
Detroit 300 Conservancy N/A MI United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 25,000
Big Brothers & Big Sisters of Colorado Inc. N/A CO United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 8,000
Boys & Girls Club of the Peninsula San Mateo CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 500
Page SUM 231,010

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Grantee Bay Area County Cause Areasort descending Fund Type Year Amount (USD)
Camp Maccabi San Francisco Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 2,000
Oakland Lacrosse Club Alameda Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 18,810
Daly City Community Service Center San Mateo Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 14,500
Doug Coombs Foundation N/A Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 2,500
East Palo Alto Tee Ball Pitching Machine N/A Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 1,500
Third Street Community Center Santa Clara Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 10,000
Treasure Island Sailing Center Foundation San Francisco Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 5,000
Fresh Lifelines for Youth, Inc. Santa Clara Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 2,000
GO Campaign N/A Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 2,000
Yosemite Foundation San Francisco Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 200
Central Park Conservancy, Inc. N/A Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 1,000
CHICAGO RUN N/A Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 25,000
Peninsula Bridge Program San Mateo Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 5,000
Bay Area Women's Sports Initiative, Inc. Santa Clara Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 5,000
Black Girls Code Inc San Francisco Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 25,000
Youth Passageways N/A Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 3,000
Businesses United in Investing Lending and Development San Mateo Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 75,000
Detroit 300 Conservancy N/A Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 25,000
Big Brothers & Big Sisters of Colorado Inc. N/A Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 8,000
Boys & Girls Club of the Peninsula San Mateo Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 500
Page SUM 231,010

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13280 records found.
Grantee State Cause Areasort descending Fund Type Year Amount (USD)
Oregon Robotics Tournament & Outreach Program OR Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 80,000
All American Youth Football & Drill Team Inc. TX Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 1,000
Special Hoop Camp Incorporated OR Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 5,000
Teen Success, Inc. CA Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 110,000
Fresh Lifelines for Youth, Inc. CA Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 300,000
GO Campaign CA Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 2,000
Young Mens Christian Association of Greater Houston Area TX Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 40,000
Junior Achievement of Northern California CA Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 500
Magical Bridge Foundation CA Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 300
Boys & Girls Club of the Peninsula CA Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 15,000
Tahoe-Pyramid Trail Inc. NV Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 2,000
Hi 5 Youth Foundation CA Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 2,000
My New Red Shoes CA Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 1,000
Boys & Girls Club of the Peninsula CA Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 11,000
Chelmsford Hockey Association Inc MA Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 2,500
Peninsula Bridge Program CA Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 4,750
The Fit Kids Foundation Inc. CA Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 250
Xtreme Squash CA Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 5,000
Youth Community Service, Inc. CA Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 1,000
Little Steps SC Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 5,000
Page SUM 588,300

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12650 records found.
Grantee Country Cause Areasort descending Fund Type Year Amount (USD)
Camp Maccabi United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 2,000
Oakland Lacrosse Club United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 18,810
Daly City Community Service Center United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 14,500
Doug Coombs Foundation United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 2,500
East Palo Alto Tee Ball Pitching Machine United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 1,500
Third Street Community Center United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 10,000
Treasure Island Sailing Center Foundation United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 5,000
Fresh Lifelines for Youth, Inc. United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 2,000
GO Campaign United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 2,000
Yosemite Foundation United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 200
Central Park Conservancy, Inc. United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 1,000
CHICAGO RUN United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 25,000
Peninsula Bridge Program United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 5,000
Bay Area Women's Sports Initiative, Inc. United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 5,000
Black Girls Code Inc United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 25,000
Youth Passageways United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 3,000
Businesses United in Investing Lending and Development United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 75,000
Detroit 300 Conservancy United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 25,000
Big Brothers & Big Sisters of Colorado Inc. United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 8,000
Boys & Girls Club of the Peninsula United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 500
Page SUM 231,010

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13280 records found.