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 Area Fund Typesort ascending Year Amount (USD)
UK Online Giving Foundation N/A England General Nonprofit Support Corporate Advised 2019 1,178
GWIN Korea N/A South Korea Education Corporate Advised 2019 13,950
Hilltop Preparatory School Inc N/A PA United States Education Corporate Advised 2019 2,500
GWIN Korea N/A South Korea Education Corporate Advised 2019 10,000
Haven House Inc N/A NC United States Human Services Corporate Advised 2019 200
Houston Food Bank N/A TX United States Food Security Corporate Advised 2019 4,000
American Online Giving Foundation Inc N/A PA United States General Nonprofit Support Corporate Advised 2019 10,038
International Society for Technology in Education N/A OR United States Education Corporate Advised 2019 5,000
Journey Church on the Common N/A MA United States Religion Corporate Advised 2019 5,000
10 Books A Home San Mateo CA United States Education Corporate Advised 2019 5,000
PACT Foundation Santa Clara CA United States Education Corporate Advised 2019 250
Charitable Giving N/A England General Nonprofit Support Corporate Advised 2019 5,000
Christmas in the Park Santa Clara CA United States Arts & Culture Corporate Advised 2019 10,000
Construir Futuro N/A Peru Education Corporate Advised 2019 24,700
Downtown Streets Inc Santa Clara CA United States Human Services Corporate Advised 2019 75,000
Family Giving Tree Santa Clara CA United States Human Services Corporate Advised 2019 25,000
UK Online Giving Foundation N/A United Kingdom General Nonprofit Support Corporate Advised 2019 7,919
United Service Organizations Inc N/A VA United States Human Services Corporate Advised 2019 4,000
Future Talent of Silicon Valley Santa Clara CA United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 3,500
Girls Who Code, Inc. N/A NY United States Human Services Corporate Advised 2019 1,000
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Grantee Bay Area County Cause Area Fund Typesort ascending Year Amount (USD)
UK Online Giving Foundation N/A General Nonprofit Support Corporate Advised 2019 1,178
GWIN Korea N/A Education Corporate Advised 2019 13,950
Hilltop Preparatory School Inc N/A Education Corporate Advised 2019 2,500
GWIN Korea N/A Education Corporate Advised 2019 10,000
Haven House Inc N/A Human Services Corporate Advised 2019 200
Houston Food Bank N/A Food Security Corporate Advised 2019 4,000
American Online Giving Foundation Inc N/A General Nonprofit Support Corporate Advised 2019 10,038
International Society for Technology in Education N/A Education Corporate Advised 2019 5,000
Journey Church on the Common N/A Religion Corporate Advised 2019 5,000
10 Books A Home San Mateo Education Corporate Advised 2019 5,000
PACT Foundation Santa Clara Education Corporate Advised 2019 250
Charitable Giving N/A General Nonprofit Support Corporate Advised 2019 5,000
Christmas in the Park Santa Clara Arts & Culture Corporate Advised 2019 10,000
Construir Futuro N/A Education Corporate Advised 2019 24,700
Downtown Streets Inc Santa Clara Human Services Corporate Advised 2019 75,000
Family Giving Tree Santa Clara Human Services Corporate Advised 2019 25,000
UK Online Giving Foundation N/A General Nonprofit Support Corporate Advised 2019 7,919
United Service Organizations Inc N/A Human Services Corporate Advised 2019 4,000
Future Talent of Silicon Valley Santa Clara Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 3,500
Girls Who Code, Inc. N/A Human Services Corporate Advised 2019 1,000
Page SUM 213,235

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13280 records found.
Grantee State Cause Area Fund Typesort ascending Year Amount (USD)
Machine Intelligence Research Institute Inc CA Sciences Committee Advised 2019 70,000
San Mateo County Health Foundation CA Health Committee Advised 2019 727
Ought Inc. CA Sciences Committee Advised 2019 100,000
CORA Community Overcoming Relationship Abuse CA Public Safety Committee Advised 2019 727
Center for Applied Rationality CA Health Committee Advised 2019 150,000
Centre for Effective Altruism USA Inc. CA Education Committee Advised 2019 40,000
The Painted Turtle CA Youth Development Committee Advised 2019 727
Community Foundation Santa Cruz County CA General Nonprofit Support Committee Advised 2019 12,500
Our City Forest CA Environment Committee Advised 2019 5,000
Homefirst Services of Santa Clara County CA Housing and Transportation Committee Advised 2019 200,000
Sacred Heart Community Service CA Human Services Committee Advised 2019 5,000
Nuestra Casa de East Palo Alto CA Human Services Committee Advised 2019 20,000
Center for the Study of Social Policy DC Sciences Committee Advised 2019 93,135
Alzheimer's Disease and Related Disorders Association, Inc. IL Health Committee Advised 2019 3,000
Downtown Streets Inc CA Human Services Committee Advised 2019 3,200
Family Supportive Housing Inc CA Housing and Transportation Committee Advised 2019 3,000
Center for the Study of Social Policy DC Sciences Committee Advised 2019 292,246
Puente de la Costa Sur CA Human Services Committee Advised 2019 1,000
Earth Law Center NY Environment Committee Advised 2019 30,000
Fair Count, Inc. GA Community Development Committee Advised 2019 3,700
Page SUM 1,033,962

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12650 records found.
Grantee Country Cause Area Fund Typesort ascending Year Amount (USD)
UK Online Giving Foundation England General Nonprofit Support Corporate Advised 2019 1,178
GWIN Korea South Korea Education Corporate Advised 2019 13,950
Hilltop Preparatory School Inc United States Education Corporate Advised 2019 2,500
GWIN Korea South Korea Education Corporate Advised 2019 10,000
Haven House Inc United States Human Services Corporate Advised 2019 200
Houston Food Bank United States Food Security Corporate Advised 2019 4,000
American Online Giving Foundation Inc United States General Nonprofit Support Corporate Advised 2019 10,038
International Society for Technology in Education United States Education Corporate Advised 2019 5,000
Journey Church on the Common United States Religion Corporate Advised 2019 5,000
10 Books A Home United States Education Corporate Advised 2019 5,000
PACT Foundation United States Education Corporate Advised 2019 250
Charitable Giving England General Nonprofit Support Corporate Advised 2019 5,000
Christmas in the Park United States Arts & Culture Corporate Advised 2019 10,000
Construir Futuro Peru Education Corporate Advised 2019 24,700
Downtown Streets Inc United States Human Services Corporate Advised 2019 75,000
Family Giving Tree United States Human Services Corporate Advised 2019 25,000
UK Online Giving Foundation United Kingdom General Nonprofit Support Corporate Advised 2019 7,919
United Service Organizations Inc United States Human Services Corporate Advised 2019 4,000
Future Talent of Silicon Valley United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 3,500
Girls Who Code, Inc. United States Human Services Corporate Advised 2019 1,000
Page SUM 213,235

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13280 records found.