Grants: Where the Giving Goes

SVCF makes grants to nonprofit organizations that are large and small, old and new, local, regional, national and international.

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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, corporate advised funds, and committee 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 descending Fund Type Year Amount (USD)
Dress for Success Triangle, NC N/A NC United States Workforce Development Corporate Advised 2019 5,000
Ada's Cafe Santa Clara CA United States Workforce Development Donor Advised 2019 250
JobTrain, Inc. San Mateo CA United States Workforce Development Donor Advised 2019 400
JobTrain, Inc. San Mateo CA United States Workforce Development Donor Advised 2019 5,000
The Stride Center Alameda CA United States Workforce Development Corporate Advised 2019 20,000
Dress for Success Triangle, NC N/A NC United States Workforce Development Corporate Advised 2019 200
Arizou N/A NY United States Workforce Development Corporate Advised 2019 50,000
Career Accelerator Limited N/A United Kingdom Workforce Development Corporate Advised 2019 6,500
Ada's Cafe Santa Clara CA United States Workforce Development Donor Advised 2019 300
JobTrain, Inc. San Mateo CA United States Workforce Development Corporate Advised 2019 10,000
JobTrain, Inc. San Mateo CA United States Workforce Development Donor Advised 2019 5,000
Ada's Cafe Santa Clara CA United States Workforce Development Donor Advised 2019 250
10 Thousand Windows, Inc. N/A TN United States Workforce Development Donor Advised 2019 1,000
JobTrain, Inc. San Mateo CA United States Workforce Development Donor Advised 2019 300
Him for Her Inc Alameda CA United States Workforce Development Corporate Advised 2019 100,000
Association NQT N/A France Workforce Development Corporate Advised 2019 50,000
Ada's Cafe Santa Clara CA United States Workforce Development Donor Advised 2019 5,000
JobTrain, Inc. San Mateo CA United States Workforce Development Donor Advised 2019 10,000
Rework Training N/A IL United States Workforce Development Corporate Advised 2019 15,000
Ada's Cafe Santa Clara CA United States Workforce Development Donor Advised 2019 1,500
Page SUM 285,700

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Grantee Bay Area County Cause Areasort descending Fund Type Year Amount (USD)
Dress for Success Triangle, NC N/A Workforce Development Corporate Advised 2019 5,000
Ada's Cafe Santa Clara Workforce Development Donor Advised 2019 250
JobTrain, Inc. San Mateo Workforce Development Donor Advised 2019 400
JobTrain, Inc. San Mateo Workforce Development Donor Advised 2019 5,000
The Stride Center Alameda Workforce Development Corporate Advised 2019 20,000
Dress for Success Triangle, NC N/A Workforce Development Corporate Advised 2019 200
Arizou N/A Workforce Development Corporate Advised 2019 50,000
Career Accelerator Limited N/A Workforce Development Corporate Advised 2019 6,500
Ada's Cafe Santa Clara Workforce Development Donor Advised 2019 300
JobTrain, Inc. San Mateo Workforce Development Corporate Advised 2019 10,000
JobTrain, Inc. San Mateo Workforce Development Donor Advised 2019 5,000
Ada's Cafe Santa Clara Workforce Development Donor Advised 2019 250
10 Thousand Windows, Inc. N/A Workforce Development Donor Advised 2019 1,000
JobTrain, Inc. San Mateo Workforce Development Donor Advised 2019 300
Him for Her Inc Alameda Workforce Development Corporate Advised 2019 100,000
Association NQT N/A Workforce Development Corporate Advised 2019 50,000
Ada's Cafe Santa Clara Workforce Development Donor Advised 2019 5,000
JobTrain, Inc. San Mateo Workforce Development Donor Advised 2019 10,000
Rework Training N/A Workforce Development Corporate Advised 2019 15,000
Ada's Cafe Santa Clara Workforce Development Donor Advised 2019 1,500
Page SUM 285,700

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13280 records found.
Grantee State Cause Areasort descending Fund Type Year Amount (USD)
Pivotal Connections CA Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 250
Boys & Girls Club of the Peninsula CA Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 10,000
Squash On Track CA Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 1,000
10,000 Degrees CA Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 200
United States Squash Racquets Association Inc NY Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 2,500
AI4ALL CA Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 75,000
JA Worldwide Inc. MA Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 29,900
Beat the Streets Inc NY Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 10,000
Silent Bot Deadly STEM Education Inc CA Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 2,000
Boys Club of Wake County Inc NC Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 200
Story Project CA Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 450,000
Fresh Lifelines for Youth, Inc. CA Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 10,000
Future Talent of Silicon Valley CA Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 25,000
Riekes Center for Human Enhancement CA Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 1,000
Birch Rock Camp ME Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 1,000
Boys & Girls Club of the Peninsula CA Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 1,000
88bikes WA Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 10,000
Thread MD Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 250,000
Girls Inc of the Pacific Northwest OR Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 30,000
Young America's Foundation VA Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 12,000
Page SUM 921,050

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12650 records found.
Grantee Country Cause Areasort descending Fund Type Year Amount (USD)
Dress for Success Triangle, NC United States Workforce Development Corporate Advised 2019 5,000
Ada's Cafe United States Workforce Development Donor Advised 2019 250
JobTrain, Inc. United States Workforce Development Donor Advised 2019 400
JobTrain, Inc. United States Workforce Development Donor Advised 2019 5,000
The Stride Center United States Workforce Development Corporate Advised 2019 20,000
Dress for Success Triangle, NC United States Workforce Development Corporate Advised 2019 200
Arizou United States Workforce Development Corporate Advised 2019 50,000
Career Accelerator Limited United Kingdom Workforce Development Corporate Advised 2019 6,500
Ada's Cafe United States Workforce Development Donor Advised 2019 300
JobTrain, Inc. United States Workforce Development Corporate Advised 2019 10,000
JobTrain, Inc. United States Workforce Development Donor Advised 2019 5,000
Ada's Cafe United States Workforce Development Donor Advised 2019 250
10 Thousand Windows, Inc. United States Workforce Development Donor Advised 2019 1,000
JobTrain, Inc. United States Workforce Development Donor Advised 2019 300
Him for Her Inc United States Workforce Development Corporate Advised 2019 100,000
Association NQT France Workforce Development Corporate Advised 2019 50,000
Ada's Cafe United States Workforce Development Donor Advised 2019 5,000
JobTrain, Inc. United States Workforce Development Donor Advised 2019 10,000
Rework Training United States Workforce Development Corporate Advised 2019 15,000
Ada's Cafe United States Workforce Development Donor Advised 2019 1,500
Page SUM 285,700

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13280 records found.