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, 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 Area Fund Typesort ascending Year Amount (USD)
Family League of Baltimore City Inc N/A MD United States Human Services Corporate Advised 2019 3,000
UK Online Giving Foundation N/A United Kingdom General Nonprofit Support Corporate Advised 2019 236
Fondazione Bruno Kessler N/A Italy Sciences Corporate Advised 2019 98,000
University of Port Harcourt N/A Nigeria Education Corporate Advised 2019 5,000
Wellspring Family Services N/A WA United States Human Services Corporate Advised 2019 5,000
International Rescue Committee, Inc. N/A MN United States International Development Corporate Advised 2019 150,000
Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, Inc. N/A DC United States Health Corporate Advised 2019 3,815
Loaves & Fishes Family Kitchen Santa Clara CA United States Food Security Corporate Advised 2019 4,500
African Diaspora Network Santa Clara CA United States International Development Corporate Advised 2019 45,000
American Online Giving Foundation Inc N/A PA United States General Nonprofit Support Corporate Advised 2019 82,901
Association for Computing Machinery N/A NY United States Sciences Corporate Advised 2019 5,000
A Sanctuary for Military Families Inc N/A CO United States Community Development Corporate Advised 2019 3,000
Society of Saint Vincent De Paul Council of Los Angeles N/A CA United States Community Development Corporate Advised 2019 5,000
Centre for Agriculture Research and Entrepreneurship N/A Mauritius Food Security Corporate Advised 2019 30,000
Connections to Success Inc N/A MO United States Human Services Corporate Advised 2019 46,000
Special Olympics Massachusetts, Inc. N/A MA United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 3,500
Cranberry Community Chest N/A PA United States General Nonprofit Support Corporate Advised 2019 2,500
United Nations Foundation Inc N/A DC United States General Nonprofit Support Corporate Advised 2019 5,000
Girls on the Run New Hampshire N/A NH United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 1,000
Halifax Medical Center Foundation Inc N/A FL United States Health Corporate Advised 2019 1,000
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Grantee Bay Area County Cause Area Fund Typesort ascending Year Amount (USD)
Family League of Baltimore City Inc N/A Human Services Corporate Advised 2019 3,000
UK Online Giving Foundation N/A General Nonprofit Support Corporate Advised 2019 236
Fondazione Bruno Kessler N/A Sciences Corporate Advised 2019 98,000
University of Port Harcourt N/A Education Corporate Advised 2019 5,000
Wellspring Family Services N/A Human Services Corporate Advised 2019 5,000
International Rescue Committee, Inc. N/A International Development Corporate Advised 2019 150,000
Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, Inc. N/A Health Corporate Advised 2019 3,815
Loaves & Fishes Family Kitchen Santa Clara Food Security Corporate Advised 2019 4,500
African Diaspora Network Santa Clara International Development Corporate Advised 2019 45,000
American Online Giving Foundation Inc N/A General Nonprofit Support Corporate Advised 2019 82,901
Association for Computing Machinery N/A Sciences Corporate Advised 2019 5,000
A Sanctuary for Military Families Inc N/A Community Development Corporate Advised 2019 3,000
Society of Saint Vincent De Paul Council of Los Angeles N/A Community Development Corporate Advised 2019 5,000
Centre for Agriculture Research and Entrepreneurship N/A Food Security Corporate Advised 2019 30,000
Connections to Success Inc N/A Human Services Corporate Advised 2019 46,000
Special Olympics Massachusetts, Inc. N/A Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 3,500
Cranberry Community Chest N/A General Nonprofit Support Corporate Advised 2019 2,500
United Nations Foundation Inc N/A General Nonprofit Support Corporate Advised 2019 5,000
Girls on the Run New Hampshire N/A Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 1,000
Halifax Medical Center Foundation Inc N/A Health Corporate Advised 2019 1,000
Page SUM 499,452

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13280 records found.
Grantee State Cause Area Fund Typesort ascending Year Amount (USD)
Association for the Advancement of Artificial Intelligence CA Sciences Committee Advised 2019 20,000
Planned Parenthood Mar Monte, Inc. CA Health Committee Advised 2019 10,000
KIPP Foundation CA Education Committee Advised 2019 5,000
Association for the Advancement of Artificial Intelligence CA Sciences Committee Advised 2019 20,000
Art in Action CA Arts & Culture Committee Advised 2019 727
The Particular Council of the Society of St. Vincent De Paul CA Religion Committee Advised 2019 2,000
Silver Creek High School CA Education Committee Advised 2019 2,000
Foundation for Students Rising Above CA Education Committee Advised 2019 727
City of San Jose CA Community Development Committee Advised 2019 25,000
Yu-Ai Kai-Japanese American Community Senior Serv of San Jos CA Food Security Committee Advised 2019 250
Page SUM 85,704

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12650 records found.
Grantee Country Cause Area Fund Typesort ascending Year Amount (USD)
Family League of Baltimore City Inc United States Human Services Corporate Advised 2019 3,000
UK Online Giving Foundation United Kingdom General Nonprofit Support Corporate Advised 2019 236
Fondazione Bruno Kessler Italy Sciences Corporate Advised 2019 98,000
University of Port Harcourt Nigeria Education Corporate Advised 2019 5,000
Wellspring Family Services United States Human Services Corporate Advised 2019 5,000
International Rescue Committee, Inc. United States International Development Corporate Advised 2019 150,000
Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, Inc. United States Health Corporate Advised 2019 3,815
Loaves & Fishes Family Kitchen United States Food Security Corporate Advised 2019 4,500
African Diaspora Network United States International Development Corporate Advised 2019 45,000
American Online Giving Foundation Inc United States General Nonprofit Support Corporate Advised 2019 82,901
Association for Computing Machinery United States Sciences Corporate Advised 2019 5,000
A Sanctuary for Military Families Inc United States Community Development Corporate Advised 2019 3,000
Society of Saint Vincent De Paul Council of Los Angeles United States Community Development Corporate Advised 2019 5,000
Centre for Agriculture Research and Entrepreneurship Mauritius Food Security Corporate Advised 2019 30,000
Connections to Success Inc United States Human Services Corporate Advised 2019 46,000
Special Olympics Massachusetts, Inc. United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 3,500
Cranberry Community Chest United States General Nonprofit Support Corporate Advised 2019 2,500
United Nations Foundation Inc United States General Nonprofit Support Corporate Advised 2019 5,000
Girls on the Run New Hampshire United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 1,000
Halifax Medical Center Foundation Inc United States Health Corporate Advised 2019 1,000
Page SUM 499,452

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13280 records found.