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 2019, as well as the four 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 represents nearly $1.26 billion in grants made by Silicon Valley Community Foundation in 2019 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)
Fordham University N/A NY United States Donor Advised 2018 75,000
Fondation Université de Strasbourg N/A France Corporate Advised 2018 125,810
Fort Sill Morale Welfare and Recreation Fund N/A OK United States Donor Advised 2018 5,000
St. Ignatius Loyola Parish N/A NY United States Donor Advised 2018 2,500
Corporativa de Fundaciones A.C. N/A Mexico Corporate Advised 2018 7,000
City of Redwood City San Mateo CA United States Donor Advised 2018 10,000
Latin American Youth Center, Inc. N/A DC United States Donor Advised 2018 25,000
Orchard Elementary School District Santa Clara CA United States Discretionary Grantmaking 2018 25,897
Kailash Satyarthi Childrens Foundation of America, Inc. N/A DC United States Donor Advised 2018 100,000
Give Something Back to Berlin N/A Germany Corporate Advised 2018 10,000
MLB Uptown LLC N/A TN United States Donor Advised 2018 70,000
Milwaukee Collegiate Academy Inc N/A WI United States Donor Advised 2018 50,000
City of Redwood City San Mateo CA United States Donor Advised 2018 100,000
Institute for Humane Studies N/A VA United States Donor Advised 2018 1,000
Northwest Health Foundation II N/A OR United States Donor Advised 2018 200,000
Foster Boy Movies LLC N/A IL United States Donor Advised 2018 100,000
Equality Now, Inc. N/A NY United States Donor Advised 2018 110,000
Merry-Go-Round Children's Foundation N/A ON Canada Corporate Advised 2018 5,000
Boys and Girls Club of Anaheim Inc N/A CA United States Corporate Advised 2018 10,000
ADIE Fund N/A France Corporate Advised 2018 5,000
Page SUM 1,037,207

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Grantee Bay Area County Cause Areasort descending Fund Type Year Amount (USD)
Fordham University N/A Donor Advised 2018 75,000
Fondation Université de Strasbourg N/A Corporate Advised 2018 125,810
Fort Sill Morale Welfare and Recreation Fund N/A Donor Advised 2018 5,000
St. Ignatius Loyola Parish N/A Donor Advised 2018 2,500
Corporativa de Fundaciones A.C. N/A Corporate Advised 2018 7,000
City of Redwood City San Mateo Donor Advised 2018 10,000
Latin American Youth Center, Inc. N/A Donor Advised 2018 25,000
Orchard Elementary School District Santa Clara Discretionary Grantmaking 2018 25,897
Kailash Satyarthi Childrens Foundation of America, Inc. N/A Donor Advised 2018 100,000
Give Something Back to Berlin N/A Corporate Advised 2018 10,000
MLB Uptown LLC N/A Donor Advised 2018 70,000
Milwaukee Collegiate Academy Inc N/A Donor Advised 2018 50,000
City of Redwood City San Mateo Donor Advised 2018 100,000
Institute for Humane Studies N/A Donor Advised 2018 1,000
Northwest Health Foundation II N/A Donor Advised 2018 200,000
Foster Boy Movies LLC N/A Donor Advised 2018 100,000
Equality Now, Inc. N/A Donor Advised 2018 110,000
Merry-Go-Round Children's Foundation N/A Corporate Advised 2018 5,000
Boys and Girls Club of Anaheim Inc N/A Corporate Advised 2018 10,000
ADIE Fund N/A Corporate Advised 2018 5,000
Page SUM 1,037,207

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13110 records found.
Grantee State Cause Areasort descending Fund Type Year Amount (USD)
New Community Church CA Donor Advised 2018 25,000
Transfiguration Episcopal Church CA Donor Advised 2018 1,000
National Tropical Botanical Garden HI Donor Advised 2018 250,000
Great Work Education Holdings, Inc. CO Donor Advised 2018 5,500,000
Trinity Christian College Association IL Donor Advised 2018 10,000
ZappyLab, Inc. CA Donor Advised 2018 600,000
Advance Democracy Inc VA Donor Advised 2018 500,000
Illinois Institute of Technology IL Corporate Advised 2018 25,000
Free the Slaves Inc DC Donor Advised 2018 25,000
The Board of Regents of the University of Wisconsin System WI Donor Advised 2018 6,494
The Dalai Lama Center for Ethics and Transformative Values MA Donor Advised 2018 75,000
New Community Church CA Donor Advised 2018 50,000
Santa Cruz Toddler Care Center CA Donor Advised 2018 132,000
Jewish Board of Family & Children's Services, Inc. NY Donor Advised 2018 5,000
Genesys Works Bay Area CA Donor Advised 2018 100,000
The Board of Regents of the University of Wisconsin System WI Donor Advised 2018 175,858
New Community Church CA Donor Advised 2018 10,000
Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Oakland CA Donor Advised 2018 25,000
St. Andrews Presbyterian College NC Donor Advised 2018 1,000
Carnegie Foundation for Advancement Teaching W Coast Office CA Donor Advised 2018 100,000
Page SUM 7,616,352

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12587 records found.
Grantee Country Cause Areasort descending Fund Type Year Amount (USD)
Fordham University United States Donor Advised 2018 75,000
Fondation Université de Strasbourg France Corporate Advised 2018 125,810
Fort Sill Morale Welfare and Recreation Fund United States Donor Advised 2018 5,000
St. Ignatius Loyola Parish United States Donor Advised 2018 2,500
Corporativa de Fundaciones A.C. Mexico Corporate Advised 2018 7,000
City of Redwood City United States Donor Advised 2018 10,000
Latin American Youth Center, Inc. United States Donor Advised 2018 25,000
Orchard Elementary School District United States Discretionary Grantmaking 2018 25,897
Kailash Satyarthi Childrens Foundation of America, Inc. United States Donor Advised 2018 100,000
Give Something Back to Berlin Germany Corporate Advised 2018 10,000
MLB Uptown LLC United States Donor Advised 2018 70,000
Milwaukee Collegiate Academy Inc United States Donor Advised 2018 50,000
City of Redwood City United States Donor Advised 2018 100,000
Institute for Humane Studies United States Donor Advised 2018 1,000
Northwest Health Foundation II United States Donor Advised 2018 200,000
Foster Boy Movies LLC United States Donor Advised 2018 100,000
Equality Now, Inc. United States Donor Advised 2018 110,000
Merry-Go-Round Children's Foundation Canada Corporate Advised 2018 5,000
Boys and Girls Club of Anaheim Inc United States Corporate Advised 2018 10,000
ADIE Fund France Corporate Advised 2018 5,000
Page SUM 1,037,207

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13110 records found.