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 Countrysort ascending Cause Area Fund Type Year Amount (USD)
Dream City Mission Church N/A South Korea Religion Donor Advised 2018 2,000
Natural Justice N/A South Africa International Development Donor Advised 2018 50,000
Denis Hurley Centre Trust N/A South Africa Human Services Donor Advised 2018 20,000
Nelson Mandela University N/A South Africa Education Corporate Advised 2018 8,600
Siyafunda Community Technology Center N/A South Africa Education Corporate Advised 2018 15,000
Technical University of Kosice N/A Slovakia Education Corporate Advised 2018 12,000
National Council of Social Service N/A Singapore Community Development Corporate Advised 2018 55,000
National Council of Social Service N/A Singapore Community Development Corporate Advised 2018 15,000
National Council of Social Service N/A Singapore Community Development Corporate Advised 2018 15,000
National Council of Social Service N/A Singapore Community Development Corporate Advised 2018 5,000
SUN-DAC N/A Singapore Human Services Corporate Advised 2018 10,000
Children's Cancer Foundation N/A Singapore Health Corporate Advised 2018 5,000
Nusantara Development Initiatives N/A Singapore Corporate Advised 2018 10,000
Causes For Animals (Singapore) Limited N/A Singapore Animal Welfare Corporate Advised 2018 10,000
Singapore Children's Society N/A Singapore Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 36,000
National Trades Union Congress - U Care Fund N/A Singapore Workforce Development Corporate Advised 2018 10,000
Singapore Children's Society N/A Singapore Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 16,000
Halogen Foundation Singapore N/A Singapore Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 15,000
Forum pour un Developpement Durable Endogene (FODDE) N/A Senegal International Development Donor Advised 2018 25,000
Heriot-Watt University N/A Scotland Education Donor Advised 2018 88,000
Page SUM 422,600

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Grantee Bay Area County Cause Area Fund Type Year Amount (USD)
Foothill-De Anza Community Colleges Foundation Santa Clara Education Donor Advised 2018 5,000
Ace Charter School Santa Clara Education Donor Advised 2018 20,000
Beneficent Technology Inc Santa Clara Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2018 15,000
Children's Health Council, Inc. Santa Clara Health Donor Advised 2018 3,000
Bay Area Cancer Connections Santa Clara Health Donor Advised 2018 250
Palo Alto Partners in Education Santa Clara Education Donor Advised 2018 250
Vista Center for the Blind and Visually Impaired Santa Clara Human Services Donor Advised 2018 250
President-Board of Trustees Santa Clara College Santa Clara Education Donor Advised 2018 500
Children's Health Council, Inc. Santa Clara Health Donor Advised 2018 2,500
Foundation for Hispanic Education Santa Clara Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2018 12,500
Foundation for Hispanic Education Santa Clara Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2018 140,000
First Congregational Church of Palo Alto Santa Clara Religion Donor Advised 2018 3,000
Sutter Bay Medical Foundation Santa Clara Health Donor Advised 2018 500
Santa Clara County Asian Law Alliance Inc Santa Clara Community Development Discretionary Grantmaking 2018 65,000
Services & Immigrant Rights & Education Network Santa Clara Human Services Discretionary Grantmaking 2018 65,000
The San Jose Public Library Foundation Santa Clara Education Discretionary Grantmaking 2018 100,000
Planned Parenthood Mar Monte, Inc. Santa Clara Health Donor Advised 2018 1,000
President-Board of Trustees Santa Clara College Santa Clara Education Donor Advised 2018 30,000
Christa Mcauliffe Elementary Santa Clara Education Corporate Advised 2018 2,750
Cupertino High School Speech & Debate Boosters Santa Clara Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 450
Page SUM 466,950

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Grantee Countrysort ascending Cause Area Fund Type Year Amount (USD)
Dream City Mission Church South Korea Religion Donor Advised 2018 2,000
Natural Justice South Africa International Development Donor Advised 2018 50,000
Denis Hurley Centre Trust South Africa Human Services Donor Advised 2018 20,000
Nelson Mandela University South Africa Education Corporate Advised 2018 8,600
Siyafunda Community Technology Center South Africa Education Corporate Advised 2018 15,000
Technical University of Kosice Slovakia Education Corporate Advised 2018 12,000
National Council of Social Service Singapore Community Development Corporate Advised 2018 55,000
National Council of Social Service Singapore Community Development Corporate Advised 2018 15,000
National Council of Social Service Singapore Community Development Corporate Advised 2018 15,000
National Council of Social Service Singapore Community Development Corporate Advised 2018 5,000
SUN-DAC Singapore Human Services Corporate Advised 2018 10,000
Children's Cancer Foundation Singapore Health Corporate Advised 2018 5,000
Nusantara Development Initiatives Singapore Corporate Advised 2018 10,000
Causes For Animals (Singapore) Limited Singapore Animal Welfare Corporate Advised 2018 10,000
Singapore Children's Society Singapore Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 36,000
National Trades Union Congress - U Care Fund Singapore Workforce Development Corporate Advised 2018 10,000
Singapore Children's Society Singapore Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 16,000
Halogen Foundation Singapore Singapore Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 15,000
Forum pour un Developpement Durable Endogene (FODDE) Senegal International Development Donor Advised 2018 25,000
Heriot-Watt University Scotland Education Donor Advised 2018 88,000
Page SUM 422,600

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