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 Countrysort descending Cause Area Fund Type Year Amount (USD)
Uttarakhand Seva Nidhi Paryavaran Shiksha Sansthan N/A India Community Development Donor Advised 2018 25,000
Center for Women's Development and Research N/A India Civic Participation Corporate Advised 2018 5,000
CANSUPPORT N/A HR India Health Donor Advised 2018 58
Habitat for Humanity India Trust N/A India Housing and Transportation Donor Advised 2018 5,000
Swabodhini Charitable Trust N/A India Human Services Corporate Advised 2018 5,000
CANSUPPORT N/A HR India Health Donor Advised 2018 58
Arunodhaya Centre for Street and Working Children N/A India Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 5,000
Sneha Charitable Trust N/A India Health Corporate Advised 2018 10,500
India Vision Foundation N/A India Human Services Corporate Advised 2018 5,000
NalandaWay Foundation N/A India Arts & Culture Corporate Advised 2018 5,000
Sri Dhanvantri Trust N/A India Health Donor Advised 2018 409
Indian Institute of Technology Bombay N/A India Education Corporate Advised 2018 19,801
Sri Dhanvantri Trust N/A India Health Donor Advised 2018 145
Gandhigram Trust N/A India Education Donor Advised 2018 10,000
ASEAN Foundation N/A Indonesia International Development Corporate Advised 2018 20,000
ASEAN Foundation N/A Indonesia International Development Corporate Advised 2018 1,000
Universitas Widyatama N/A Indonesia Education Corporate Advised 2018 19,000
ASEAN Foundation N/A Indonesia International Development Corporate Advised 2018 4,400
ASEAN Foundation N/A Indonesia International Development Corporate Advised 2018 600
The Foundation for Investing in Communities Limited N/A Ireland General Nonprofit Support Corporate Advised 2018 2,625
Page SUM 143,596

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Grantee Bay Area County Cause Area Fund Type Year Amount (USD)
Regents of the University of California At Berkeley Alameda Education Donor Advised 2018 10,000
California Community Builders Inc Alameda Housing and Transportation Donor Advised 2018 100,000
The Taylor Family Foundation Alameda Health Donor Advised 2018 10,000
City Slicker Farms Alameda Food Security Donor Advised 2018 15,000
East Bay Agency for Children Alameda Human Services Donor Advised 2018 10,000
BASIC Fund Alameda Education Donor Advised 2018 12,000
Time for a Change Foundation Alameda Housing and Transportation Donor Advised 2018 500,000
College Track Alameda Education Donor Advised 2018 25,000
Ignite Alameda Education Donor Advised 2018 50,000
College Track Alameda Education Donor Advised 2018 3,600,000
Impact Justice Alameda Civic Participation Donor Advised 2018 25,000
PICO National Network Alameda Civic Participation Donor Advised 2018 475
InterCulture Foundation, Inc. Alameda Education Donor Advised 2018 100,000
Oakland Lacrosse Club Alameda Human Services Donor Advised 2018 10,000
Greeninfo Network Alameda Environment Donor Advised 2018 5,000
Sierra Club Foundation Alameda Environment Donor Advised 2018 1,000
The Rose Foundation for Communities and the Environment Alameda General Nonprofit Support Donor Advised 2018 40,000
National Film Preserve, Ltd. Alameda Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2018 33,000
Silicon Valley Chinese Association Foundation Alameda Education Donor Advised 2018 1,000
Community Initiatives Alameda Community Development Donor Advised 2018 15,000
Page SUM 4,562,475

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Grantee State Cause Area Fund Type Year Amount (USD)
Oregon Shakespeare Festival Association OR Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2018 1,250
Heifer International Foundation AR General Nonprofit Support Donor Advised 2018 1,000
Guadalupe River Park Conservancy CA Environment Corporate Advised 2018 10,000
Menlo Park Presbyterian Church CA Religion Donor Advised 2018 1,500
Jewish Family Service of Silicon Valley CA Human Services Corporate Advised 2018 15,000
Castilleja School Foundation CA Education Donor Advised 2018 1,000
Central American Resource Center Carecen of Northern Califor CA Human Services Donor Advised 2018 200
Olimpico Learning CA Education Corporate Advised 2018 10,000
Muso Inc. CA Health Donor Advised 2018 22,000
Mission Asset Fund CA Community Development Donor Advised 2018 500
Open Heart Kitchen of Livermore, Inc. CA Human Services Corporate Advised 2018 15,000
The Lowell General Hospital MA Health Corporate Advised 2018 10,000
Los Altos Community Foundation CA General Nonprofit Support Donor Advised 2018 500
Peninsula Open Space Trust CA Environment Corporate Advised 2018 10,000
CSU Fullerton Auxiliary Services Corporation CA Education Corporate Advised 2018 96,716
Able Works CA Community Development Donor Advised 2018 1,000
The Palo Alto Community Fund CA General Nonprofit Support Donor Advised 2018 10,000
Red White & Blue Charity CA Human Services Corporate Advised 2018 6,000
Blind & Visually Impaired Center of Monterey County Inc. CA Health Donor Advised 2018 500
Times Up Foundation CA Human Services Corporate Advised 2018 2,000
Page SUM 214,166

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12587 records found.
Grantee Countrysort descending Cause Area Fund Type Year Amount (USD)
Uttarakhand Seva Nidhi Paryavaran Shiksha Sansthan India Community Development Donor Advised 2018 25,000
Center for Women's Development and Research India Civic Participation Corporate Advised 2018 5,000
CANSUPPORT India Health Donor Advised 2018 58
Habitat for Humanity India Trust India Housing and Transportation Donor Advised 2018 5,000
Swabodhini Charitable Trust India Human Services Corporate Advised 2018 5,000
CANSUPPORT India Health Donor Advised 2018 58
Arunodhaya Centre for Street and Working Children India Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 5,000
Sneha Charitable Trust India Health Corporate Advised 2018 10,500
India Vision Foundation India Human Services Corporate Advised 2018 5,000
NalandaWay Foundation India Arts & Culture Corporate Advised 2018 5,000
Sri Dhanvantri Trust India Health Donor Advised 2018 409
Indian Institute of Technology Bombay India Education Corporate Advised 2018 19,801
Sri Dhanvantri Trust India Health Donor Advised 2018 145
Gandhigram Trust India Education Donor Advised 2018 10,000
ASEAN Foundation Indonesia International Development Corporate Advised 2018 20,000
ASEAN Foundation Indonesia International Development Corporate Advised 2018 1,000
Universitas Widyatama Indonesia Education Corporate Advised 2018 19,000
ASEAN Foundation Indonesia International Development Corporate Advised 2018 4,400
ASEAN Foundation Indonesia International Development Corporate Advised 2018 600
The Foundation for Investing in Communities Limited Ireland General Nonprofit Support Corporate Advised 2018 2,625
Page SUM 143,596

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13110 records found.