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 Country Cause Area Fund Typesort descending Year Amount (USD)
Peninsula Open Space Trust Santa Clara CA United States Environment Donor Advised 2018 500
Leading Change Network Inc N/A MA United States Civic Participation Donor Advised 2018 50,000
Convergence N/A DC United States Community Development Donor Advised 2018 200,000
Vista Center Foundation Santa Clara CA United States Health Donor Advised 2018 5,000
Planetree Health Library Santa Clara CA United States Health Donor Advised 2018 1,000
PTA Hawaii Congress N/A HI United States Education Donor Advised 2018 20,000
Provide, Inc. N/A MA United States Civic Participation Donor Advised 2018 5,000
Menlo Park-Atherton Education Foundation San Mateo CA United States Education Donor Advised 2018 10,000
Mental Health Advocacy Services Inc. N/A CA United States Health Donor Advised 2018 2,500
Sandra J. Wing Healing Therapies Foundation Alameda CA United States Health Donor Advised 2018 500
Casa Circulo Cultural Inc San Mateo CA United States Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2018 3,000
American Speech-Language-Hearing Foundation N/A MD United States Health Donor Advised 2018 500
Pennsylvania Immigration and Citizenship Coalition N/A PA United States Civic Participation Donor Advised 2018 200,000
LifeMoves San Mateo CA United States Human Services Donor Advised 2018 300
Loyola Educational Corporation of Shreveport N/A LA United States Education Donor Advised 2018 5,000
Peninsula Bridge Program San Mateo CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 5,000
American Jewish World Service, Inc. N/A NY United States International Development Donor Advised 2018 2,000
B-Word Worldwide N/A OR United States Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2018 10,000
Resonate Workshops N/A CA United States International Development Donor Advised 2018 5,000
Heriot-Watt University N/A Scotland Education Donor Advised 2018 88,000
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Grantee Bay Area County Cause Area Fund Typesort descending Year Amount (USD)
Peninsula Open Space Trust Santa Clara Environment Donor Advised 2018 500
Leading Change Network Inc N/A Civic Participation Donor Advised 2018 50,000
Convergence N/A Community Development Donor Advised 2018 200,000
Vista Center Foundation Santa Clara Health Donor Advised 2018 5,000
Planetree Health Library Santa Clara Health Donor Advised 2018 1,000
PTA Hawaii Congress N/A Education Donor Advised 2018 20,000
Provide, Inc. N/A Civic Participation Donor Advised 2018 5,000
Menlo Park-Atherton Education Foundation San Mateo Education Donor Advised 2018 10,000
Mental Health Advocacy Services Inc. N/A Health Donor Advised 2018 2,500
Sandra J. Wing Healing Therapies Foundation Alameda Health Donor Advised 2018 500
Casa Circulo Cultural Inc San Mateo Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2018 3,000
American Speech-Language-Hearing Foundation N/A Health Donor Advised 2018 500
Pennsylvania Immigration and Citizenship Coalition N/A Civic Participation Donor Advised 2018 200,000
LifeMoves San Mateo Human Services Donor Advised 2018 300
Loyola Educational Corporation of Shreveport N/A Education Donor Advised 2018 5,000
Peninsula Bridge Program San Mateo Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 5,000
American Jewish World Service, Inc. N/A International Development Donor Advised 2018 2,000
B-Word Worldwide N/A Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2018 10,000
Resonate Workshops N/A International Development Donor Advised 2018 5,000
Heriot-Watt University N/A Education Donor Advised 2018 88,000
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Grantee Country Cause Area Fund Typesort descending Year Amount (USD)
Peninsula Open Space Trust United States Environment Donor Advised 2018 500
Leading Change Network Inc United States Civic Participation Donor Advised 2018 50,000
Convergence United States Community Development Donor Advised 2018 200,000
Vista Center Foundation United States Health Donor Advised 2018 5,000
Planetree Health Library United States Health Donor Advised 2018 1,000
PTA Hawaii Congress United States Education Donor Advised 2018 20,000
Provide, Inc. United States Civic Participation Donor Advised 2018 5,000
Menlo Park-Atherton Education Foundation United States Education Donor Advised 2018 10,000
Mental Health Advocacy Services Inc. United States Health Donor Advised 2018 2,500
Sandra J. Wing Healing Therapies Foundation United States Health Donor Advised 2018 500
Casa Circulo Cultural Inc United States Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2018 3,000
American Speech-Language-Hearing Foundation United States Health Donor Advised 2018 500
Pennsylvania Immigration and Citizenship Coalition United States Civic Participation Donor Advised 2018 200,000
LifeMoves United States Human Services Donor Advised 2018 300
Loyola Educational Corporation of Shreveport United States Education Donor Advised 2018 5,000
Peninsula Bridge Program United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 5,000
American Jewish World Service, Inc. United States International Development Donor Advised 2018 2,000
B-Word Worldwide United States Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2018 10,000
Resonate Workshops United States International Development Donor Advised 2018 5,000
Heriot-Watt University Scotland Education Donor Advised 2018 88,000
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