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 ascending Fund Type Year Amount (USD)
Niroga Institute Alameda CA United States Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2019 25,000
San Francisco Recreation and Park Department San Francisco CA United States Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2019 5,000
Jewish Big Brothers Big Sisters Association of Los Angeles N/A CA United States Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2019 20,000
Coachart Org N/A CA United States Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2019 15,000
Coachart Org N/A CA United States Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2019 10,000
Cinnamongirl Inc. Alameda CA United States Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2019 25,000
Enterprise for Youth San Francisco CA United States Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2019 2,500
Enterprise for Youth San Francisco CA United States Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2019 2,500
Enterprise for Youth San Francisco CA United States Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2019 10,000
Enterprise for Youth San Francisco CA United States Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2019 1,500
Niroga Institute Alameda CA United States Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2019 -25,000
Tahoe Rim Trail Association N/A NV United States Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2019 500
Niroga Institute Alameda CA United States Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2019 25,000
Grant A Wish Inc. N/A IL United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 25,000
Hollenbeck Police Activities League N/A CA United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 1,500
Sonoma Valley Teen Services Sonoma CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 1,000
Austin Science Education Foundation N/A TX United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 15,000
My New Red Shoes San Mateo CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 25,000
Summer Search San Francisco CA United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 100,000
Square Peg Foundation San Mateo CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 5,000
Page SUM 289,500

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Grantee Bay Area County Cause Areasort ascending Fund Type Year Amount (USD)
Niroga Institute Alameda Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2019 25,000
San Francisco Recreation and Park Department San Francisco Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2019 5,000
Jewish Big Brothers Big Sisters Association of Los Angeles N/A Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2019 20,000
Coachart Org N/A Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2019 15,000
Coachart Org N/A Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2019 10,000
Cinnamongirl Inc. Alameda Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2019 25,000
Enterprise for Youth San Francisco Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2019 2,500
Enterprise for Youth San Francisco Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2019 2,500
Enterprise for Youth San Francisco Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2019 10,000
Enterprise for Youth San Francisco Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2019 1,500
Niroga Institute Alameda Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2019 -25,000
Tahoe Rim Trail Association N/A Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2019 500
Niroga Institute Alameda Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2019 25,000
Grant A Wish Inc. N/A Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 25,000
Hollenbeck Police Activities League N/A Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 1,500
Sonoma Valley Teen Services Sonoma Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 1,000
Austin Science Education Foundation N/A Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 15,000
My New Red Shoes San Mateo Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 25,000
Summer Search San Francisco Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 100,000
Square Peg Foundation San Mateo Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 5,000
Page SUM 289,500

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13280 records found.
Grantee State Cause Areasort ascending Fund Type Year Amount (USD)
Enterprise for Youth CA Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2019 2,500
Enterprise for Youth CA Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2019 2,500
Enterprise for Youth CA Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2019 10,000
Enterprise for Youth CA Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2019 1,500
Tahoe Rim Trail Association NV Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2019 500
Jewish Big Brothers Big Sisters Association of Los Angeles CA Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2019 20,000
Coachart Org CA Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2019 15,000
Coachart Org CA Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2019 10,000
Niroga Institute CA Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2019 -25,000
Niroga Institute CA Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2019 25,000
Niroga Institute CA Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2019 25,000
Cinnamongirl Inc. CA Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2019 25,000
San Francisco Recreation and Park Department CA Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2019 5,000
Boys & Girls Club of the Peninsula CA Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 500,000
Hollister Youth Alliance CA Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 250
Positive Coaching Alliance CA Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 5,000
Boys & Girls Club of the Peninsula CA Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 25,000
California Equine Foundation KY Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 5,000
Fight for Life Foundation Inc IN Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 5,000
Girls To Women CA Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 500
Page SUM 657,750

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12650 records found.
Grantee Country Cause Areasort ascending Fund Type Year Amount (USD)
Niroga Institute United States Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2019 25,000
San Francisco Recreation and Park Department United States Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2019 5,000
Jewish Big Brothers Big Sisters Association of Los Angeles United States Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2019 20,000
Coachart Org United States Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2019 15,000
Coachart Org United States Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2019 10,000
Cinnamongirl Inc. United States Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2019 25,000
Enterprise for Youth United States Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2019 2,500
Enterprise for Youth United States Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2019 2,500
Enterprise for Youth United States Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2019 10,000
Enterprise for Youth United States Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2019 1,500
Niroga Institute United States Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2019 -25,000
Tahoe Rim Trail Association United States Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2019 500
Niroga Institute United States Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2019 25,000
Grant A Wish Inc. United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 25,000
Hollenbeck Police Activities League United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 1,500
Sonoma Valley Teen Services United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 1,000
Austin Science Education Foundation United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 15,000
My New Red Shoes United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 25,000
Summer Search United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 100,000
Square Peg Foundation United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 5,000
Page SUM 289,500

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13280 records found.