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)
Boys & Girls Club of the Peninsula San Mateo CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 10,000
The Vine Trust Walsall N/A United Kingdom Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 25,000
United States Squash Racquets Association Inc N/A NY United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 2,500
Ignite Adaptive Sports N/A CO United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 5,000
California Clubhouse San Mateo CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 2,500
East Palo Alto Tennis and Tutoring Santa Clara CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 2,500
StreetCode Academy San Mateo CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 18,000
Boys & Girls Club of the Peninsula San Mateo CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 10,775
Young Life N/A AZ United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 50,000
EDGE Youth Leadership Alameda CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 200
Pivotal Connections Santa Clara CA United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 125,000
Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Bay Area San Francisco CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 500
Boy Scouts of America San Mateo CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 400
Fresh Lifelines for Youth, Inc. Santa Clara CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 10,000
Girls in the Game NFP N/A IL United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 25,000
Victory Ranch Inc N/A NV United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 50,000
Jacksonville Area Sexual Minority Youth Network, Inc. N/A FL United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 1,000
FoodWhat Incorporated N/A CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 125,000
Kirkwood Ski Education Foundation N/A CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 5,000
Camping & Education Foundation N/A OH United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 10,000
Page SUM 478,375

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Grantee Bay Area County Cause Areasort descending Fund Type Year Amount (USD)
Boys & Girls Club of the Peninsula San Mateo Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 10,000
The Vine Trust Walsall N/A Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 25,000
United States Squash Racquets Association Inc N/A Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 2,500
Ignite Adaptive Sports N/A Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 5,000
California Clubhouse San Mateo Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 2,500
East Palo Alto Tennis and Tutoring Santa Clara Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 2,500
StreetCode Academy San Mateo Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 18,000
Boys & Girls Club of the Peninsula San Mateo Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 10,775
Young Life N/A Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 50,000
EDGE Youth Leadership Alameda Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 200
Pivotal Connections Santa Clara Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 125,000
Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Bay Area San Francisco Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 500
Boy Scouts of America San Mateo Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 400
Fresh Lifelines for Youth, Inc. Santa Clara Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 10,000
Girls in the Game NFP N/A Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 25,000
Victory Ranch Inc N/A Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 50,000
Jacksonville Area Sexual Minority Youth Network, Inc. N/A Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 1,000
FoodWhat Incorporated N/A Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 125,000
Kirkwood Ski Education Foundation N/A Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 5,000
Camping & Education Foundation N/A Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 10,000
Page SUM 478,375

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13280 records found.
Grantee State Cause Areasort descending Fund Type Year Amount (USD)
Jewish Big Brothers Big Sisters Association of Los Angeles CA Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2019 20,000
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
Tahoe Rim Trail Association NV Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2019 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 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
Page SUM 87,000

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12650 records found.
Grantee Country Cause Areasort descending Fund Type Year Amount (USD)
Boys & Girls Club of the Peninsula United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 10,000
The Vine Trust Walsall United Kingdom Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 25,000
United States Squash Racquets Association Inc United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 2,500
Ignite Adaptive Sports United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 5,000
California Clubhouse United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 2,500
East Palo Alto Tennis and Tutoring United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 2,500
StreetCode Academy United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 18,000
Boys & Girls Club of the Peninsula United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 10,775
Young Life United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 50,000
EDGE Youth Leadership United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 200
Pivotal Connections United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 125,000
Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Bay Area United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 500
Boy Scouts of America United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 400
Fresh Lifelines for Youth, Inc. United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 10,000
Girls in the Game NFP United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 25,000
Victory Ranch Inc United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 50,000
Jacksonville Area Sexual Minority Youth Network, Inc. United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 1,000
FoodWhat Incorporated United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 125,000
Kirkwood Ski Education Foundation United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 5,000
Camping & Education Foundation United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 10,000
Page SUM 478,375

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13280 records found.