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 Type Year Amount (USD)sort descending
Texas A & M University N/A TX United States Education Donor Advised 2019 473,580
IDinsight San Francisco CA United States International Development Donor Advised 2019 474,374
Pyxera Global Inc N/A DC United States International Development Corporate Advised 2019 477,775
Chapin Hall Center for Children N/A IL United States Human Services Donor Advised 2019 491,000
Community Foundation of New Jersey N/A NJ United States Community Development Donor Advised 2019 495,000
South Dakota School of Mines and Technology N/A SD United States Sciences Donor Advised 2019 495,544
Pyxera Global Inc N/A DC United States International Development Corporate Advised 2019 498,000
Bay Area Legal Aid Alameda CA United States Public Safety Donor Advised 2019 500,000
United Way of the Bay Area San Francisco CA United States Human Services Donor Advised 2019 500,000
Biden Cancer Initiative Inc N/A DC United States Health Donor Advised 2019 500,000
Voter Registration Project N/A DC United States Other Donor Advised 2019 500,000
Humane America Animal Foundation N/A CA United States Animal Welfare Donor Advised 2019 500,000
Relay Graduate School of Education N/A NY United States Education Donor Advised 2019 500,000
Boys & Girls Club of the Peninsula San Mateo CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 500,000
Relay Graduate School of Education N/A NY United States Education Donor Advised 2019 500,000
New Teacher Center N/A CA United States Education Donor Advised 2019 500,000
Harambe Endeavor Alliance N/A NH United States Education Corporate Advised 2019 500,000
Project Drawdown Marin CA United States Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2019 500,000
Southern New Hampshire University N/A NH United States Education Donor Advised 2019 500,000
Court Watch NOLA N/A LA United States Public Safety Donor Advised 2019 500,000
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Grantee Bay Area County Cause Area Fund Type Year Amount (USD)sort descending
Texas A & M University N/A Education Donor Advised 2019 473,580
IDinsight San Francisco International Development Donor Advised 2019 474,374
Pyxera Global Inc N/A International Development Corporate Advised 2019 477,775
Chapin Hall Center for Children N/A Human Services Donor Advised 2019 491,000
Community Foundation of New Jersey N/A Community Development Donor Advised 2019 495,000
South Dakota School of Mines and Technology N/A Sciences Donor Advised 2019 495,544
Pyxera Global Inc N/A International Development Corporate Advised 2019 498,000
Bay Area Legal Aid Alameda Public Safety Donor Advised 2019 500,000
United Way of the Bay Area San Francisco Human Services Donor Advised 2019 500,000
Biden Cancer Initiative Inc N/A Health Donor Advised 2019 500,000
Voter Registration Project N/A Other Donor Advised 2019 500,000
Humane America Animal Foundation N/A Animal Welfare Donor Advised 2019 500,000
Relay Graduate School of Education N/A Education Donor Advised 2019 500,000
Boys & Girls Club of the Peninsula San Mateo Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 500,000
Relay Graduate School of Education N/A Education Donor Advised 2019 500,000
New Teacher Center N/A Education Donor Advised 2019 500,000
Harambe Endeavor Alliance N/A Education Corporate Advised 2019 500,000
Project Drawdown Marin Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2019 500,000
Southern New Hampshire University N/A Education Donor Advised 2019 500,000
Court Watch NOLA N/A Public Safety Donor Advised 2019 500,000
Page SUM 9,905,273

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13280 records found.
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Grantee Country Cause Area Fund Type Year Amount (USD)sort descending
Texas A & M University United States Education Donor Advised 2019 473,580
IDinsight United States International Development Donor Advised 2019 474,374
Pyxera Global Inc United States International Development Corporate Advised 2019 477,775
Chapin Hall Center for Children United States Human Services Donor Advised 2019 491,000
Community Foundation of New Jersey United States Community Development Donor Advised 2019 495,000
South Dakota School of Mines and Technology United States Sciences Donor Advised 2019 495,544
Pyxera Global Inc United States International Development Corporate Advised 2019 498,000
Bay Area Legal Aid United States Public Safety Donor Advised 2019 500,000
United Way of the Bay Area United States Human Services Donor Advised 2019 500,000
Biden Cancer Initiative Inc United States Health Donor Advised 2019 500,000
Voter Registration Project United States Other Donor Advised 2019 500,000
Humane America Animal Foundation United States Animal Welfare Donor Advised 2019 500,000
Relay Graduate School of Education United States Education Donor Advised 2019 500,000
Boys & Girls Club of the Peninsula United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 500,000
Relay Graduate School of Education United States Education Donor Advised 2019 500,000
New Teacher Center United States Education Donor Advised 2019 500,000
Harambe Endeavor Alliance United States Education Corporate Advised 2019 500,000
Project Drawdown United States Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2019 500,000
Southern New Hampshire University United States Education Donor Advised 2019 500,000
Court Watch NOLA United States Public Safety Donor Advised 2019 500,000
Page SUM 9,905,273

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13280 records found.