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 Areasort descending Fund Type Year Amount (USD)
Teen Success, Inc. Santa Clara CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 25,000
Francisco Park Conservancy San Francisco CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 600,000
United States Equestrian Team Foundation Inc N/A NJ United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 300,000
Junior State of America Foundation San Mateo CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 66,500
My New Red Shoes San Mateo CA United States Youth Development Committee Advised 2019 1,000
Atherton Police Activities League San Mateo CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 105,000
Playworks Education Energized Alameda CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 3,000
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Northern Nevada N/A NV United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 2,000
Boys & Girls Club of the Peninsula San Mateo CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 100,000
Camping & Education Foundation N/A OH United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 10,000
Spark Program Inc San Francisco CA United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 5,000
Giveteens20 Alameda CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 7,500
Art of Yoga Project Santa Clara CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 20,000
Yosemite Foundation San Francisco CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 500
Miami Bridge Youth and Family Services Inc N/A FL United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 5,000
No Bully San Francisco CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 250
Peninsula Bridge Program San Mateo CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 4,750
Boy Scouts of America Santa Clara CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 2,200
Create Good Foundation N/A WA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 10,000
East Palo Alto Tennis and Tutoring Santa Clara CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 1,000
Page SUM 1,268,700

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Grantee Bay Area County Cause Areasort descending Fund Type Year Amount (USD)
Teen Success, Inc. Santa Clara Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 25,000
Francisco Park Conservancy San Francisco Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 600,000
United States Equestrian Team Foundation Inc N/A Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 300,000
Junior State of America Foundation San Mateo Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 66,500
My New Red Shoes San Mateo Youth Development Committee Advised 2019 1,000
Atherton Police Activities League San Mateo Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 105,000
Playworks Education Energized Alameda Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 3,000
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Northern Nevada N/A Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 2,000
Boys & Girls Club of the Peninsula San Mateo Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 100,000
Camping & Education Foundation N/A Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 10,000
Spark Program Inc San Francisco Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 5,000
Giveteens20 Alameda Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 7,500
Art of Yoga Project Santa Clara Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 20,000
Yosemite Foundation San Francisco Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 500
Miami Bridge Youth and Family Services Inc N/A Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 5,000
No Bully San Francisco Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 250
Peninsula Bridge Program San Mateo Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 4,750
Boy Scouts of America Santa Clara Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 2,200
Create Good Foundation N/A Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 10,000
East Palo Alto Tennis and Tutoring Santa Clara Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 1,000
Page SUM 1,268,700

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13280 records found.
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Grantee Country Cause Areasort descending Fund Type Year Amount (USD)
Teen Success, Inc. United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 25,000
Francisco Park Conservancy United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 600,000
United States Equestrian Team Foundation Inc United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 300,000
Junior State of America Foundation United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 66,500
My New Red Shoes United States Youth Development Committee Advised 2019 1,000
Atherton Police Activities League United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 105,000
Playworks Education Energized United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 3,000
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Northern Nevada United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 2,000
Boys & Girls Club of the Peninsula United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 100,000
Camping & Education Foundation United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 10,000
Spark Program Inc United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 5,000
Giveteens20 United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 7,500
Art of Yoga Project United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 20,000
Yosemite Foundation United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 500
Miami Bridge Youth and Family Services Inc United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 5,000
No Bully United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 250
Peninsula Bridge Program United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 4,750
Boy Scouts of America United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 2,200
Create Good Foundation United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 10,000
East Palo Alto Tennis and Tutoring United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 1,000
Page SUM 1,268,700

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13280 records found.