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 Area Fund Typesort descending Year Amount (USD)
Luna Kids Dance, Inc. Alameda CA United States General Nonprofit Support Donor Advised 2019 500
Massachusetts General Hospital N/A MA United States Health Donor Advised 2019 20,000
Melanoma Research Alliance Foundation N/A DC United States Health Donor Advised 2019 225,000
Michael Harris Foundation San Francisco CA United States Health Donor Advised 2019 500
Montalvo Association Santa Clara CA United States Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2019 50,000
Museum of Contemporary Art Los Angeles N/A CA United States Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2019 100,000
National Association of State Boards of Education N/A VA United States Education Donor Advised 2019 25,000
National Park Foundation N/A MD United States Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2019 400
New America Foundation N/A DC United States Sciences Donor Advised 2019 250,000
No Immigrants No Spice Alameda CA United States Community Development Donor Advised 2019 25,000
Oberlin College N/A OH United States Education Donor Advised 2019 1,000
Operation Helmet Incorporated N/A TX United States Community Development Donor Advised 2019 500
Pacifica Foundation Inc Alameda CA United States Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2019 1,000
Partners in Health a Nonprofit Corporation N/A MD United States Health Donor Advised 2019 10,000
Peninsula Family Service San Mateo CA United States Human Services Donor Advised 2019 2,000
People Acting in Community Together, Inc. Santa Clara CA United States Community Development Donor Advised 2019 10,000
Planned Parenthood Federation of America, Inc. N/A DC United States Health Donor Advised 2019 400
Polaris Institute USA Contra Costa CA United States Community Development Donor Advised 2019 15,000
African Library Project Alameda CA United States Education Donor Advised 2019 3,000
Alum Rock Counseling Center Inc Santa Clara CA United States Health Donor Advised 2019 25,000
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Grantee Bay Area County Cause Area Fund Typesort descending Year Amount (USD)
Luna Kids Dance, Inc. Alameda General Nonprofit Support Donor Advised 2019 500
Massachusetts General Hospital N/A Health Donor Advised 2019 20,000
Melanoma Research Alliance Foundation N/A Health Donor Advised 2019 225,000
Michael Harris Foundation San Francisco Health Donor Advised 2019 500
Montalvo Association Santa Clara Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2019 50,000
Museum of Contemporary Art Los Angeles N/A Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2019 100,000
National Association of State Boards of Education N/A Education Donor Advised 2019 25,000
National Park Foundation N/A Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2019 400
New America Foundation N/A Sciences Donor Advised 2019 250,000
No Immigrants No Spice Alameda Community Development Donor Advised 2019 25,000
Oberlin College N/A Education Donor Advised 2019 1,000
Operation Helmet Incorporated N/A Community Development Donor Advised 2019 500
Pacifica Foundation Inc Alameda Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2019 1,000
Partners in Health a Nonprofit Corporation N/A Health Donor Advised 2019 10,000
Peninsula Family Service San Mateo Human Services Donor Advised 2019 2,000
People Acting in Community Together, Inc. Santa Clara Community Development Donor Advised 2019 10,000
Planned Parenthood Federation of America, Inc. N/A Health Donor Advised 2019 400
Polaris Institute USA Contra Costa Community Development Donor Advised 2019 15,000
African Library Project Alameda Education Donor Advised 2019 3,000
Alum Rock Counseling Center Inc Santa Clara Health Donor Advised 2019 25,000
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Grantee Country Cause Area Fund Typesort descending Year Amount (USD)
Luna Kids Dance, Inc. United States General Nonprofit Support Donor Advised 2019 500
Massachusetts General Hospital United States Health Donor Advised 2019 20,000
Melanoma Research Alliance Foundation United States Health Donor Advised 2019 225,000
Michael Harris Foundation United States Health Donor Advised 2019 500
Montalvo Association United States Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2019 50,000
Museum of Contemporary Art Los Angeles United States Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2019 100,000
National Association of State Boards of Education United States Education Donor Advised 2019 25,000
National Park Foundation United States Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2019 400
New America Foundation United States Sciences Donor Advised 2019 250,000
No Immigrants No Spice United States Community Development Donor Advised 2019 25,000
Oberlin College United States Education Donor Advised 2019 1,000
Operation Helmet Incorporated United States Community Development Donor Advised 2019 500
Pacifica Foundation Inc United States Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2019 1,000
Partners in Health a Nonprofit Corporation United States Health Donor Advised 2019 10,000
Peninsula Family Service United States Human Services Donor Advised 2019 2,000
People Acting in Community Together, Inc. United States Community Development Donor Advised 2019 10,000
Planned Parenthood Federation of America, Inc. United States Health Donor Advised 2019 400
Polaris Institute USA United States Community Development Donor Advised 2019 15,000
African Library Project United States Education Donor Advised 2019 3,000
Alum Rock Counseling Center Inc United States Health Donor Advised 2019 25,000
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13280 records found.