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 Type Year Amount (USD)sort descending
Compassion Institute San Mateo CA United States Education Donor Advised 2019 400,000
Communities In Schools, Inc. N/A VA United States Education Donor Advised 2019 400,000
News Literacy Project, Inc. N/A DC United States Education Donor Advised 2019 400,000
Solutions Journalism Network Inc N/A NY United States Community Development Donor Advised 2019 400,000
A New Way of Life Reentry Project N/A CA United States Housing and Transportation Donor Advised 2019 400,000
Colorado Criminal Justice Reform Coalition N/A CO United States Civic Participation Donor Advised 2019 400,000
College Track Alameda CA United States Education Donor Advised 2019 400,000
Innovate Public Schools Santa Clara CA United States General Nonprofit Support Donor Advised 2019 400,000
World Association of Girl Guides and Girl Scouts N/A England Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 400,000
Impact Justice Alameda CA United States Civic Participation Donor Advised 2019 400,000
Share Our Strength Inc N/A DC United States Food Security Donor Advised 2019 400,000
Rhode Island School of Design N/A RI United States Education Donor Advised 2019 400,000
Peter G Peterson Institute for International Economics N/A DC United States Sciences Donor Advised 2019 400,000
Creating Hope International N/A MI United States Community Development Donor Advised 2019 400,000
Beneficent Technology Inc Santa Clara CA United States Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2019 400,000
American Online Giving Foundation Inc N/A PA United States General Nonprofit Support Corporate Advised 2019 400,000
Creating Hope International N/A MI United States Community Development Donor Advised 2019 400,000
California Renters Legal Advocacy and Education Fund Alameda CA United States Civic Participation Donor Advised 2019 400,000
First Place for Youth Alameda CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 400,000
Center for Investigative Reporting, Inc. Alameda CA United States Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2019 400,000
Page SUM 8,000,000

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Grantee Bay Area County Cause Area Fund Type Year Amount (USD)sort descending
Compassion Institute San Mateo Education Donor Advised 2019 400,000
Communities In Schools, Inc. N/A Education Donor Advised 2019 400,000
News Literacy Project, Inc. N/A Education Donor Advised 2019 400,000
Solutions Journalism Network Inc N/A Community Development Donor Advised 2019 400,000
A New Way of Life Reentry Project N/A Housing and Transportation Donor Advised 2019 400,000
Colorado Criminal Justice Reform Coalition N/A Civic Participation Donor Advised 2019 400,000
College Track Alameda Education Donor Advised 2019 400,000
Innovate Public Schools Santa Clara General Nonprofit Support Donor Advised 2019 400,000
World Association of Girl Guides and Girl Scouts N/A Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 400,000
Impact Justice Alameda Civic Participation Donor Advised 2019 400,000
Share Our Strength Inc N/A Food Security Donor Advised 2019 400,000
Rhode Island School of Design N/A Education Donor Advised 2019 400,000
Peter G Peterson Institute for International Economics N/A Sciences Donor Advised 2019 400,000
Creating Hope International N/A Community Development Donor Advised 2019 400,000
Beneficent Technology Inc Santa Clara Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2019 400,000
American Online Giving Foundation Inc N/A General Nonprofit Support Corporate Advised 2019 400,000
Creating Hope International N/A Community Development Donor Advised 2019 400,000
California Renters Legal Advocacy and Education Fund Alameda Civic Participation Donor Advised 2019 400,000
First Place for Youth Alameda Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 400,000
Center for Investigative Reporting, Inc. Alameda Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2019 400,000
Page SUM 8,000,000

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Grantee Country Cause Area Fund Type Year Amount (USD)sort descending
Compassion Institute United States Education Donor Advised 2019 400,000
Communities In Schools, Inc. United States Education Donor Advised 2019 400,000
News Literacy Project, Inc. United States Education Donor Advised 2019 400,000
Solutions Journalism Network Inc United States Community Development Donor Advised 2019 400,000
A New Way of Life Reentry Project United States Housing and Transportation Donor Advised 2019 400,000
Colorado Criminal Justice Reform Coalition United States Civic Participation Donor Advised 2019 400,000
College Track United States Education Donor Advised 2019 400,000
Innovate Public Schools United States General Nonprofit Support Donor Advised 2019 400,000
World Association of Girl Guides and Girl Scouts England Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 400,000
Impact Justice United States Civic Participation Donor Advised 2019 400,000
Share Our Strength Inc United States Food Security Donor Advised 2019 400,000
Rhode Island School of Design United States Education Donor Advised 2019 400,000
Peter G Peterson Institute for International Economics United States Sciences Donor Advised 2019 400,000
Creating Hope International United States Community Development Donor Advised 2019 400,000
Beneficent Technology Inc United States Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2019 400,000
American Online Giving Foundation Inc United States General Nonprofit Support Corporate Advised 2019 400,000
Creating Hope International United States Community Development Donor Advised 2019 400,000
California Renters Legal Advocacy and Education Fund United States Civic Participation Donor Advised 2019 400,000
First Place for Youth United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 400,000
Center for Investigative Reporting, Inc. United States Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2019 400,000
Page SUM 8,000,000

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13280 records found.