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.

Granteesort ascending Bay Area County State Country Cause Area Fund Type Year Amount (USD)
Zohar Dance Company Santa Clara CA United States Education Donor Advised 2018 5,000
Zen Hospice Project Inc San Francisco CA United States Human Services Donor Advised 2018 1,500
Zen Hospice Project Inc San Francisco CA United States Human Services Donor Advised 2018 500
Zen Hospice Project Inc San Francisco CA United States Human Services Donor Advised 2018 10,000
Zen Heart Sangha, Inc. San Mateo CA United States Donor Advised 2018 500
Zen Center A Corporation Sole San Francisco CA United States Religion Donor Advised 2018 5,000
Zen Center A Corporation Sole San Francisco CA United States Religion Donor Advised 2018 250
Zen Center A Corporation Sole San Francisco CA United States Religion Donor Advised 2018 2,500
ZappyLab, Inc. Alameda CA United States Donor Advised 2018 600,000
YWCA of Silicon Valley Santa Clara CA United States Human Services Donor Advised 2018 25,000
YWCA of Silicon Valley Santa Clara CA United States Human Services Corporate Advised 2018 2,000
Yu-Ai Kai-Japanese American Community Senior Serv of San Jos Santa Clara CA United States Food Security Donor Advised 2018 700
Youth Speaks Inc San Francisco CA United States Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2018 50,000
Youth Speaks Inc San Francisco CA United States Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2018 500
Youth Speaks Inc San Francisco CA United States Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2018 500,000
Youth Radio Alameda CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 10,000
Youth Radio Alameda CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 100,000
Youth Radio Alameda CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 25,000
Youth Leadership Institute San Francisco CA United States Youth Development Discretionary Grantmaking 2018 12,000
Youth Leadership Institute San Francisco CA United States Youth Development Discretionary Grantmaking 2018 68,333
Page SUM 1,418,783

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Granteesort ascending Bay Area County Cause Area Fund Type Year Amount (USD)
Zohar Dance Company Santa Clara Education Donor Advised 2018 5,000
Zen Hospice Project Inc San Francisco Human Services Donor Advised 2018 1,500
Zen Hospice Project Inc San Francisco Human Services Donor Advised 2018 500
Zen Hospice Project Inc San Francisco Human Services Donor Advised 2018 10,000
Zen Heart Sangha, Inc. San Mateo Donor Advised 2018 500
Zen Center A Corporation Sole San Francisco Religion Donor Advised 2018 5,000
Zen Center A Corporation Sole San Francisco Religion Donor Advised 2018 250
Zen Center A Corporation Sole San Francisco Religion Donor Advised 2018 2,500
ZappyLab, Inc. Alameda Donor Advised 2018 600,000
YWCA of Silicon Valley Santa Clara Human Services Donor Advised 2018 25,000
YWCA of Silicon Valley Santa Clara Human Services Corporate Advised 2018 2,000
Yu-Ai Kai-Japanese American Community Senior Serv of San Jos Santa Clara Food Security Donor Advised 2018 700
Youth Speaks Inc San Francisco Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2018 50,000
Youth Speaks Inc San Francisco Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2018 500
Youth Speaks Inc San Francisco Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2018 500,000
Youth Radio Alameda Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 10,000
Youth Radio Alameda Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 100,000
Youth Radio Alameda Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 25,000
Youth Leadership Institute San Francisco Youth Development Discretionary Grantmaking 2018 12,000
Youth Leadership Institute San Francisco Youth Development Discretionary Grantmaking 2018 68,333
Page SUM 1,418,783

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6159 records found.
Granteesort ascending State Cause Area Fund Type Year Amount (USD)
Zohar Dance Company CA Education Donor Advised 2018 5,000
Zen Hospice Project Inc CA Human Services Donor Advised 2018 1,500
Zen Hospice Project Inc CA Human Services Donor Advised 2018 500
Zen Hospice Project Inc CA Human Services Donor Advised 2018 10,000
Zen Heart Sangha, Inc. CA Donor Advised 2018 500
Zen Center A Corporation Sole CA Religion Donor Advised 2018 250
Zen Center A Corporation Sole CA Religion Donor Advised 2018 5,000
Zen Center A Corporation Sole CA Religion Donor Advised 2018 2,500
ZappyLab, Inc. CA Donor Advised 2018 600,000
Zachary & Elizabeth M Fisher Center for Alzheimers Research NY Health Corporate Advised 2018 2,000
YWCA of Silicon Valley CA Human Services Corporate Advised 2018 2,000
YWCA of Silicon Valley CA Human Services Donor Advised 2018 25,000
YWAM Boston Inc MA Religion Donor Advised 2018 500
YWAM Boston Inc MA Religion Donor Advised 2018 500
YWAM Boston Inc MA Religion Donor Advised 2018 500
YWAM Boston Inc MA Religion Donor Advised 2018 500
Yu-Ai Kai-Japanese American Community Senior Serv of San Jos CA Food Security Donor Advised 2018 700
Youth With A Mission TX Religion Corporate Advised 2018 500
Youth Speaks Inc CA Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2018 50,000
Youth Speaks Inc CA Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2018 500,000
Page SUM 1,207,450

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12587 records found.
Granteesort ascending Country Cause Area Fund Type Year Amount (USD)
Zohar Dance Company United States Education Donor Advised 2018 5,000
Zen Hospice Project Inc United States Human Services Donor Advised 2018 1,500
Zen Hospice Project Inc United States Human Services Donor Advised 2018 10,000
Zen Hospice Project Inc United States Human Services Donor Advised 2018 500
Zen Heart Sangha, Inc. United States Donor Advised 2018 500
Zen Center A Corporation Sole United States Religion Donor Advised 2018 5,000
Zen Center A Corporation Sole United States Religion Donor Advised 2018 2,500
Zen Center A Corporation Sole United States Religion Donor Advised 2018 250
ZappyLab, Inc. United States Donor Advised 2018 600,000
Zachary & Elizabeth M Fisher Center for Alzheimers Research United States Health Corporate Advised 2018 2,000
YWCA of Silicon Valley United States Human Services Donor Advised 2018 25,000
YWCA of Silicon Valley United States Human Services Corporate Advised 2018 2,000
YWAM Boston Inc United States Religion Donor Advised 2018 500
YWAM Boston Inc United States Religion Donor Advised 2018 500
YWAM Boston Inc United States Religion Donor Advised 2018 500
YWAM Boston Inc United States Religion Donor Advised 2018 500
Yu-Ai Kai-Japanese American Community Senior Serv of San Jos United States Food Security Donor Advised 2018 700
Youth Without Shelter Canada Housing and Transportation Corporate Advised 2018 5,000
Youth With A Mission United States Religion Corporate Advised 2018 500
Youth Speaks Inc United States Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2018 500,000
Page SUM 1,162,450

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13110 records found.