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)
Hustle Sports N/A CA United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 1,500
Youth Opportunity Center Foundation Inc N/A IN United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 5,000
Allston Brighton Youth Hockey Inc N/A MA United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 5,000
Youth Leadership Institute San Francisco CA United States Youth Development Discretionary Grantmaking 2018 20,000
Special Olympics New York Inc N/A NY United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 250
Fit Kids Foundation Inc San Mateo CA United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 18,150
Pacific Grove Pony Baseball Inc N/A CA United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 1,500
Tech Girls Movement Foundation Ltd. San Mateo Australia Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 10,000
Tony Hawk Foundation N/A CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 15,000
Spark Program Inc San Francisco CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 10,000
Idaho Youth Ranch Inc N/A ID United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 5,000
Girls Inc. N/A NY United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 300,000
American Morgan Horse Educational Charitable Trust N/A VT United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 1,500
Kirkwood Ski Education Foundation N/A CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 10,320
Boys & Girls Clubs of San Francisco San Francisco CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 2,500
Playworks Education Energized N/A AZ United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 1,500
Adventure Risk Challenge N/A CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 500
Special Olympics Northern California, Inc. Contra Costa CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 2,000
Mount Shasta Trail Association Inc. N/A CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 2,000
Boys & Girls Club of the Peninsula San Mateo CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 50,000
Page SUM 461,720

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Grantee Bay Area County Cause Areasort descending Fund Type Year Amount (USD)
Hustle Sports N/A Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 1,500
Youth Opportunity Center Foundation Inc N/A Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 5,000
Allston Brighton Youth Hockey Inc N/A Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 5,000
Youth Leadership Institute San Francisco Youth Development Discretionary Grantmaking 2018 20,000
Special Olympics New York Inc N/A Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 250
Fit Kids Foundation Inc San Mateo Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 18,150
Pacific Grove Pony Baseball Inc N/A Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 1,500
Tech Girls Movement Foundation Ltd. San Mateo Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 10,000
Tony Hawk Foundation N/A Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 15,000
Spark Program Inc San Francisco Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 10,000
Idaho Youth Ranch Inc N/A Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 5,000
Girls Inc. N/A Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 300,000
American Morgan Horse Educational Charitable Trust N/A Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 1,500
Kirkwood Ski Education Foundation N/A Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 10,320
Boys & Girls Clubs of San Francisco San Francisco Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 2,500
Playworks Education Energized N/A Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 1,500
Adventure Risk Challenge N/A Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 500
Special Olympics Northern California, Inc. Contra Costa Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 2,000
Mount Shasta Trail Association Inc. N/A Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 2,000
Boys & Girls Club of the Peninsula San Mateo Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 50,000
Page SUM 461,720

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13110 records found.
Grantee State Cause Areasort descending Fund Type Year Amount (USD)
Lower East Side Girls Club NY Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 15,000
Hollister Youth Alliance CA Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 200
Boys and Girls Club of the Big Island HI Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 10,000
Nantucket Golf Club Foundation, Inc. MA Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 20,000
JA Worldwide Inc MA Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 25,000
Olympic Valley Freeride and Freestyle Team CA Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 3,000
Peninsula Bridge Program CA Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 500
Silicon Valley Children's Fund CA Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 20,000
Pacific Grove Pony Baseball Inc CA Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 1,500
Service Year Exchange, Inc. DC Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 50,000
Hustle Sports CA Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 1,500
Boy Scouts of America CA Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 350
Future Talent of Silicon Valley CA Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 2,500
Southern California Equestrian Sports CA Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 10,000
Boy Scouts of America CA Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 500
Fresh Lifelines for Youth, Inc. CA Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 2,000
Peninsula Bridge Program CA Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 5,000
All Our Kids Inc DC Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 25,000
United States Squash Racquets Association Inc NY Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 50,000
Boys & Girls Club of the Peninsula CA Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 500
Page SUM 242,550

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12587 records found.
Grantee Country Cause Areasort descending Fund Type Year Amount (USD)
Hustle Sports United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 1,500
Youth Opportunity Center Foundation Inc United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 5,000
Allston Brighton Youth Hockey Inc United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 5,000
Youth Leadership Institute United States Youth Development Discretionary Grantmaking 2018 20,000
Special Olympics New York Inc United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 250
Fit Kids Foundation Inc United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 18,150
Pacific Grove Pony Baseball Inc United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 1,500
Tech Girls Movement Foundation Ltd. Australia Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 10,000
Tony Hawk Foundation United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 15,000
Spark Program Inc United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 10,000
Idaho Youth Ranch Inc United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 5,000
Girls Inc. United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 300,000
American Morgan Horse Educational Charitable Trust United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 1,500
Kirkwood Ski Education Foundation United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 10,320
Boys & Girls Clubs of San Francisco United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 2,500
Playworks Education Energized United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 1,500
Adventure Risk Challenge United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 500
Special Olympics Northern California, Inc. United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 2,000
Mount Shasta Trail Association Inc. United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 2,000
Boys & Girls Club of the Peninsula United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 50,000
Page SUM 461,720

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13110 records found.