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
Planned Parenthood Federation of America, Inc. N/A DC United States Health Corporate Advised 2018 100
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, Inc. N/A NY United States Health Corporate Advised 2018 100
Houston Food Bank N/A TX United States Food Security Corporate Advised 2018 100
Trout Unlimited Inc N/A CO United States Environment Corporate Advised 2018 100
Meals on Wheels America N/A VA United States Food Security Corporate Advised 2018 100
San Jose Judo Inc Santa Clara CA United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 125
Sri Dhanvantri Trust N/A India Health Donor Advised 2018 145
Redwood Credit Union Community Fund Inc Sonoma CA United States General Nonprofit Support Corporate Advised 2018 150
Life for Relief and Development Inc N/A MI United States General Nonprofit Support Corporate Advised 2018 150
Tom Matsumoto Elementary School Santa Clara CA United States Education Corporate Advised 2018 150
United States Fund for UNICEF San Francisco CA United States International Development Corporate Advised 2018 150
National Iranian American Council N/A DC United States International Development Corporate Advised 2018 150
Help Animals India N/A WA United States Animal Welfare Corporate Advised 2018 150
Dilworth Elementary Home and School Club Santa Clara CA United States Education Corporate Advised 2018 150
American National Red Cross N/A IA United States Public Safety Corporate Advised 2018 150
Children's Hopechest, Inc. N/A CO United States International, Foreign Affairs Corporate Advised 2018 150
Vaidica Vidhya Ganapathi Center Inc Santa Clara CA United States Religion Corporate Advised 2018 151
National Multiple Sclerosis Society N/A NY United States Health Corporate Advised 2018 160
Doctors Without Borders USA, Inc. N/A MD United States Public Safety Donor Advised 2018 172
Carlton Home and School Club Santa Clara CA United States Education Corporate Advised 2018 175
Page SUM 2,778

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13110 records found.
Grantee Bay Area County Cause Area Fund Type Year Amount (USD)sort descending
Planned Parenthood Federation of America, Inc. N/A Health Corporate Advised 2018 100
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, Inc. N/A Health Corporate Advised 2018 100
Houston Food Bank N/A Food Security Corporate Advised 2018 100
Trout Unlimited Inc N/A Environment Corporate Advised 2018 100
Meals on Wheels America N/A Food Security Corporate Advised 2018 100
San Jose Judo Inc Santa Clara Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 125
Sri Dhanvantri Trust N/A Health Donor Advised 2018 145
Redwood Credit Union Community Fund Inc Sonoma General Nonprofit Support Corporate Advised 2018 150
Life for Relief and Development Inc N/A General Nonprofit Support Corporate Advised 2018 150
Tom Matsumoto Elementary School Santa Clara Education Corporate Advised 2018 150
United States Fund for UNICEF San Francisco International Development Corporate Advised 2018 150
National Iranian American Council N/A International Development Corporate Advised 2018 150
Help Animals India N/A Animal Welfare Corporate Advised 2018 150
Dilworth Elementary Home and School Club Santa Clara Education Corporate Advised 2018 150
American National Red Cross N/A Public Safety Corporate Advised 2018 150
Children's Hopechest, Inc. N/A International, Foreign Affairs Corporate Advised 2018 150
Vaidica Vidhya Ganapathi Center Inc Santa Clara Religion Corporate Advised 2018 151
National Multiple Sclerosis Society N/A Health Corporate Advised 2018 160
Doctors Without Borders USA, Inc. N/A Public Safety Donor Advised 2018 172
Carlton Home and School Club Santa Clara Education Corporate Advised 2018 175
Page SUM 2,778

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13110 records found.
Grantee State Cause Area Fund Type Year Amount (USD)sort descending
Oceana, Inc. DC Environment Donor Advised 2018 200
KQED Inc CA Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2018 200
Special Olympics Hawaii Inc HI Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 200
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital Inc TN Health Donor Advised 2018 200
Breast Cancer Prevention Partners CA Health Donor Advised 2018 200
Second Harvest Food Bank of Santa Clara & San Mateo Counties CA Food Security Corporate Advised 2018 200
League of Women Voters of California Education Fund CA Civic Participation Donor Advised 2018 200
Classical Public Radio Network LLC CA Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2018 200
Peninsula Open Space Trust CA Environment Donor Advised 2018 200
Kehillah Jewish High School CA Education Donor Advised 2018 200
National Public Radio, Inc. MD Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2018 200
Environmental Defense Fund Incorporated DC Environment Donor Advised 2018 200
Hopewell Foundation CA Education Corporate Advised 2018 200
Medecins Sans Frontiers USA Inc MD Public Safety Donor Advised 2018 200
American Cancer Society Inc OK Human Services Donor Advised 2018 200
Coastal Repertory Theatre, Inc. CA Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2018 200
Humane Society of Ventura County CA Animal Welfare Donor Advised 2018 200
Hospital Chaplains Ministry of America CA Religion Donor Advised 2018 200
Union of Concerned Scientists, Inc. MA Environment Donor Advised 2018 200
Marin Humane Society CA Animal Welfare Donor Advised 2018 200
Page SUM 4,000

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12587 records found.
Grantee Country Cause Area Fund Type Year Amount (USD)sort descending
Planned Parenthood Federation of America, Inc. United States Health Corporate Advised 2018 100
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, Inc. United States Health Corporate Advised 2018 100
Houston Food Bank United States Food Security Corporate Advised 2018 100
Trout Unlimited Inc United States Environment Corporate Advised 2018 100
Meals on Wheels America United States Food Security Corporate Advised 2018 100
San Jose Judo Inc United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 125
Sri Dhanvantri Trust India Health Donor Advised 2018 145
Redwood Credit Union Community Fund Inc United States General Nonprofit Support Corporate Advised 2018 150
Life for Relief and Development Inc United States General Nonprofit Support Corporate Advised 2018 150
Tom Matsumoto Elementary School United States Education Corporate Advised 2018 150
United States Fund for UNICEF United States International Development Corporate Advised 2018 150
National Iranian American Council United States International Development Corporate Advised 2018 150
Help Animals India United States Animal Welfare Corporate Advised 2018 150
Dilworth Elementary Home and School Club United States Education Corporate Advised 2018 150
American National Red Cross United States Public Safety Corporate Advised 2018 150
Children's Hopechest, Inc. United States International, Foreign Affairs Corporate Advised 2018 150
Vaidica Vidhya Ganapathi Center Inc United States Religion Corporate Advised 2018 151
National Multiple Sclerosis Society United States Health Corporate Advised 2018 160
Doctors Without Borders USA, Inc. United States Public Safety Donor Advised 2018 172
Carlton Home and School Club United States Education Corporate Advised 2018 175
Page SUM 2,778

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13110 records found.