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)
Sight Word Busters N/A CA United States Education Donor Advised 2018 500
First Place for Youth Alameda CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 500,000
Rapid Resist Action Alameda CA United States Other Donor Advised 2018 5,000
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital Inc N/A TN United States Health Donor Advised 2018 5,000
Student Conservation Association, Inc. N/A VA United States Environment Donor Advised 2018 3,000
Center on Budget and Policy Priorities N/A DC United States Community Development Donor Advised 2018 400,000
Fremont Unified School District Alameda CA United States Education Donor Advised 2018 125,000
Chabad of Greater South Bay Santa Clara CA United States Religion Donor Advised 2018 -21,000
Pacific Stroke Association Santa Clara CA United States Health Donor Advised 2018 15,000
Sponsors for Educational Opportunity Inc San Francisco CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 5,000
Tewecado Trust, Inc. N/A AZ United States Education Donor Advised 2018 500
Montana Congress of Parents Teachers Students N/A MT United States Education Donor Advised 2018 1,500
Castilleja School Foundation Santa Clara CA United States Education Donor Advised 2018 10,000
Regents of the University of California N/A CA United States Education Donor Advised 2018 250,000
South Peninsula Hebrew Day School Santa Clara CA United States Education Donor Advised 2018 3,600
Young America's Foundation N/A VA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 12,000
New Orleans Start Up Fund Inc N/A LA United States Community Development Donor Advised 2018 200,000
West Los Angeles United Methodist Church N/A CA United States Religion Donor Advised 2018 1,000
Phoenix Community Kollel Inc N/A AZ United States Religion Donor Advised 2018 1,800
Anti-Defamation League N/A NY United States Civic Participation Donor Advised 2018 2,500
Page SUM 1,520,400

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Grantee Bay Area County Cause Area Fund Typesort descending Year Amount (USD)
Sight Word Busters N/A Education Donor Advised 2018 500
First Place for Youth Alameda Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 500,000
Rapid Resist Action Alameda Other Donor Advised 2018 5,000
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital Inc N/A Health Donor Advised 2018 5,000
Student Conservation Association, Inc. N/A Environment Donor Advised 2018 3,000
Center on Budget and Policy Priorities N/A Community Development Donor Advised 2018 400,000
Fremont Unified School District Alameda Education Donor Advised 2018 125,000
Chabad of Greater South Bay Santa Clara Religion Donor Advised 2018 -21,000
Pacific Stroke Association Santa Clara Health Donor Advised 2018 15,000
Sponsors for Educational Opportunity Inc San Francisco Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 5,000
Tewecado Trust, Inc. N/A Education Donor Advised 2018 500
Montana Congress of Parents Teachers Students N/A Education Donor Advised 2018 1,500
Castilleja School Foundation Santa Clara Education Donor Advised 2018 10,000
Regents of the University of California N/A Education Donor Advised 2018 250,000
South Peninsula Hebrew Day School Santa Clara Education Donor Advised 2018 3,600
Young America's Foundation N/A Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 12,000
New Orleans Start Up Fund Inc N/A Community Development Donor Advised 2018 200,000
West Los Angeles United Methodist Church N/A Religion Donor Advised 2018 1,000
Phoenix Community Kollel Inc N/A Religion Donor Advised 2018 1,800
Anti-Defamation League N/A Civic Participation Donor Advised 2018 2,500
Page SUM 1,520,400

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Grantee Country Cause Area Fund Typesort descending Year Amount (USD)
Sight Word Busters United States Education Donor Advised 2018 500
First Place for Youth United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 500,000
Rapid Resist Action United States Other Donor Advised 2018 5,000
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital Inc United States Health Donor Advised 2018 5,000
Student Conservation Association, Inc. United States Environment Donor Advised 2018 3,000
Center on Budget and Policy Priorities United States Community Development Donor Advised 2018 400,000
Fremont Unified School District United States Education Donor Advised 2018 125,000
Chabad of Greater South Bay United States Religion Donor Advised 2018 -21,000
Pacific Stroke Association United States Health Donor Advised 2018 15,000
Sponsors for Educational Opportunity Inc United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 5,000
Tewecado Trust, Inc. United States Education Donor Advised 2018 500
Montana Congress of Parents Teachers Students United States Education Donor Advised 2018 1,500
Castilleja School Foundation United States Education Donor Advised 2018 10,000
Regents of the University of California United States Education Donor Advised 2018 250,000
South Peninsula Hebrew Day School United States Education Donor Advised 2018 3,600
Young America's Foundation United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 12,000
New Orleans Start Up Fund Inc United States Community Development Donor Advised 2018 200,000
West Los Angeles United Methodist Church United States Religion Donor Advised 2018 1,000
Phoenix Community Kollel Inc United States Religion Donor Advised 2018 1,800
Anti-Defamation League United States Civic Participation Donor Advised 2018 2,500
Page SUM 1,520,400

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13110 records found.