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 certain types of funds: donor advised funds, and corporate advised funds. It also includes grants made 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. Thus, the grant totals represented here may not equal the amount of grantmaking reported in our audited financial statements. The data shown here do provide an informative look at the breadth of causes supported by SVCF donors and by our strategic focus areas. 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)
Monterey Pony-Colt League Incorporated N/A CA United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 1,500
Boys and Girls Clubs of Dorchester, Inc. N/A MA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 25,000
All Our Kids Inc N/A DC United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 25,000
Doxa Youth Foundation N/A VIC Australia Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 5,000
Boys & Girls Club of the Peninsula San Mateo CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 100,000
San Mateo County Parks & Recreation Foundation San Mateo CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 500
Liahona Motu Foundation San Mateo CA United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 30,000
Art of Yoga Project Santa Clara CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 1,000
Silicon Valley Girls Softball League Santa Clara CA United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 1,500
Southern California Equestrian Sports N/A CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 15,000
Harlem Children's Zone Inc N/A NY United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 500,000
Addison Penzak Jewish Community Center of Silicon Valley Santa Clara CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 1,000
East Palo Alto Tennis and Tutoring Santa Clara CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 10,000
Southern California Equestrian Sports N/A CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 1,200
East Oakland Youth Development Center Alameda CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 500
Fit Kids Foundation Inc San Mateo CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 1,000
Seaside Pony Baseball Inc N/A CA United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 1,500
Summer Search San Francisco CA United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 500
Boys & Girls Club of the Peninsula San Mateo CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 10,000
Weston Travel Ball Inc N/A FL United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 2,000
Page SUM 732,200

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Grantee Bay Area County Cause Areasort descending Fund Type Year Amount (USD)
Monterey Pony-Colt League Incorporated N/A Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 1,500
Boys and Girls Clubs of Dorchester, Inc. N/A Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 25,000
All Our Kids Inc N/A Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 25,000
Doxa Youth Foundation N/A Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 5,000
Boys & Girls Club of the Peninsula San Mateo Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 100,000
San Mateo County Parks & Recreation Foundation San Mateo Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 500
Liahona Motu Foundation San Mateo Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 30,000
Art of Yoga Project Santa Clara Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 1,000
Silicon Valley Girls Softball League Santa Clara Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 1,500
Southern California Equestrian Sports N/A Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 15,000
Harlem Children's Zone Inc N/A Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 500,000
Addison Penzak Jewish Community Center of Silicon Valley Santa Clara Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 1,000
East Palo Alto Tennis and Tutoring Santa Clara Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 10,000
Southern California Equestrian Sports N/A Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 1,200
East Oakland Youth Development Center Alameda Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 500
Fit Kids Foundation Inc San Mateo Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 1,000
Seaside Pony Baseball Inc N/A Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 1,500
Summer Search San Francisco Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 500
Boys & Girls Club of the Peninsula San Mateo Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 10,000
Weston Travel Ball Inc N/A Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 2,000
Page SUM 732,200

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Grantee Country Cause Areasort descending Fund Type Year Amount (USD)
Monterey Pony-Colt League Incorporated United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 1,500
Boys and Girls Clubs of Dorchester, Inc. United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 25,000
All Our Kids Inc United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 25,000
Doxa Youth Foundation Australia Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 5,000
Boys & Girls Club of the Peninsula United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 100,000
San Mateo County Parks & Recreation Foundation United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 500
Liahona Motu Foundation United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 30,000
Art of Yoga Project United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 1,000
Silicon Valley Girls Softball League United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 1,500
Southern California Equestrian Sports United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 15,000
Harlem Children's Zone Inc United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 500,000
Addison Penzak Jewish Community Center of Silicon Valley United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 1,000
East Palo Alto Tennis and Tutoring United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 10,000
Southern California Equestrian Sports United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 1,200
East Oakland Youth Development Center United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 500
Fit Kids Foundation Inc United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 1,000
Seaside Pony Baseball Inc United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 1,500
Summer Search United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 500
Boys & Girls Club of the Peninsula United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 10,000
Weston Travel Ball Inc United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 2,000
Page SUM 732,200

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13110 records found.