Grants: Where the Giving Goes

SVCF makes grants to nonprofit organizations that are large and small, old and new, local, regional, national and international.

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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, corporate advised funds, and committee 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)
Urban Compass N/A CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 5,000
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Orange County N/A CA United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 5,000
First Tee of North Flordia Inc. N/A FL United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 3,000
San Jose Judo Inc Santa Clara CA United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 125
Young Life N/A AZ United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 50,000
Summer Search San Francisco CA United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 150,000
Build Lebanon Trails N/A OR United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 4,000
Surabi Trust N/A India Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 5,000
San Francisco Forty-Niners Academy San Mateo CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 1,667
The Good Tidings Foundation San Mateo CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 50,000
Hollister Youth Alliance N/A CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 250
San Francisco Information Clearinghouse San Francisco CA United States Youth Development Discretionary Grantmaking 2018 40,000
Berthoud Baseball Club Inc N/A CO United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 -500
Youth Opportunity Center Foundation Inc N/A IN United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 5,000
San Carlos Youth Softball Association Inc San Mateo CA United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 1,500
National Recreation & Park Association N/A VA United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 50,000
Vidya Poshak N/A India Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 5,600
Tony Hawk Foundation N/A CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 15,000
Kids At Hope N/A AZ United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 2,500
Sierra Service Project N/A CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 2,500
Page SUM 395,642

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Grantee Bay Area County Cause Areasort descending Fund Type Year Amount (USD)
Urban Compass N/A Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 5,000
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Orange County N/A Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 5,000
First Tee of North Flordia Inc. N/A Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 3,000
San Jose Judo Inc Santa Clara Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 125
Young Life N/A Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 50,000
Summer Search San Francisco Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 150,000
Build Lebanon Trails N/A Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 4,000
Surabi Trust N/A Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 5,000
San Francisco Forty-Niners Academy San Mateo Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 1,667
The Good Tidings Foundation San Mateo Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 50,000
Hollister Youth Alliance N/A Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 250
San Francisco Information Clearinghouse San Francisco Youth Development Discretionary Grantmaking 2018 40,000
Berthoud Baseball Club Inc N/A Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 -500
Youth Opportunity Center Foundation Inc N/A Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 5,000
San Carlos Youth Softball Association Inc San Mateo Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 1,500
National Recreation & Park Association N/A Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 50,000
Vidya Poshak N/A Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 5,600
Tony Hawk Foundation N/A Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 15,000
Kids At Hope N/A Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 2,500
Sierra Service Project N/A Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 2,500
Page SUM 395,642

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13110 records found.
Grantee State Cause Areasort descending Fund Type Year Amount (USD)
Greene Scholars CA Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 1,500
The Good Tidings Foundation CA Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 5,000
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Mass Metrowest Inc MA Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 10,000
Baltimore Squashwise Inc MD Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 1,500
Francisco Park Conservancy CA Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 1,000,000
Boys & Girls Club of the Peninsula CA Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 500
Southern California Equestrian Sports CA Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 10,000
Mount Shasta Trail Association Inc. CA Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 2,000
Camp Dudley Foundation Inc NY Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 5,000
Blackstone Valley Youth Football and Cheerleading RI Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 2,500
Jeremiah's Promise CA Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 15,000
Doug Coombs Foundation WY Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 2,500
10,000 Degrees CA Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 5,000
Francisco Park Conservancy CA Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 10,000
Boys & Girls Club of the Peninsula CA Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 325,000
Junior State of America Foundation CA Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 2,500
Chelmsford Youth Baseball Inc MA Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 5,000
Tahoe-Pyramid Trail Inc. NV Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 2,000
Live in Peace Inc CA Youth Development Committee Advised 2018 17,000
Future Talent of Silicon Valley CA Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 8,000
Page SUM 1,430,000

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12587 records found.
Grantee Country Cause Areasort descending Fund Type Year Amount (USD)
Urban Compass United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 5,000
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Orange County United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 5,000
First Tee of North Flordia Inc. United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 3,000
San Jose Judo Inc United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 125
Young Life United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 50,000
Summer Search United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 150,000
Build Lebanon Trails United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 4,000
Surabi Trust India Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 5,000
San Francisco Forty-Niners Academy United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 1,667
The Good Tidings Foundation United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 50,000
Hollister Youth Alliance United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 250
San Francisco Information Clearinghouse United States Youth Development Discretionary Grantmaking 2018 40,000
Berthoud Baseball Club Inc United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 -500
Youth Opportunity Center Foundation Inc United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 5,000
San Carlos Youth Softball Association Inc United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 1,500
National Recreation & Park Association United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 50,000
Vidya Poshak India Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 5,600
Tony Hawk Foundation United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 15,000
Kids At Hope United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2018 2,500
Sierra Service Project United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2018 2,500
Page SUM 395,642

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13110 records found.