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 Statesort descending Country Cause Area Fund Type Year Amount (USD)
FuelEd Schools, Inc. N/A TX United States Education Donor Advised 2019 500
Pratham USA N/A TX United States Education Donor Advised 2019 10,000
BakerRipley N/A TX United States Human Services Donor Advised 2019 210,000
Texas Inmate Families Association N/A TX United States Human Services Donor Advised 2019 42,000
Bridge Steps N/A TX United States Housing and Transportation Corporate Advised 2019 250
Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation N/A TX United States Other Donor Advised 2019 500
On Eagles Wings Inc N/A TX United States Human Services Corporate Advised 2019 1,000
Pratham USA N/A TX United States Education Donor Advised 2019 10,000
Texas Organizing Project Education Fund N/A TX United States Education Donor Advised 2019 3,000,000
Refugee & Immigrant Center for Education & Legal Services N/A TX United States International Development Donor Advised 2019 10,000
American University of Iraq Foundation, Inc. N/A TX United States Education Donor Advised 2019 100,000
Project Red Foundation N/A TX United States International Development Donor Advised 2019 25,000
Casa Jojo Foundation N/A TX United States Education Donor Advised 2019 1,000
Pratham USA N/A TX United States Education Donor Advised 2019 500
Puede Network N/A TX United States Community Development Corporate Advised 2019 5,000
Texas Public Policy Foundation N/A TX United States Community Development Donor Advised 2019 1,700,000
Refugee & Immigrant Center for Education & Legal Services N/A TX United States International Development Donor Advised 2019 1,000
Reptile Conservation International, Inc. N/A TX United States Sciences Donor Advised 2019 2,000
American University of Iraq Foundation, Inc. N/A TX United States Education Donor Advised 2019 6,000
United Way Worldwide N/A TX United States Community Development Corporate Advised 2019 500,000
Page SUM 5,624,750

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Grantee Bay Area County Cause Area Fund Type Year Amount (USD)
Christmas in the Park Santa Clara Arts & Culture Corporate Advised 2019 300
Christmas in the Park Santa Clara Arts & Culture Corporate Advised 2019 2,500
Christmas in the Park Santa Clara Arts & Culture Corporate Advised 2019 2,500
Christmas in the Park Santa Clara Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2019 8,500
Chopsticks Alley Art Santa Clara Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2019 25,000
Christ Community Church of Milpitas Santa Clara Religion Donor Advised 2019 300
Christian Church of Los Gatos Santa Clara General Nonprofit Support Donor Advised 2019 5,000
Churchill Club Santa Clara Community Development Corporate Advised 2019 10,000
Churchill Club Santa Clara Community Development Corporate Advised 2019 6,150
Cinequest, Inc. Santa Clara Other Donor Advised 2019 25,000
Children's Health Council, Inc. Santa Clara Health Donor Advised 2019 2,500
Circlesorg Santa Clara General Nonprofit Support Donor Advised 2019 25,000
Christmas Bureau of Palo Alto Santa Clara Human Services Donor Advised 2019 1,000
Children's Health Council, Inc. Santa Clara Health Donor Advised 2019 5,000
Christmas Bureau of Palo Alto Santa Clara Human Services Donor Advised 2019 250
Children's Health Council, Inc. Santa Clara Health Donor Advised 2019 10,000
Christmas Bureau of Palo Alto Santa Clara Human Services Donor Advised 2019 500
Christmas Bureau of Palo Alto Santa Clara Human Services Donor Advised 2019 500
Christmas Bureau of Palo Alto Santa Clara Human Services Donor Advised 2019 1,000
Christmas Bureau of Palo Alto Santa Clara Human Services Donor Advised 2019 200
Page SUM 131,200

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Grantee Statesort descending Cause Area Fund Type Year Amount (USD)
Habitat for Humanity International, Inc. WY Housing and Transportation Donor Advised 2019 500
Community Foundation of Jackson Hole WY General Nonprofit Support Donor Advised 2019 40,000
Jackson Hole Classical School, Inc. WY Education Donor Advised 2019 15,000
Community Foundation of Jackson Hole WY General Nonprofit Support Donor Advised 2019 150,000
Jackson Hole Conservation Alliance WY Environment Donor Advised 2019 25,000
Jackson Hole Land Trust WY Environment Donor Advised 2019 57,000
Jackson Hole Land Trust WY Environment Donor Advised 2019 500
Grand Teton Music Festival Inc WY Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2019 5,000
Grand Teton National Park Foundation WY Environment Donor Advised 2019 20,000
Grand Teton National Park Foundation WY Environment Donor Advised 2019 500
Page SUM 313,500

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Grantee Country Cause Area Fund Type Year Amount (USD)
American National Red Cross United States Public Safety Donor Advised 2019 2,500
American Leadership Forum United States Community Development Donor Advised 2019 300
American National Red Cross United States Public Safety Donor Advised 2019 250
American National Red Cross United States Public Safety Donor Advised 2019 1,000
American Leadership Forum United States Community Development Donor Advised 2019 1,000
American National Red Cross United States Public Safety Donor Advised 2019 2,000
American National Red Cross United States Public Safety Donor Advised 2019 5,000
American Leadership Forum United States Community Development Donor Advised 2019 2,000
American National Red Cross United States Public Safety Corporate Advised 2019 2,700
American National Red Cross United States Public Safety Donor Advised 2019 500
American National Red Cross United States Public Safety Corporate Advised 2019 300
American Leadership Forum United States Community Development Donor Advised 2019 5,000
American Leadership Forum United States Community Development Donor Advised 2019 150,000
American National Red Cross United States Public Safety Donor Advised 2019 1,000
American National Red Cross United States Public Safety Donor Advised 2019 200
American Leadership Forum United States Community Development Donor Advised 2019 10,000
American Legion Post 115 United States Community Development Donor Advised 2019 1,000
American National Red Cross United States Public Safety Donor Advised 2019 28,500
American National Red Cross United States Public Safety Donor Advised 2019 15,000
American Leadership Forum United States Community Development Donor Advised 2019 10,000
Page SUM 238,250

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