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 ascending Year Amount (USD)
UK Online Giving Foundation N/A United Kingdom General Nonprofit Support Corporate Advised 2019 100,000
Foundation for Hearing Research Inc San Mateo CA United States Education Corporate Advised 2019 500
Upwardly Global San Francisco CA United States Workforce Development Corporate Advised 2019 50,000
HandsOn Bay Area San Francisco CA United States Community Development Corporate Advised 2019 5,800
Young Mens Christian Association of Greater Boston Inc N/A MA United States Human Services Corporate Advised 2019 2,500
NASSCOM Foundation N/A India Sciences Corporate Advised 2019 444,589
Radiation and Nuclear Medicine Consultants N/A Nigeria Education Corporate Advised 2019 25,000
Ronald McDonald House of Durham, Inc. N/A NC United States Housing and Transportation Corporate Advised 2019 200
ASS DES CHEFS DE DEPARTEMENTS R&T N/A France Education Corporate Advised 2019 40,000
Sequoia High School Education Foundation San Mateo CA United States Education Corporate Advised 2019 250
Cherry Creek Arts Festival N/A CO United States Arts & Culture Corporate Advised 2019 5,000
Community Living Campaign San Francisco CA United States Civic Participation Corporate Advised 2019 1,000
The Trust for Hidden Villa Santa Clara CA United States Environment Corporate Advised 2019 10,000
University College London N/A England Education Corporate Advised 2019 110,001
University of Illinois Foundation N/A IL United States Education Corporate Advised 2019 380
Fundacion para la Sostenibilidad y la Equidad N/A Costa Rica Human Services Corporate Advised 2019 30,475
Girls Incorporated of Alameda County Alameda CA United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 15,000
Vida Verde Nature Education San Mateo CA United States Environment Corporate Advised 2019 7,500
Greenforest Community Baptist Church N/A GA United States Religion Corporate Advised 2019 -250
JAM South Africa N/A South Africa Religion Corporate Advised 2019 5,000
Page SUM 852,945

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Grantee Bay Area County Cause Area Fund Typesort ascending Year Amount (USD)
UK Online Giving Foundation N/A General Nonprofit Support Corporate Advised 2019 100,000
Foundation for Hearing Research Inc San Mateo Education Corporate Advised 2019 500
Upwardly Global San Francisco Workforce Development Corporate Advised 2019 50,000
HandsOn Bay Area San Francisco Community Development Corporate Advised 2019 5,800
Young Mens Christian Association of Greater Boston Inc N/A Human Services Corporate Advised 2019 2,500
NASSCOM Foundation N/A Sciences Corporate Advised 2019 444,589
Radiation and Nuclear Medicine Consultants N/A Education Corporate Advised 2019 25,000
Ronald McDonald House of Durham, Inc. N/A Housing and Transportation Corporate Advised 2019 200
ASS DES CHEFS DE DEPARTEMENTS R&T N/A Education Corporate Advised 2019 40,000
Sequoia High School Education Foundation San Mateo Education Corporate Advised 2019 250
Cherry Creek Arts Festival N/A Arts & Culture Corporate Advised 2019 5,000
Community Living Campaign San Francisco Civic Participation Corporate Advised 2019 1,000
The Trust for Hidden Villa Santa Clara Environment Corporate Advised 2019 10,000
University College London N/A Education Corporate Advised 2019 110,001
University of Illinois Foundation N/A Education Corporate Advised 2019 380
Fundacion para la Sostenibilidad y la Equidad N/A Human Services Corporate Advised 2019 30,475
Girls Incorporated of Alameda County Alameda Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 15,000
Vida Verde Nature Education San Mateo Environment Corporate Advised 2019 7,500
Greenforest Community Baptist Church N/A Religion Corporate Advised 2019 -250
JAM South Africa N/A Religion Corporate Advised 2019 5,000
Page SUM 852,945

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Grantee Country Cause Area Fund Typesort ascending Year Amount (USD)
Swords to Plowshares Veterans Rights Organization United States Community Development Corporate Advised 2019 40,000
Los Altos Rotary Endowment Fund Inc United States Community Development Corporate Advised 2019 250
Make-A-Wish Foundation of America United States Health Corporate Advised 2019 50,000
UK Online Giving Foundation England General Nonprofit Support Corporate Advised 2019 4,832
United Way of Bengaluru India General Nonprofit Support Corporate Advised 2019 26,000
New Life Furniture Bank of MA Inc United States Housing and Transportation Corporate Advised 2019 3,000
Wingman Foundation United States Community Development Corporate Advised 2019 5,000
Oregon State University Foundation United States Education Corporate Advised 2019 25,000
Paul L Patterson Elementary School United States Education Corporate Advised 2019 2,200
Rise Against Hunger United States Food Security Corporate Advised 2019 1,000
California Latino Water C0alition Foundation United States Environment Corporate Advised 2019 5,000
Canadian Online Giving Foundation Canada General Nonprofit Support Corporate Advised 2019 -2,930
Casa Valentina Inc United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 5,000
Center For Employment Training United States Education Corporate Advised 2019 30,200
Fdn for the Elimination of Diseases Attacking the Immune Sys United States Health Corporate Advised 2019 2,500
Scholars Hope Foundation United States Education Corporate Advised 2019 10,000
Hispanic Foundation of Silicon Valley United States General Nonprofit Support Corporate Advised 2019 10,000
Michigan State University United States Education Corporate Advised 2019 300
UK Online Giving Foundation United Kingdom General Nonprofit Support Corporate Advised 2019 50,000
WeDontWaste Inc United States Food Security Corporate Advised 2019 4,500
Page SUM 271,852

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