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 State Country Cause Area Fund Typesort descending Year Amount (USD)
Chancellor Masters and Scholars of the University of Cambrid N/A England Education Donor Advised 2019 5,000
Children's Creativity Museum San Francisco CA United States Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2019 10,000
City Lights Performance Group of San Jose, Inc. Santa Clara CA United States Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2019 10,000
College Track Alameda CA United States Education Donor Advised 2019 10,000
St. Paul's School N/A NH United States Education Donor Advised 2019 500
Community Foundation Sonoma County Sonoma CA United States General Nonprofit Support Donor Advised 2019 2,500
Compassion Outreach of America N/A LA United States Human Services Donor Advised 2019 14,500
Summit League Santa Clara CA United States Medical Research/Scientific Research/Social Sciences Donor Advised 2019 5,000
Symphony Silicon Valley Santa Clara CA United States Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2019 500
CORA Community Overcoming Relationship Abuse San Mateo CA United States Public Safety Donor Advised 2019 2,000
Cross Catholic Outreach, Inc. N/A FL United States International Development Donor Advised 2019 102,884
Squashdrive Alameda CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 5,000
Texas Freedom Network Education Fund N/A TX United States Civic Participation Donor Advised 2019 150,000
The Fit Kids Foundation Inc. San Mateo CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 1,000
Deschutes Basin Land Trust N/A OR United States Environment Donor Advised 2019 500
Ducks Unlimited, Inc. N/A TN United States Environment Donor Advised 2019 200,000
Echoing Green, Inc. N/A NY United States General Nonprofit Support Donor Advised 2019 100,000
The Nature Conservancy of California San Francisco CA United States Environment Donor Advised 2019 25,000
The San Francisco Housing Accelerator Fund San Francisco CA United States Community Development Donor Advised 2019 50,000
Emory University N/A GA United States Education Donor Advised 2019 2,100,308
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Grantee Bay Area County Cause Area Fund Typesort descending Year Amount (USD)
Chancellor Masters and Scholars of the University of Cambrid N/A Education Donor Advised 2019 5,000
Children's Creativity Museum San Francisco Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2019 10,000
City Lights Performance Group of San Jose, Inc. Santa Clara Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2019 10,000
College Track Alameda Education Donor Advised 2019 10,000
St. Paul's School N/A Education Donor Advised 2019 500
Community Foundation Sonoma County Sonoma General Nonprofit Support Donor Advised 2019 2,500
Compassion Outreach of America N/A Human Services Donor Advised 2019 14,500
Summit League Santa Clara Medical Research/Scientific Research/Social Sciences Donor Advised 2019 5,000
Symphony Silicon Valley Santa Clara Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2019 500
CORA Community Overcoming Relationship Abuse San Mateo Public Safety Donor Advised 2019 2,000
Cross Catholic Outreach, Inc. N/A International Development Donor Advised 2019 102,884
Squashdrive Alameda Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 5,000
Texas Freedom Network Education Fund N/A Civic Participation Donor Advised 2019 150,000
The Fit Kids Foundation Inc. San Mateo Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 1,000
Deschutes Basin Land Trust N/A Environment Donor Advised 2019 500
Ducks Unlimited, Inc. N/A Environment Donor Advised 2019 200,000
Echoing Green, Inc. N/A General Nonprofit Support Donor Advised 2019 100,000
The Nature Conservancy of California San Francisco Environment Donor Advised 2019 25,000
The San Francisco Housing Accelerator Fund San Francisco Community Development Donor Advised 2019 50,000
Emory University N/A Education Donor Advised 2019 2,100,308
Page SUM 2,794,692

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Grantee Country Cause Area Fund Typesort descending Year Amount (USD)
Chancellor Masters and Scholars of the University of Cambrid England Education Donor Advised 2019 5,000
Children's Creativity Museum United States Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2019 10,000
City Lights Performance Group of San Jose, Inc. United States Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2019 10,000
College Track United States Education Donor Advised 2019 10,000
St. Paul's School United States Education Donor Advised 2019 500
Community Foundation Sonoma County United States General Nonprofit Support Donor Advised 2019 2,500
Compassion Outreach of America United States Human Services Donor Advised 2019 14,500
Summit League United States Medical Research/Scientific Research/Social Sciences Donor Advised 2019 5,000
Symphony Silicon Valley United States Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2019 500
CORA Community Overcoming Relationship Abuse United States Public Safety Donor Advised 2019 2,000
Cross Catholic Outreach, Inc. United States International Development Donor Advised 2019 102,884
Squashdrive United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 5,000
Texas Freedom Network Education Fund United States Civic Participation Donor Advised 2019 150,000
The Fit Kids Foundation Inc. United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 1,000
Deschutes Basin Land Trust United States Environment Donor Advised 2019 500
Ducks Unlimited, Inc. United States Environment Donor Advised 2019 200,000
Echoing Green, Inc. United States General Nonprofit Support Donor Advised 2019 100,000
The Nature Conservancy of California United States Environment Donor Advised 2019 25,000
The San Francisco Housing Accelerator Fund United States Community Development Donor Advised 2019 50,000
Emory University United States Education Donor Advised 2019 2,100,308
Page SUM 2,794,692

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13280 records found.