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.

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Grantee Bay Area County Cause Area Fund Type Year Amount (USD)
The Friends of the Oakland Public Library Alameda Education Donor Advised 2019 200
The Edible Schoolyard Project Alameda Education Donor Advised 2019 335
The Edible Schoolyard Project Alameda Education Donor Advised 2019 525
The Edible Schoolyard Project Alameda Education Donor Advised 2019 1,600
The Education Trust Alameda Civic Participation Donor Advised 2019 10,000
The Expanding Your Horizons Network Alameda Sciences Corporate Advised 2019 10,000
The Coral Reef Alliance Alameda Environment Donor Advised 2019 1,000
The Coral Reef Alliance Alameda Environment Donor Advised 2019 1,000
The Coral Reef Alliance Alameda Environment Donor Advised 2019 10,500
The Coral Reef Alliance Alameda Environment Donor Advised 2019 7,500
The Alameda County Community Food Bank Inc Alameda Food Security Donor Advised 2019 400
The Alameda County Community Food Bank Inc Alameda Food Security Corporate Advised 2019 25,000
The Alameda County Community Food Bank Inc Alameda Food Security Donor Advised 2019 500
The Alameda County Community Food Bank Inc Alameda Food Security Donor Advised 2019 600
The Alameda County Community Food Bank Inc Alameda Food Security Donor Advised 2019 1,200
The Alameda County Community Food Bank Inc Alameda Food Security Donor Advised 2019 7,500
The Alameda County Community Food Bank Inc Alameda Food Security Donor Advised 2019 500
The Allen Temple Leadership Institute Alameda Education Corporate Advised 2019 7,500
The Cancer League Inc Alameda Health Donor Advised 2019 5,000
The Cancer League Inc Alameda Health Donor Advised 2019 15,000
Page SUM 105,860

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Grantee Statesort descending Cause Area Fund Type Year Amount (USD)
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital Inc TN Health Donor Advised 2019 5,000
Success Academy Charter Schools Inc. NY Education Donor Advised 2019 30,000
Center for Climate Protection CA Environment Donor Advised 2019 2,500
SV Home CA Housing and Transportation Donor Advised 2019 150,000
Channel One Inc MN Food Security Corporate Advised 2019 8,000
Children's Health Council, Inc. CA Health Donor Advised 2019 5,000
CityTeam Ministries CA Human Services Donor Advised 2019 5,000
Colorado College TH CO Education Donor Advised 2019 10,000
Texas A & M University TX Education Donor Advised 2019 473,580
Community Initiatives CA Community Development Donor Advised 2019 1,000
Congregation Beth Am CA Religion Donor Advised 2019 1,000
The Fit Kids Foundation Inc. CA Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 1,000
The Nueva School CA Education Donor Advised 2019 25,000
Council of Chief State School Officers DC Education Donor Advised 2019 450,000
CuriOdyssey CA Sciences Donor Advised 2019 2,500
The Taylor Family Foundation CA Health Donor Advised 2019 10,000
TheatreWorks Silicon Valley CA Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2019 1,500
Dolphin Research Center Inc. FL Animal Welfare Donor Advised 2019 1,000
East Palo Alto Kids Foundation CA Education Donor Advised 2019 2,000
Today's Youth Matter CA Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 25,000
Page SUM 1,209,080

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