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, 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 Area Fund Typesort ascending Year Amount (USD)
Silicon Valley Leadership Group Foundation Santa Clara CA United States Environment Corporate Advised 2019 31,000
Society of St. Vincent de Paul in the Archdiocese of Boston N/A MA United States Religion Corporate Advised 2019 5,000
Scadding Court Community Center Incorporated N/A Canada Community Development Corporate Advised 2019 60,000
Breast Cancer Prevention Partners San Francisco CA United States Health Corporate Advised 2019 3,000
Silicon Valley Leadership Group Foundation Santa Clara CA United States Environment Corporate Advised 2019 5,000
Cambrian Educational Foundation Santa Clara CA United States General Nonprofit Support Corporate Advised 2019 5,000
Coastside Adult Day Health Center San Mateo CA United States Human Services Corporate Advised 2019 25,000
Team4Tech Foundation San Mateo CA United States Education Corporate Advised 2019 75,000
Down Syndrome Association of Northwest Indiana Inc N/A IN United States Health Corporate Advised 2019 2,000
UK Online Giving Foundation N/A United Kingdom General Nonprofit Support Corporate Advised 2019 76,413
Uptown Tenderloin Inc San Francisco CA United States Arts & Culture Corporate Advised 2019 5,000
Greg Hill Foundation N/A MA United States Human Services Corporate Advised 2019 2,500
Halmstad University has N/A Sweden Education Corporate Advised 2019 13,000
Humane Society Silicon Valley Santa Clara CA United States Animal Welfare Corporate Advised 2019 200
Literacy Pittsburgh N/A CA United States Education Corporate Advised 2019 2,500
National Inventors Hall of Fame Inc N/A OH United States Sciences Corporate Advised 2019 9,500
New York Institute of Technology N/A NY United States Education Corporate Advised 2019 24,228
One Mission Inc N/A MA United States General Nonprofit Support Corporate Advised 2019 5,000
American Cancer Society Inc N/A OK United States Human Services Corporate Advised 2019 800
Pyxera Global Inc N/A DC United States International Development Corporate Advised 2019 21,280
Page SUM 371,421

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Grantee Bay Area County Cause Area Fund Typesort ascending Year Amount (USD)
Silicon Valley Leadership Group Foundation Santa Clara Environment Corporate Advised 2019 31,000
Society of St. Vincent de Paul in the Archdiocese of Boston N/A Religion Corporate Advised 2019 5,000
Scadding Court Community Center Incorporated N/A Community Development Corporate Advised 2019 60,000
Breast Cancer Prevention Partners San Francisco Health Corporate Advised 2019 3,000
Silicon Valley Leadership Group Foundation Santa Clara Environment Corporate Advised 2019 5,000
Cambrian Educational Foundation Santa Clara General Nonprofit Support Corporate Advised 2019 5,000
Coastside Adult Day Health Center San Mateo Human Services Corporate Advised 2019 25,000
Team4Tech Foundation San Mateo Education Corporate Advised 2019 75,000
Down Syndrome Association of Northwest Indiana Inc N/A Health Corporate Advised 2019 2,000
UK Online Giving Foundation N/A General Nonprofit Support Corporate Advised 2019 76,413
Uptown Tenderloin Inc San Francisco Arts & Culture Corporate Advised 2019 5,000
Greg Hill Foundation N/A Human Services Corporate Advised 2019 2,500
Halmstad University has N/A Education Corporate Advised 2019 13,000
Humane Society Silicon Valley Santa Clara Animal Welfare Corporate Advised 2019 200
Literacy Pittsburgh N/A Education Corporate Advised 2019 2,500
National Inventors Hall of Fame Inc N/A Sciences Corporate Advised 2019 9,500
New York Institute of Technology N/A Education Corporate Advised 2019 24,228
One Mission Inc N/A General Nonprofit Support Corporate Advised 2019 5,000
American Cancer Society Inc N/A Human Services Corporate Advised 2019 800
Pyxera Global Inc N/A International Development Corporate Advised 2019 21,280
Page SUM 371,421

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13280 records found.
Grantee State Cause Area Fund Typesort ascending Year Amount (USD)
Boy Scouts of America CA Youth Development Committee Advised 2019 5,000
Calero High School CA Education Committee Advised 2019 2,000
Justice In Motion, Inc. NY Civic Participation Committee Advised 2019 3,940
Freedom of the Press Foundation CA Community Development Committee Advised 2019 3,200
Center for Innovative Governance Research DC Community Development Committee Advised 2019 60,000
LifeMoves CA Human Services Committee Advised 2019 2,000
Avalon Academy CA Education Committee Advised 2019 727
Santa Teresa High School CA Education Committee Advised 2019 2,000
ecoAmerica DC Environment Committee Advised 2019 3,200
RAND Corporation CA Community Development Committee Advised 2019 500
Page SUM 82,567

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12650 records found.
Grantee Country Cause Area Fund Typesort ascending Year Amount (USD)
Silicon Valley Leadership Group Foundation United States Environment Corporate Advised 2019 31,000
Society of St. Vincent de Paul in the Archdiocese of Boston United States Religion Corporate Advised 2019 5,000
Scadding Court Community Center Incorporated Canada Community Development Corporate Advised 2019 60,000
Breast Cancer Prevention Partners United States Health Corporate Advised 2019 3,000
Silicon Valley Leadership Group Foundation United States Environment Corporate Advised 2019 5,000
Cambrian Educational Foundation United States General Nonprofit Support Corporate Advised 2019 5,000
Coastside Adult Day Health Center United States Human Services Corporate Advised 2019 25,000
Team4Tech Foundation United States Education Corporate Advised 2019 75,000
Down Syndrome Association of Northwest Indiana Inc United States Health Corporate Advised 2019 2,000
UK Online Giving Foundation United Kingdom General Nonprofit Support Corporate Advised 2019 76,413
Uptown Tenderloin Inc United States Arts & Culture Corporate Advised 2019 5,000
Greg Hill Foundation United States Human Services Corporate Advised 2019 2,500
Halmstad University has Sweden Education Corporate Advised 2019 13,000
Humane Society Silicon Valley United States Animal Welfare Corporate Advised 2019 200
Literacy Pittsburgh United States Education Corporate Advised 2019 2,500
National Inventors Hall of Fame Inc United States Sciences Corporate Advised 2019 9,500
New York Institute of Technology United States Education Corporate Advised 2019 24,228
One Mission Inc United States General Nonprofit Support Corporate Advised 2019 5,000
American Cancer Society Inc United States Human Services Corporate Advised 2019 800
Pyxera Global Inc United States International Development Corporate Advised 2019 21,280
Page SUM 371,421

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13280 records found.