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)
Trust for Conservation Innovation Alameda Environment Donor Advised 2019 21,800
Trust for Conservation Innovation Alameda Environment Donor Advised 2019 2,500
Trust for Conservation Innovation Alameda Environment Donor Advised 2019 100,000
Trust for Conservation Innovation Alameda Environment Donor Advised 2019 10,000
Trust for Conservation Innovation Alameda Environment Donor Advised 2019 3,000
Trust for Conservation Innovation Alameda Environment Donor Advised 2019 50,000
Trust for Conservation Innovation Alameda Environment Donor Advised 2019 83,383
Tri-Valley Haven for Women Alameda Human Services Donor Advised 2019 200
Thousand Currents Alameda International Development Donor Advised 2019 10,000
Theatre First Alameda Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2019 3,500
The Tenacity Project, Inc. Alameda Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 100,000
The Taylor Family Foundation Alameda Health Donor Advised 2019 500
The Taylor Family Foundation Alameda Health Donor Advised 2019 10,000
The Taylor Family Foundation Alameda Health Donor Advised 2019 25,000
The Rose Foundation for Communities and the Environment Alameda General Nonprofit Support Donor Advised 2019 50,000
The Stride Center Alameda Workforce Development Corporate Advised 2019 20,000
The Oakland Public Education Fund Alameda Education Donor Advised 2019 25,000
The Oakland Public Education Fund Alameda Education Donor Advised 2019 500
The Human Utility Alameda Human Services Donor Advised 2019 250,000
The Expanding Your Horizons Network Alameda Sciences Corporate Advised 2019 10,000
Page SUM 775,383

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Grantee Statesort descending Cause Area Fund Type Year Amount (USD)
Read With Me Volunteer Programs A California Nonprofit Publi CA Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 5,000
Regents of the University of California, San Francisco CA Education Donor Advised 2019 1,050,000
Alzheimers Disease Research Foundation MA Health Corporate Advised 2019 1,000
American Conservatory Theatre Foundation CA Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2019 20,000
Sacred Heart Benedictine Foundation ND Health Donor Advised 2019 1,000
Rise Against Hunger NC Food Security Corporate Advised 2019 57,737
Ace Charter School CA Education Donor Advised 2019 5,000
American National Red Cross CA Public Safety Corporate Advised 2019 100,000
American Studies Assn MD Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2019 3,500
San Francisco Ballet Association CA Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2019 250
San Francisco Unified School District CA Education Donor Advised 2019 2,000
Art Production Fund, Inc. NY Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2019 4,000
Avalon Academy CA Education Committee Advised 2019 727
Santa Barbara Museum of Art CA Arts & Culture Donor Advised 2019 4,867
Second Harvest Food Bank of Santa Clara & San Mateo Counties CA Food Security Donor Advised 2019 250
Bay Area Women's Sports Initiative, Inc. CA Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 1,000
Black Teacher Collaborative Incorporated GA Education Donor Advised 2019 5,000
Second Harvest Food Bank of Santa Clara & San Mateo Counties CA Food Security Corporate Advised 2019 200
Sierra Club Foundation CA Environment Donor Advised 2019 200
Board of Trustees of the Leland Stanford Junior University CA Education Donor Advised 2019 50,000
Page SUM 1,311,731

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