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.

Grantee Bay Area County State Country Cause Areasort ascending Fund Type Year Amount (USD)
Enterprise for Youth San Francisco CA United States Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2019 1,500
Niroga Institute Alameda CA United States Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2019 -25,000
Niroga Institute Alameda CA United States Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2019 25,000
Jewish Big Brothers Big Sisters Association of Los Angeles N/A CA United States Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2019 20,000
Coachart Org N/A CA United States Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2019 15,000
Niroga Institute Alameda CA United States Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2019 25,000
Coachart Org N/A CA United States Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2019 10,000
Cinnamongirl Inc. Alameda CA United States Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2019 25,000
San Francisco Recreation and Park Department San Francisco CA United States Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2019 5,000
Tahoe Rim Trail Association N/A NV United States Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2019 500
Enterprise for Youth San Francisco CA United States Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2019 2,500
Enterprise for Youth San Francisco CA United States Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2019 2,500
Enterprise for Youth San Francisco CA United States Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2019 10,000
Teen Success, Inc. Santa Clara CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 5,000
Downtown Boxing Gym Youth Program N/A MI United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 5,000
Peninsula Bridge Program San Mateo CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 4,750
American Amputee Soccer Association N/A DE United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 25,000
Boys & Girls Club of the Peninsula San Mateo CA United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 100,000
Youth United for Community Action San Mateo CA United States Youth Development Discretionary Grantmaking 2019 500
National Recreation & Park Association N/A VA United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 25,000
Page SUM 282,250

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Grantee Bay Area County Cause Areasort ascending Fund Type Year Amount (USD)
Enterprise for Youth San Francisco Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2019 1,500
Niroga Institute Alameda Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2019 -25,000
Niroga Institute Alameda Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2019 25,000
Jewish Big Brothers Big Sisters Association of Los Angeles N/A Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2019 20,000
Coachart Org N/A Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2019 15,000
Niroga Institute Alameda Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2019 25,000
Coachart Org N/A Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2019 10,000
Cinnamongirl Inc. Alameda Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2019 25,000
San Francisco Recreation and Park Department San Francisco Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2019 5,000
Tahoe Rim Trail Association N/A Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2019 500
Enterprise for Youth San Francisco Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2019 2,500
Enterprise for Youth San Francisco Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2019 2,500
Enterprise for Youth San Francisco Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2019 10,000
Teen Success, Inc. Santa Clara Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 5,000
Downtown Boxing Gym Youth Program N/A Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 5,000
Peninsula Bridge Program San Mateo Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 4,750
American Amputee Soccer Association N/A Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 25,000
Boys & Girls Club of the Peninsula San Mateo Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 100,000
Youth United for Community Action San Mateo Youth Development Discretionary Grantmaking 2019 500
National Recreation & Park Association N/A Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 25,000
Page SUM 282,250

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13280 records found.
Grantee State Cause Areasort ascending Fund Type Year Amount (USD)
Coachart Org CA Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2019 15,000
Coachart Org CA Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2019 10,000
Jewish Big Brothers Big Sisters Association of Los Angeles CA Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2019 20,000
Enterprise for Youth CA Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2019 2,500
Enterprise for Youth CA Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2019 2,500
Enterprise for Youth CA Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2019 10,000
Enterprise for Youth CA Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2019 1,500
Cinnamongirl Inc. CA Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2019 25,000
Tahoe Rim Trail Association NV Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2019 500
Niroga Institute CA Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2019 -25,000
Niroga Institute CA Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2019 25,000
Niroga Institute CA Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2019 25,000
San Francisco Recreation and Park Department CA Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2019 5,000
MeWater Foundation Incorporated CA Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 25,000
Fresh Lifelines for Youth, Inc. CA Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 20,000
Boys & Girls Club of the Peninsula CA Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 15,000
California Clubhouse CA Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 2,500
EDGE Youth Leadership CA Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 200
Black Girls Code Inc CA Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 25,000
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Mass Metrowest Inc MA Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 10,000
Page SUM 214,700

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12650 records found.
Grantee Country Cause Areasort ascending Fund Type Year Amount (USD)
Enterprise for Youth United States Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2019 1,500
Niroga Institute United States Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2019 -25,000
Niroga Institute United States Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2019 25,000
Jewish Big Brothers Big Sisters Association of Los Angeles United States Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2019 20,000
Coachart Org United States Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2019 15,000
Niroga Institute United States Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2019 25,000
Coachart Org United States Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2019 10,000
Cinnamongirl Inc. United States Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2019 25,000
San Francisco Recreation and Park Department United States Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2019 5,000
Tahoe Rim Trail Association United States Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2019 500
Enterprise for Youth United States Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2019 2,500
Enterprise for Youth United States Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2019 2,500
Enterprise for Youth United States Youth Development, Recreation & Sports Donor Advised 2019 10,000
Teen Success, Inc. United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 5,000
Downtown Boxing Gym Youth Program United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 5,000
Peninsula Bridge Program United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 4,750
American Amputee Soccer Association United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 25,000
Boys & Girls Club of the Peninsula United States Youth Development Donor Advised 2019 100,000
Youth United for Community Action United States Youth Development Discretionary Grantmaking 2019 500
National Recreation & Park Association United States Youth Development Corporate Advised 2019 25,000
Page SUM 282,250

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13280 records found.