SVCF Blog

Oct 13, 2017
Dr. Emmett Carson shared the following remarks at SVCF's Regional Meeting event on Oct. 12, 2017: Emmett Carson CEO and President, Silicon Valley Community Foundation A little over 10 years ago, the boards of Peninsula Community... Read More
Oct 12, 2017
Newest SVCF Magazine features stories of 'Agents of Change' Emmett Carson CEO and President, Silicon Valley Community Foundation The events in Charlottesville remind us that this is an exceptionally challenging time in our... Read More
Oct 09, 2017
On Sept. 11, Silicon Valley Community Foundation welcomed Melany Duval to the team as vice president of development. Melany Duval Vice President, Development Silicon Valley Community Foundation An advancement executive with over 20... Read More
Oct 08, 2017
Through its Nonprofit Investment Program, SVCF helps more than 80 nonprofit organizations fulfill their missions. NPIP supports its partners through a set of services, chief among them being investment management. For organizations that choose to establish a nonprofit fund, SVCF manages the assets... Read More
Sep 29, 2017
For Joslyn Garcia, the benefits of winning the SVCF-managed Latinos in Technology Scholarship extend well beyond the tremendous opportunities it has helped open up for her.   Joslyn Garcia Latinos in Technology Scholarship recipient Learn... Read More
Sep 27, 2017
In SVCF's Philanthropy Now podcast series, we explore trends in the world of philanthropy, social impact initiatives in Silicon Valley and beyond, and look at how SVCF promotes innovative philanthropic solutions to challenging problems. In this episode, SVCF corporate responsibility... Read More
Sep 26, 2017
SVCF 'donor circle' brings together philanthropists committed to a cause As Silicon Valley faces an unprecedented housing crisis, a group of SVCF donors has come together to pool their resources and collaborate on philanthropic solutions through the Donor Circle for Safety Net: Housing... Read More
Sep 26, 2017
Soaring housing costs have driven Silicon Valley conversation and anxiety for two decades, but nothing seems to moderate the long-term trend lines. Now, amid a crisis that regional leaders realize can no longer go unchecked without catastrophic results to the region’s people and economy,... Read More
Sep 19, 2017
Gina Dalma Vice President, Government Relations Silicon Valley Community Foundation Last Friday, Sept. 15, our state took a bold step forward in addressing our state’s housing crisis. The California Legislature approved a set of bills... Read More
Sep 13, 2017
In SVCF's Philanthropy Now podcast series, we explore trends in the world of philanthropy, social impact initiatives in Silicon Valley and beyond, and look at how SVCF promotes innovative philanthropic solutions to challenging problems... Read More

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