SVCF Events

Silicon Valley Community Foundation hosts educational events for community members, prospective grantees, donors and corporate responsibility professionals throughout the year.

Please note: Times are listed in Pacific time.

Upcoming Events

How the Rising Generation Defines Their Net Worth - San Francisco
Thursday, September 21, 2017 - 11:30am to 1:00pm -
The Palace Hotel


SVCF invites Bay Area professional advisors to join us for an educational lunch session to learn and discuss strategies to engage millennials in philanthropy, including whether the term “millennial” helps or hinders our ability to understand this generation. 

How the Rising Generation Defines Their Net Worth - San Jose
Tuesday, September 26, 2017 - 11:30am to 1:00pm -
Fairmont Hotel


SVCF invites Bay Area professional advisors to join us for an educational lunch session to learn and discuss strategies to engage millennials in philanthropy, including whether the term “millennial” helps or hinders our ability to understand this generation. 

Corporate Philanthropy Institute
Monday, October 2, 2017 (All day) - 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Silicon Valley Community Foundation


The Value Proposition: Purposeful action in a changing world

The 2017 Corporate Philanthropy Institute is presented by Northern California Grantmakers and Silicon Valley Community Foundation. CSR practitioners are encouraged to attend to learn how companies and corporate responsibility leaders can uphold inherent values during uncertain times. Register now!

Regional Meeting
Thursday, October 12, 2017 (All day) - 3 p.m. doors open; 3:30-4:30 p.m. program and panel discussion
Santa Clara Convention Center


SVCF's Regional Meeting is a free, annual event that is open to the public. The 2017 event will feature Anthony Romero from the American Civil Liberties Union and Jonathan Greenblatt from the Anti-Defamation League. SVCF will also announce our future grantmaking plans at the event, and celebrate our institution's 10th anniversary.

On the Table
Silicon Valley: On the Table
Wednesday, November 15, 2017 (All day) - Various events held throughout the day


On the Table is a day of community-building through conversations designed to strengthen and connect our community. On the Table will bring together thousands of local people to eat and talk about our region's housing crisis — and what we can do to solve it. Your voice matters. Join us for On the Table.