Oct 20, 2017
What is the current state of the law for LGBT rights at the federal and state level? Following an event hosted this spring by SVCF and Gill Foundation at SVCF’s Mountain View headquarters, in which this question was discussed, many at SVCF wanted to know more about the issue. At the April... 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 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 10, 2017
Michelle Sioson Hyman Senior Early Learning Officer Center for Early Learning, SVCF When I was pregnant with my first child, I had the advantage of years of experience in the early childhood field. I knew it was important to... Read More
Sep 08, 2017
Silicon Valley Community Foundation is proud join other philanthropy leaders from California in supporting Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA). We've signed on to the statement below. View more information and resources related to this statement on the Grantmakers Concerned with... Read More
Sep 07, 2017
View the Request for Proposals for these grants. Two initiatives that harness the power of local community members to identify and contribute solutions to the affordable housing crisis have been chosen to receive $100,000 each, as part of Silicon Valley Community Foundation’s 10-year... Read More
Aug 14, 2017
Michelle Sioson Hyman Senior Early Learning Officer Center for Early Learning, SVCF A preschool director, regional planner, affordable housing advocate, county supervisor and a business leader all walked into the community... Read More