Silicon Valley Community Foundation advances innovative philanthropic solutions to challenging problems, engaging donors to make our region and world a better place for all.
Silicon Valley Community Foundation is a comprehensive center of philanthropy. Through visionary leadership, strategic grantmaking and world-class experiences, we partner with donors to strengthen the common good locally and throughout the world.
Our values guide us as we make important decisions that drive us toward improving our community and our world.
- COURAGE - We tackle the toughest challenges. We speak up and take risks to fight for justice, equity and lasting systemic change.
- COLLABORATION - We partner with people everywhere. We learn from and work with each other, our community and nonprofit partners and donors to achieve positive impact.
- INCLUSION - We elevate diverse voices. We are most impactful when our organization and our work include people from varied backgrounds, opinions and perspectives.
- RESPECT- We listen deeply and treat each other with kindness. We ask for and seek to understand the ideas of those we serve.
- ACCOUNTABILITY - We take responsibility. We expect transparency and accountability from ourselves and the social systems we seek to improve.