Silicon Valley Community Foundation (CA)



Silicon Valley Community Foundation is focused on innovative solutions that solve problems and improve the quality of life throughout San Mateo and Santa Clara counties.


As a new community foundation, SVCF has examined the diverse needs across its region, evaluated the best practices of its parent foundations and incorporated community input before launching a new set of grantmaking strategies.


Web Address

www.siliconvalleycf.org/

Social Media Links

Facebook - www.facebook.com/siliconvalleycf

Twitter - @siliconvalleycf

YouTube - www.youtube.com/TheSVCF

Assets

$2,081,920,000 - 2011-12-31
$1,943,885,894 - 2007-12-31


Giving

$97,624,976 - 2011-12-31
$243,245,861 - 2007-12-31


Community Foundation Background


  

Recent News from Silicon Valley Community Foundation


How Silicon Valley came to realize its housing crisis hurts everybody
Foundation: Silicon Valley Community Foundation

These days, as Stephenson told one of the table discussion groups organized last week by the Silicon Valley Community Foundation, housing isn't a crisis for the poor any longer. “I have two...more

Local Charities Need Volunteers, Donations for Thanksgiving Drive
Foundation: Silicon Valley Community Foundation

... 45 percent while the median income rose only 14 percent, according to the charitable fundraising nonprofit Silicon Valley Community...more

Community chats start a new conversation about Bay Area's housing crisis
Foundation: Silicon Valley Community Foundation

... conversations about the Bay Area's housing crisis, organized throughout the region by the Silicon Valley Community Foundation, as well as some...more

Brainstorming underway to solve Bay Area housing crisis
Foundation: Silicon Valley Community Foundation

These dozens and dozens of brainstorming sessions have been organized by the Silicon Valley Community Foundation with funding from the...more

Corporate Philanthropy Institute Addresses 'Purposeful Action in a Changing World' at Feb. 12 Event
Foundation: Silicon Valley Community Foundation

12, 2018, the Corporate Philanthropy Institute, presented by Northern ... Silicon Valley Community Foundation advances innovative...more

How to sign up for 'On the Table,' the Bay Area-wide, grassroots conversation about housing
Foundation: Silicon Valley Community Foundation

Tomorrow is D-Day for the conversational mobilization known as “On the Table.” The Silicon Valley Community Foundation has signed up more...more

A call to action: thousands to brainstorm the Bay Area's housing crisis
Foundation: Knight Foundation, Silicon Valley Community Foundation

Mauricio Palma, director of initiatives and special projects for the Silicon Valley Community Foundation and an instructor at Cañada College,...more

Middle East Forum Launches Project to Tackle Islamist Financing
Foundation: GE Foundation, Silicon Valley Community Foundation, Open Society Foundations

MEF sent the foundations evidence of these Islamist groups' extremism, ... In addition, CIF will study government grants to Islamist...more

FAQs for International Donations
Foundation: Silicon Valley Community Foundation

Which countries can I donate from using PayPal? You can donate from the United States, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, Czech...more

Brainstorming the Bay Area housing crisis: thousands sign up for community-wide conversation
Foundation: Silicon Valley Community Foundation

Mauricio Palma, director of initiatives and special projects for the Silicon Valley Community Foundation, talks to about 35 people who have signed...more

Geographic Focus

San Mateo County, CA
Santa Clara County, CA

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