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


Silicon Valley Honors Legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. with Day of Service, Celebration
Foundation: Silicon Valley Community Foundation

Silicon Valley Community Foundation CEO Emmett Carson will deliver the keynote address at the midday meal, which runs from noon to 2pm at the Holiday Inn San Jose. Tickets cost $50 to $80. Day of...more

Volunteer spirit makes Cape Coral more than the largest city in Southwest Florida
Foundation: Cape Coral Community Foundation, Silicon Valley Community Foundation

Keith and Heidi donated money to the Cape Coral Community Foundation to sponsor ECHO Global Farm into the Nonprofit Membership Program, staff and ... Due to Keith and Heidi's generosity, ECHO Global...more

ECHO Farms Receives $25000 Grant
Foundation: Cape Coral Community Foundation, Silicon Valley Community Foundation

ECHO Global Farm was presented with a $25,000 grant from the Cape Coral Community Foundation Global Center for Generosity (CCCF) and the Silicon Valley Community Foundation on Monday. The foundation...more

Cape's 'power players' feted for work in community
Foundation: Cape Coral Community Foundation, Silicon Valley Community Foundation

Professional advisors do a great deal of good for their clients and community, much of which doesn't get recognized. On Monday, the Cape Coral Community Foundation brought together some of the city's...more

Council votes to partner with Advance Peace
Foundation: Silicon Valley Community Foundation, Simons Foundation

According to the mayor's office, the cost of the proposed Stockton Advance Peace program will be covered by contributions from the Silicon Valley Community Foundation, the Heising-Simons Foundation,...more

Enterprise Application Support Specialist at Silicon Valley Community Foundation
Foundation: Silicon Valley Community Foundation

Under the direction of the Enterprise Applications & Database Manager, the Enterprise Application Support Specialist will act as a liaison to SVCF staff and a technical subject matter expert...more

Report Funded by the Silicon Valley Community Foundation Finds That California Traffic Fines ...
Foundation: Silicon Valley Community Foundation

A recent report by the Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights of the San Francisco Bay Area, funded by the Silicon Valley Community Foundation, found that Bay Area sheriffs were four to 16 times more...more

California traffic fines prey on poor
Foundation: Silicon Valley Community Foundation

A recent report by the Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights of the San Francisco Bay Area, funded by the Silicon Valley Community Foundation, found that Bay Area sheriffs were four to 16 times more...more

Mountain View: New mayor to be selected at Tuesday's City Council meeting
Foundation: Silicon Valley Community Foundation

The goal is for 20 percent of those apartments to be considered affordable. Because of its heavy housing component, the plan is viewed as important to the entire Bay Area. A recent report released by...more

ReadCoor Receives Grant from Chan Zuckerberg Initiative
Foundation: Silicon Valley Community Foundation

CAMBRIDGE, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--ReadCoor, Inc., a company reinventing omics and pathology with its panomic spatial sequencing platform, today announced a grant from the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative...more

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San Mateo County, CA
Santa Clara County, CA

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