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


Will Donor-Advised Funds Meet Their “Rainy Day” Promise?
Foundation: Boston Foundation, Silicon Valley Community Foundation

In 2007, before the Great Recession, the National Philanthropic Trust (NPT) ... Guedj says the best response philanthropy can make is to...more

Santa Clara, San Mateo Counties Announce Education Partnership
Foundation: Silicon Valley Community Foundation

The Silicon Valley Community Foundation will seed the COVID-19 Education Partnership effort with $1 million, which Genentech will...more

COVID-19 Rapid Response Fund launched in Contra Costa County
Foundation: Silicon Valley Community Foundation

... receiving swift financial assistance thanks to a new fund supported by the Silicon Valley Community Foundation and the Chan Zuckerberg...more

Fulfilling Philanthropy's COVID-19 Pledge: Listening in a Time of Crisis
Foundation: Silicon Valley Community Foundation, Hewlett Foundation

Fulfilling Philanthropy's COVID-19 Pledge: Listening in a Time of Crisis ... April 10, 2020 – WEBINAR: Leadership in Crisis: Insights for...more

Bill Gates and the 10 other tech titans with the power to shape how the US fights the coronavirus
Foundation: Gates Foundation, Silicon Valley Community Foundation

... Callahan wrote in his newsletter Inside Philanthropy over the weekend. ... “Philanthropic dollars can never take the place of government funding,...more

COVID-19 Education Partnership
Foundation: Silicon Valley Community Foundation

Silicon Valley Community Foundation, in partnership with the San Mateo County and Santa Clara County Offices of Education, has established...more

Philanthropic Efforts to Battle COVID-19 Around the Corner and Around the World
Foundation: Silicon Valley Community Foundation

Hosted by Stanford Social Innovation Review - As the world strives to address the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, large amounts of...more

Global Crypto Community Comes Out Arms Swinging Against Coronavirus
Foundation: Silicon Valley Community Foundation

Similarly, the Silicon Valley Community Foundation's COVID Regional Response Fund will focus more on the containment of COVID-19 within...more

More Than $11M in Assistance Planned for COVID-19 Affected Santa Clara Residents
Foundation: Silicon Valley Community Foundation

The Silicon Valley Community Foundation also on Monday announced a $250,000 donation to the financial assistance program. On Tuesday, the...more

San Francisco Foundation Launches SFF COVID-19 Emergency Response Fund
Foundation: Silicon Valley Community Foundation, San Francisco Foundation

For donors interested in supporting social service efforts across the ten counties, the Silicon Valley Community Foundation is hosting the...more

Geographic Focus

San Mateo County, CA
Santa Clara County, CA

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