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


Letter: Family able to give $100K via a donor-advised fund
Foundation: Silicon Valley Community Foundation

My family established a donor-advised funds through Silicon Valley Community Foundation. For minimal fees, my fund has provided the means for...more

The charity algorithm: how Silicon Valley philanthropy turned sour
Foundation: Silicon Valley Community Foundation

But is this the same giving impulse that was drummed into Gates by his brilliant, philanthropic mother, Mary Maxwell Gates, a director of the...more

20 years after a meager beginning, Tulsa Community Foundation leaders reflect on milestone ...
Foundation: Silicon Valley Community Foundation, Cleveland Foundation, Tulsa Community Foundation

The Tulsa Community Foundation's legacy is woven throughout the city. It's reflected in small things, like the flowers that bloom near the entrance...more

Jack Dorsey sought publicity for charitable foundation
Foundation: Silicon Valley Community Foundation

As I wrote, Dorsey appeared to explore several different options for his foundation before picking Silicon Valley Community Foundation to...more

ArcelorMittal Announces Second Round of Building Resilience Grants
Foundation: Silicon Valley Community Foundation

The program invests in areas of nonprofit management that are traditionally ... The 14 nonprofit organizations selected to receive 2018 Building ... business strategy to the implementation of our 10...more

MayView stabilizes after a rocky year
Foundation: Silicon Valley Community Foundation

Donations to the fund are divided equally among the nonprofits and are administered by the Silicon Valley Community Foundation at no cost, so...more

Philanthropy | The Business of Gift Giving
Foundation: Silicon Valley Community Foundation

Barry wasn't alone in her comments about the links between portfolio performance and philanthropic giving. “When the economy is thriving...more

Here's where you can see Caltrain's Holiday Train this weekend
Foundation: Silicon Valley Community Foundation

(Photo courtesy Silicon Valley Community Foundation) ... was saved from derailment a few years back by the Silicon Valley Community...more

Follow the Talent: Agents of Impact Special Report for Nov. 16
Foundation: Silicon Valley Community Foundation, Russell Family Foundation

The Global Impact Investment Network is looking for a research manager… ... Spring Point Partners is hiring a chief investment officer of impact Investing in Philadelphia (see, “Philadelphia...more

PGA of America's Golf Relief and Assistance Fund available to aid victims of California Wildfires
Foundation: Silicon Valley Community Foundation

Silicon Valley Community Foundation advances innovative philanthropic solutions to challenging problems. As the largest community foundation...more

Geographic Focus

San Mateo County, CA
Santa Clara County, CA

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