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


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Silicon Valley Community Foundation Appoints New Leaders
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22 at SAP Center at San Jose (@SAPCenter) with a portion of the proceeds benefitting the Silicon Valley Community Foundation. Fan Fest will...more

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In June, the law school said it would open the Immigrant Rights Clinic, an initiative funded by the Silicon Valley Community Foundation. By next...more

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Geographic Focus

San Mateo County, CA
Santa Clara County, CA

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