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


Jeff Bezos gave away more money than Bill Gates, Mark Zuckerberg combined in 2018
Foundation: Gates Foundation, Silicon Valley Community Foundation

As everyone from Alexandra Ocasio Cortez to Warren Buffett is talking about the rich paying higher taxes, the Chronicle of Philanthropy's...more

Skoll Foundation Taps Veteran of Obama, Clinton Administrations As Next CEO
Foundation: Silicon Valley Community Foundation, Skoll Foundation, Skoll Fund

A supporting organization associated with the Silicon Valley Community Foundation, the Skoll Fund was created in 1999. Most recently, Gips was...more

Is Nicole Taylor the captain who can chart a new course for the massive Silicon Valley Community ...
Foundation: Silicon Valley Community Foundation

The Silicon Valley Community Foundation was a convenient place to shield their wealth from taxes while allowing them more control over how it...more

Silicon Valley Community Foundation begins a new chapter
Foundation: East Bay Community Foundation, Silicon Valley Community Foundation

It's a new day at the Silicon Valley Community Foundation with new CEO Nicole Taylor a few weeks into her job. The nonprofit veteran says...more

What Do Hipsters And Banks Have In Common? Gentrification
Foundation: Silicon Valley Community Foundation

As one example, Silicon Valley Community Foundation not only endorsed the Anti Displacement Code of Conduct, it also engaged Community...more

New coalition plans to invest $540 million for Bay Area affordable housing
Foundation: Silicon Valley Community Foundation, Packard Foundation, Ford Foundation, San Francisco Foundation, Hewlett Foundation

... Permanente, the William and Flora Hewlett Foundation, the David and Lucile Packard Foundation, and the Silicon Valley Community...more

Forbes Fact-Check: Jack Dorsey Is Still A Billionaire, And No, He Did Not Give Away Most Of His ...
Foundation: Silicon Valley Community Foundation

... the Start Small Foundation is actually a donor-advised fund through the Silicon Valley Community Foundation, which means that Dorsey gave...more

Bay Area housing gets $500 million boost from local tech, foundations
Foundation: Silicon Valley Community Foundation, San Francisco Foundation

... including $40 million from the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative, $5 million from Genentech and $1 million from the Silicon Valley Community...more

Partnership raising $540 million to preserve, develop Bay Area affordable housing
Foundation: Silicon Valley Community Foundation, Packard Foundation, Ford Foundation, San Francisco Foundation, Hewlett Foundation

... the William and Flora Hewlett Foundation, Morgan Stanley, the David and Lucile Packard Foundation, and the Silicon Valley Community...more

Bay Area Philanthropy, Business, and Community Advocates Unite to Launch Landmark Regional ...
Foundation: Silicon Valley Community Foundation, Packard Foundation, Ford Foundation, San Francisco Foundation, Hewlett Foundation

SAN FRANCISCO — Today, Bay Area community and faith leaders, housing advocates, business leaders, and philanthropists launched a...more

Geographic Focus

San Mateo County, CA
Santa Clara County, CA

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