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.

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Recent News from Silicon Valley Community Foundation


Anonymous donor gives $250K to Holiday Fund
Foundation: Silicon Valley Community Foundation

The program is a partnership with the Silicon Valley Community Foundation, which manages and distributes the grants. Every dollar donated is...more

Editorial -- Holiday Fund: Helping those devastated by pandemic and its impacts
Foundation: Silicon Valley Community Foundation

Since the Pleasanton Weekly and its Holiday Fund partner, the Silicon Valley Community Foundation, cover all the administrative costs of the...more

Philanthropy and Civic Participation: Lessons from the 2020 Election
Foundation: Silicon Valley Community Foundation

... California Fires – Organizations involved in recovery and relief efforts · California philanthropic organizations pledge to take bold steps to fight...more

How you can help those in need this holiday season
Foundation: Silicon Valley Community Foundation

All contributions go back to service groups with help from the Silicon Valley Community Foundation, which handles and distributes the...more

2020 Holiday Fund campaign now underway
Foundation: Silicon Valley Community Foundation

Again this year, the Weekly is partnering with the Silicon Valley Community Foundation, so all Holiday Fund donations will be tax deductible --...more

Philanthropy Now podcast: Community Legal Services elevates the voices of the formerly ...
Foundation: Silicon Valley Community Foundation

Welcome to the sixth episode in our SVCF Philanthropy Now podcast mini-series featuring conversations focused on Racial Equity and Social...more

Incumbents hold edge in Mountain View-Los Altos high school district race
Foundation: Silicon Valley Community Foundation, Los Altos Community Foundation

Photo by Magali Gauthier. Teksler is co-chair of the Los Altos Community Foundation, where she has been involved with grant-making work, and...more

Guest opinion: Yes on Prop 15 for a healthy California and an inclusive Mountain View
Foundation: Silicon Valley Community Foundation

A recent economic analysis from the Silicon Valley Community Foundation and Beacon Economics found that small businesses who rent are...more

Subject: Foundations and Donors Speak Out on Election Security
Foundation: Silicon Valley Community Foundation

A philanthropy scholar shows how fundraising can lead the way in fighting ... With threats of voter intimidation on the rise, 115 philanthropic...more

Because the census has been cut short,... - Silicon Valley Community Foundation | Facebook
Foundation: Silicon Valley Community Foundation

Silicon Valley Community Foundation · 6 hrs ·. “Because the census has been cut short, we believe we're not going to get a full, fair, accurate...more



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