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


Follow the Talent: ImpactAlpha's 'Agents of Impact' Special Report for July 12
Foundation: REDF, Silicon Valley Community Foundation

Social Finance is seeking a managing director of social investment in Boston… The Bertha Centre for Social Innovation and Entrepreneurship seeks...more

Stephen Piscotty and a beloved parent's legacy
Foundation: Silicon Valley Community Foundation

They created the ALS Cure Project, under the auspices of the Silicon Valley Community Foundation, to raise money for scientific research aimed...more

$3 Million in the Hole: Steyer and Soros-backed ThinkProgress Shutting Down and Selling
Foundation: Gates Foundation, Silicon Valley Community Foundation

... The Silicon Valley Community Foundation and The Sandler Foundation, who are all listed in the “$1,000,000 or More” section of CAP's donor...more

The Philadelphia Orchestra Association Receives $55 Million Grant
Foundation: Silicon Valley Community Foundation

The Philadelphia Orchestra Association Receives $55 Million Grant ... music, and further the place of the arts in an open and democratic...more

Money Moves: A towering $83M has been awarded recently to area organizations
Foundation: Silicon Valley Community Foundation, William Penn Foundation

The total grant of $55 million is the single largest gift in Philadelphia ... of us in the Philadelphia Orchestra family,” said Music Director Yannick Nézet-Séguin. ... The William Penn...more

New CEO Plans for Silicon Valley Community Foundation's 2.0 Version
Foundation: Silicon Valley Community Foundation

Nicole Taylor, president and CEO of Silicon Valley Community Foundation, is gearing to bring the foundation past its history of workplace tumult and put the "community" back in the community...more

The WhatsApp Cofounder, Crypto Pioneer, Venture Capitalist And Other Billionaires Who Signed ...
Foundation: Silicon Valley Community Foundation

Acton also donated $290 million to a fund at the Silicon Valley Community Foundation after Facebook acquired WhatsApp, and later moved...more

Drexel and Lazarex Cancer Foundation Establish Program to Help Improve Health Outcomes for ...
Foundation: Silicon Valley Community Foundation

The overall goal of Community IMPACT, which is funded by the Silicon Valley Community Foundation, is to improve understanding and awareness...more

Employees Denounce Lucas Museum Hire of Emmett Carson
Foundation: Silicon Valley Community Foundation

NPQ readers may recall that Emmett Carson was forced from his role as CEO of the massive Silicon Valley Community Foundation amid...more

Washington Gov. Inslee: Climate change is at heart of 2020 campaign
Foundation: Silicon Valley Community Foundation

The Washington governor told about 40 people who showed up at the Silicon Valley Community Foundation that he is the only candidate capable...more

Geographic Focus

San Mateo County, CA
Santa Clara County, CA

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