Silicon Valley Community Foundation

Jan 21, 2019

1.21.19 US News

Indiana University alumnus Doug Hamilton and his partner of 35 years, Don Vossburg, create new $2.2 million scholarship for LGBTQ students, IEG names Peter Laatz as its new Global Managing Director, Keep America Beautiful is teaming up to help mobilize affiliate organizations and volunteers across the country to clean up these shared public spaces during shutdown, and more. 

Sep 3, 2018

9.3.18 US News

Code for America receives$2 million in new funding from the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation, the J. Paul Getty Museum appoints Keishia Gu as head of Education, the W.K. Kellogg Foundation releases a new online resource center on dental therapy, and more.

Jul 23, 2018

7.23.18 US News

The Cancer Support Community partners with Rocky Mountain Cancer Centers, Green Structure Homes of Alabama donates new building materials, Baseball for All offers player fee scholarships, and more.

Feb 19, 2018

2.19.18 US Nonprofit News

The Orton Family Foundation names David Weaver as director of marketing and communications, Silicon Valley Community Foundation  awards $1.3 billion to nonprofit organizations,  Cheyra Bell shaves her head for St. Baldricks and more.

Dec 14, 2015

12.14.15 US Nonprofit News

Silicon Valley Community Foundation awards more than $2m, the Confetti Foundation receives $30,000 through the Mazda Drive for Good program, the Evanston Community Foundation seeks proposals for capacity-building and program grants from nonprofit organizations serving the Evanston community, and more.

Nov 2, 2015

11.02.15 US Nonprofit News

YPM and other teens in Atlanta work to build a shelter for homeless youth, ALTSO raises over $500,000 at its annual Rocktoberfest Hedge fund event in NYC and Chicago, New York Life will donate $20,000 to aid wildfire relief efforts, The deadline to submit a letter of interest for The Pew Center for Arts and Heritage 2016 Project grants cycle is approaching, Blackbaud appoints a new Chief Technology Officer, and more.

Oct 12, 2015

10.12.15 US Nonprofit News

Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan and DADA Charitable Foundation Fund grant nine organizations over $300,000, Silicon Valley Community Foundation to host Innovation Conference in 2016, Seventh Generation donates to families in need, Affinia Bookworms kicks off National Book Month, and more.

Aug 10, 2015

8.10.15 US Nonprofit News

The Valspar Foundation donates $20,000 to the Carnegie Science Center in Pittsburgh to support STEM education and career development programs for students, The Western Center on Law and Poverty has compiled the Western Center Sources Reference Guide, Partnership With Native Americans has launched a 100-day supply drive for Native Americans living on remote and isolated reservations, and more.

Jul 27, 2015

7.27.15 US Nonprofit News

Young People Matter opens their Open Heart Drop-In Center for homeless youth, Children’s Mercy announces the creation of the Brendan Tripp Elam Transplant Center, the St. Baldrick's Foundation awards 70 grants in 48 states and 11 countries, totaling $21.2 million to support the best in childhood cancer research, and more.

Jul 13, 2015

7.13.15 US Nonprofit News

Mary Kay's Suits for Shelters is collecting women's professional attire to benefit organizations supporting domestic violence survivors, the Esperanza Azteca youth orchestra plays to a standing ovation at the Aspen Institute Ideas Festival, the Daniels Fund donates $1 million to National Jewish Health palliative care services, and more.