SVCF Events

Silicon Valley Community Foundation hosts educational events for community members, prospective grantees, donors and corporate responsibility professionals throughout the year.

Please note: Times are listed in Pacific Standard Time.

Upcoming Events

Webinar: Information session about civic engagement and technology grant
Tuesday, August 8, 2017 - 10 to 11 a.m.
Online webinar


Nonprofits are encouraged to join this free webinar to learn about SVCF's request for proposals to support civic engagement initiatives. This is a one-time grant opportunity for nonprofits in San Mateo and Santa Clara Counties in California. Applications will be accepted online July 31-Aug. 25, 2017. 

Corporate Philanthropy Institute
Monday, October 2, 2017 - 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Silicon Valley Community Foundation


The Value Proposition: Purposeful action in a changing world

The 2017 Corporate Philanthropy Institute is presented by Northern California Grantmakers and Silicon Valley Community Foundation. CSR practitioners are encouraged to attend to learn how companies and corporate responsibility leaders can uphold inherent values during uncertain times. Register now!

Regional Meeting
Thursday, October 12, 2017 - 3 p.m. doors open; 3:30-4:30 p.m. program and panel discussion
Santa Clara Convention Center


SVCF's Regional Meeting is a free, annual event that is open to the public -- nonprofits, foundations, corporate representatives, and community members are invited to attend. The 2017 event will feature Anthony Romero from the American Civil Liberties Union and Jonathan Greenblatt from the Anti-Defamation League. SVCF will also announce our future grantmaking plans at the event, and celebrate our institution's 10th anniversary.