Silicon Valley Impact Cash Grant Recipients

Silicon Valley Impact Cash Grant recipients

Silicon Valley Impact Cash Grants support qualifying K-8 education and health programs run by nonprofits that operate within 50 miles of our corporate headquarters in San Jose, California. Each grantee is awarded a set amount of US$15,000. The grants are designed to support unmet needs and reach economically underserved populations. 

2017 Recipients

2017 grant recipients

K-8 education programs

Bay Area Discovery Museum (Santa Clara and San Mateo Counties)
Program: Early childhood engineering education

Big Brothers-Big Sisters Agency of Santa Cruz County, Inc. (Santa Cruz County)
Program: Academic enrichment and mentoring program expansion

Blueprint Schools Network, Inc. (Oakland)
Program: Accelerating math growth in the middle grades in Oakland Unified School District

Boys and Girls Clubs of the Peninsula (Redwood City and East Palo Alto)
Program: STEM programs for at-risk Peninsula youth

Breakthrough Silicon Valley (Bay Area)
Program: STEM Connections

Catholic Charities CYO of the Archdiocese of San Francisco (East Palo Alto)
Program: Catholic Charities youth club at St. Francis of Assisi

Chabot Space & Science Center (East Bay)
Program: Underserved middle school student science outreach

Citizen Schools, Inc. (Santa Clara County)
Program: Extended learning opportunities for students in Santa Clara County

Community Resources for Science (East Bay)
Program: Blazing New Trails in K-6 science teaching and learning

Fresh Lifelines for Youth (Santa Clara County)
Program: Middle school program

Girls Incorporated of Alameda County (Alameda County)
Program: GIRLStart

IgniteED (formerly Industry Initiatives for Science & Math Education) (Bay Area)
Program: Ignited summer fellowship program

Monterey Bay Aquarium Foundation (Pajaro Valley Unified School District, Watsonville)
Program: Environmental Literacy Leadership Institute

Olimpico Learning (San Jose, Mountain View)
Program: 2017 STEAM leadership camps

O'Neill Sea Odyssey (Bay Area)
Program: Silicon Valley oceanography

Partners in School Innovation (Franklin McKinley School District, San Jose)
Program: Math support in Franklin-McKinley School District (San Francisco)
Program: Nature Connection

Science is Elementary (Whisman School District, Mountain View)
Program: Science is Elementary in-class program

Scientific Adventures (Oakland)
Program: Continuation of Scientific Adventures for Girls after school STEM programs

Super Stars Literacy, Inc. (Newark, Hayward, and Oakland)
Program: Literacy and social-emotional intervention programming

THINK Together (Neward, San Jose)
Program: Investigative STEM programs

Third Street Community Center (San Jose)
Program: Inspiring Young Minds

Women's Audio Mission (Oakland)
Program: Girls on the Mic: Creative technology training for middle school girls

YMCA of Silicon Valley - South Valley Family YMCA Branch (San Jose)
Program: 2017 Summer Achievement Program

YWCA Silicon Valley (San Jose)
Program: TechGYRLS

Heath programs

Adolescent Counseling Services (Redwood City and East Palo Alto)
Program: Mental health access for youth initiative

Asian Health Services (Alameda County)
Program: Good Health Starts with Good Teeth

Bay Area SCORES (San Francisco)
Program: Soccer for Success

Caminar (East Side Union High School District, East San Jose)
Program: Teen Families and Schools Together (Teen FAST) program

Collective Roots (East Palo Alto)
Program: Collective gardening network and "Grow. Share. Eat." instructional workshops

Community Gatepath (Bay Area)
Program: Gatepath Social Connection

Community Overcoming Relationship Abuse (CORA) (San Mateo County)
Program: CORA’s children’s program for youth impacted by domestic violence

Counseling & Support Services for Youth (Ravenswood City School District in East Palo Alto)
Program: CASSY's Supporting Youth Facing Homelessness program

Crisis Support Services of Alameda County (Alameda, Emeryville and Oakland)
Program: School-based counseling

Girl Scouts of Northern California (Santa Clara County)
Program: Got Choices

Healthier Kids Foundation Santa Clara County (Santa Clara County)
Program: VisionFirst

School Health Clinics of Santa Clara County (SJ Unified and East Side Union School Districts)
Program: Health education program

StarVista (Redwood City and East Palo Alto)
Program: Health education and supportive housing for homeless and former foster youth

Swords to Plowshares Veterans Rights Organization (Santa Clara and San Mateo Counties)
Program: Combat to Community: Veteran cultural competency training for first responders

The Shanti Project, Inc. (San Francisco)
Program: Shanti's services for people living with HIV

Youth Alive (Oakland)
Program: Teens on Target (TNT)

2016 Recipients

2016 grant recipients

K-8 education programs

826 Valencia (San Francisco)
Program: After-school writing program at Buena Vista Horace Mann

Aim High for High School (San Francisco)
Program: Aim High—narrowing the achievement gap in the South Bay

Boys and Girls Clubs of the Peninsula (Menlo Park)
Program: STEM programs for at-risk Peninsula youth

Breakthrough Silicon Valley (San Jose)
Program: STEM Connections

California Alliance of African American Educators (San Jose)
Program: Dr. Frank Greene Scholars program

Dream Catchers, Inc. (Palo Alto)
Program: DreamCatchers after-school program for low-income middle school students

East Oakland Youth Development Center (Oakland)
Program: After-School Leadership Academy (ASLA)

Girls Incorporated of Alameda County (Oakland)
Program: GIRLStart

Jamestown Community Center, Inc. (San Francisco)
Program: Bridging the achievement gap for low-income youth in San Francisco

Literacy Lab (Oakland)
Program: Literacy Lab's Silicon Valley Digital4Literacy program

O'Neill Sea Odyssey (Santa Cruz)
Program: Silicon Valley oceanography

Olimpico Learning (San Jose)
Program: Olimpico Learning 2016 STEAM camps

Reading Partners (Oakland)
Program: One-on-one literacy tutoring for low-income students in the Alum Rock Union Elementary School District

Resource Area For Teaching (San Jose)
Program: Middle School NGSS Leadership Alliance

Sacred Heart Community Service (San Jose)
Program: After-school Academy and Summer Academy

San Jose Museum of Art Association (San Jose)
Program: Sowing Creativity—STEM into STEAM

Spark Program, Inc. (San Francisco)
Program: Spark Bay Area STEM apprenticeships

Springboard Collaborative (San Francisco)
Program: Springboard Collaborative and Lazear

Techbridge Girls (Oakland)
Program: Techbridge: Inspiring girls in science, technology, and engineering

Third Street Community Center (San Jose)
Program: Inspiring Young Minds

Trust for Hidden Villa (Los Altos Hills)
Program: Supporting teachers' adjustment to educational transitions with curriculum and an engineering field day

Women's Audio Mission (San Francisco)
Program: Girls on the Mic—Creative technology training for middle school girls

Heath programs

A Safe Place (Oakland)
Program: Teen violence prevention program

Abode Services (Fremont)
Program: The Children's Program

Adolescent Counseling Services (Redwood City)
Program: Mental health access for youth initiative

Alum Rock Counseling Center, Inc. (San Jose)
Program: Middle school mentoring and support program

Child Advocates of Silicon Valley (Milpitas)
Program: The Healthy Choices for Foster Children program

Compass Family Services (San Francisco)
Program: Compass clinical services

East Bay Agency for Children (Oakland)
Program: Child assault prevention workshops

Eating Disorders Resource Center (Los Gatos)
Program: Eating disorder prevention, education, and recovery support program

Family and Children Services (Palo Alto)
Program: Teen Families and Schools Together (Teen FAST) program

Homeless Prenatal Program (San Francisco)
Program: Case management and supportive services

Kara, Inc. (Palo Alto)
Program: Spanish-language grief support, education, and crisis intervention for underserved populations

La Casa de las Madres (San Francisco)
Program: Emergency domestic violence shelter and family services

LifeMoves (formerly InnVision Shelter Network) (Menlo Park)
Program: Behavioral health program

National Alliance on Mental Illness-Santa Clara County (San Jose)
Program: Peer Pals

Positive Resource Center (San Francisco)
Program: Equal access to healthcare program

Prevention Partnership International, PPI (San Jose)
Program: Spanish translation and cultural adaptation of Celebrating Families!

Safe Alternatives to Violent Environments (Fremont)
Program: Family support and advocacy

Volunteers in Medicine San Francisco (d.b.a. Clinic by the Bay) (San Francisco)
Program: Chronic disease management for working, uninsured adults