Community Grantees

The Sobrato Family Foundation (SFF) is the part of the Sobrato Philanthropies focusing on empowering low-income, underserved, and at-risk populations in local communities within the three largest Silicon Valley counties. Since 2004, SFF has been making strategic, responsive, in-kind, and general operating support grants. Below is a list of our current community grantees across our different program areas. To learn more about current grantees in a particular program, visit the program page.

Grantee Total Amount Program(s)
Safe Alternatives to Violent Environments (SAVE) $102,500 Essential Human Services
Samaritan House $297,250 Essential Human Services
San Francisco Bay Bird Observatory (SFBBO) $22,506 Sobrato Centers for Nonprofit
San Jose Public Library Foundation $300,000 Pathways for Success
San Juan Bautista Child Development Center, Inc. $138,231 Sobrato Centers for Nonprofit
Santa Clara County Asian Law Alliance $133,250 Essential Human Services
Santa Clara County Office of Education (SCCOE) $21,457 Sobrato Centers for Nonprofit
Santa Clara University $1,400,534 21st Century Education
Science Buddies $11,247 Sobrato Centers for Nonprofit
Second Harvest Food Bank of Santa Clara and San Mateo Counties $430,500 Essential Human Services
Services & Immigrant Rights & Education Network (SIREN) $102,500 Essential Human Services
Silicon Schools Fund $2,000,000 21st Century Education
Silicon Valley Council of Nonprofits (SVCN) $20,253 Sobrato Centers for Nonprofit
Silicon Valley Education Foundation (SVEF) $194,175 Sobrato Centers for Nonprofit
Silicon Valley Social Venture Fund (SV2) $220,788 Sobrato Centers for Nonprofit
Silicon Valley Urban Debate League (SVUDL) $84,386 Sobrato Centers for Nonprofit, Essential Human Services
Sky’s the Limit Fund $12,965 Sobrato Centers for Nonprofit
Small Business Majority Foundation Inc. $625,000 Pathways for Success
Sobrato Early Academic Language $25,890 Sobrato Centers for Nonprofit
Social Good Fund, Inc. $200,000 Thriving NonProfit Sector
Society of St. Vincent de Paul of San Mateo County $164,000 Essential Human Services
SOMOS Mayfair, Inc. $159,900 Essential Human Services
South County Community Health Center, Inc (aka Ravenswood Family Health Center) $410,000 Essential Human Services
St. Francis Center of Redwood City $225,500 Essential Human Services
St. Joseph’s Family Center $71,750 Essential Human Services
StarVista $102,500 Essential Human Services
Strive for College Collaborative $21,305 Sobrato Centers for Nonprofit
Sunnyvale Community Services $256,250 Essential Human Services
SunWork Renewable Energy Projects $33,181 Sobrato Centers for Nonprofit
SV@Home $200,000 Pathways for Success