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The Silver Giving Foundation

Profile

Last Updated: 2015-09-24

At A Glance

The Silver Giving Foundation

(formerly The Silver Lining Foundation)

1 Lombard St., Ste. 305

San Francisco, CA United States 94111-1130

Telephone: (415) 834-9934

URL: www.silvergiving.org

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

  • Family foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2013-12-31)

Assets: $43,596,663

Total giving: $1,788,937

EIN

943285094

BRIDGE Number

2358497335

Background

Established in 1997 in CA

Purpose and Activities

The foundation hopes to improve the lives and prospects of low-income children in the San Francisco Bay Area, CA, by affording them increased and more accessible educational opportunities. To that end, it aims to identify and contribute to organizations whose work promotes success in school or other academically-oriented enrichment activities, with a special focus on literacy.

Fields of Interest

Subjects
  • Child welfare
  • Community improvement
  • Education
  • Education services
  • Elementary and secondary education
  • Philanthropy
Population Groups
  • Academics
  • Adolescents
  • Children and youth
  • Students

Financial Data

Year ended 2013-12-31

Assets: $43,596,663 (market value)

Expenditures: $2,250,965

Total giving: $1,788,937

Qualifying distributions: $2,070,261

Giving activities include:

$1,788,937 for 29 grants (high: $385,000; low: $1,000)