Who We Are

The Silicon Valley Children’s Fund (SVCF) is s a 501(c)(3) nonprofit committed to improving educational and life outcomes for foster youth. SVCF has provided over $3M in scholarship dollars to foster youth in Silicon Valley. Our persistent coaching model provides high school and college foster youth continuous mentor support, education planning, tutoring, career exploration and an unconditional commitment to help them define and achieve their life dreams! SVCF scholars are 10x more likely to graduate from college, compared to only 3% of foster youth nationally.

My Story
by Ruth Lira

“Without SVCF I would not be in college now. So thank you to everyone associated with SVCF — staff, board, and donors — because without your support I would not be where I am today!”

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