How to ApplySand Hill Foundation funds local organizations with strong leadership, visionary plans for the future, and cultures of continuous learning. We seek to leverage every grant by providing funding at the right time for the greatest impact.
Sand Hill Foundation funds organizations and programs in San Mateo County and northern Santa Clara County, California – specifically, Daly City to Mountain View, from the coastside to the bay.
Please note that we do not fund or provide loans for individuals, medical research, or efforts designed to elect public officers. The Foundation will support only those organizations with strong and consistently applied non-discrimination policies.
To be eligible for funding, your organization must be tax-exempt and work within our geographic and programmatic focus areas.
We accept Letters of Inquiry from new applicants on a rolling basis for our Health & Opportunity and Environment & Sustainability program areas. See below for instructions on how to get started with the LOI as the first step.