Sobrato Family Foundation Awards $2.4 Million in Challenge Grants to Silicon Valley Nonprofits

The in Cupertino, California, has announced grants totaling $2.4 million to seventeen Silicon Valley nonprofits.

The two-to-one unrestricted general operating support challenge grants are designed to encourage organizations to engage their donors and diversify their funding sources. Grantees include ($143,000), ($184,500), ($512,500), ($317,750), the ($153,750), ($41,000), and the ($71,750).

"We've prioritized [general operating support] grants for years, recognizing that unrestricted support is essential to the stability, livelihood and growth of our community's organizations," said Sobrato Family Foundation CEO Rick Williams. "This long-term, single-region focus means we've built trust in the community and deeply understand our region's needs."

"Sobrato Philanthropies Announces $2.43M in General Operating Support Grants to 17 Silicon Valley Nonprofits Through the Sobrato Family Foundation" Sobrato Family Foundation Press Release 10/18/2013.