Empowering Children
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Achieving Lifelong Success

The Scott Foundation

The Scott Foundation is a private family foundation that empowers local Bay Area children to achieve their personal best. By focusing on educational equity/early childhood education, girls and women in STEM, hunger relief, and social impact, The Scott Foundation creates opportunities for all children to achieve self-sufficiency and lifelong success. Learn more

Our focus

Our grantmaking is primarily focused in Santa Clara and San Mateo Counties in California.


Food assistance programs for children and families

educational equity / early childhood education

Access and enrollment for young children in preschool programs and support programs for elementary school children

Girls and women in STEM

Encouraging girls and women to be passionate about and enter the fields of computing and technology, as well as promoting interest and careers in STEM fields more generally

social impact

Innovative programs making a significant community impact (by invitation only)

The Scott Foundation’s Impact

A snapshot of the lives we’ve touched through our philanthropic work.

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