Archives for 2011

MVLA Community Roundtable Common Scholarship Now Available

The 2012 MVLA Community Roundtable Common Scholarship Application is now available on-line.  When you arrive at the MVLA Scholars’ page, just scroll down to the link which contains the Common Scholarship Application.  This application serves as the application for scholarships offered by the Los Altos Rotary Club, Mountain View Kiwanis Club, Mountain View Los Altos Community Scholars, Mountain […]

Claudia Coleman LEADS the Way as Outstanding Community Volunteer

Nominated by the Los Altos Community Foundation and endorsed by numerous community dignitaries, our own Board Member Claudia Coleman was honored Friday at the 29th Annual City of Los Altos/Town of Los Altos Hills Joint Volunteer Awards Luncheon. Held on a beautiful, crisp afternoon at Fremont Hills Country Club, Claudia was among nine volunteers heralded […]

Dowtown Holiday Party

What is “First Friday?” Organized by Los Altos Forward, which is sponsored by the Los Altos Community Foundation Fun, social evening event for residents of Los Altos, Los Altos Hills, and surrounding areas Each First Friday will have a theme or attraction Merchants and restaurants are encouraged to stay open for additional business Currently planned for the even months […]

Annual LACF Open House

Celebrate with us! Please join the Los Altos Community Foundation for a festive evening at our Annual Open House. Wednesday, December 14, from 5:00 pm to 7:00 PM 183 Hillview, Los Altos Enjoy wine and gourmet cheese plus holiday music  Also enjoy both original and holiday music by local singer/songwriter Tami Mulcahy, whose joyful songs […]

LACF Beats Holiday Stroll Rain With Song and Crafts

Los Altos residents braved a rainy Friday evening for the annual Holiday Stroll.  The Los Altos Community Foundation greeted soggy strollers with cider, ornament crafts, and an original holiday song created by Vicki Reeder. [slickr-flickr tag=”stroll” items=”18″ type=”slideshow”] Carol for Los Altos Community Foundation “LACF’s HELPIN’ THIS TOWN” (tune: Santa Claus is Comin’ to Town, […]

Los Altos Community Foundation Supporters Enjoy Annual Brunch

On October 16th, Board members, staff, Founders and other supporters of LACF gathered for a Harvest-themed brunch at the beautifully decorated Los Altos Golf and Country Club. The Annual Brunch serves as both an informational and social event, providing guests the opportunity to hear Executive Director Roy Lave give an update on the highlights of […]

Aging in Place Helps Economy

The LACF’s Aging In Place Committee has been urging Los Altos/Hills seniors to check out the value of staying in their own homes after retirement. Our community is richer and stronger when those who helped make the community stay in it longer. Not only do you stay where you want to stay, you help our […]

Patch says Pop-Up Dinner energizes downtown

From Los Altos Patch: Inspired by 10,000 people in France participating in a flash-mob style lunch, the Los Altos Community Foundation called upon residents to meet in the Los Altos Village Plaza for dinner. Residents had signed up for the event in advance, but the location and time of the dinner was released only three […]

GreenTown Los Altos Community Meeting

GreenTown Los Altos Community Meeting will be held Thursday, Oct. 27, 2011 from 7-8:30 PM at Neutra House, 181 Hillview Ave. Los Altos. Please join GreenTown for a GreenTown Los Altos Community Meeting.  The meeting agenda will include recognition of several GreenTown volunteers who have made extraordinary contributions over the last few months. They will […]

Third Annual Neutra House Speakers Series starts October 13th

The Neutra House Architecture Speakers Series is bringing some of the best architects in California to Los Altos. Our series is attracting audiences from all around the Bay Area. Three of our speakers are coming up from Southern California. The first speaker is Charles (Chuck) Davis, the senior partner of EHDD, an architecture firm in […]