MVLA Community Scholars awards 16 scholarships Written by Carolyn Pierce-Whang WEDNESDAY, 23 MAY 2012 Photo Courtesy Of Los Altos Community Foundation and Hank Drew The MVLA Community Scholars volunteer group awarded scholarships to 16 students this year. For many in the local community, a family’s income barely covers the necessities of food and rent. Teens […]
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Friday, April 27th 5:00 – 6:30 PM Neutra House 181 Hillview Ave Enjoy chips and dips courtesy of LuLu’s in downtown Los Altos. Also, try our old-world Sangria. Bring an old friend, bring a new friend or anyone who would like to get to know the LACF better.
Left to Right: Dennis Young, LACF Board Chairman; Ron Cooper, Challenge Team of Mountain View – Los Altos – Los Altos Hills; Fran Verlot, Rotary Club of Los Altos; Ginny Dolan, Community Health Awareness Council; Kay Payne, Los Altos Art Docents; Angela Richards, Festival of Lights Parade Association; Bob Galen, Kiwanis Club of Los Altos; […]
Applications for the 2012/13 Board are now due Monday, April 30, 2012 by 5 p.m. Interviews will be held the week of May 7 E3Board_Appl_2012_13 (1) Instructions are included with the above-linked application. The Los Altos Community Foundation’s E3 Youth Philanthropy program seeks to educate, engage, and empower local youth to affect positive change in their local and […]
While uploading some old pictures for the Gardener Awards, we came across these nice pictures of the Neutra House Move. [slickr-flickr tag=”Neutra” type=”slideshow”]
Domestic Violence: It happens even in our neighborhood Most people think that domestic violence doesn’t happen in areas like ours. Or if it does, then women should have the means to handle it on their own. But domestic violence cuts across all socioeconomic levels, professions, cultures, ages, neighborhoods. And when there are substantial assets involved, […]
All applications must be received in the Los Altos Community Foundation Office (183 Hillview Avenue in Los Altos) no later than 5:00 PM on Wednesday, February 29, 2012. We’ve had a huge number of applications this year, so we will not accept any applications after this date.
The 9th Annual John W. Gardner Community Building Awards Thursday, April 19, 2012 We must delight in each other, make others’ conditions our own, rejoice together, mourn together, labor and suffer together, always having before our eyes our community as members of the same body. John W. Gardner 7:30 am – […]