Archives for September 2013

Los Altos Town Crier Rocks the Foundation

The Los Altos Town Crier has a really nice article about our 2013 Gala with a beautiful slideshow by Elle Van Houtte on its website.

Park(ing) Day Los Altos 2013

A quick heads up: Friday September 20th is Park(ing) Day in Los Altos. PARK(ing) Day is an annual celebration in which folks around the world transform ordinary on-street parking spaces into mini-parks just for one day. If you’d like more info see

2013 Gala Pictures

We had some handsome guests at the 2013 Gala! Add some classic 50s cars and you have some pretty nice pictures.

Gala Photobooth pictures!

Summit for Local Leaders in Aging

  Please RSVP below for the Summit for Local Leaders in Aging Participate in a dialogue that looks beyond health care to consider all aspects  of an Age-Friendly community  Hosted by The Center for Age-Friendly Excellence, a project of The Los Altos Community Foundation, and sponsored by El Camino Hospital Friday, September 20, 8:30 am – […]

Books for Haiti “Packing Party” on September 21

Funding and shipping assistance has been obtained, through the generous support of Infinera Corp., to allow us to move 5,000 French language books to the Grace School, Titanyen, Haiti. This school for orphaned children has NO books, and this will make a tremendous difference in those students’ lives. The hard part NOW will be to […]

Golf Ball Challenge from our Community Action Team

Los Altos PREPARE  was represented at both the August 6th National Night Out event and the August 11th Green Day at the Green on State Street in Los Altos. At the Green Day event attendees were enticed to learn about Los Altos Prepare and LACF by a very large glass jar on our table filled […]

2013 Foundation Brunch set for October 13

This years featured speaker is Dr. James Doty of Stanford and CCARE.

August Note from LACF’s Executive Director

As many of you know, Roy officially passed the reins of the Executive Director role to me on August 1st. He will still be quite involved and I’ll look to him often for mentoring. Nevertheless, I am very excited and honored to be involved with LACF, its mission, and most of all, with you, our […]