Archives for 2013

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 […]

2013 Gala Program

2013 Gala Program 5:30 Cocktail Reception on the Terrace Choose your favorite Jukebox Tune and Preview the Live Auction Packages Mint Fizz Complementary Cocktail, Classic Beef Sliders & French Fries Deviled Eggs, Dogs in a Blanket 6:30 Dinner on the Lawn Provided by Continental Caterers Graceland Salad & Artisan Breads Marilyn Monroe & Joe DiMaggio’s […]

Thanks to our 2013 Gala Underwriters

Our underwriters are making helping us build community

Get all Dolled Up at the Costume Bank

Once again, The Costume Bank in Los Altos is donating a portion of the proceeds from your costume rental to us. The rest goes to Assistance League of Los Altos.   They have plenty of really nice 50’s costumes down there, many of which are handmade by Assistance League volunteers. The Assistance League is a […]

Wonderful Interview with Roy Lave in the Town Crier

I think survival for 22 years – made possible by many regular supporters, hundreds of volunteers and talented staff members – is the proudest achievement. Many of our programs have made a difference, but maybe my favorite is E3 Youth Philanthropy, which gives teenagers training and experience in philanthropy. The most visible accomplishment is the […]

New E3 Video

We have a great new video introducing the philosophy behind E3 Youth Philanthropy. This is a philanthropy program completely run by kids with guidance from E3 director Skye. The future of philanthropy is in great hands with this group.

2013 Gala Live Auction Packages

Live Auction Packages Palm Springs package:  “Heartbreak Hotel”                                        Value: $8,750 Ownership of time-share condo at The Palm Canyon Resort & Spa-1 Bedroom for Two (2) with pull out sofa to sleep four (4). The week is open for you to choose the timing, can easily be upgraded to a two bedroom or exchanged for […]