Archives for January 2014

Second Annual Women Rising Event

  It’s our second annual Women Rising event coming up Friday Feb 14 at noon in downtown Los Altos at Main Street Cafe, 134 Main Street. Come join us at the Main Street Café in Los Altos Friday, February 14th to celebrate One Billion Rising Day!   One Billion Rising Day falls on Valentine’s Day and […]

Help bring more books to Haiti

by Cindy Reid   Bianca Tlougan on the playground at Grace School After a successful start-up year in Haiti, during which many connections were forged, BFH is planning to expand the distribution of Kindle eReaders to three Haitian schools.  The original SOPUDEP School will receive additional units based on demonstrated success of the initial Kindles […]

Energize your neighborhood as a Block Action Team Leader

Connect, Care and Prepare! by Sherie Dodsworth, Volunteer Program Director for BAT and  Los Altos PREPARE programs Help your neighborhood by becoming a Block Action Team Leader! By signing up you can be part of the concerned–and fun–group of volunteers throughout Los Altos who are focused on making each of their neighborhoods an even better […]

Join Us for the January Mixer celebrating the Year of the Horse

Celebrate the New Year and our community… Featured program: Los Altos Block Action Teams Thursday, January 30th  Neutra House 5:00-7:00pm Light appetizers by Chef Chu’s. Italian winemaker Dall’Uva will be offering a special wine tasting. Founders, members and their hosted guests enjoy complimentary entry. Bring a guest who may be interested in learning about LACF, […]

Packard Foundation is Los Altan of the Year

The Los Altos Town Crier has a nice article up about the Packard Foundation being named Los Altan of the Year. A very worth choice!   The Los Altos Community Foundation (LACF) receives more than $200,000 annually from the Packard Foundation to donate to nonprofit organizations and programs of its choice. “(LACF) would be a […]

A letter from a LEADer

Dear Friends, Wanted to let you know of a fabulous opportunity that is not only a great educational opportunity but a lot of fun, too! The upcoming LEAD Program has a few (but only a few) slots left in the Program. This program, which is run by Claudia Coleman of Los Altos Community Foundation (LACF), […]

Want to make your neighborhood better?

Connect, Care and Prepare Help your neighborhood by becomming a Block Action Team Leader! By signing up today you can be part of the concerned–and fun– group of volunteers throughout Los Altos who are focused on making each of their neighborhoods an even better place to live! Block Action Teams (BATs) is a new program […]

Two Years of Los Altos First Fridays!

The Los Altos Town Crier reports on Los Altos First Fridays Second Anniversary.   A grassroots group supported by the Los Altos Community Foundation, Los Altos Forward comprises local residents, business owners and property owners who promote community vibrancy in downtown Los Altos. “First Fridays are exciting because they are multigenerational events that bring the […]