Archives for 2015

LACF adds four new board members to its roster

            Joel Shaps is President, Owner, and CEO of Bedrock Capital Management in Los Altos.  Prior to that, Joel was President of two divisions of Profit Recovery Group, owner of The Shaps Group, an accounts payable recovery consulting business, and a Vice-President at Neiman-Marcus.   Joel has been serving on LACF’s […]

LACF adds four new board members

          Joel Shaps is President, Owner, and CEO of Bedrock Capital Management in Los Altos.  Prior to that, Joel was President of two divisions of Profit Recovery Group, owner of The Shaps Group, an accounts payable recovery consulting business, and a Vice-President at Neiman-Marcus.   Joel has been serving on LACF’s investment […]

Upcoming Public Safety Community Meetings

The Los Altos Police Department is hosting a series of Community Meetings in North and South Los Altos.
The topics to be covered include:
Information on the recent burglary activity
Update on recent investigations and crime trends
The Police Department’s crime prevention efforts and strategies
Information about the City of Los Altos Neighborhood Watch program

Gardner Award Honorees preview

With a few days left to nominate your Gardner Honoree, we thought we’d give you a preview of the current Gardner Award Honorees.

Private Foundations Demonstrate Local Commitment through Los Altos Community Foundation

Several local leading private foundations have recently shown their commitment to the local community through contributions to the Los Altos Community Foundation (LACF).  These include the Heising-Simons, Brin Wojcicki, Grove, and Morgan Family Foundations. The Heising-Simons Foundation, which will soon move its offices to the second floor of the new 400 Main St. building, has […]

Landmark Halsey House under discussion

From the Los Altos Town Crier   The Friends of Historic Redwood Grove committee is hosting an informational program Feb. 15 on the status of the landmark Halsey House at Redwood Grove. The program, scheduled to begin 2:15 p.m., includes Katherine Halsey Buss, a granddaughter of the couple who built the family home and planted […]

MVLA Parent Ed. Speaker Series “Masks”

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MVLA Parent Ed. Speaker Series Laura Kastner

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World Harmony Chorus concert supported by LACF Community Grant

From the Los Altos Town Crier:   The World Harmony Chorus is scheduled to perform 7:30 p.m. Monday in the Community School of Music and Arts’ Tateuchi Hall, 230 San Antonio Circle, Mountain View. The World Harmony Chorus is a community chorus open to teens and adults of all experience levels – from beginners to […]

Ballroom dancing with TACOs

Come out and do some ballroom dancing to the sounds of TACO. How often do you get a chance to dance to a live orchestra? TACO is a Los Altos Community Foundation program.