An Introduction to W.O.M.E.N.,SV

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, […]

Water and Wine at the March Mixer

Join us for a very special Mixer on Friday, March 30th from 5-6:30pm held at the Los Altos History Museum. We’ll  enjoy the “Shaped by Water” exhibit, sponsored by LACF and others. Sip wine, nosh on appetizers and mingle with friends, both old and new. As always, bring someone that might want to learn more about our […]

MVLA Community Roundtable Scholarship Applications Due Feb 29 by 5:00 pm

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.

9th Annual Gardner Awards Breakfast April 19

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 – […]

Pictures from our January Mixer

  We had a huge turnout for our January mixer. Thanks to Chef Cu’s for the food!    

CPR Final Report on Bullis Charter School Situation

Cpr final report for general distribution View more presentations from losaltoscf.

PrimeTime’s Study on the Los Altos Public Library

Los Altos Informs A study by the PrimeTime Project Los Altos Community Foundation 2011  Los Altos Informs takes its name from the vital role of our community library in every stage of our individual lives. It begins with story time for toddlers and study time for students, and it continues with college applications and career […]

Nan Recker named MVLA Community Scholars Program Director

Executive Director Roy Lave of the Los Altos Community Foundation (LACF) today named Nan Recker the new Program Coordinator of the MVLA Community Scholars program. Nan Recker is second from right. Operating under the direction of LACF, the Scholars program provides college scholarships and individual mentoring to high-potential, underserved students graduating from theMountain View-Los AltosHighSchool […]

January Mixer

Los Altos Community Foundation Invites you to the January Mixer!  Please join us in welcoming the New Year and celebrating the Year of the Dragon. Enjoy delicious appetizers, courtesy of Chef Chu’s, and selected wines. Friday, January 27 5:00 pm to 6:30 pm Neutra House   Please bring a guest who may want to meet us and learn […]

MVLA Celebrates with Books

The MVLA Community Scholars held its 2011 Scholars Winter Celebration of Books on Dec 28, 2011. Both the scholars and their mentors began the evening with a delicious dinner at PastaQ in Mountain View. Following the dinner, everyone strolled over to Books, Inc for some post-Xmas book shopping, socializing and desserts. The scholars and mentors […]