2014 LACF boasts a wonderful sell-out solstice crowd

Thanks to the Kirsch Family for sharing their beautiful home with us for this year’s solstice party. Thanks to all the local vintners who shared their wines with us.     Thanks to the Kirsch Family for sharing their beautiful home with us. Thanks to all the local vintners who shared their wines with us.

Relay for Life 2014

The Los Altos Community Foundation (LACF) has been a strong supporter of the American Cancer Society’s Relay For Life event for several years. We have once again formed a team for the 2014 Relay that will take place at Egan Middle School in Los Altos from 10:00 am, Saturday, June 14th to 10:00 am Sunday, […]

Los Altos Block Action Team May update

During the month of May the Los Altos Block Action Team (BAT) volunteers were busy promoting emergency preparedness and recruiting BAT leaders  at ‘Fine Arts in the Park’ and at the Farmers Market.   “Our community is very interested in this program – and they understand we need to work together”, stated Sherie Dodsworth, BAT Program […]

Lighting the way for Los Altos Relay for Life

Join us fellow LACF members as we support Relay for Life. One important and touching aspect of the 24-hour relay is the opportunity for people to honor and remember loved ones who have faced cancer. As the sun sets and darkness falls, the night is brightened by the glow of luminaire. Each illuminated white bag bears […]


Richard Bell was one of Los Altos’ premier volunteers, and his untimely death left behind a town in deep mourning. Bell was raised in Los Altos, and committed himself to its well-being. He served two terms on the Mountain View/Los Altos (MVLA) High School District Board of Trustees, and wrote scores of recommendations for young […]

Twenty-Four New Scholars

Twenty four hope-filled faces are on their way to college thanks to scholarships from MVLA Community Scholars. Let us introduce to you:   Yuriria Acevedo-Perez, Ion Blanari, Jesus Caballero, Gloria Carbajal, Rosa Carrera, Jennifer Corona, Selina Ellis, Jessica Fernandez, Barbara Garcia, Estefani Gomez Pacheco, Dafne Hernandez, Arely Leon, Kathleen Maeda, Marco Martinez, Carlos Pacheco-Miranda, Roann […]

Celebrate the Fourth of July with LACF

Join us for the Annual Glorious Fourth. Games Activities Food Trucks Ye Olde Town Band and The Unicorns   Fourth of July Shoup Park, Los Altos    

Join us for the Immigrant House party night

I wanted to invite you to a Immigrant House Party Night at Morocco’s, 873 Castro Street, Tuesday, June 3rd, 6pm to 10pm in downtown Mountain View. Morocco’s will donate 10% of all proceeds to the Los Altos Community Foundation Immigrant House Fund for restoring the Immigrant House. Free entertainment with music by Guided Tour. Hors […]

LACF Program provides emergency preparedness backpacks for seniors

CAFE founder Anabel Pelham is working with LACF, a local Eagle Scout, Los Altos Rotary and Los Altos and Los Altos Hills on this great project. Eagle Scout Warren “Renny” Glasner, 17, teamed up last month with Los Altos Rotarian and Los Altos/Los Altos Hills Senior Commission Chairwoman Anabel Pelham to provide 100 backpacks containing […]

2014 LACF Summer Solstice