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 […]

MVLA Community common scholarship application is live!

The Mountain View – Los Altos Community Roundtable Common Scholarship Application is now live and ready for applicants! Thanks to all of the school counselors who responded and will be the contact for any students applying for scholarships being offered through the MV/LA Community Roundtable common scholarship application. Organizations offering scholarships through this online application […]

Los Altos Community Foundation Grants Over $136,000 to Local Non-Profits

LACF just completed its second grantmaking cycle this fiscal year, giving a total of $136,400 to 45 non-profits that serve Los Altos, Los Altos Hills, and Mountain View.

Head out to December First Friday

From the Los Altos Town Crier: This month’s First Friday festivities, scheduled 6-8 p.m. Dec. 6 in downtown Los Altos, take on a holiday theme – “All Aboard for the Holidays!” The Los Altos Forward-sponsored event includes free train rides courtesy of the local American Legion; browsing and shopping at retail shops and galleries, many […]

PrimeTime’s Karen Duncan Talks to The Town Crier about BCS report

The pilot program – which uses the expertise of retired Los Altos professionals to study divisive community issues – sprang to life in 2010 after receiving support from the Los Altos Community Foundation (LACF) and has since published a report reviewing the costs of city-operated versus district-operated libraries in Los Altos. PrimeTime founder Karen Duncan […]

Navigating Project Night Night

Tonight we had a Navigators meeting where we made blankets for Project Night Night.  The children brought books and stuffed animals to go with the blankets in to bags that will be given to homeless children. http://projectnightnight.org/ To provide Night Night Packages, free of charge, to homeless children from birth to pre- teen who need […]