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 […]

MVLA Community Roundtable Common Scholarship Now Available

The 2012 MVLA Community Roundtable Common Scholarship Application is now available on-line.  When you arrive at the MVLA Scholars’ page, just scroll down to the link which contains the Common Scholarship Application.  This application serves as the application for scholarships offered by the Los Altos Rotary Club, Mountain View Kiwanis Club, Mountain View Los Altos Community Scholars, Mountain […]

Claudia Coleman LEADS the Way as Outstanding Community Volunteer

Nominated by the Los Altos Community Foundation and endorsed by numerous community dignitaries, our own Board Member Claudia Coleman was honored Friday at the 29th Annual City of Los Altos/Town of Los Altos Hills Joint Volunteer Awards Luncheon. Held on a beautiful, crisp afternoon at Fremont Hills Country Club, Claudia was among nine volunteers heralded […]

Dowtown Holiday Party

What is “First Friday?” Organized by Los Altos Forward, which is sponsored by the Los Altos Community Foundation Fun, social evening event for residents of Los Altos, Los Altos Hills, and surrounding areas Each First Friday will have a theme or attraction Merchants and restaurants are encouraged to stay open for additional business Currently planned for the even months […]

Annual LACF Open House

Celebrate with us! Please join the Los Altos Community Foundation for a festive evening at our Annual Open House. Wednesday, December 14, from 5:00 pm to 7:00 PM 183 Hillview, Los Altos Enjoy wine and gourmet cheese plus holiday music  Also enjoy both original and holiday music by local singer/songwriter Tami Mulcahy, whose joyful songs […]

LACF Beats Holiday Stroll Rain With Song and Crafts

Los Altos residents braved a rainy Friday evening for the annual Holiday Stroll.  The Los Altos Community Foundation greeted soggy strollers with cider, ornament crafts, and an original holiday song created by Vicki Reeder. [slickr-flickr tag=”stroll” items=”18″ type=”slideshow”] Carol for Los Altos Community Foundation “LACF’s HELPIN’ THIS TOWN” (tune: Santa Claus is Comin’ to Town, […]

Patch says Pop-Up Dinner energizes downtown

From Los Altos Patch: Inspired by 10,000 people in France participating in a flash-mob style lunch, the Los Altos Community Foundation called upon residents to meet in the Los Altos Village Plaza for dinner. Residents had signed up for the event in advance, but the location and time of the dinner was released only three […]

GreenTown Los Altos Community Meeting

GreenTown Los Altos Community Meeting will be held Thursday, Oct. 27, 2011 from 7-8:30 PM at Neutra House, 181 Hillview Ave. Los Altos. Please join GreenTown for a GreenTown Los Altos Community Meeting.  The meeting agenda will include recognition of several GreenTown volunteers who have made extraordinary contributions over the last few months. They will […]

Al Capone for a Night on August 27, 2011

I was Al Capone for one night! I even had business cards—“Protection Services…or else.” The Los Altos Community Foundation’s 20th Anniversary Gala on August 27, 2011, was the place to be for at 1920’s themed gala at Stonebrook Court in Los Altos Hills, and what a night it was! This was one of the most […]