Thanks to our 2013 Gala Underwriters

Our underwriters are making helping us build community

Get all Dolled Up at the Costume Bank

Once again, The Costume Bank in Los Altos is donating a portion of the proceeds from your costume rental to us. The rest goes to Assistance League of Los Altos.   They have plenty of really nice 50’s costumes down there, many of which are handmade by Assistance League volunteers. The Assistance League is a […]

Wonderful Interview with Roy Lave in the Town Crier

I think survival for 22 years – made possible by many regular supporters, hundreds of volunteers and talented staff members – is the proudest achievement. Many of our programs have made a difference, but maybe my favorite is E3 Youth Philanthropy, which gives teenagers training and experience in philanthropy. The most visible accomplishment is the […]

New E3 Video

We have a great new video introducing the philosophy behind E3 Youth Philanthropy. This is a philanthropy program completely run by kids with guidance from E3 director Skye. The future of philanthropy is in great hands with this group.

2013 Gala Live Auction Packages

Live Auction Packages Palm Springs package:  “Heartbreak Hotel”                                        Value: $8,750 Ownership of time-share condo at The Palm Canyon Resort & Spa-1 Bedroom for Two (2) with pull out sofa to sleep four (4). The week is open for you to choose the timing, can easily be upgraded to a two bedroom or exchanged for […]

Los Altos Friday Movie Nights

LACF is proud to be one of the sponsors for Friday Movie Nights in Downtown Los Altos. Movies are shown on Main Street at the 3rd Street intersection. Main Street is closed between 2nd and 3rd Streets at 5 pm. You may set out your chairs, sleeping bags, blankets, and picnics, beginning at 6:00 pm. […]

Free Solar for LACF?

Slingshot is a new solar energy company on Main Street in Los Altos and they are donating a free solar system to a deserving home or business in our community. LACF is an early nominee and we would love to win the system so if you stop by there (or, please vote for us!   […]

Join us for National Night Out on August 6th!

Los Altos PREPARE will launch Community Action Team (CAT) for neighborhoods on August 6th at Rosita Park from 6 to 9 pm, in connection with National Night Out. A Community Action Team, is a group of neighbors, who want to have a strong, resilient neighborhood. A CAT will enrich their neighborhood with information and activities […]

Los Altos PREPARE on Patch

Katherine Hafner at Los Altos Patch has a nice article up about Los Altos PREPARE:   Sherie Dodsworth first felt the need for more community preparedness when her 101-year-old neighbor’s daughter called Dodsworth expressing concern that her elderly mother didn’t pick up the phone. “(My neighbor’s) daughter would call and say, ‘Sherie, can you go check if […]

Join a PREPARE Team

To move forward with our goal of having a more prepared Los Altos community we need to establish some PREPARE Teams and engage the talents and resources of our community. We need volunteers to be leaders and members of the Teams. The leader of each Team would also serve as a member of the Los […]