CSA helps bring unwanted food to those in need

Community Services Agency (CSA), a nonprofit that provides social services, including food assistance, to Mountain View, Los Altos and Los Altos Hills since 1957, has also developed its own network of partnerships with local grocers. CSA regularly receives upwards of more than 100 pounds of food, mostly bread, frozen meat, produce, and other baked goods, from […]

First Friday Fundraiser on July 13th

  Carol Garsten, owner of the Nature Gallery, is hosting an exclusive wine tasting fundraiser to benefit the First Friday program.  Proceeds will be used to hire a part time person to coordinate First Friday planning and execution.  As you may know, First Fridays promote community building by enabling residents to socialize, enjoy time together, and dine in our […]

LACF Grant Supports Pathways Hospice

According to PRWeb, the Los Altos Community Foundation has granted $2000 to Pathways Health & Hospice to help provide care for those in the community with life-limiting illnesses.   “Pathways Hospice has close ties within the Los Altos community,” said Roy Lave, Executive Director of the Los Altos Community Foundation. “One of the primary goals of […]

LAVA kicks off tax-deductible fund with LACF

According to Los Altos Town Crier,   According to Executive Director Nancy Dunaway, the LAVA Board of Directors recently established a 501(c)3 donation account with the Los Altos Community Foundation to keep some of the organization’s community events and programs afloat. Dunaway said the board chose to establish the account – named the Los Altos […]

Community Builders join relay for life in Los Altos

    We have a team! We have our captain,George Limbach. Now we need you to join us in supporting this great cause. Here are the ways you can participate: Come and show your support when the event begins on Saturday the 15th: 9:45am: Come to the LACF tent and pick up your t-shirt and […]

LACF Mixer goes “Down Home” at the Los Altos History Museum

“Down Home” DATE: Thursday, May 30th, 2013 TIME: 5:00-7:00 LOCATION: Los Altos History Museum, 51 S. San Antonio Food sponsored by Shelly Potvin and Michael Sutton of Coldwell Banker Enjoy award-winning barbeque and beverages.   Founders, members and their guests are FREE. All others are $10. Please bring a guest who may want to meet us and learn […]

LACF Summer Solstice Celebration

Thursday, June 20, 2013 5-8pm At the home of Jean and Art Carmichael 261 Covington, Los Altos   Join us for local wine tastings and gourmet hors d’oeuvres. Founders and members:  Help us expand our membership by inviting up to four prospective members to the Summer Solstice. Reservations are required Sell Tickets Online through Eventbrite

Books For Haiti program delivers Electronic Library

“Thank you for this beautiful moment with us. We are the only school in Haiti to have access to this new technology.”

Caring Adult 2 Session Study Group

Helping Teens and Youth Thrive Dates: Tuesday May 14th AND Tuesday May 21st Time: 7:00-9:00PM Location: Neutra House, 181 Hillview Avenue, Los Altos, CA 94022 Host: Los Altos/Los Altos Hills Community Values Youth RSVP: none required Please join us to learn simple ways to connect with teens and youth. Having caring adults in their lives is critical for our […]

Los Altos PREPARE promotes emergency preparedness (Los Altos Town Crier)

The Los Altos Town Crier has a nice write up on Los Altos PREPARE.  The group will be hosting a free Intro to the Personal Emergency Preparedness program 3-4PM April 18 in the Los Altos City Council Chambers.   If the power fizzles, mobile networks die or families face separation in the aftermath of a […]