Help support Glorious Fourth

      The Glorious Fourth Celebration is an annual 4th of July event led by the Los Altos Community Foundation and our sponsors. The event gathers hundreds of community members near Down Town Los Altos. LACF staff ,MVLA Slobs and The Service League of Girls give up their holiday to help run the event. […]

CAFE founder to be featured guest speaker at local conference on seniors

The East Bay Foundation on Aging (EBFA) cordially invites you to join us in celebrating our seventh year and over $2.5 million in grants to improving the lives of vulnerable seniors in Oakland. On June 3, 2016, we will feature guest speaker, Anabel Pelham, Ph.D., who will be speaking on age-friendly communities. Dr. Pelham is […]

Annual LACF Summer Solstice

  Enjoy a special evening with LACF friends & guests Chat with local vintners while sampling their unique wines Celebrate the Foundation’s 25th Anniversary of strengthening our community   Generous support for this event is provided by an anonymous donor and Powered by Eventbrite

Community Building Through Open Space with James Burnett

Join Los Altos Forward for the next Community Conversation.

E3 Pancake Breakfast Fundraiser, April 12

Sunday, April 24th 10:00 am – 12:00 pm LACF Garden 183 Hillview Ave. Food – Drink – Silent Auction All money goes to support the E3 program.

First Community Grants of 2016 Awarded

LACF’s Community Grants program recently granted over $85,000 to 21 local nonprofits serving our communities.   The Community Grants program helps fund new and emerging philanthropic activities as well as providing operational grants to established local organizations. Since 1991, the Foundation’s Community Grants program has provided over $1.3 million to local nonprofits.  LACF manages re-granting programs […]

2016 Annual Legacy Circle Luncheon, May 10th

LACF is hosting its annual lunch for Legacy Circle members on May 10th.  If you have already included LACF in your estate plans, or intend to do so, please let us know by May 1st.  You may return the Legacy Circle Membership Confirmation form or just give us a call at 650-949-5908. Would you consider giving […]

2016 Gardner Awards in pictures

Thanks to all the honorees, sponsors and attendees for making this another great Gardner Awards dinner. If you want to support more activities like this, please donate to LACF.

E3’s 10th Anniversary Pancake Breakfast

Pancakes & more pancakes! Join us on April 24th for E3 Youth Philanthropy’s 10th Anniversary Pancake Breakfast. E3 Youth Philanthropy is a program of LACF, seeking to Educate, Engage, and Empower local youth to effect positive change in their local and global communities.

2016 Gardner Award Honorees

  Carla Dorow   Friends of Deer Hollow Farm   Chris McKinney   Music for Minors   Steve Geisheker     Child Advocates of Silicon Valley   Annette Graff   Project Sentinel   Russ Satake   El Camino Hospital Foundation   Cynthia Razo   Family Engagement Institute, Foothill College   Dorothea (Dot) Long   Friends […]