2016 MVLA Community Roundtable Scholarship application live!

The 2016 MVLA Community Roundtable Scholarship is live! The Mountain View Los Altos Community Roundtable was formed in 2003 and it is composed of several community organizations including the Rotary Clubs, Kiwanis Clubs, Quota Club, and Lions Club of Los Altos and Mountain View as well as the Los Altos Community Foundation.

2015 Donor Appreciation Party

Thanks to all who attended and made this event such a success. More detailed thank you’s to follow.    

AFP Awards Day

Thanks to Laura Bajuk for nominating us for the Outstanding Foundation Grantmaker. This was a fun event that helped connect us with the fundraising community.   Joe’s speech: Acceptance speech after receiving AFP award: On behalf of Los Altos Community Foundation I’m honored to accept this award and be standing in the company of all […]

Celebrate Community Foundation Week

Los Altos Community Foundation is joining more than 750 community foundations nationwide as they celebrate Community Foundation Week November 12-18, 2015.  Created in 1989 by president George H.W. Bush, this week recognizes the work of community foundations across America and their collaborative approach to working with the public, private, and nonprofit sectors to address community […]

What is TACO

‘TACO’, the Terrible Adult Chamber Orchestra, is a group of people of all skill levels who like to play music for the joy of making music together. Founded and directed by Los Altos resident Cathy Humphers-Smith, a former director of Music for Minors in Santa Clara and San Mateo counties, TACO began as a weekly gathering of musical […]

Los Altos Foward is hosting the next Club 55

Join Los Altos Forward, the Assistance League and CAFE for Club 55+    

Pictures from the 2015 LACF Foundation Brunch

Thanks to all who made the brunch a success! We’re glad you made it and we will see you at the next event.   [pe2-image src=”http://lh3.googleusercontent.com/-BW0MSdT16Ac/Vgq_JbgUp4I/AAAAAAAAOQY/_YneRmRl8OY/s144-c-o/P1017316.JPG” href=”https://picasaweb.google.com/104826235403181949097/2015FoundationBrunch#6199978005751965570″ caption=”” type=”image” alt=”P1017316.JPG” pe2_single_image_size=”w200″ pe2_phototile=”300″ ] [pe2-image src=”http://lh3.googleusercontent.com/-zFjTEEWKtu0/Vgq_JcmP3II/AAAAAAAAOPY/e1wU0YzSwu8/s144-c-o/P1017314.JPG” href=”https://picasaweb.google.com/104826235403181949097/2015FoundationBrunch#6199978006045252738″ caption=”” type=”image” alt=”P1017314.JPG” pe2_single_image_size=”w200″ pe2_phototile=”300″ ] [pe2-image src=”http://lh3.googleusercontent.com/-GAx0R2YtZ3E/Vgq_JSlWKvI/AAAAAAAAOOo/gMhdWCYB27E/s144-c-o/P1017318.JPG” href=”https://picasaweb.google.com/104826235403181949097/2015FoundationBrunch#6199978003357117170″ caption=”” type=”image” alt=”P1017318.JPG” pe2_single_image_size=”w200″ pe2_phototile=”300″ ] [pe2-image src=”http://lh3.googleusercontent.com/-eUfgupAhQSg/Vgq_Jb50K2I/AAAAAAAAOOY/wfLgM4TiaNw/s144-c-o/P1017320.JPG” href=”https://picasaweb.google.com/104826235403181949097/2015FoundationBrunch#6199978005858888546″ caption=”” […]

LACF now accepting Community Grant Applications

The Los Altos Town Crier is reporting that the LACF Community Grants Program is accepting applications for funding. And we are! Applications are due by September 22. We are using an online application this time so click here to apply.    

Starting our 25th Year with Frozen and Cakes

  It was a beautiful Friday night in Los Altos to view Frozen on the big screen. So, we decided to help celebrate by bring cake. We invited all the Elsas up to blow out the candles. Thanks for all of your support of LACF in the past and going forward.    

LACF’s Community Impact Update July 2014 – June 2015

Los Altos Community Foundation just completed its fiscal year on June 30th. We’re proud of the Foundation’s accomplishments and its local impact, thanks to the contributions of our many generous donors. Following is a brief impact summary of the LACF programs and grants enhanced our community over the last year.  LACF: Making a Difference in our Community […]