By contributing to Los Altos Community Foundation, you’ll be supporting our programs and services that strengthen our communities.

Mountain View Day Workers Center

Mountain View Day Workers Center

You can contribute in a number of ways including:

Annual donations to LACF

Planned Giving: Include LACF in your estate plans (link to planned giving page). You can do this by listing LACF as a beneficiary of your retirement plan, insurance, will and/or trust.

Contribute to LACF’s Community Endowment. This endowment is earmarked to support the community in perpetuity. Endowment contributions can make a difference. For example, at 4% return a $25,000 endowment gift will provide $1,000 annually to the community forever. This could make a huge difference for one of LACF’s programs, such as for youth or seniors. Contact LACF for details on the Community Endowment.

Establish a Donor Advised or Scholarship Fund with LACF to conveniently support your philanthopic giving (link to You can grant to any non-profit from a Donor Advised Fund or grant to LACF’s grantmaking pool or one of its programs.

Your generosity is appreciated!

Download our 2014 Annual Report

Los Altos Community Foundation, 183 Hillview Avenue, Los Altos, CA 94022, Tel: 650-949-5908, Fax: 650-949-0807, Email:

Los Altos Community Foundation is recognized by the IRS as a 501(c)(3) nonprofit charitable organization. All gifts are tax deductible to the fullest extent of the law. Los Altos Community Foundation’s Federal Tax ID is 77-0273721