e3 youth philanthropy logo

LAMV-CF's E3 Youth Philanthropy Program connects local high school students to help realize their vision for social change.

E3 applications for the 2022-2023 program are now open.

About:

E3 Youth Philanthropy educates, engages, and empowers local youth to create positive change in their local communities. E3 is a managed program of Los Altos Mountain View Community Foundation.

Through E3, participants have the opportunity to:

  • Make grants totaling $10,000 to local nonprofits;
  • Learn from local philanthropists about nonprofits and the positive impacts of
    strategic giving;
  • Design and participate in service projects; and,
  • Develop leadership and communication skills.

Eligibility:

E3 participants are residents of or attend school in Los Altos, Los Altos Hills, or Mountain View. Interested students must be entering 10th or 11th grade in the following  August. Students are selected for a two-year program, participating for 10th & 11th or 11th & 12th grade.

Timeframe:

The program runs from mid-August through May.

Commitment:

  • Students participate in local in-person meetings every other Wednesday evening from 7:00 - 9:00 pm.
  • The year begins with a Saturday retreat in August.
  • All members participate in service projects (weekends and/or evenings) intermittently throughout the year.

Fee:

$200. (Financial aid is available).

Application Process:

E3 applications are available for submitting April 5 - May 24.

2022-2023 E3 Flyer

2022-2023 E3 Flyer in Spanish

 

To Apply:

  1. Complete Application
  2. Submit ASAP - April 5 -28

Questions?

Contact E3 Program Director: Christy Tonge at christy@lamvcf.org or call Los Altos Mountain View Community Foundation at 650-949-5908.

 


E3 Grants

Each year, LAMV-CF gives the E3 program $10,000.  The E3 student board selects a focused need area each year and gives grants to nonprofits and programs that benefit residents of Mountain View, Los Altos, Los Altos Hills, and surrounding communities.

The E3 grant cycle takes place in March and Aprile each year. 

LAMV-CF's E3 Youth Philanthropy Program educates, engages, and empowers local youth to create positive change in their local communities.

Apply for a Grant

Donate to E3

2021-22 E3 Leadership Board

Liam Gerber
Diya Gupta
Julieth Lara
Kate Stadler
Ryan Yang

2021/2022 E3 Board Members

Will Branson

Soni Chawla

Anneli Chow

Melanie Contreras

Ishaan Dave

Diana Flores

Shayndel Guerrero

Carly Heltzel

Sophia Im 

Jaya Kelly 

Jacqueline Lara

Tyler Lin

Avi Sanchez

Annie Schwartz

Akshay Shivkumar

Naina Srivastava

Ariela Steinberg

Saahil Sundaresan

Astra Tulac

Serra Tulu

Kelly Yang

E3 Zoom Picture
Scroll to top