Los Altos Community Foundation



Los Altos Community Foundation is a charitable organization recognized by the IRS as a special class of foundation, which offers significant tax benefits to donors who use it as a vehicle for their charitable giving.


The Foundation supports the community by making grants for local programs, building an endowment for the future, and managing philanthropic funding for other organizations and individuals.

Community Foundation Background


  

Recent News from Los Altos Community Foundation


Dodsworth leaves legacy of Los Altos emergency preparedness
Foundation: Los Altos Community Foundation

Dodsworth founded the Block Action Team (BAT) and Los Altos PREPARE programs, initiatives of Los Altos Community Foundation, to create...more

MVLA Scholars: Providing tutoring and mentoring for students
Foundation: Los Altos Community Foundation

Mission: The mission of MVLA Scholars, a program of Los Altos Community Foundation, is to help local, low-income, first-generation students...more

Sereno Group Honored to be #14 in the Silicon Valley Business Journal's 2019 Top Philanthropic ...
Foundation: Los Altos Community Foundation

MONTE SERENO, Calif., Nov. 20, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Sereno Group is pleased to announce that the company has risen to #14 (up...more

Holiday Fund celebrates 20 years of support for nonprofits
Foundation: Los Altos Community Foundation

To donate by check, make checks payable to Los Altos Community Foundation, write “Town Crier Holiday Fund” in the memo line and mail to...more

Incumbents hold edge in Mountain View-Los Altos high school district race
Foundation: Silicon Valley Community Foundation, Los Altos Community Foundation

Photo by Magali Gauthier. Teksler is co-chair of the Los Altos Community Foundation, where she has been involved with grant-making work, and...more

Three candidates vie for two seats on Mountain View-Los Altos high school board
Foundation: Los Altos Community Foundation

She is also currently co-chair of the Los Altos Community Foundation, where she has been involved with grant-making work, and vice chair of the...more

Foundation moves quickly to help during pandemic
Foundation: Morgan Family Foundation, Silicon Valley Community Foundation, Los Altos Community Foundation, Simons Foundation

Back in January, Adin Miller was settling into his role as the new executive director of Los Altos Community Foundation. But just a few months into...more

Philanthropy Now podcast: Intero Foundation and SVCF
Foundation: Los Altos Community Foundation

... California philanthropic organizations pledge to take bold steps to fight ... Corporate Philanthropy Institute Q&A: American Red Cross Silicon...more

Fremont Bank Foundation and Los Altos Community Foundation Partner to Award $100000 in ...
Foundation: Los Altos Community Foundation

This one-time grants program from the bank's Foundation was originally ... To learn more about the Fremont Bank Foundation Community...more

Guest opinion: Caring for our most vulnerable residents
Foundation: Los Altos Community Foundation

And the city of Mountain View and the Los Altos Community Foundation have created the #TogetherMV fund to assist with the economic impact...more

Geographic Focus

Santa Clara County, CA

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