Community Building

American Association of University Women
Category: Community Building
American Association of University Women
Contact: Susan Ware, sware1223@gmail.com
AAUW promotes equity for all women and girls, lifelong education, and positive societal change.

CAFE
CAFE
CAFE
183 Hillview Avenue
Los Altos, CA 94022
415-713-2532
apelham@sfsu.edu
Email: apelham@sfsu.edu
The mission of CAFE is to advance transformational change to create vibrant, sustainable, supportive and inclusive communities for all generations.

City of Los Altos
City of Los Altos
1 N San Antonio Road
Los Altos, CA 94022
650-947-2608
bcouncil@losaltosca.gov
Contact: Brandon Council
Email: bcouncil@losaltosca.gov
The City offers a number of volunteer opportunities for residents including City Hall, Senior Center, recreation, and special events.

City of Mountain View
City of Mountain View
500 Castro Street
Mountain View, CA 94041
To promote community participation in City programs by providing volunteer opportunities that benefit the individual, the community and the City.

KMVT Community Television
Category: Community Building
KMVT Community Television
1400 Terra Bella Avenue #M
Mountain View, CA 94043
KMVT's mission is to provide media literacy education, hands-on training, and civic engagement.

LEAD
Category: Community Building
LEAD
LEAD is an ideal way to learn more about Los Altos and Los Altos Hills government, education, nonprofits, and businesses.

League of Women Voters
League of Women Voters
PO Box 3492
Los Altos, CA 94024
650-429-8382
info@lwvlamv.org
Contact: Sue Graham, Executive Director, sgraham@batnet.com
Email: info@lwvlamv.org
We are a non-partisan organization encouraging informed and active participation in government through education and advocacy.

Los Altos Block Action Team (BAT)
Los Altos Block Action Team (BAT)
BAT gives residents the tools to ensure connection and care between neighbors and emergency preparedness.

Los Altos Community Foundation
Los Altos Community Foundation
183 Hillview Ave
Los Altos, CA 94022
650-949-5908
info@losaltoscf.org
Contact: Annette Knapp, Volunteer Coordinator, annette.knapp@losaltoscf.org
Email: info@losaltoscf.org
LACF strengthens our community through effective philanthropy and civic engagement in Los Altos, Los Altos Hills, and Mountain View.

Los Altos Dispute Resolution Service (LADRS)
Category: Community Building
Los Altos Dispute Resolution Service (LADRS)
1490 El Camino Real
Santa Clara, CA 95050
650-949-5267
mwercinski@housing.org
Email: mwercinski@housing.org
We help resolve community conflicts through conciliation and mediation without the need to involve the police department, city staff, or the court.

Los Altos First Friday
Los Altos First Friday
Los Altos First Fridays are fun, social community-building events held during the evenings of the first Friday of the month in Downtown Los Altos.

Los Altos Forward
Category: Community Building
Los Altos Forward
Los Altos Forward
183 Hillview Avenue
Los Altos, CA 94022
650-868-8687
Los Altos Forward is an open, all-volunteer group with the mission of promoting community vibrancy in downtown Los Altos.

Los Altos History Museum
Los Altos History Museum
51 S. San Antonio Road
Los Altos, CA 94022
650-948-9427
The Los Altos History Museum mission is collecting, preserving, and interpreting the history of the Los Altos area.

Mountain View Police Activities League
Mountain View Police Activities League
1000 Villa Street
Mountain View, CA 94041
650-903-6139
alyssahamlin@mountainview.gov
Email: alyssahamlin@mountainview.gov
Our mission is to foster understanding between youth and police officers through a non-confrontational setting, divert ing them from criminal activity

Ronald McDonald House at Stanford
Ronald McDonald House at Stanford
520 Sand Hill Road
Palo Alto, CA 94304
650-470-6000
Contact: Monica Makela, Volunteer Services Manager, Monica.Makela@rmhcbayarea.org
RMHC Bay Area provides critically ill children with communities of support, access to medical care, and the healing power of family and home.

Rotary Club of Los Altos
Category: Community Building
Rotary Club of Los Altos
PO Box 794
Los Altos, CA 94023
davidsmith35@gmail.com
Email: davidsmith35@gmail.com
The Rotary Club of Los Altos is a non-political, non-sectarian fellowship of inspired business, professional, and community leaders.

Rotary Club of Mountain View
Rotary Club of Mountain View
Post Office Box 390280
Mountain View, CA 94039
tkarney@gmail.com
Email: tkarney@gmail.com
The object of Rotary is to encourage and foster the ideal of service as a basis of worthy enterprise.

Senior Inclusion and Participation Project (SIPP)
Senior Inclusion and Participation Project (SIPP)
sipp.cafe@gmail.com
Contact: Margriet DeLange, Project Director
Email: sipp.cafe@gmail.com
SIPP raises awareness of the loneliness experienced by many older adults and works to reduce the impact of social isolation on their well-being.

Service League of Boys (SLOBs)
Service League of Boys (SLOBs)
Our mission is for parents and sons to initiate educational and charitable acts that foster community responsibility, strengthening their relationship

Silicon Valley Council of Nonprofits
Category: Community Building
Silicon Valley Council of Nonprofits
1400 Parkmoor, Suite 130
San Jose, CA 95126
408-260-3915
The mission of the Silicon Valley Council of Nonprofits is to magnify the influence and contribution of nonprofit businesses in Santa Clara County.

Silicon Valley FACES
Silicon Valley FACES
777 N First Street, Ste. 220
San Jose, CA 95112
pmitchell@svfaces.org
Email: pmitchell@svfaces.org
Our mission to build communities free of bias, bigotry, bullying, and violence.

Soulforce Leadership
Soulforce Leadership
367 Snyder Lane
Mountain View, CA 94043
Soulforce Leadership is an incubator for youth & community leaders to take take action on local issues in pursuit of the beloved community.

Town of Los Altos Hills Commissions and Council
Category: Community Building
Town of Los Altos Hills Commissions and Council
Residents are encouraged to become active in Town governance, serve on Town committees and participate in local events.