Loma Prieta Community Foundation



Jan 2013


Applications for LPCF Community Improvement Grants are due April 5, 2013

Loma Prieta Community Foundation reviews applications for community improvement grants on a quarterly basis.  The purpose of the Community Improvement Grant Project is to encourage and support efforts by mountain community groups to improve the community.   The grant program is for small projects – but many small projects ...

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Dec 2012


Mountain Residents Night Out — kind words from our distant friend

Subject:  Nite Out Date:  Mon, 12 Nov 2012 11:12:17 -0600 Hi, My name is Kevin Greig. I was the Santa Clara County Deputy Sheriff working in the Santa Cruz Mountains  that started the very first Night-Out event. At the time I presented the idea to several groups in the Santa Cruz Mountains, I told them […]

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Mar 2012


What is a Fire District? What is a Special District?

A good place for most of us would be to read this primer on Whats So Special about Special Districts?  This fourth edition of the Citizen’s Guide to Special Districts (pdf) was put together by the Senate Local Government Committee in October 2010 and explains what special districts are, their history, authority, legal ...

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