News, Media & Events
  • Feb 15, 2015: Thanks to everyone who came to the pancake breakfast at the community center! It was a great celebration of the water tender project!

  • Feb 10, 2015: Thank you! We did it! Thanks to donations received in February, we have reached the fundraising goal. LPVFR and County Fire personnel are working with the selected water tender vendor to finalize the specification, and the order will be placed as soon as possible. Over 400 donors made this possible, and we thank you all!

  • Many thanks to the Los Gatos Lions Club and the Loma Prieta Club, each donating $5000 to the cause!

  • A big thank you to all the community members who contributed to the fundraising campaign at the annual Craft Faire!  Over $7,000 was raised in direct contributions. With the matching grant that is over $14,000 added to our fund in just two days. Thank you!

  • Matching Grant Announced: In November 2014, the Loma Prieta Community Foundation got a large matching grant from anonymous mountain residents to help raise funds for this project:
  • Our own local documentary filmmaker - Anne Evans - has created a video about our need for a new water tender:

  • The first announcement of this effort, first sent out on the 95033talk neighborhood email list: