The Valley Women’s Club of San Lorenzo Valley
Why Join the VWC?

Because you can make a difference, right here, at home.

What's Happening in the San Lorenzo Valley

The VWC’s 41st Annual General Meeting • March 24, 2019

You're invited! March 24, 2019. Congress Member Anna Eshoo will be a featured speaker, along with State Senator Bill Monning, State Assembly Member Mark Stone and County Supervisor Bruce McPherson. The Annual Meeting is a potluck lunch social, featuring delightful food and friendship that also includes a look at the VWC’s current issues of concern.
Recycling at the bin

Recycling Centers to Close in Felton and Boulder Creek

With profound regret, the Valley Women’s Club of San Lorenzo Valley (VWC), after thirty years providing this valuable service to our community, announces the closure of its SLV Redemption/Recycling Centers (SLVRR) in Felton, Ben Lomond, and Boulder Creek
Back to school bags at BCE

VWC Provides Gift Bags to SLV Elementary’s Incoming Students

Every year the Valley Women's Club has a table at the event offering free gift bags for the families that include school supplies, a coloring book, and information about the Valley Women's Club.
AmeriCorp Gold 6

Join us! Native Habitat Restoration Program Appreciation Event • April 6, 2019

Join the Valley Women’s Club and the SLV Native Habitat Restoration Program in celebrating this year’s accomplishments in conjunction with the AmeriCorps NCCC team!

SLV Native Habitat Restoration Program Welcomes AmeriCorps

The Valley Women’s Club, SLV Native Habitat Restoration Program, and Santa Cruz County Parks are pleased to announce the return for the 4th year of the AmeriCorps National Civilian Community Corps (NCCC). They will be in the Valley February through April 2019.
Stop the madness!

A Formal Complaint Filed With California Public Utilities Commission

PG&E’s Wildfire Safety Program Fails to Address Wildfire Ignition From Its Own Equipment.

What has PG&E Failed to do to Prevent Wildfire?

  • FAILED for decades to protect rural high-fire areas with the most basic safety upgrades, especially insulated wire (AKA Tree Wire
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From Bruce McPherson: PG&E Wildfire Safety Program Underway in San Lorenzo Valley

As many of you know, PG&E has begun to implement aspects of its Community Wildfire Safety Program to reduce the risk of fire in high-danger areas such as the San Lorenzo Valley. Our office has received dozens upon dozens of calls and emails from constituents confused about the scope of the program and the rights and responsibilities they have as property owners in responding to PG&E's requests to conduct enhanced vegetation removal as authorized by the California Public Utilities Commission.

Protect Your Trees – Flyer

Please share or print and distribute this flyer to your friends and neighbors.

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Logs stockpile behind Kmart.

Sign the Petition! PG&E: Insulate Your Power Lines to Improve Fire Safety!

Petition to Geisha Williams, PG&E CEO and President, Gregg Lemier, Vice President, Electric Transmission Operations, PG&E, and Michael Picker, President, … Read the rest

Know More About PG&E’s Wildfire Safety Program

Many are confused by changing information from PG&E, and PG&E’s implementing the wildfire safety program in our county, without an opportunity, in advance, for residents to ask questions and get more specific information.

Letter to PG&E Regarding Tree Removal from our Representatives

Responding to the confusion and controversy over PG&E’s precipitous, ill-conceived and destructive Wildfire Safety Program, Supervisor Bruce McPherson and State Assemblymember Mark Stone have co-signed this letter to PG&E’s CEO and President, VP, and CPUC President.