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

You’re invited: Memorial for Fred McPherson: June 23, 2019

A memorial for our beloved Fred McPherson will be held at Henry Cowell Redwoods State Park in the Main Picnic area Sunday, June 23rd at noon.

NEW DATE! VWC’s 22nd Annual Scholarship Rummage Sale Helps Out SLVHS Grads

Please come and shop VWC’s 22nd Annual Rummage Sale and help us to raise money for SLVHS student scholarships for Cabrillo College. Kitchen and household wares, small furniture, jewelry, children’s toys, linens, and tools are among the items sold to raise scholarship funds.

VOLUNTEER! San Lorenzo River Estuary Project • May 18, 2019

With YOUR help the San Lorenzo River Estuary Project will improve the wildlife habitat. We welcome you to join us to increase the growth margins around established native plants, prune back bushes, liberate overgrown natives & mingle with other wonderful volunteers.

Enjoy the Redwood Mountain Faire —for FREE! June 1 & 2, 2019

Volunteer with the Valley Women’s Club! Enjoy music, crafts, food, fun, and family in the beautiful Roaring Camp setting. AND, help earn dollars for our programs that enhance the lives of others and our Valley's environment.
PG&E equipment on Pilger Road. Nov. 9, 2018

Update on PG&E Wildfire Management Plan: Enhanced Vegetation Management Fails to Provide Safety from Wildfire

UPDATE – MAY 2019 The tragic wildfires of the past two years have highlighted decades of infrastructure neglect by PG&E
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PG&E equipment on Pilger Road. Nov. 9, 2018

Update on PG&E Wildfire Management Plan: Enhanced Vegetation Management Fails to Provide Safety from Wildfire

UPDATE – MAY 2019

The tragic wildfires of the past two years have highlighted decades of infrastructure neglect by PG&ERead the rest

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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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.

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.