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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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.

Cedar Waxwing

VOLUNTEER! San Lorenzo River Estuary Project • April 20, 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.

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.

Estuary Project Team

VOLUNTEER! San Lorenzo River Estuary Project • March 16, 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.

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!

2018 in Review

While 2018 has been full of issues, activities and new challenges, the Valley Women’s Club also maintains the traditions that bring us together as a community: the General Meeting, the Redwood Mountain Faire, and the Annual River & Road Clean Up. We are also the voice of the Valley in local issues through our relationships with our elected officials.

Watch the 19th Annual Environmental Town Hall Videos

The 19th Annual ENVIRONMENTAL TOWN HALL (ETH) was a success in every way! A record number of attendees learned fascinating and valuable information from the record number of exhibitor organizations and agencies; our State Assemblymember, Mark Stone, covered a remarkable variety of concerns in depth and answered thoughtful and engrossing questions. Please take the time to “visit” the exhibits and hear from
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SC Mountains

The 19th Annual Environmental Town Hall • Nov. 17, 2018

The Valley Women’s Club’s Environmental Committee for the SLV invites the community to the 18th Annual Environmental Town Hall, November 17th from 1 to 3 PM at the Felton Community Hall.

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.