|General Agency Information|
|Name:||Valley Women's Club of San Lorenzo Valley|
|Address:||P.O. Box 574|
Ben Lomond, CA 95005
|Days/Hours of Operation/Phone:||Monday-Friday 8:00 am to 9:00 pm|
|Description:||Founded in 1978, the Valley Womens Club is dedicated to community action, awareness and leadership in environmental, educational, social, and political concerns which affect the health and welfare of the San Lorenzo Valley and our community.
ELIGIBILITY: Residents of the San Lorenzo Valley and others interested in improving the quality of life in the San Lorenzo Valley.
|Programs:||The Valley Women's Club operates three State certified redemption/recycling centers as a community service. All sites accept CRV (California Refund Value) beverage containers for redemption (a refund of the fee paid when you purchase beverage containers). This includes beverages in aluminum cans, bi-metal (steel) cans, glass bottles and plastic bottles.
Ben Lomond Refuse Transfer Stations on Newell Creek Rd. (off Glen Arbor)
Drop Off 7:30am-3:30pm Monday-Saturday
CRV 10am-3pm Monday-Saturday
at the south end of town, 12890 Hwy 9 directly behind Village Wash and Dry.
Drop Off anytime
CRV 11am-5pm, Tuesday-Sunday
on Gushee Street at Hihn Street, just down the street from the Post Office.
Drop Off anytime
CRV 11am-5pm daily
The Environmental Committee works to protect the watershed and to educate the public on forestry issues, erosion control, hazardous waste, recycling and other issues. We also monitor government policies and procedures. Events:
Annual River & Road Clean-up
Watershed Festival of Events
The Community Connection Committee sponsors and participates in selected community events and provides liaison with other SLV organizations and with government officials. Events:
The Redwood Mountain Faire
Halloween Pedestrian Safety
CERT Disaster Preparedness Training
The Education Committee provides scholarships for SVLHS graduates attending Cabrillo College. We also work on various education issues in SLV. For info, call 336-5043. Events:
Yard Sale for scholarship funds:
June Mayan Sale
|Meetings:||See website or call for information|
|Languages other than English:||None|
|Accommodations for Disabled:||Wheelchair Access|
|Public Transportation:||Available Within Four Blocks|
|Eligibility:||See Description Notes|
|Fee Amounts:||$15.00 Senior|
|Areas Served:||San Lorenzo Valley|
Proceeds from Sales
|Community Action/Social Advocacy Groups|
Community Involvement Programs
Environmental Improvement Groups
|This record last modified November 26, 2012|