Become a member of Loma Vista Farm!
The Friends of Loma Vista Farm are excited to announce a NEW program to help you save money and enjoy everything the Farm has to offer. Situated on five acres, Loma Vista Farm is home to a variety of animals, provides educational opportunities to over 18,000 students of all abilities, hosts a Master Gardener’s program for learners of all ages including a local 4-H program, provides hands-on experiences for Carrington Community College Veterinary Technicians, sponsors a Spring and Fall Festival, sells pumpkins and Christmas trees during the year, and offers students a chance to be a part of the Farm during "Summer Fun on the Farm."
For a yearly price you can now purchase a membership to Loma Vista Farm. With this membership you will be able to keep informed of all the above programs as they are offered, be a part of a community dedicated to keeping the Farm alive for all ages, suggest ways to proceed with future Farm programs, and remind everyone why the Farm has remained an important Vallejo fixture for almost 40 years.
We have Three Levels of Membership
Farm Advocate ($249)
For two adults plus up to six children age 18 or under living in the same household.
Grandparents may bring up to six grandchildren age 18 or under to the Farm.
- All Membership Benefits
- Two membership cards
- Two Farm Logo T-shirts
- Two Pasta Feed Tickets
- Two Free Small Pumpkins at Halloween Time
- 50% off any Christmas tree of your choice if pre-ordered
- Family Work Day on the Farm with a Picnic Lunch
Family/Grandparent Membership ($99)
For two adults plus up to six children age 18 or under living in the same household. Grandparents may bring up to six grandchildren age 18 or under to the Farm.
- All Membership Benefits including
- Two membership cards
- Two Farm Logo T-shirts
- 20% Discount on Full Price Summer School Registration
- $10 worth of Harvest Festival and Spring Festival event tickets
- All Membership benefits and one membership card
- Farm Logo T-shirt
Become A Loma Vista Farm Member:
- Download and fill out the Application form.
- Mail it to:
Loma Vista Farm
150 Rainier Ave.
Vallejo, Ca 94589
All Memberships Are Fully Tax-Deductible!
For More Information:
The Friends of Loma Vista Farm is a California nonprofit corporation, Tax ID #32-0109022, a privately funded, nonprofit fund-raising organization supporting this educational Farm. Loma Vista Farm is supported 100% by the nonprofit Friends of Loma Vista Farm. Without private funding the Farm could not continue to operate. Friends of Loma Vista Farm is a nonprofit 501c3 entity, and your donations are tax-deductible; please consult your tax adviser. Friends of Loma Vista Farm issues necessary documents for use in recognition of all donations.
Use this "Donate" button to make a donation to the Farm or to purchase event tickets. When purchasing event tickets, please be sure to send an email to Loma Vista Farm saying which event tickets you are purchasing and how many. Emails can be sent to the farm by using the "Email Loma Vista Farm" button on the home page of the Farm's web site. Loma Vista Farm can continue to educate the children only with the support of generous people who believe in the importance of teaching ecoliteracy.
Feed an Animal & Support the Farm!
Powell Brothers Feed & Pet Supply (1895 Boradway, Vallejo, Calif.) is partnering with the Farm to buy food and supplies for the Farm animals. Powell Brothers is offering a 5% discount on food items and a 15% discount on nonfood items. Just pick what you would like to buy at a discounted price from the list below. Powell Brothers Feed and the Farm will arrange for delivery of your much-needed gift!
Hen Scratch Rabbit Pellets Oat Pellets Alfalfa Pellets
Laying Pellets Alfalfa Hay Timothy Hay Straw for Bedding
The Horses, Sheep, Goats, Alpaca, Pigs, Cows, Rabbits, Chickens, Turkeys, Peacocks, Ducks, and Geese Thank you and Hope you Come to Visit Them Soon!
This is your opportunity to join the many volunteers who work hard to support Loma Vista Farm. Loma Vista Farm is looking for dedicated and hard-working volunteers to help us with our fund-raising events. We're looking for additional members to join our "Events Committee" team. This committee of community members is responsible for coordinating fund-raising events throughout the year that raise the money needed to fund Loma Vista Farm. If you have an interest, have the time and energy, or if you have experience in event planning, we welcome your involvement and support.
Volunteer Opportunities Abound
- Care for Animals—year-round: Volunteers are needed to provide loving care for the many farm animals.
- Care for Plants—year-round: Volunteers are needed to grow plants for education, nutrition, and sales.
- Help with Field Trips—spring and fall: Volunteers are needed to help groups interact with plants and animals.
- Building Maintenance/Construction—as needed: Volunteers are needed to repair or replace structures.
- Help with Events—as needed: Volunteers are needed to help with special events, like the recent Harvest Festival.
- Grant Proposal Writing/Fund-Raising—year-round: Volunteers are needed to help with financial sustainability of the program.
- Artistic Sign Making—as needed: Volunteers are needed to make signs to inform and educate the public.
Choose any volunteer opportunity you would enjoy. Volunteer times are on a flexible schedule, and experience is not required but is helpful. You can volunteer according to your schedule, for example, once a week, once a month, or on an occasional basis. Helping with plants, animals, or field trips is during the weekdays.
Occasional volunteer opportunities for plant and animal care are available on Saturdays.
Adult volunteers are especially needed.
A volunteer must be at least 14 years old to volunteer independently. Children under 14 may volunteer with a parent.
If you are interested in volunteering, please contact Barbara Velasco at 707-344-5451 or e-mail us.
Shop with FoodMaxx S.H.A.R.E.S., Raley's Extra Credit Program, or Jamba Juice Community Appreciation Card
Every time you use your FoodMaxx S.H.A.R.E.S. card when shopping at FoodMaxx, FoodMaxx donates 3 per cent of your purchase price to Loma Vista Farm. Request a S.H.A.R.E.S. card by e-mailing the Farm from this web site under the About Us tab, choose Contact Us, choose the "Other" category for e-mail topic, and request the card you want. Remember to give us your mailing address.
S.H.A.R.E.S. is an acronym for Supporting Humanities, Arts, Recreation, Education & Sports in the community.
Your S.H.A.R.E.S. card can also be used when shopping at SaveMart, Smart Foods, and Lucky's.
A new face for Raley’s/Bel Air/Nob Hill scrip cards…
Announcing ‘Raley’s Extra Credit’ Program!
Beginning January 2013, Raley’s will no longer be using the "Quality of Life" scrip cards. To make it easier to support your nonprofit organization (Loma Vista Farm), you won’t need a card at the cash register, and the program is free to sign up!
You don’t have time right now? No problem. Raley’s will honor your "Quality of Life" cards until January 2013.
Still have questions? Just contact Raley’s Service Center at 1-800-925-9989 for all your concerns.
Remember, your extra time signing up supports our GREAT Loma Vista Farm!
All you need to do is:
-Sign up at Raleys.com/extracredit
-Click on the green “Get Started” button
-Choose your organization (Loma Vista Farm)
Every time you use your Jamba Juice Community Appreciation card at a Jamba Juice location, Jamba Juice donates 10 per cent of your purchase price to Loma Vista Farm. Request a Jamba Juice card by e-mailing the Farm from this web site; under the About Us tab, choose "Contact Us," choose the "Other" category for e-mail topic, and request the card you want. Remember to give us your mailing address.