Welcome to San Carlos Together! We are dedicated to strengthening our San Carlos community, by supporting volunteer groups in cultural, educational, recreational, and neighborhood improvement programs & activities.


Garage Sale

Our annual City-Wide Garage Sale is held in the Fall

San Carlos Has Talent

Our annual fundraiser helps support community-building projects and activities around town


Laurel Street Flowers

Due to the drought, the beautiful flower baskets will not be blooming this year. We hope to continue them after the drought is over.

We are here for you

SCT was formed to benefit the community of San Carlos. You can be part of it!
  • Get involved in San Carlos Has Talent, the Garage Sale or make a donation to Laurel Street Flowers -- keep those baskets blooming
  • Follow us on Facebook
  • Join our mailing list

Startup Grants for Community Development

San Carlos Together has created the Mini-Startup Grants Fund to encourage and support community groups and organizations interested in developing projects or programs designed to enhance our reputation as “The City of Good Living.”

For full details please click to download grant information (in PDF format) or the editable grant application (in Word doc format).

Grants Available

Grants will be awarded to individuals or groups who submit applications in support of cultural, educational or neighborhood projects.

Preference will be given to applicants who want to launch a new project or program or leverage one now existing to reach new audiences.

The maximum grant per application is $750.

Grant Applications

The application deadline is March 15, 2017. Be sure to answer all questions on the application. The Grant Review Committee will not consider proposals that are incomplete. Answer each question separately.

Preference will be given to proposals that are meant to be either self-supporting over time and/or increase services through new partnerships.

The project or program idea can come from community groups, service clubs, volunteers or citizens of San Carlos.

Latest News and Information

San Carlos Has Talent: Sunday, November 13, 2016

Come to the 6th annual talent show! 20 Contestants Cash Prizes for First Place Vocalists and Instrumentalists When: Sunday, November 13, 2:30-4:00 Where: San Carlos Adult Community Center, 601 Chestnut Street

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Time to shop: City-Wide Garage Sale, Saturday, October 15

The City-Wide Garage Sale will be Saturday, October 15, 2016. Rain or shine! We have more than 50 sales on the list — get ready to shop!

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Community Emergency Response: training & information

CERT victim carry

See the Redwood City/San Carlos Fire Department’s Community Emergency Response Team web site for training schedules and other resources. New class sessions are added frequently:

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