That's Art and Culture?
The Creative Communities Project

Every time Dennis Smitherman, Vice President of the Santa Maria Arts Council, walks into a Creative Communities Project meeting, he is surprised. At the last meeting, he was surprised to see someone from Ganna Walska Lotusland attend to share challenges the garden is facing. At the meeting before that, he was surprised to see an Orcutt winery owner attend to learn more about the project. Read more...

SB County Food Action Plan

In Santa Barbara County, we are addressing the challenges that place our health, environment and community at risk. The Food Action Plan is the result of two years of collaboration and partnership, over a thousand hours of volunteer time, and the significant investment of local foundations and donors. Explore the plan

Community Caregiving Initiative

The Santa Barbara Foundation is committed to innovative solutions supporting people who need care and the people who care for them. The Community Caregiver Initiative (CCI) is increasing awareness and advancing support for the 70,000 unpaid family caregivers in Santa Barbara County.
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