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2011 Express Grants and Timely Opportunities


Santa Ynez Valley Therapeutic Riding Program

To rapidly respond to community needs, the Santa Barbara Foundation provides Express Grants and Timely Opportunities throughout the year. These grants assist with organizational development, small programs, emergencies and matching opportunities.

The following organizations received Express Grants or Timely Opportunities in 2011:

Fourth Quarter Grants

  • Alliance for Pharmaceutical Access
  • Bethel Lutheran Church
  • California Youth Connection Santa Barbara Chapter
  • Center for Successful Aging
  • Coalition for Sustainable Transportation
  • Community Health Centers of the Central Coast
  • Dog Adoption and Welfare Group
  • Guadalupe-Nipomo Dunes Center
  • La Cumbre Junior High School Foundation
  • Lompoc Museum Associates, Inc.
  • Lompoc PAL
  • Northern Santa Barbara County United Way
  • Orcutt Area Seniors in Service
  • Parks and Recreation Community Foundation
  • PCPA Foundation
  • Primo Boxing Club
  • Regents of the University of California, Santa Barbara
  • S.M.O.O.T.H.
  • Santa Barbara Zoological Foundation
  • Santa Ynez Valley Fruit & Vegetable Rescue
  • Santa Ynez Valley Historical Society
  • Santa Ynez Valley Therapeutic Riding Program
  • Sarah House
  • Solvang Theaterfest
  • The Foundation for Santa Barbara City College
  • Town Center Gallery
  • Youth Violence Prevention and Intervention

Third Quarter Grants

  • AgSafe
  • Allan Hancock College Foundation
  • Arts Outreach
  • Association of Fundraising Professionals
  • Cachuma Lake Foundation, Inc.
  • California Avocado Festival
  • Casa Esperanza Homeless Center
  • Catalyst for Cats, Inc.
  • Center for Employment Training
  • Children's Project
  • Chumash Maritime Association
  • Council on Alcoholism & Drug Abuse
  • Dream Foundation
  • Easy Lift Transportation, Inc.
  • Friends of the Lompoc Public Library System
  • Friendship Adult Day Care Center Inc.
  • Fund For Santa Barbara, Inc.
  • Ganna Walska Lotusland Foundation
  • Guadalupe Cultural Arts & Education
  • Hearts Therapeutic Equestrian Center
  • Hillside House
  • Jodi House, Inc.
  • Leading from Within
  • Lompoc Valley Chamber of Commerce Community Development Foundation
  • Lompoc Valley Community Healthcare Organization, Inc.
  • Nuclear Age Peace Foundation
  • Regents of the University of California, Santa Barbara
  • Santa Barbara County Education Office
  • Santa Barbara Maritime Museum
  • Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History
  • Santa Barbara Partners in Education
  • Special Olympics Southern California Inc.
  • The Foundation for Santa Barbara City College
  • Tradart Foundation
  • Wildling Art Museum
  • Youth CineMedia
  • ySTRIVE for Youth

Second Quarter Grants

  • Alzheimer's Disease and Related Disorders Association
  • Association of Fundraising Professionals
  • Blochman Union School District
  • CFLeads
  • Children's Creative Project
  • Cielo Foundation for the Performing Arts
  • Common Sense California
  • Community Action Commission of Santa Barbara County
  • Council on Alcoholism & Drug Abuse
  • Fund For Santa Barbara, Inc.
  • Girls Incorporated of Carpinteria
  • Goleta Valley Beautiful
  • Habitat for Humanity of Southern Santa Barbara County
  • Legal Aid Foundation of Santa Barbara County
  • Los Padres Forest Watch, Inc.
  • Music Academy of the West
  • Orcutt Children's Arts Foundation
  • People for Leisure and Youth, Inc.
  • Postpartum Education for Parents
  • San Marcos High School
  • Santa Barbara Arts Collaborative
  • Santa Barbara Contemporary Arts Forum
  • Santa Barbara Dance Alliance
  • Santa Barbara Historical Society
  • Santa Barbara Museum of Art
  • Santa Barbara Neighborhood Clinics
  • Santa Barbara Performing Arts League
  • Santa Barbara Vocal Jazz Foundation
  • Santa Ynez Valley Jazz Band
  • Santa Ynez Valley Senior Advisory Council
  • The SJL Foundation
  • Unity Shoppe Inc.
  • Women's Economic Ventures of Santa Barbara
  • Workshop Organized for Rehabilitation by Kiwanis

First Quarter Grants

  • AG Innovations Network
  • American Dance and Music, Inc.
  • Art Without Limits
  • Casa Serena Center for Urban Agriculture at Fairview Gardens
  • Church of the Crossroads
  • Community Solutions, Inc.
  • Council on Alcoholism & Drug Abuse
  • Domestic Violence Solutions for Santa Barbara County
  • Environmental Defense Center
  • Freedom to Choose Foundation
  • Fund For Santa Barbara, Inc.
  • Girls Incorporated of Greater Santa Barbara
  • Kids in Distressed Situations
  • La Cumbre Junior High School Foundation
  • Regents of the University of California, Santa Barbara
  • Santa Barbara Botanic Garden
  • Santa Barbara Chamber Orchestra Society
  • Santa Barbara County Action Network
  • Santa Barbara County Education Office
  • Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History
  • Santa Barbara Rescue Mission
  • Santa Maria Valley Children's Museum
  • Santa Ynez Valley Humane Society
  • Santa Ynez Valley Senior Advisory Council
  • The Peace Chair Project
  • The True Nature Society
  • United Boys and Girls Clubs of Greater Santa Barbara County
  • Wilderness Youth Project

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