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2013 Community Investments


Marian Regional Medical Center Foundation

The Santa Barbara Foundation awards grants throughout the year to address our community's most critical challenges and compelling needs. All funding is awarded based on a rigorous process of research, due diligence, planning and evaluation.

The following is a list of nonprofit organizations that received community investment grants in 2013.

Core Support Grants

  • Alliance for Pharmaceutical Access – $35,000
  • Casa Serena, Inc. – $20,000
  • Catholic Charities of Santa Barbara County – $35,000
  • Child Abuse Listening Mediation, Inc. – $50,000
  • Domestic Violence Solutions for Santa Barbara County – $35,000
  • Foodbank of Santa Barbara County – $50,000
  • Good Samaritan Shelter, Inc. – $70,000
  • Habitat for Humanity of Southern Santa Barbara County – $50,000
  • Jessie Hopkins Hinchee Foundation - $15,000
  • Mental Wellness Center – $35,000
  • Pacific Pride Foundation, Inc. – $25,000
  • Santa Barbara Rape Crisis Center – $35,000
  • Santa Barbara Rescue Mission – $50,000
  • Santa Ynez Valley People Helping People – $50,000
  • Surgical Eye Expeditions International, Inc. – $20,000
  • Transition House – $50,000
  • Transitions – Mental Health Association – $25,000
  • Unitarian Society of Santa Barbara - $30,000
  • Unity Shoppe Inc. – $20,000
  • Visiting Nurse and Hospice Care of Santa Barbara - $50,000

Capital Support Grants

  • Arts Mentorship Program, Inc. – $40,000
  • Goleta Valley Historical Society - $10,000
  • Jewish Federation of Greater Santa Barbara - $20,000
  • Lompoc Veterans Memorial Building Foundation - $30,000
  • People for Leisure and Youth, Inc. – $30,000
  • Peoples’ Self Help Housing Corp., Santa Barbara Office - $50,000
  • Santa Barbara Botanic Garden, Inc. – $25,000
  • Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History – $50,000

Innovation Grants

  • Marian Regional Medical Center Foundation – $250,000
  • Parent Institute for Quality Education - $125,000
  • Central Coast Literacy Council – $60,000
  • Environmental Defense Center – $65,000

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