Santa Barbara County Conservation Blueprint

Chet Work, Executive Director for the Land Trust for Santa Barbara County, remembers the early days of the Conservation Blueprint. He remembers when the interested community members toured each other’s ranches, farms and preserves across the county to build a shared understanding of what is valuable in our county. He remembers being amazed that such a seemingly diverse group of individuals could learn that they have so many similar interests. 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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