Channel City Kennel Club

One neighbor leads to another, and Allison Grey of the Goleta Library led us to Tom Freeman of the Channel City Kennel Club, which offers its Paws to Read program at the library. Paws to Read recognizes that children are often self-conscious when reading to adults or peers, and therefore avoid reading out loud. Dogs, however, […]

Our Neighbors, Living In Fear

  “Despite being a nation of immigrants, America has always been ambivalent about immigration,” said Santa Barbara Foundation CEO Ron Gallo as he welcomed representatives from 20 grantee organizations that provide services to immigrant communities. “That it’s a recurring struggle doesn’t mean everything’s going to necessarily turn out okay. It means that it is our […]