Below are links to press releases and the latest news regarding our COVID-19 Joint Response Effort for Santa Barbara County.


Santa Barbara Foundation Launches COVID-19 “Ways to Help” Webpage Connecting Needs and Resources in Santa Barbara County

COVID-19 Joint Response Effort for Santa Barbara County Expanded Over $1 Million in Support Pledged to Relief Efforts

Esfuerzo de Respuesta Colaborativo al COVID-19 del Condado de Santa Barbara Expandido Mas de $1 Millón de Apoyo Prometido para Esfuerzos de Alivio

Santa Barbara Foundation and United Way of Santa Barbara County Collaborate on COVID-19 Response Efforts


3.25 SB Independent: Philanthropic ‘Joint Effort” Doubles Fundraising Efforts to $2 Million

3.25 Noozhawk: COVID-19 Joint Response Effort for Santa Barbara County Pledges $2 Million in Support

3.25 Noozhawk: Nonprofits Heroically Navigate the Choppy Coronavirus Waters

3.24 Coastal View: Joint relief fund pledges $1 million

3.23. SB Independent: “Stronger as a Community” Tee Campaign

3.21 SB Independent: Mayor of Goleta Assures of City’s Commitments During Stay-at-Home Order

3.20 On The 101: COVID-19 Joint Response Effort expanded over $1 million in support pledged to relief efforts

3.20 PCBT: SB County Response Effort to Provide $1 Million in Assistance

3.20 SB Independent: Philanthropists Give $1 Million to Combat Viral Economic Losses

3.17 SB Independent: Out of Work? Here’s Where to Turn for Help

3.15 Noozhawk: Santa Barbara Foundation Offering Coronavirus Webinars for Nonprofits, Business Continuity