Celebrate Philanthropy

Sponsored by the Santa Barbara Foundation and the Santa Maria Times, Celebrate Philanthropy honors individuals, couples or families who, through direct service or financial support, have demonstrated outstanding civic and charitable work in the Santa Maria Valley.

Honorees demonstrate a personal commitment to philanthropy; encourage or motivate others to become philanthropic leaders; give significant support (time and/or money) to nonprofit organizations; participate in broad-based charitable activities; work to improve the quality of life for residents in the Santa Maria Valley; and exhibit qualities such as creativity, collaboration and effective stewardship of community resources. Nominations for this award closed on July 31, 2018.

Thursday, November 1, 2018, 11:30 a.m.
Santa Maria Country Club

2017 Celebrate Philanthropy Honorees

Agnes Grogan, Delores and Jerry Luis, and Jim Bray


Learn about past honorees here.


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