Social Media Guide

The Santa Barbara Foundation participates in the following social media channels:

  1. Facebook
  2. Twitter
  3. Instagram


The primary objective of these social media channels is to foster conversations with our community, partners, and colleagues. If you are a partner company and would like to engage with us on social media, contact

General Recommendations for Cross-Promotions

Our Commonly Used Hashtags


Have a question? Don’t hesitate to #AskSBF. To communicate with our team through social media, use the hashtag #AskSBF when you post and we will respond to you directly. Our goal is to be open, transparent, and responsive in our engagement with the community.


At the Santa Barbara Foundation, we believe that, together, we can #dobetter and we know that doing better starts at home. The Santa Barbara Foundation has recently undergone a strategic plan to ask ourselves how we can #dobetter, and as we come to celebrate the Foundation’s 90th year this fall, we will share our vision for how, together, we can build a better tomorrow.


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. To learn more about Celebrate Philanthropy, please go to:


The Man & Woman of the Year awards luncheon honors two extraordinary volunteers who made a significant and positive impact on the Santa Barbara Community. To learn more about Man & Woman of the Year, please go to: