To assist in the financial support for families who have a child with cancer during Pediatric Cancer Awareness Month, Teddy Bear Cancer foundation (TBCF) is holding an online silent auction with over 100 unique […]
For thousands of families in our community, the new school year has been top of mind. The stress of finding child care and an appropriate learning environment for their children has been overwhelming. In an effort […]
“These flashpoint moments are opportunities of awakening for many people,” said Maricela Morales, Executive Director of the Central Coast Alliance United for a Sustainable Economy (CAUSE).
The pandemic has exposed many systemic inequities in our county, and already-vulnerable populations are now at risk of losing their homes or are being pushed into poverty. Thankfully, CAUSE is leveraging momentum from the social justice movement to address these critical issues and elevate the voices of marginalized communities and people of color.
SBF is proud to work with CAUSE to improve the lives of working families and vulnerable groups in Santa Barbara County. Together, we can build more equitable communities.
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In advance of the 2020 General Election, SBF is providing resources to ensure that all Santa Barbara County residents have their votes counted. We encourage all community members to register early, vote early, and drop your ballot off *in person* at your polling place (if possible).
NOTE: The deadline to register to vote is October 19 – just a month away! Visit http://www.SBCVOTE.com to register today.
Check out SBF’s Election Resources to learn more: https://bit.ly/SBF-ElectionResources
WaveComm wrote a new post, Teddy Bear Cancer Foundation’s Gold Ribbon Campaign Raises Awareness for Pediatric Cancer Throughout September – Axel Penaloza from Santa Barbara Becomes Face of Gold Ribbon Campaign during Childhood Cancer Awareness Month 4 days, 18 hours ago
Axel Penazola, was diagnosed with Germ Cell Tumor of the Brain when he was 12 years old. Alex is now cancer free and the face of TBCF’s 2020 Gold Ribbon Campaign. Just imagine having a child with cancer during th […]
As working parents struggle with school closures and virtual instruction amid the COVID-19 pandemic, Wilderness Youth Project (WYP) is delivering safe, outdoor environmental education through the Bridge to Nature […]
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – Central Coast, CA, September 15, 2020 –Kenneth Trigueiro has been selected to serve as the next President and Chief Executive Officer of Peoples’ Self-Help Housing (PSHH). Taking over from […]
On Monday, September 14, the Santa Barbara Bucket Brigade launched our most ambitious volunteer campaign ever: The Growing Community Project, a collaborative humanitarian farming effort to help fight hunger across Santa Barbara County. Last year, one in four families countywide struggled to put food on the table. Today, as the deadly COVID-19 pandemic severely impacts the economy, food insecurity has only gotten worse.
Building on the tradition of the victory garden campaigns of the First and Second World Wars, the Growing Community Project encourages volunteers to grow and donate fresh produce to improve the health and nutrition of hungry residents in support of the Santa Barbara County Disaster Feeding Plan
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Race Team Partner Avalan Wealth Drives Support to Pediatric Cancer AwarenessFor the month of September, Avalan is going gold for Teddy Bear Cancer Foundation (TBCF). TBCF is a non-profit organization serving […]
Next week! Development Director Roundtable, “Effective Donor Cultivation & Stewardship in the Time of COVID-19” with Raissa Smorol and Kelly Adams next Wednesday, September 23 @ 9:00 am.
Join us, via zoom, for an engaging conversation on how to effectively navigate and adapt your donor cultivation and stewardship efforts in the context of the global COVID-19 pandemic. Raissa Smorol and Kelly Adams will provide some historical context for how successful non-profit organizations have navigated through prior crises of this scale, share some tips, techniques and suggestions for how to adapt and lean into best practices, and illustrate a few case studies of what has worked.
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