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Leadership programs offered by Helen Sanderson Associates

Helen Sanderson Associates offers leadership programs “Dare to Lead” and “Building Trust and Autonomy in Teams” to gain the courage to rise and confidence to act! Register by February 1 for early bird pricing.

Alpha Resource Center Welcomes Jeff Henson as Director of Development

Alpha Resource Center Welcomes Jeff Henson as Director of Development

UCSB Arts & Lectures presents Puzzles & Ping-Pong with Will Shortz, New York Times Crossword Editor and NPR Puzzlemaster, as part of its House Calls virtual series on Thursday, Jan. 28 at 5 p.m. Pacific

This virtual event is available to anyone, anywhere and is available for ticket holders to replay for one week  SUMMARY  UCSB Arts & Lectures presents Puzzles & Ping-Pong with Will Shortz  Shortz is the author/editor of more than 500 puzzle books. He has been the puzzle master for NPR’s Weekend Edition Sunday since the program’s start in 1987, crossword editor of The New […]

UCSB Arts & Lectures presents Isabel Wilkerson, Pulitzer Prize-winning author of Caste: The Origins of our Discontents, as part of its acclaimed Race to Justice virtual series on Tuesday, Jan. 26 at 5 p.m. Pacific

  This virtual event is available to anyone, anywhere and is available for ticket holders to replay for one week Photo credit: Joe Henson SUMMARY  UCSB Arts & Lectures presents Isabel Wilkerson  Caste: The Origins of our Discontents  Winner of the Pulitzer Prize and the National Humanities Medal, Wilkerson is a leading figure in narrative nonfiction, an interpreter […]

UCSB Arts & Lectures presents Hawai’i’s ukulele rockstar Jake Shimabukuro as part of its House Calls virtual series on Tuesday, Jan. 19 at 5 p.m. Pacific

This virtual event is available to anyone, anywhere and is available for ticket holders to replay for 48 hours    SUMMARY  UCSB Arts & Lectures presents Jake Shimabukuro  Called “the Jimi Hendrix of the ukulele,” Jake Shimabukuro has challenged and changed all notions of what was possible with a ukulele, crossing musical genres including rock, jazz, blues, bluegrass, […]

Additional COVID-19 Rental Assistance Funds Available through United Way of Santa Barbara County

Rental Assistance Extends to Carpinteria, Solvang, Buellton, Guadalupe and other Unincorporated Areas of the County Grant applications can be found by visiting Unitedwaysb.org    In the continuing effort to financially support individuals and families who have been financially impacted by COVID-19, United Way of Santa Barbara County (UWSBC) is partnering with the County of Santa Barbara […]

Liz Smith Appointed as PSHH Director of Compliance

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – Central Coast, CA, January 19, 2021 – Liz Smith has been selected to serve as the new Director of Compliance for People’s Self-Help Housing (PSHH).

People’s Self-Help Housing Celebrates Longest Serving Employee

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – Central Coast, CA, January 14, 2021 – This month People’s Self-Help Housing (PSHH) employee Juliet Mendoza celebrates three decades of service. She currently serves as an Accountant.

Girls Inc. of Carpinteria to Launch New STEM Lab

Girls Inc. of Carpinteria today announced plans to create a dedicated STEM lab on its Foothill Road campus to further enable hands-on learning for girls in science, technology, engineering and mathematics. The creation of the Avantor STEM Lab is funded by a recent $75,000 grant from the Avantor Foundation, which will also include the funding of a new, full-time STEM facilitator.

The Women’s Fund of Santa Barbara presents: Immigrants’ Stories – America’s Promise, an online educational forum on Thursday, Jan. 28

Join the Women’s Fund of Santa Barbara for an informative and compelling online educational forum, Grants in Action: Immigrants’ Stories – America’s Promise, on Thursday, January 28, 2021, 5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. Attend this forum to learn about the history of immigration policy in the U.S. and the important work of the Santa Barbara Immigration Legal Defense Center. This virtual event is open to Women’s Fund members, their guests, and the general public.