501(c)(3) Nonprofit Determination Letter
The FUND's Tax ID # (FEIN) is 77-0070742. To see a copy of our letter click here.
Other Key Documents
Grant Making Summaries
Technical Assistance Summaries
The following annual Technical Assistance (TA) summaries are available in pdf format:
2014 TA Summary
The Latest News...
The Fall 2016 Funding Cycle is now open!
Applications are available in English and Spanish. For funding guidelines, key dates and application materials, please click here. Application Deadline is Friday, September 9th, 2016 by 5:00 p.m.
Deadline for Proposal Review: Tuesday, September 6th at 5:00 p.m. (please see application for details)
Free Grant Application Workshops:
- Santa Barbara: Tues, Aug 9th @ Orfalea Downtown Center (1221 Chapala Street)
- Carpinteria: Wed, Aug 17th @ Carpinteria Library Multipurpose Room (5141 Carpinteria Avenue)
- Santa Maria: Thurs, Aug 25th @ Community Cornerstone Room (120 East Jones Street)
- Lompoc: Tues, Aug 30th @ Dick DeWees Community Center (1120 W Ocean Avenue)Santa Barbara: Feb 4th 6:00 - 7:30 p.m. Orfalea Downtown Center (1221 Chapala Street)
Please RSVP for one of our workshops by visiting bit.do/GrantApp, calling (805) 962-9164 or emailing ERichardson@fundforsantabarbara.org
South County YMC Program Coordinator
We're excited to announce we're adding a part-time staff member to coordinate Youth Making Change, our innovative teen-led philanthropy program in Southern Santa Barbara County. If you or someone in your networks might be interested in applying, please refer to the full job posting on our Youth Making Change page.
Please note applications will be accepted through Monday, August 22nd or until the position is filled.
with Kay Sohl
Consulting & Training
Fund for Santa Barbara & Santa Barbara Foundation
New Opportunities to Fund the Full Costs of Providing Your Services
Learn how to analyze and explain what it really costs your nonprofit to provide each of its programs and services. Explore new opportunities to recover your real administrative and overhead costs in grants and contracts. Get practical help choosing the best strategy for your nonprofit.
Tuesday, September 27th - 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon
Space is limited: https://overheadprojectsm.eventbrite.com
Wednesday, September 28th - 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon
Space is limited: http://overheadprojectsb.eventbrite.com
NOTE: Spanish language interpretation will be provided.
SAVE THESE DATES FOR FUTURE WORKSHOPS:
Financial Literacy w/ Andy Robinson
October 20 & 21
In collaboration with the Office of Sup. Salud Carbajal, the Fund hosted a breakfast that brought together generations of our local, diverse South County Latino leaders for the ongoing development of leadership and effective public service in teh region. Our speaker, Dr. Manuel Pastor, brilliantly connected the dots around the prospects of growing a vibrant Central Coast Latino civic community.
Watch our new video!
Santa Barbara County's online home for the nonprofit community.
The Fund has signed on to
Vote with Your Mission
Learn more here.
Isla Vista Governance Options Financial Analysis Study
A Quarter Century of
Change not Charity
In celebration of 25 years of social, environmental, economic and political change work, the Fund for Santa Barbara created this 16-minute documentary film...
View it here!
Directed by Geoff Green
Produced by Candace Schermerhorn
Edited by Renee Bergan