Women's Fund of Santa Barbara CHANGINGLIVESTOGETHER JOIN NOW Together we maximize the power of our giving. 1,100+ MEMBERS We're strong and growing, and welcome all women to join. 160+ VOLUNTEERS We're run by a team of talented, dedicated members. $8.6 MILLION IN GRANTS We've distributed 121 grants to local nonprofits since 2004. 92 CENTS We spend the majority of every dollar on grants and education. Addressing the critical needs of women, children, and families since 2004 See stories of lives we've changed READ MORE HOW YOU CAN HELP JOIN New to the Women's Fund?So glad you're joining us! RENEW Already belong?Thanks for renewingyour membership. VOLUNTEER Members, join our amazingteam of volunteers! DONATE Want to support us?Anyone can donate. MEET OUR GRANTEES CHILD CARE There is a drastic shortage of safe, affordable child care for working families in Santa Barbara County. We fund organizations that give families reliable, educational options. Read more MEET OUR GRANTEES HEALTH CARE So many in our communities suffer because health care is out of reach. We support nonprofits that provide access to health care– in a doctor's office or on the streets. Read more MEET OUR GRANTEES HOMELESSNESS We see the effects of homelessness every day. What we may not see are the families living in their cars. We work with those who provide safety and nourishment to those experiencing homelessness. Read more MEET OUR GRANTEES MENTAL HEALTH Many children and teens are struggling with depression, anxiety, and fear. We support nonprofits that bring professional help to schools in the day and homes in the middle of the night. Read more WHAT'S HAPPENING NEWS Check out ourrecent news stories EVENTS Join us for theseupcoming events NEWSLETTER See the latest onthe Women's Fund Gavias SliderLayer - Testimonials WHY I JOINED “It’s the best run, most efficient and effective, happiest nonprofit in town!” WHY I JOINED “Shining light and hopefor those in the shadows.The Women’s Fund does it withexpertise, care, and heart.” WHY I JOINED “Keeping it affordable so abroader group of women can beinvolved –that in the end maybe its most powerful impact.” WHY I JOINED "I love that my donation iscombined with others to have abigger impact in the communitythan I could have on my own"