Women's Fund of Santa Barbara CHANGINGLIVESTOGETHER JOIN NOW WOMEN'S FUND AWARDS $900,000 AT THE CELEBRATION OF GRANTS See the local nonprofits that received an award! READ MORE Together we maximize the power of our giving. 1,100+ MEMBERS We're strong and growing, and welcome all women to join. 180+ VOLUNTEERS We're run by a team of talented, dedicated members. $9.5 MILLION IN GRANTS We've distributed 132 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 EDUCATION Too often poverty and low English proficiency mean huge learning gaps from which some children never recover. We support creative solutions that get children school-ready and college bound. Read more MEET OUR GRANTEES HEALTH CARE So many in our communities suffer because proper nutrition and health care are out of reach. We support nonprofits that bring good health right to thier clients' door. Read more MEET OUR GRANTEES HOMELESSNESS Homeless people are often invisible - like the families living in their cars. We work with those who provide critical services to help homeless people transition to a better life. Read more MEET OUR GRANTEES MENTAL HEALTH An epidemic of children and teens are struggling with depression, anxiety, and fear. We support nonprofits that bring professional help into safe places for kids. 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"