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Bulletin Board

Looking for a great project to do with your group? Check out the Bulletin Board. Each month we'll post requests from our grantees for much-needed items or volunteers.

Please contact the organizations directly if you have questions or to arrange drop-off of your donated items. Let them know you're with the Women's Fund. Thank you for your continuing support of our grantees' work which is so vital to our community.

New Beginnings' Safe Parking Program    Gift certificates, Kitchen supplies 

We're in need of gift certificates to grocery stores, automotive stores, and gasoline cards for our Safe Parking clients. We could also use new dishware and kitchen supplies as well as new televisions for our recently housed clients.      

Contact: Michael Berton

(805) 963-7777 x112

Immigrant Legal Defense Council  Volunteer Professional Services 

Professional Skills 

The ILDC is often in need of physicians, attorneys, counselors, and expert witnesses to support its cases.

Drivers Listos! (Drivers Ready) a program originated at Trinity Episcopal Church  They also need people willing to drive clients to court appearances and provide other help.

Turn your concern into action:  

  Contact: Julissa Peña,
Executive Director
   Phone: 805-886-9136  or 

Drivers Listos
Molly Kellogg
Phone: 805-886-4655


Goleta Education Foundation Child-Sized Cloth Masks

Goleta Union School District 
Child-sized cloth masks needed!

There are over 3,000 students on our campuses. We're looking for donations of reusable cloth masks (at least two layers thick) in child-friendly sizes. Since some children forget their masks we have an even greater need for extra ones.

     Contact:Emily Izmirian                                       
(650) 766-9903



 Santa Barbara Education Foundation     Musical Instruments

With in-home learning, the need for musical instrument donations is greater than ever. We welcomes all types of instruments from trumpets to violins, saxophones to guitars. No pianos please.      

Contact: Sammy Lepse


 Showers of Blessings  Towels & Volunteers

We have an ongoing need for gently-used towels and new toothbrushes and toothpaste.

We also are searching for a social media volunteer and volunteers to wash towels.

     Contact: Sally Hamilton               Board President


 Volunteer Home Delivery Drivers 

We have an ongoing need for Delivery Drivers in both North and South County.

Contact: Jordan Jenkins


 Santa Barbara Rescue Mission  Pajamas, Undergarments & Socks

Women’s Homeless Shelter (39 women):
Pajamas (S-XXL), Sports bras/bralettes (S-XXL),Underwear
(S-XXL) Shower shoes/flip flops (sizes 5-11) and socks. 

Essential oils (for anxiety and sleep) and feminine hygiene pads. 

Contact: Hannah Nelson

 (805) 966-1316 x107


 Santa Barbara Education Foundation
 Fruits & Vegetables 

The Santa Barbara Unified School District needs fruits and vegetables to be used in the freshly prepared, nutritious meals they're providing for members of the community, free-of-charge.

Contact: Matt Dittman

805-963-4338 x 6387
Margie Yahyavi


 Santa Barbara Rescue Mission
Personal Hygiene Products, Vacuum Cleaner  & Treadmill 

Women’s Residential Recovery Program (24 women):
Feminine hygiene pads, ibuprofen/naproxen, shampoo, conditioner, and body wash. Sports bras (M-XL), underwear
(M-L) and socks. 

We also need a vacuum cleaner and quality treadmill.   

Contact: Hannah Nelson
 (805) 966-1316 x107


Again, please contact the nonprofits directly to arrange drop off of your items. 
Let them know you're a member of the Women's Fund. Thank you!