An Update from our President & CEO | COVID-19: Nonprofit Resources | COVID-19: Business Resources | COVID-19: Resources for Individuals | COVID-19: Apply for Grants | Community Response: Make a Gift | COVID-19: Ways to Help | COVID-19: SBF NEWS
The Santa Barbara Foundation does not provide direct service to individuals, however we have curated the following COVID-19 resource links as a courtesy to our community members looking for information during this difficult time. For information about COVID-19 assistance grants for individuals, please visit the United Way of Santa Barbara.
We encourage all of our friends and neighbors to closely monitor updates and review important health and safety resources from the following government agencies:
Below is a more detailed breakdown of information as it pertains to general COVID-19 resources for individuals.
Allan Hancock College: Student Emergency Fund
Santa Barbara City College: Emergency Grant Fund
UCSB: Basic Needs Resources
Links below have student eligibility:
COVID-19 Joint Response Fund: Applications for Individuals and Families
Ventura County Rapid Response Fund: Applications for Individuals and Families
Mental Health America: It Is Imperative To Act Swiftly To Mitigate The Effects Of COVID-19 On Mental Health
Mental Health – Community Wellness Center is ONLINE!
Housing for the Harvest: Free Hotel Rooms for Workers Who Have or Might Have COVID-19
Viviendas Para Trabajadores Agrícolas: Habitaciones de hotel gratuitas para trabajadores que tiene o podría tener COVID-19
City of Santa Barbara Info
COVID-19 Vaccine Event Series
THE CONVERSATION: Between Us, About Us. is a new campaign to provide Black communities with credible information about the COVID-19 vaccines co-developed by KFF (Kaiser Family Foundation) and the Black Coalition Against COVID.
Click here to view access info & video series: https://www.greaterthancovid.org/theconversation/