COVID-19 Response Grant Recipients

The effect of the COVID-19 pandemic has greatly impacted our community and the nonprofit sector in Santa Barbara County. The COVID-19 Response Grant program is a part of the COVID-19 Joint Response Effort for Santa Barbara County and supports organizations that are actively engaging in COVID-19 assistance efforts.

COVID-19 Response Grant Recipients

*Grant Recipients as of May 27, 2021.


805 Undocufund (Future Leaders of America)
Angel’s Foster Care
Animal Shelter Assistance Program (ASAP)
Boy Scouts of America Council
Braille Institute of America, Inc
California Restaurant Association Foundation
C.A.R.E.4Paws, Inc.
CASA of Santa Barbara County
Catholic Charities of Los Angeles, Inc. – Santa Barbara region
Central Coast Junior Golf, Inc
Central Coast Rescue Mission
Children and Family Resource Services
Children’s Resource & Referral Santa Barbara County
Children’s Resource Network of the Central Coast
Community Environmental Council (CEC)
Community Partners in Caring
County of Santa Barbara Arts Fund
Domestic Violence Solutions for Santa Barbara County
Dream Foundation
Environmental Defense Center
Family Service Agency of Santa Barbara County
Food From The Heart
Foodbank of Santa Barbara County
Freedom 4 Youth
Habitat for Humanity of Southern Santa Barbara County
Housing Trust Fund of Santa Barbara County, Inc.
Latinx and Indigenous Migrant COVID-19 Response Task Force
Isla Vista Youth Projects
Jodi House
Just Communities Central Coast
Legal Aid Foundation of Santa Barbara County
Make-A-Wish Foundation of the Tri-Counties
National Multiple Sclerosis Society, Southern California and Nevada
NatureTrack Foundation
Pacific Pride Foundation
Partners in Housing Solutions
Peoples’ Self-Help Housing Corporation
Project Heal of Santa Barbara County
Sage Trail Alliance
Santa Barbara Bicycle Coalition
Santa Barbara County Immigration Legal Defense Center
Santa Barbara County Park Foundation
Special Olympics Southern California
Transitions-Mental Health Association
United Boys and Girls Club of Santa Barbara County
White Buffalo Land Trust

Mid County

Buellton Senior Center
The Los Alamos Foundation
Santa Ynez Valley Fruit & Vegetable Rescue
Santa Ynez Valley Humane Society
Santa Ynez Valley People Helping People
Santa Ynez Valley Senior Citizens Foundation
Santa Ynez Valley Therapeutic Riding Program
Solvang Senior Center
Zaca Center Preschool

North County

Abilities for Kids, Inc.
Allan Hancock College Foundation
Boys & Girls Clubs of Mid-Central Coast
Blue Sky Center
Cuyama Valley Family Resource Center
Fighting Back Santa Maria Valley
Good Samaritan Shelter
Guadalupe-Nipomo Dunes Center
Lompoc Hospital District Foundation
Mixteco/Indigena Community Organizing Project
Orcutt Area Seniors in Service (OASIS)
Orcutt Children’s Arts Foundation
Quail Springs Permaculture
Santa Maria Valley Community Foundation
United Way Northern Santa Barbara County
VTC Enterprises

South County

2nd Story Associates
Adventures in Caring Foundation
AHA! (Attitude. Harmony. Achievement.)
Alternatives to Violence Project Santa Barbara
Apples to Zucchini Cooking School
Artspace Inc.
Boxtales Theatre Company
Boys & Girls Club of Santa Barbara
Carpinteria Arts Center
Carpinteria Children’s Project
Carpinteria Community Theatre, Inc dba The Alcazar Theatre
Carpinteria Education Foundation
Casa Serena
Center for Successful Aging
The Center for Urban Agriculture at Fairview Gardens
Commercial Fishermen of Santa Barbara
Community Counseling & Education Center
Council on Alcoholism and Drug Abuse (CADA)
Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health California
Doctors Without Walls – Santa Barbara Street Medicine
Easy Lift Transportation
Everybody Dance Now!
Free Methodist Church
Friendship Adult Day Care Center, Inc.
Foundation for Santa Barbara High School
Gateway Educational Services
Girls Inc. of Carpinteria
Girls Inc. of Greater Santa Barbara
Goleta Education Foundation
Greater Santa Barbara Ice Skating Association
Habitat for Humanity of Southern Santa Barbara County
Hillside House
Hospice of Santa Barbara
Immigrant Hope Santa Barbara
Institute for Collective Trauma and Growth
Jessie Hopkins Hinchee Foundation
MOXI, The Wolf Museum of Exploration + Innovation
New Beginnings Counseling Center
Noah’s Anchorage Youth Homeless Prevention Center
Organic Soup Kitchen
Pilgrim Terrace Cooperative Homes
Public Square, Inc.
Regents of the UCSB – Health and Wellness, Public Health Ambassadors
Saint Mark United Methodist Church & Preschool
Sanctuary Centers of Santa Barbara Inc.
Sansum Diabetes Research Institute
Santa Barbara Alliance for Community Transformation
Santa Barbara Arts Collective
Santa Barbara Audubon Society, Inc.
Santa Barbara Bucket Brigade
Santa Barbara Channelkeeper
Santa Barbara Community Youth Performing Arts Center, The Marjorie Luke Theatre
Santa Barbara Dance Institute
Santa Barbara Education Foundation
Santa Barbara Historical Museum
Santa Barbara Humane Society
Santa Barbara Meals on Wheels
Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History
Santa Barbara Neighborhood Clinics
Santa Barbara New House
Santa Barbara Public Library Foundation
Santa Barbara Police Activities League
Santa Barbara Police Foundation
Santa Barbara Rescue Mission
Santa Barbara Response Network
Santa Barbara RiteCare Childhood Language Center
Santa Barbara School of Squash
Santa Barbara Symphony Orchestra Association
Santa Barbara Wildlife Care Network
Sarah House Santa Barbara
Showers of Blessing (Interfaith Initiative of SB)
Standing Together to End Sexual Assault
State Street Ballet
St. Vincent’s
Teddy Bear Cancer Foundation
The Salvation Army
TV Santa Barbara
UC Regents – UC Santa Barbara Financial Crisis Response Team, Student Emergency Fund
Unity Shoppe, Inc.
Villa Majella
VNA Health Foundation
What is Love
Wilderness Youth Project Incorporated
Women’s Economic Ventures