Resource Center for Nonprofits

Diversity, Equity, Inclusion & Access

Below is a selection of resources to support nonprofits who either incorporate, or are working to incorporate, the principles of diversity, equity, inclusion and accessibility into their organizational culture.

Diversity Toolkit: A Guide to Discussing Identity, Power and Privilege – USC School of Social Work

How to Begin Equity Work in Your Organization with Little or No Money – North Carolina Center for Nonprofits

Race Equity and Inclusion Action Guide – Annie E. Casey Foundation

Diversity, Equity, Accessibility and Inclusion – American Alliance of Museums

Principles of Inclusion, Diversity, Access, and Equity – Tina Q Tan, The Journal of Infectious Diseases

Test your implicit biases with Project Implicit’s FREE Implicit Association Test (IAT)

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SBF’s Commitment to Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Access

At the Santa Barbara Foundation (SBF), we seek to uplift the dignity of every individual as we aim to build empathetic, inclusive and resilient communities. To learn more about our learning process, our work in the community, and our commitment to showing up for all Santa Barbara County residents, explore Our DEIA Journey.