The Fund For Santa Barbara – Nonprofit Advocacy & Lobbying 101

St. Marks-in-the-Valley 2901 Nojoqui Ave., Los Olivos, CA, United States

Ballot measure advocacy by nonprofits isn’t just legal – it’s important, powerful, and fundamental to democracy. With policy being decided at the ballot box in California, it’s important for nonprofits to be part of the conversation. This training will help nonprofits understand what they can do to advocate around ballot measures and will also help […]

$35

Celebrate Philanthropy Nomination Workshop

Do you know an outstanding individual, couple, or family in the Santa Barbara area or Santa Maria Valley? It’s time to start thinking of great community members to nominate for the 79th Person of the Year (Santa Barbara area) and Celebrate Philanthropy (Santa Maria Valley) Honor! Nominations will open from May 16 – to July […]

Nominations OPEN: 79th Person of the Year

Nominate an individual, couple, or family for the 79th Person of the Year honor! The Santa Barbara Foundation invites the community at large to nominate an individual, couple, or family whose volunteer service represents a meaningful commitment to the community; addresses a real community needs or enhances the quality of life in the Santa Barbara […]

Nominations OPEN: Celebrate Philanthropy

Nominate an individual, couple, or family for the 2022 Celebrate Philanthropy honor! The Santa Barbara Foundation invites the community at large to nominate an individual, couple, or family who, through direct service or financial support, have demonstrated outstanding civic and charitable work in the Santa Maria Valley. Nominations open Monday, May 16, and close Friday, […]

Center for Nonprofit Leadership Webinar – Nonprofit Accounting Bootcamp

Virtual Event

Description Nonprofit Accounting Bootcamp Jan. 18 and 19 from 1 - 4:00 p.m. Jan. 25 and 26 from 9 a.m. - noon | Via Zoom This four module seminar series will introduce students to the basic accounting concepts relevant to nonprofit organizations. Participants will be exposed to foundational accounting principles and their practical applications. FREE […]

Free – $225

Center for Nonprofit Leadership Workshop – Intermediate Proposal Writing

Cal Lutheran – Oxnard Center

Description Intermediate Proposal Writing Jan. 31, Feb. 2 and 9 | 8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. | Cal Lutheran – Oxnard Center This hands-on, three module workshop is perfect for expanding your grant writing skills and dives into the art of proposal writing by exploring the planning phases and each component of a winning proposal. […]

Free – $150

Santa Maria 2023 Community Info Session

Santa Barbara Foundation North County Headquarters 2625 South Miller Street, Suite 101, Santa Maria, United States

Come meet Santa Barbara Foundation’s Community Engagement staff and learn about program areas that support the nonprofit sector. Staff will share 2023 grant opportunities, focus areas, and other resources. Nonprofit representatives are encouraged to attend one of our four information sessions being held in North, South and Mid-County. Attendance is optional. Due to space considerations, […]

Lompoc 2023 Community Info Session

Lompoc Public Library 501 E. North Avenue, Lompoc, CA, United States

Come meet Santa Barbara Foundation’s Community Engagement staff and learn about program areas that support the nonprofit sector. Staff will share 2023 grant opportunities, focus areas, and other resources. Nonprofit representatives are encouraged to attend one of our four information sessions being held in North, South and Mid-County. Attendance is optional. Due to space considerations, […]

Center for Nonprofit Leadership Workshop – Your Team Communication Magic

Cal Lutheran – Oxnard Center

Description Your Team Communication Magic Feb. 22 | 9:30 a.m. – noon | Cal Lutheran – Oxnard Center Understand your personal communication style. This interactive workshop will help you become a more effective communicator, problem-solver and trusted, focused leader. FREE for CNL Members / $55 for Not-yet-Members REGISTER NOW

Free – $55