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As we grow, we want to expand our team with passionate individuals who embody the strength, diversity, and innovation of our county.


Careers at the Santa Barbara Foundation

The Santa Barbara Foundation is a dynamic organization that thrives on creativity and collaboration, and values commitment and flexibility. We are here to make a positive difference in our county, from Santa Maria to Carpinteria, and all points in between. To achieve this, we seek individuals who share excitement to catalyze change and ignite the common good.

The Foundation also provides a competitive benefits package that ensures that our team members are healthy and have opportunities to thrive.



Our Culture

At SBF, our team and our organizational culture are essential to the efficiency and impact of our work. We value and foster a work place that is inclusive, accountable and innovative. By advancing a happy and healthy workspace, we work better together.

SBF was honored as 2020 Citizen of the Year by the Santa Barbara Downtown Organization and was recognized as one of Pacific Coast Business Times Best Places to Work in the Central Coast in 2021, 2023, and 2024. We humbly accepted these honors on behalf of our communities across Santa Barbara County. Thank you!

The Santa Barbara Foundation continues to build a team dedicated to our tradition of improving the quality of life in Santa Barbara County.

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Current Openings

Marketing and Communications Intern (Part-Time)
Operations Assistant (part-time)

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