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Community Snapshot of the Pandemic

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Near the start of the Covid-19 pandemic, First5 Santa Barbara County and VIVA Social Impact Partners commissioned a series of interviews with families and representatives from community-based organizations, school districts and agencies across the social sector. The stories that have arisen highlight themes and topics all of us are struggling with. Read here: Family and…

Building Your Self-Care Toolbox

Zoom

Join us on Tuesday, November 10 @ 3:30-5:00 on Zoom! Joanna Hill, Health Educator & Internship Advisor at  UCSB Health & Wellness, will be facilitating a virtual workshop for our Leading From Within network on how to "Build Your Self-Care Toolbox". These are challenging and stressful times: We all need multiple self-care tools to be our…

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Guided Meditation | Facilitated by Ed France

Join Zoom Meeting Join Ed every Wednesday promptly at 8:30am. Feel free to join as early as 8:25 to get settled in. Ed will be sharing his daily grounding practice of a 20 minute guided meditation, which will end just a few minutes before 9am.  The type of meditation offered comes from the Santa Barbara…

Women in Leadership

Women in Leadership - A Discussion for Everyone Facilitated by Diane Adam and Emily Smith of Touchstone Central Coast. Changing the opportunities for Women as Leaders through Leading with Love and operating with a Servants Heart. Servant leaders come to the table with different expectations. They prioritize their team and empower their team to do the…

Storytelling for Impact

Storytelling for Impact Presented by Jessica Bortman This 75-minute webinar will be focusing on storytelling for impact, crafted by Jessica Bortman of Cold Spring Communications. In the context of the past year of disruption and the coming transitions, we will talk about the power of story as a tool for understanding our experience and making…

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Leading for Community Impact | Info Sessions

If you are interested in learning more about our Leading for Community Impact (Cohort 4, 2021-22) program, we encourage you to join us for one of three information sessions, being held in Santa Maria, Lompoc, and on Zoom. At the info session, we will discuss the program, application and selection process.  You will have the…

Emerging Leaders | Info Sessions

If you are interested in learning more about our Emerging Leaders 2022 program, we encourage you to join us for one of three information sessions, being held in Santa Barbara and Buellton. At the info session, we will discuss the program, application and selection process.  You will have the opportunity to hear from Emerging Leaders…

Courage to Lead Alumni Hike

CTL Alumni Outdoor Activity  JOIN US FOR A CTL ALUMNI HIKE*   Saturday February 5th, 2022 | 8:30am Rattlesnake Trailhead, Montecito, CA  *Logistics, directions and map will be provided the week beforehand  Come, let’s gather from all CTL Alumni cohorts for a morning hike in the beautiful Santa Barbara foothills  – with options for varied levels of hiking and endurance…

Meet & greet with Nicholas Kristof & Sheryl WuDunn

Join us on Thursday, February 17! Special meet & greet and Q & A with Nicholas Kristof & Sheryl WuDunn, Pulitzer Prize-winning Journalists and Authors RSVP for Meet & Greet Click here to purchase tickets here for the evening lecture via Arts&Lecture UCSB. NOTE: The evening lecture event includes an at-home viewing option (live stream only; no…

Yup, Still Talking About Race: Where are we now post summer of 2020?

  What has changed since the summer of 2020? Has DEI become the next box to check? Is the nonprofit sector supporting oppression? Are nonprofits transforming their staff and boards to be more reflective of those they serve? What are reparations? How can nonprofits explore and engage the concept of reparations? We hope participants feel…

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