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“These Gifts Change Lives”

by Lois Mitchell and Catherine Brozowski On December 4, 2015, Orfalea Foundation President Lois Mitchell and Vice President Catherine Brozowski addressed the Scholarship Foundation of Santa Barbara’s Community Leaders Luncheon.  Following are excerpts from their Read more

Recent Scholarship Foundation of Santa Barbara Recipients. Photo by Brad Elliott.

Reaching the Unexpected Student (or The Student No One Saw Coming)

The announced departure of Scholarship Foundation of Santa Barbara (SFSB) Executive Director Colette Hadley, with whom we have worked closely since our foundation’s launch in 2000, caused us to reflect on the way we – Read more


Scholarship Opportunities Abound, but Deadlines are Looming

By Julissa Garcia-Corona “Not only has my scholarship made me proud of my achievements, but it has made me excited for my future studying nursing at UC Irvine. Paying for college was going to be Read more