United Way serves thousands of community members every year, as evidenced most recently by the 4,750+ households and 237 nonprofits who have received direct COVID-19 assistance. The impact can be seen in our own backyard, United Way has awarded over $1.1 million to Isla Vista and Goleta residents, assisting over 130+ households.

2022 - 2023 Campaign Report


In closing our 2022-2023 United Way Campaign, UC Santa Barbara employees raised over $85,000 in one-time donations, ongoing payroll deductions and special events. Together we are making an investment that benefits the entire community and speaks to our shared mission of giving back and this leads to a stronger, more sustainable place to live and work. With help from dedicated community members like you, United Way can continue to create innovative and evidence-based solutions to community challenges. Together, we can continue to strengthen the foundation that those in our most vulnerable communities need to build a brighter future.

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Contact Information


UC Santa Barbara Contact
Emily Schroeder
Events Director
(805) 893-7382

United Way Representative
Kevin Muto
United Way of Santa Barbara County
(805) 965-8591 (ext. 113)
United Way of Santa Barbara County