YOUR ACTION IS REQUESTED! We've discontinued the mass production and mailing of our blue, monthly Program Guide. If you would like to continue to receive the Program Guide by mail, please contact us at (805) 957-1115 or email The monthly Program Guide has been and will continue to be accessible on our website: Thank you for your cooperation.



The Jewish Federation and Jewish Community Relations Committee, of Greater Santa Barbara fully endorse and support the statement of our national partner, the Jewish Council for Public Affairs (JCPA), condemning President Trump's recent tweets regarding four United States Congresswomen. The full text of the JCPA's statement is available HERE


Learn more about our Sister City in Israel, Mitzpe Ramon by clicking the image above.

Help us restore a leadership center for girls (ages 10-18) as part of The Women’s Division 2019 Philanthropy Project. 100% of funds go directly to ARIEL MITZPE RAMON. Donate today by clicking the image above.


Recipes Wanted!

We are looking for oh-so-yummy recipes for our new Cook Book. Advertising opportunities available - email for more information. Entering your recipe is easy! Click HERE for step-by-step directions. 

  • Sharing Our Stories

    Explore featured stories about Jewish Federation programs, volunteers, donors, and special events. Learn how you can become more engaged with the Jewish Federation of Greater Santa Barbara.

JFGSB participated in Zikaron BaSalon, a global initiative that brought together community members and local Survivors to share their stories and commemorate the Holocaust in an intimate setting.  Click HERE to learn more. 

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