The Foodbank welcomes the opportunity to educate the community through outreach events, cause-related marketing and third party fundraising events. We are happy to help brainstorm ideas and offer resources in support of your creative ideas.
How to Get Started
- Cause Related Marketing Guidelines & Benefits (Please read)
- Cause Related Marketing Campaign Agreement
- Other fundraising opportunities include holding a Third Party Event or Campaign. Find out more in our Third Party Supporter Toolkit and Agreement
For more information, please contact Leslie Velez at (805) 967.5741 x 110
Setting a Great Example!
Learn More About Some of Our Cause Related Marketing Partners
Cause marketing or cause-related marketing refers to a type of marketing involving the cooperative efforts of a “for profit” business (you) and a non-profit organization (the Foodbank) for mutual benefit and can take many forms. Those listed on this page have current campaigns benefiting the Foodbank. We encourage you to support their business while they support ours.
Throughout the year, the tasting room staff at Riverbench Vineyard & Winery decorates wine bottles for customers who want an eye catching gift or decoration along with their favorite Pinot Noir, Chardonnay or sparkling wine.
This holiday season, Riverbench is donating $5 from the sale of each upgraded bottle to Foodbank of Santa Barbara County.
For more details and to purchase bottles, stop into either of their tasting rooms in the Santa Maria Valley or Santa Barbara’s “Funk Zone.”
During KCRW’s End-of-Year Flash Drive, supporters and listeners can select the Foodbank to receive a ‘thank you’ gift. When listeners give $10 monthly or $120 pledge to KCRW, they will have the option to select the Foodbank to receive $10 or 80 nutritious meals. What a wonderful way to give back and support local radio, thank you KCRW. “KCRW believes in building a strong community. The Foodbank of Santa Barbara County is a mainstay in supporting those most in need in the region. We are proud to raise awareness of the critical work the Foodbank does each day.”
When you’re shopping on Amazon, think of us — and select the Foodbank to receive a % of your purchases.
Santa Barbara Gift Baskets, Winner of Goleta’s Finest Award –Entrepreneur of the Year, Santa Barbara Gift Basket’s Anne Pazier has selected the Foodbank to benefit from their new Holiday Food Basket. For every purchase, the Foodbank will receive $25, available through Christmas Day. We are grateful for her generosity and commitment to giving back to our community. Thanks, Anne.