Women’s Fund Pool Fuels 10 Grateful Groups

In a climate of economic uncertainty, the tendency is to stand pat rather than step forward. The Women’s Fund of Santa Barbara didn’t get the message. On Tuesday, more than 250 women — and a smattering of men — packed themselves in to El Paseo Restaurant to learn who got what when the fund’s 2008 grants were announced. Gifford said she was inspired by something author Walter Isaacson, who spoke at last week’s Westmont President’s Breakfast, said about Benjamin Franklin. “The good we do together,” Franklin said, “is more than the good we do alone.” more

Comments are closed.