of Greater Santa Barbara

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Browse our Wish Book (PDF) below, or scroll further down this page to view each wish.

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Select “Fulfill this Wish” to complete the online form to grant a wish for Girls Inc. girls and staff.

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Know your wish will be appreciated and enjoyed by our girls and staff! Contact us with your questions.


Strong Wishes

PROGRAM SUPPLY STORAGE
Proper storage ensures our supplies last longer, and we’re easily able to find supplies again and again. Storage also helps keep our classrooms clean and organized.

FULFILL THIS WISH FOR $200 per shelf & bins

EMERGENCY OPERATIONS
Our priority in any emergency situation is to keep our girls safe. Having essential supplies on hand is critical for our readiness for any disaster and allows us to properly respond to any emergency.

FULFILL THIS WISH FOR $1,000 for food & lights

KITCHEN UPGRADES
Upgrading our Goleta Valley Center kitchen refrigeration units and freezer will allow us to keep healthier snacks on hand and offer more cooking classes for our girls.

FULFILL THIS WISH FOR $3,000

CAMPUS IMPROVEMENT FOR HEALTHY LIVING
Necessary improvements to our physical campus ensures our girls can grow strong in a safe environment. Improvements include  fencing,  picnic tables, landscaping, and more!

CONTACT US TO FULFILL THIS WISH

Smart Wishes

TEEN MENTORSHIP PROGRAM
Our Teen Mentorship Program matches teens with professional women mentors to learn about goal setting and career paths, with stipends for micro-internships to build essential leadership skills.

FULFILL THIS WISH FOR $300 per internship stipend

CAMPUS CALMING SPACES
Taking time to be still increases productivity and reduces stress. Our calming spaces for girls and staff foster relaxation and help everyone take the breaks they need to recharge.

FULFILL THIS WISH FOR $1,500 per center

YOUTH MENTAL HEALTH CONSULTATION & TRAINING
We want our girls to be their best selves every day, and we can support them by ensuring our staff have the mental health training needed to practice a trauma-informed approach with our girls.

FULFILL THIS WISH FOR $10,000 for one year of training

Bold Wishes

GYM STAFF TRAINING
Gifts to our Gymnastics program will offset staff costs associated with USA Gym Regional Congress, where our staff learn from the best and bring new skills back to our gymnasts and teams.

FULFILL THIS WISH FOR $200 per staff member registration

STAFF TECH UPGRADES
New equipment and training ensure our on-the-go staff can work effectively and efficiently and stay current with the rapidly evolving technology requirements of girls and their academics.

FULFILL THIS WISH FOR $2,500

DIVERSITY, EQUITY, AND INCLUSION
Gifts supporting DEI training and education will support our newly formed DEI Advisory Committee, which seeks to increase DEI proficiency for all Girls Inc. staff, volunteers, and board members.

FULFILL THIS WISH FOR $1,000 FOR 5 EMPLOYEES

STAFF DEVELOPMENT
Gifts to support professional development allow our staff to travel to national Girls Inc. conferences and trainings to learn from their peers and bring back new programming ideas to our girls.

FULFILL THIS WISH FOR $500 per staff member

COLLEGE TRIPS FOR GIRLS
Trips to local colleges and universities will make the opportunities for higher education available to our girls more real than ever.

FULFILL THIS WISH FOR $2,000 per trip for 12 teens

Wish Grantor’s Choice

OUR GREATEST NEED AND FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE
We have urgent needs throughout the year like staffing support and financial assistance to create the greatest access to our programs for any girl who wishes to participate.

FULFILL THIS WISH FOR $amount of your choosing