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Creating opportunities for Santa Barbara County families to achieve stability.

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CAC has been helping low-income people and changing lives since 1967. 2014 Top-rated nonprofits and charities

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Thank you Altrusa Club of the Golden Valley for your generous donation which will provide a full set of children’s books for one of the 17 Head Start classrooms in Santa Maria! Photo: Left to right, Diane Araujo, Literacy Chair for the Altrusa Club, Linda Cordero, Altrusa Club President and Mattie Gadsby, CAC Children's Services Director. ... See MoreSee Less

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Bobby N Kim OrnelasAwesome thank you Altrusa!1 week ago   ·  1

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Dia de los Abuelos luncheon honoring Latino elders in our community. This free event was sponsored by the Latino Elder Outreach Network (LEON). CAC Nutrition Services Director, Todd Kelly, and his crew prepared a delicious lunch. Volunteers manned the food line and provided table service for the seniors.

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Dia de los Abuelos luncheon honoring Latino elders in our community. This free event was sponsored by the Latino Elder Outreach Network (LEON). CAC Nutrition Services Director, Todd Kelly, and his crew prepared a delicious lunch. Volunteers manned the food line and provided table service for the seniors.

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Gloria J. Willingham-ToureI Love this.... Honoring elders is very important...1 week ago   ·  1

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CAC Executive Director, Fran Forman, welcomed her first grandchild this weekend. Here's a photo of the newest member of Fran's family Eli Maclaggen, 2 days old just after his first bath. Congrats Fran and welcome to our extended CAC family Eli! ... See MoreSee Less

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Connie J. JonesHe has Grandma's serious look. Congratulations and God's Blessings to all of you Fran1 week ago   ·  1
Cathy MurilloWhat?! Awesome!1 week ago   ·  1
Josie ToresEnjoy your Heavenly sent King Eli. he is precious.. oox1 week ago   ·  1
Monica IsaisCongratulations Fran!1 week ago   ·  1
Brenda Callahan-JohnsonCongrats Fran1 week ago   ·  1
Maria LopezSweet pea! Congratulations to all your family1 week ago   ·  1
Gregory Foster JrHooray Fran, super congratulations ...1 week ago   ·  1
Lamont BattleCutie1 week ago   ·  1
Cheryl WattsThat look,but she's cute1 week ago   ·  1
Sharon CruzCongrats Fran!! Adorable!! 😊1 week ago
Salud CarbajalFelicidadez!1 week ago   ·  2
Connie Serna EspinozaCongrats Fran...1 week ago   ·  1
Alison HensleyCongrats! Looks like he is already running the show!1 week ago   ·  1
Georgina Ann MartinezCongrats Fran....1 week ago
Fran FormanThanks so much for your well wishes about Eli. I am in love as are his parents with an unexplainable ache in my chest and heart. Must be love. Divino nino! "mi rey"...........3 days ago   ·  1

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Thank you to SBMENUS.COM ! We won an online contest and they provided delicious donuts for the entire CAC Central Office in Goleta. Photo: Saul Serrano and Elizabeth Lee picking out their favorites. ... See MoreSee Less

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Fran Formansorry i missed my daily dose of carbohydrates! congrats! missing you all!1 week ago   ·  2

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