UCSB's Environmental Affairs board founded an initiative to make Associated Students offices more environmentally sustainable which includes electricity use reduction, sustainable food choices, and waste reduction. A.S. Coastal Fund was recently certified and we strive to be leaders in sustainability.
Sign up for a restoration event or a beach clean-up with Coastal Service Program to save the ocean and earn up to $200 fundraising for your OSL group! Sign-ups begin March 31st
Note that our Co-sponsorship Application has changed. Coastal Fund offers co-sponsorships to assist in the advancement of environmental organization goals in the Goleta, Santa Barbara, and Isla Vista communities. We provide collaborative support to the funded organization by taking active roles in the events. Co-sponsorships are primarily used as a medium for outreach and exposure for the Coastal Fund. If you have an event that requires funding in exchange for exposure please send in an application!
One of the undergrad researchers is monitoring ocean pH at Stearns Wharf to determine effects of ocean acidification and they acknowledged Coastal Fund in this article!