WEV Sponsors

We are grateful to the incredible supporters stepping up to invest in local businesses during the pandemic. Thanks to your support and the generous organizations listed below, we can ensure that the small businesses that we all know and love will survive and continue to provide vital jobs for the region.

Quick Response Loan Fund Lead Investors

Mechanics Bank

Pacific Western Bank

Santa Barbara Better Together Fund,
a field of interest fund of the Santa Barbara Foundation

Ventura County Community Foundation


JP Morgan Chase & Co.


Bank of the West

CIT Bank

Ventura County Community Foundation

Wells Fargo Foundation


Bank of America

Citizens Business Bank

Comerica Bank

County of Ventura


Federal Home Loan Bank of San Francisco

Kaiser Permanente Southern California


Montecito Bank & Trust

Opportunity Finance Network

Pacific Premier Bank

Pacific Western Bank

Santa Barbara Foundation

Union Bank

Ventura County Credit Union

Volentine Family Foundation

Up to $10,000

Aligned Pilates, Wellness and Physical Therapy

Amazon Santa Barbara

American Riviera Bank


California Statewide CDC

City National Bank

Coast General Insurance Brokers

Dutch Bros

Farmers & Merchants Bank

Hutton-Parker Foundation

La Arcada Investment Corporation

Lure Digital

Nasif, Hicks, Harris & Co., LLP

Schlinger Family Foundation

Seasons Catering

Southern California Edison



Tomchin Family Foundation

Wood-Claeyssens Foundation

Yardi Systems

Zegar Family Fund

Thank you to our 2021 Empower Level Sponsors

Interested in becoming a 2021 sponsor?  You can review our Corporate Partnership Opportunities here. Please contact KateMacNaughton at (805) 908-0091 or kmacnaughton@wevonline.org with any questions.