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For Benefactors and Sponsors of the Santa Barbara Behavioral Health Educational Series

Help build Santa Barbara's Behavioral Health and Resilience Multiplier

SPONSORSHIP PACKAGES:

  • Our Initial Donation Goal for this Project is $100,000.

USE OF FUNDS:

  • Making behavioral health and resilience programs freely available to economically disadvantaged, minority, and vulnerable members of the community.
  • Refining the existing programs, including the 5G Collaborative Dojo.
  • Building, testing, and marketing special programs for Self Care.
  • Developing other special educational programs in this Behavioral Health Series.

DONATIONS:

  • Please make your tax-deductible contribution payable directly to “Resilient Santa Barbara Fund” at the Santa Barbara Foundation
  • Donations beginning at $20 are welcome to help us reach our funding goal. Donations of $100 or more receive additional benefits as detailed below.

Springs of Amethysts - $100

  • Public Recognition as a Community Health Charter Sponsor
  • Signed copy of Piloting through Chaos—The Explorer’s Mind (Julian Gresser/2013)
  • Free gift of the 5 Minutes to Resilience web app


Rivulets of Moonstones - $500

  • All of the above awards (except memberships) plus:
  • 2 Free Gift Memberships in the 5G Collaborative Dojo, including in-person monthly meetings


Sparkles of Opal - $1K

  • All of the above awards (except memberships) plus:
  • Public lecture in your honor
  • 4 Free Gift Memberships in the 5G Collaborative Dojo, including in-person monthly meetings


Fountains of Pearls - $5K

  • All of the above awards (except memberships) plus:
  • ½ day workshop training and consultation with any organization or company of your choice in Santa Barbara
  • 20 Free Gift Memberships in the 5G Collaborative Dojo, including in-person monthly meetings


Jade Eddies - $10K

  • All of the above awards (except memberships) plus:
  • Two ½ day workshop, training and consultation with any organization or company of your choice in Santa Barbara
  • 40 Free Gift Memberships in the 5G Collaborative Dojo, including in-person monthly meetings


Sapphire Brooks of Laughing Hearts - $25K

  • All of the above awards (except memberships) plus:
  • 100 Free Gift Memberships in the 5G Collaborative Dojo, including in-person monthly meetings
  • 1 day of professional consultation and meetings

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Ruby Streams of Laughing Hearts - $35K

  • All of the above awards (except memberships) plus:
  • 150 Free Gift Memberships in the 5G Collaborative Dojo, including in-person monthly meetings
  • One full day training program with materials for organization of choice to you.

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Emerald Rivers of Laughing Hearts - $50K

  • All of the above awards (except memberships) plus:
  • 200 Free Gift Memberships in the 5G Collaborative Dojo, including in-person monthly meetings
  • Two full day training programs with materials for organizations of your choice.

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Diamond Rivers of Laughing Hearts - $100K

  • All of the above awards (except memberships) plus:
  • 400 Free Gift Memberships in the 5G Collaborative Dojo, including in-person monthly meetings
  • Four full day training programs with materials for organizations of your choice.

Contact Us

Resilience and Viruses

We are only just becoming aware of the complex processes that enable viruses to become resilient to antiviral drugs.  Viruses are also opportunistic and can take advantage of impaired immunity (reduced resilience) from stress and anxiety to some illnesses such as influenza.

We are only just becoming aware of the complex processes that enable viruses to become resilient to antibiotics. Viruses are also opportunistic and can take advantage of impaired immunity (reduced resilience) from stress and anxiety to some illnesses such as influenza. But there is also a great upside. Viruses can potentiate resilience to drought in some forms of plants. And some viruses play a critical role in building immunity and resilience to pathogenic bacteria in the gut.

Notes:

 

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