Santa Barbara County Arts Commission is accepting applications through Sept. 1 for its Arts Making Impact grants to support arts and culture nonprofit organizations countywide, a commission spokeswoman said.
AMI grants provide funds for a variety of projects and activities that enrich the lives of county residents, the spokeswoman said.
Grants are available to organizations with budgets of less than $250,000 that are based within the county and provide services to county residents.
Free informational workshops will be conducted online and are mandatory for first-time applicants, the spokeswoman said.
Workshops are scheduled for 4 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 4, and noon