Become Part of the Solution

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EE or AFS Membership

Receive Discounts on Art Workshops, Summer Camps, Member Only Sales and Discounts.

Frequent Shopper Program

Join Our Frequent Shopper Program to get an AFS punch card. Spend $20 or more and receive one punch. When you have collected five punches, you’ll get $5 off your next purchase of $20 or more.

Sale Days

Teacher Tuesdays — 15% off for all teachers with a valid teacher or homeschooler I.D.


Time/Volunteer- Image of Beach Cleanup-

Volunteer Opportunities

  • Community Art Events and Art Openings
  • Monthly Beach Cleanups
  • Creative ReUse Store
  • Summer Camp
  • School Gardens
  • Fundraising and Event Planning Committees

(Sign up to be a Volunteer through Volunteer Match). For more information contact Jill at 805 884-0459 x 13 or

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Your donation makes a difference.

Your support enables us to continue our vital work and allows us to conduct our programs for little or no cost to our participants.

Ways to donate

  • Become a first-time donor
  • Choose a specific program to support
  • Fund an art show
  • Donate to the School ReUse Materials Program
  • Support us with a general fund donation

For assistance with your donation or to donate to a specific program, please contact Melissa Brooks, Development Director at 805-884-045 or email Melissa.

Divide into programs- garden, water, reuse, art?

Have Online Donation Form


We love to accept pre-approved donations of clean and safe re-useable materials from businesses and individuals. Donations reduce your disposal costs, keep items out of the landfill, are tax-deductible, and turn trash into treasure!

Donation Days are Thursday and Friday, 11:00 am to 4:00 pm.

Materials We Welcome:

  • Double-sided tape
  • Buttons, beads and feathers
  • Wire and springs
  • Cigar boxes
  • Sticky back paper and vinyl
  • Bolts of fabric
  • Unique and interesting doodads
  • New list from Tara etc. etc.

For information on types of items we accept or to arrange a donation, call the AFS Creative ReUse Store at 805 884-0459 x 11 or email us at Tara.

Wish List for Our Organization:

Sewing Machines etc

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