Get Involved We would love to have you get involved with the SOE Foundation! Volunteer Want to mentor a student winner or finalist? If you have experience in their business concept, we will be happy to match you up. Contact us with your area of expertise and we will try to match you. Donate Help support tomorrow's entrepreneurs and fulfill our goal of encouraging future economic growth in the region by making a tax-deductible donation or considering sponsoring our annual awards. Nominate Nominate a deserving woman in Santa Barbara or Ventura County in one of our eleven categories.