iana MacFarlane is actively involved in two other major priorities: her family and the community of Santa Barbara. Her care for the community is evident by the range of organizations and charities she supports. This list includes:
Board member on the Council of the Alcoholism and Drug Abuse (CADA)
Former Chairperson of The Circle of Red for the American Heart Association – Santa Barbara Chapter
Co-Chair of the 2016 Heart Ball to Benefit American Heart Association
Ambassador for Donna Karan – Women who Inspire
Community Outreach Committee – Santa Barbara Board of Realtors
Alzheimers Womens Initiative Committee 2018
Co-Chair Dream Foundation Gala, 2011
One805 Kick Ash Bash Committee 2018
Long-time supporter of the Teddy Bear Cancer Foundation & Arthritis Foundation
"You've invested in me
& I've invested in the community"
- Diana MacFarlane -
As a result of Diana's involvement and commitment to these causes and the fund-raising activities they have promoted, Diana was nominated and selected as a Premier Ambassador for Dona Karan’s “Women Who Inspire” campaign. A recognition only awarded to 6 other women in the US and Canada. She held that title for four years.
The MacFarlane Team is honored that it's founding member is a lender that truly gives back.
CADA, What Moves Us | Video (Diana was the Co-Chair of the 2016, 2017 and 2018 Amethyst Ball to the benefit of CADA)