Renee Grubb, real estate agent and co-founder of Village Properties Realtors, was honored by United Way at the nonprofit’s 91st Annual Awards Dinner.

Ms. Grubb was recognized for her outstanding leadership, direction and support as United Way’s 2013/2014 Community Campaign Chair. Through her leadership, United Way was able to recruit volunteers, donors and advocates in order to deliver services that positively impact the lives of thousands of Santa Barbara County residents.

The Annual Awards Celebration recognizes local volunteers, businesses, non-profit organizations, schools, and individuals for their dedication to serving the community and supporting United Way of Santa Barbara County.

Ms. Grubb co-founded Village Properties, Santa Barbara’s largest independent real estate brokerage, in 1996. She has since built the firm while maintaining a strong involvement in the community. One of her passions is helping the community through United Way, where she serves on the Board of Directors.

To contact Ms. Grubb, call Village Properties at 805-565-8868.


Village Properties is Santa Barbara County's largest independent real estate brokerage and serves the entire coast from Ventura up through San Luis Obispo. Founded in 1996, Village Properties now has realty offices in Montecito, Santa Barbara and Santa Ynez with more than 150 agents and brokers serving Ojai, Carpinteria, Summerland, Montecito, Santa Barbara, Goleta, Solvang, Buellton, Los Olivos and Santa Ynez. For more information, call 805-565-8868 or visit

United Way of Santa Barbara County works to ensure that “in our community, everyone has a hopeful future.” Founded in 1923, the nonprofit has helped improve the lives of children, families, seniors, and everyone in between. For more information, call 805-965-8591 or visit

Renee Grubb

Renee Grubb

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