Workshops & Training


The Community Foundation of Sarasota County offers monthly workshops and training to help nonprofit board and staff members become more effective in their roles.

Almost all sessions are offered at no cost. Sessions are available only to organizations with updated profiles in The Giving Partner.

Upcoming Workshops

  • Google Grants for Nonprofits 
    Thursday September 28, 9:00 - 11:00 am
    Did you know that Google offers $10,000 per month Adwords grants for
    nonprofits? Join Shana Tibi of First Page Advantage and Tamara Chapman of TCDesigns to learn how you can further advance your mission by getting your organization noticed in Google searches! Attendees should have basic computer skills and should plan on bringing their own laptop to this session.
    Community Foundation of Sarasota County | 2635 Fruitville Road, Sarasota FL
    Click Here to Register!

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Manatee Community Foundation

Our friends at Manatee Community Foundation also offer a great selection of workshops throughout the year. Click here to see a full calendar of events at MCF. 

  • Manatee Connects: Building a Successful Nonprofit Career
    Thursday September 14, 8:30 - 10:30 am
    Join Mary Beth Bos for this Manatee Connects session to learn more about how to build a successful career in the nonprofit sector. We’ll talk about expanding your knowledge, seizing opportunities, connecting with the right people, and finding your leadership stride. Though people of every level of experience can benefit from Mary Beth’s expertise, this session is ideal for young leaders and for those who have joined the nonprofit sector in the last few years.
    Manatee Community Foundation | 2820 Manatee Ave West
    RSVP to by September 12


  • Nonprofit Accounting Updates
    Thursday September 21, 8:00 - 10:30 am
    Non-Profit Accounting Updates presented by Brian Carter, Mauldin & Jenkins. Registration & breakfast begins at 8:00 a.m.  Earn 2 hours of FREE A&A CPE.
    Manatee Community Foundation | 2820 Manatee Ave West

    RSVP to or 941-747-4483 by September 15


Community Foundation of Sarasota County

2635 Fruitville Rd., Sarasota FL 34237
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