Be The One

Each one of us has the potential to impact a person, a cause, a community.

Community Impact

Community Care

Caring for our community means being a resource during challenging times. We are proud to respond to Emergency Needs & Disaster Relief and initiatives around Providing Stability, that address Health & Hunger issues, provide care for Animals & the Environment, and assist with Placemaking through housing, transportation, and economic support.

Community Care

Caring for our community means being a resource during challenging times. We are proud to respond to Emergency Needs & Disaster Relief and initiatives around Providing Stability, that address Health & Hunger issues, provide care for Animals & the Environment, and assist with Placemaking through housing, transportation, and economic support.

Empowerment & Success

A fulfilling life comes from support, encouragement, wisdom, and experience that guide us to our dreams. We invest in Literacy Support, Student Enrichment, Scholarships & Mentoring, Career Development & Advancement, and opportunities to create Lifelong Connections so that everyone can be empowered to realize their potential.

Empowerment & Success

A fulfilling life comes from support, encouragement, wisdom, and experience that guide us to our dreams. We invest in Literacy Support, Student Enrichment, Scholarships & Mentoring, Career Development & Advancement, and opportunities to create Lifelong Connections so that everyone can be empowered to realize their potential.

Belonging & Culture

To have a place or group where you belong inspires passion and creativity. By supporting organizations whose work Bridge Generations and Unites the Community around Cultural Development & the Arts, we are here to help build the community we all want to live in.

Belonging & Culture

To have a place or group where you belong inspires passion and creativity. By supporting organizations whose work Bridge Generations and Unites the Community around Cultural Development & the Arts, we are here to help build the community we all want to live in.

In the Spotlight

November 1, 2021

A Commitment to Our Community, No Matter the Crisis

If 2020 was summed up by how we respond and recover in the face of crisis, then 2021 is defined by how we continue to reimagine the opportunities as we adapt following a very trying time. We&…

Announcements

Upcoming Events & Deadlines

Animal Welfare Grants - Apply & Deadline

Homepage Events & Deadlines

  • Friday , December 17 , 2021 at 11:59 p.m.
  • Apply Online: Click "Learn More" for application link.

Animal Welfare Grants ($10,000 - $50,000) support organizations that serve animals and promote their humane care in Sarasota, Manatee, Charlotte, and DeSoto Counties. This competitive grant cycle primarily supports emergency medical needs for animals and volunteer program development or growth.

Dec 17 , 2021

2022 Giving Challenge Kick-Off Webinar

Homepage Events & Deadlines

  • Tuesday , January 11 , 2022 at 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.
  • Zoom Webinar

In this 2022 Giving Challenge Kick-Off Training, you’ll learn everything you need to know about the upcoming Giving Challenge, from registration to prizes to matching funds and deadlines, and the Community Foundation and GiveGab will answer your questions live. Giving Challenge Team Leaders, staff, volunteers, and board members are encouraged to attend.

Jan 11 , 2022