News & Updates

News & Updates


News, Updates, and Future Developments of the Community Foundation of Sarasota County.

By Hunter Carpenter / September 3, 2019
The Community Foundation of Sarasota County’s Board of Directors recently approved nearly $10 million in grants, with more than $1 million dedicated to supporting access for families to needed services and cultural amenities in honor of the foundation's upcoming 40th Anniversary.

What Makes Sarasota Great: What I Learned About My Hometown Through the Community Foundation of Sarasota County
By Hunter Carpenter / August 16, 2019
As a Communications Intern at the Community Foundation of Sarasota County, Reagan Seyer rediscovered her hometown's passion for giving and unwavering support for helping families realize their full potential.

The Fun in Summer Learning Academies
By Hunter Carpenter / July 25, 2019
Alisa Mitchell shares her experiences with the hottest ticket in town for young students and their families this summer: Summer Learning Academies.

Community Foundation of Sarasota County Promotes Director of Philanthropy Administration, Appoints Senior Philanthropic Advisor
By Hunter Carpenter / July 23, 2019
The Community Foundation of Sarasota County has announced new promotions and hires as it continues to expand roles to further cultivate donor relations and inspire philanthropic giving.

The Power of Summer Learning: Thoughts on My Alta Vista Eagle Academy Experience
By Hunter Carpenter / July 8, 2019
Matt Twargoski, a Sarasota native, shares his experiences at the Alta Vista Eagle Academy and his thoughts on the importance and power of summer learning.

By Hunter Carpenter / July 2, 2019
The Community Foundation of Sarasota County has appointed new members and elected new officers to its Board of Directors, which guides, oversees, and cultivates the organization’s strategic planning and operations.

By Hunter Carpenter / June 25, 2019
The outstanding achievements of 535 local students in Sarasota, Bradenton, DeSoto, and Charlotte counties were recognized with generous scholarships to support future academic and professional success.

Legacy Giving: The Ira and Patricia Strauss Fund For Children's Literacy
By Hunter Carpenter / June 19, 2019
The moving story of how a local Sarasota couple created lasting impact for children with learning disabilities

By Hunter Carpenter / June 18, 2019
The gifts support programs focused on vision, women, Alzheimer’s and dementia, and southern Sarasota County.

Community Foundation of Sarasota County Announces Leadership Promotions
By Mischa Kirby / May 21, 2019
Expanded positions will further inform community impact and nonprofit partnerships.


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