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

  • Fundraiser's Forum
    Friday July 14, 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Join us for the annual Fundraiser's Forum in partnership with the Southwest Florida Chapter of the Association of Fundraising Professionals. 
    Registration link coming soon...
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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. 

  • Dealing With An Unfortunate Situation at Your Nonprofit: A Case Study in Handling It Right

    Wednesday May 17, 8:30 – 10:00 AM
    Join Sue Stewart, the former CEO of Girl Scouts of Gulfcoast Florida, with a case study about handling a difficult situation that could have had far-reaching impact with donors and stakeholders. 
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  • Family Dynamics and How to Have Meaningful Conversations

    Wednesday May 24, 5:00 – 7:00 PM
    Every family wants their children and grandchildren to carry forward the positive values from their lifetime of experiences and learning. How do we effectively communicate to the next generation the importance of lessons learned? Where does a family begin? Come discuss these questions and more.
    RSVP to this free event at by Friday, May 19th, 2017


Community Foundation of Sarasota County

2635 Fruitville Rd., Sarasota FL 34237
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