The Puzzle Pieces of Our Community

Categories: 40th Anniversary, BELONGING AND CULTURE: Uniting Community, Season of Sharing, Students, Belonging and Culture, Community Care, Empowerment and Success,

Have you seen the meme online? A photo of an axe and a razor side-by-side along with some clever language about how both cut, but their strengths produce very different results.

That’s like all of us. We each have unique ways to match our own personalities, worldviews, and experiences with those around us to make our community a better place for everyone. This sentiment reminds me that the Community Foundation of Sarasota County was built one donor, one fund, and one story at a time, and reflects the cornerstones of our foundation and the building blocks of our 40-year history.