December 2, 2021

Manatee County bird sanctuary receives $10,00 grant to make room for more feathered friends

By Story, Homepage - Story of Impact, 10 Tampa Bay,

A Manatee County bird sanctuary is getting much needed help to get birds rehabilitated and ready for adoption. A $10,000 grant from the Community Foundation of Sarasota has gone towards e…

November 24, 2021

New Grant Will Boost Local Sarasota Animal Shelter

By Story, Sarasota Magazine,

The Community Foundation of Sarasota County recently awarded a $7,800 grant to Satchel’s Last Resort, a Sarasota no-kill animal shelter and sanctuary. The money will help the organizatio…

November 15, 2021

More Happy Tails from the Humane Society at Lakewood Ranch

By Story, Homepage - Story of Impact, Humane Society at Lakewood Ranch,

The Humane Society at Lakewood Ranch continues to leverage the generous Animal Welfare Grant from the Robert Parker Fund of the Community Foundation of Sarasota County. This grant is focused o…

August 17, 2021

Happy Tails from the Humane Society at Lakewood Ranch

By Story, Humane Society at Lakewood Ranch,

The Humane Society at Lakewood Ranch continues to leverage the generous Animal Welfare Grant from the Robert Parker Fund of the Community Foundation of Sarasota County. This grant is focused o…

July 14, 2021

Friends of Manatee County Animal Services awarded $10,000 grant

By Story, Homepage - Story of Impact, The Herald-Tribune Media Group,

The Friends of Manatee County Animal Services (FoMCAS) was recently honored with a $10,000 award from the Robert Parker Fund and Martha Leiter and Nancy Streetman Fund I of the Community Found…

June 1, 2021

Medical Service Beyond Routine Needs | Humane Society at Lakewood Ranch

By Story, Homepage - Story of Impact, Humane Society at Lakewood Ranch,

In April of this year, the Humane Society at Lakewood Ranch was awarded an Animal Welfare Grant in the amount of $8,000 to support Medical Service Beyond Routine Needs.We want to thank the Rob…

May 17, 2021

Satchel's Last Resort | Grant Supports Emergency Medical Fund

By Story, Satchel's Last Resort,

Thank you to the Community Foundation of Sarasota County for the recent grant award of $16,000 from the Helen C. Schwieder Fund to support our emergency medical fund. Two weeks ago we rescued…

May 7, 2021

Venice Cat Coalition Receives $12,000 Animal Welfare Grant

By Story, Sarasota Magazine,

The Venice Cat Coalition, a nonprofit spay-neuter organization based in Venice, recently received a $12,000 grant from the Helen C. Schwieder Fund at the Community Foundation of Sarasota Count…

May 1, 2021

Fostering A More Humane Community, One Paw at a Time

By Story, Roxie Jerde, Homepage - Story of Impact, Story of Impact - Featured,

Whether they bark, meow, neigh, or squawk, animals are inseparable members of our families. My own family would be incomplete without our three Labradors, J.J. (Jogger Jerde), a chocolate lab…