August 6, 2021

Tidewell Foundation Receives $30,000 Grant From Community Foundation of Sarasota County

By Story, Tidewell Foundation,

The Tidewell Foundation has received a $30,000 Equity and Access grant from the Community Foundation of Sarasota County to sustain the launch of Tidewell’s Blue Butterfly Newtown program…

August 2, 2021

Campus of Caring Dedicates Building to Community Foundation

By Story, Story of Impact - Featured, Scene Magazine,

In recognition of a decades-long partnership, The Glasser/Schoenbaum Human Services Center has dedicated a building on its five-acre campus in honor of the Community Foundation of Sarasota Cou…

July 16, 2021

Manatee Literacy Council Awarded Equity and Access Grant

By Story, Manatee Literacy Council,

Therese Prather joins the Manatee Literacy Council as Program Coordinator, courtesy of the John and Dorothy Brennan Charitable Fund of the Community Foundation of Sarasota County. Therese has…

July 16, 2021

Harvest House Brings Trauma Intelligence Training for Staff

By Story, Homepage - Story of Impact, Harvest House,

Editor's Note: This message was authored by Erin Minor, Chief Executive Officer of Harvest House. Have you ever needed to hit the “reset” button? For us at Harvest House, it was ti…

June 23, 2021

Lighthouse Vision Loss Education Center Awarded Capacity Building Grant

By Story, Lighthouse Vision Loss Education Center,

Through the generosity of the Elizabeth C. Muth Fund and Edward K. Roberts Emerging Needs Fund through the Community Foundation of Sarasota County, the Lighthouse Vision Loss Education Center…

March 31, 2021

The Building Blocks of Nonprofit Capacity

By Blog, Roxie Jerde, Homepage Spotlight Item,

Dear Friends: Childhood favorite toys like a box of LEGO® or Lincoln Logs gave many of us our first taste of complex thinking. Between sorting shapes, sizes, and colors, we also had to thi…

October 27, 2020

Community Foundation of Sarasota County Announces Date of Next Giving Challenge For Spring 2022

By Press Release,

The 24-hour giving day will be held April 26-27, 2022 and will be the eighth of its kind, providing millions in unrestricted funding to hundreds of area nonprofit organizations SARASOTA, FL &…

October 9, 2020

Lighthouse Vision Loss Education Center Launches New Website

By Story, SRQ Media,

Today, Lighthouse Vision Loss Education Center officially announces the launch of its new website and can be viewed by visiting www.LighthouseEducationCenter.org. Funding for the upgrade of th…

October 6, 2020

Local Nonprofits Share Impact of Give 8/28 Accomplishments

By Blog, Story, Community Foundation of Sarasota County,

More than a month has passed since 15 local nonprofit organizations took part in Give 8/28, a national fundraising day for Black-led and Black-serving nonprofits working towards a more equitab…