October 2, 2021

Partnership Blooms for Tomorrow's Environmental Caretakers

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

Our region’s relationship with the beaches, swamps, pastures and estuaries that enrich our lives is inseparable. This is something many of us only rediscovered during the pandemic (or ga…

December 9, 2020

Community Foundation of Sarasota County Invites Hundreds of Families to Experience Selby Gardens' Lights in Bloom for Family Togetherness Night

By Press Release, Community Foundation of Sarasota County, Marie Selby Botanical Gardens,

SARASOTA, FL –  For the fourth year in a row, hundreds of families in Sarasota County will have an exclusive opportunity to experience Marie Selby Botanical Garden’s Lights in Bloo…

December 18, 2019

Building the Community We All Want To Live In

By Story, Hunter Carpenter,

Belonging and Culture is about building the community we all want to live in by ensuring every one of us feels like we can belong and thrive.

November 14, 2019

GLS is expanding its life-planning service to Manatee/Sarasota counties

By Story, Gulfcoast Legal Services,

Gulfcoast Legal Services is expanding its life-planning program to Manatee and Sarasota counties with a challenge grant from the Manatee Matches Giving Circle of Manatee Community Foundation c…

July 29, 2019

Forty Carrots Family Center awarded $18,000 grant

By Story, Tonya Gowan,

Forty Carrots Family Center has been awarded an $18,000 grant from the Allen Wirtz Nobbe and Jo Bowen Nobbe Fund at the Community Foundation of Sarasota County to expand its Partners in Play p…

April 26, 2019

Connecting Families with Cultural Resources

By Blog, Mischa Kirby,

Our region abounds with opportunities to explore culture, nature and art. But many low income families never have the opportunity to experience and learn from the community’s rich resour…