September 16, 2022

Community Foundation of Sarasota County Cements Strategic Partnership with WBTT

By Homepage - Story of Impact, Sharon Kunkel,

As Westcoast Black Theatre Troupe prepares for its 2022-2023 programmatic and performance season, it is thrilled to have received a Strategic Partnership Grant of $35,000 from the Community Fo…

August 30, 2022

Mote's partnership with The Haven going strong, thanks to grant from the Community Foundation

By Homepage - Story of Impact,

Thanks to a grant from the Community Foundation of Sarasota County, Mote Marine Laboratory & Aquarium is partnering with The Haven, a local nonprofit offering programs and services for chi…

August 25, 2022

New QR code signs help visitors learn about Punta Gorda's murals

By Homepage - Story of Impact,

Walking around the town of Punta Gorda, you will notice lots of colorful murals. Some contain people, some animals and some even pineapples. Why pineapples? They are part of the area’s l…

May 26, 2022

2022 Giving Challenge Prizes Award $225,000 to Local Nonprofit Organizations

By Press Release,

SARASOTA, FL – During a celebration with some 250 attendees, the Community Foundation of Sarasota County, alongside other foundation partners, awarded more than 260 prizes totaling $225,…

May 6, 2022

2022 Giving Challenge raises $16 million for nonprofits

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

The one-day fundraising event — held from noon April 26 to noon April 27 — attracted around $16 million for various nonprofits.

May 5, 2022

2022 Giving Challenge Raises more than $16 Million to Support Nearly 700 Nonprofit Organizations

By Press Release,

More than $75 million has been raised over the last decade through eight online giving events supporting nonprofit efforts to address community needs and opportunities. SARASOTA, FL – Wi…

May 1, 2022

Magic Revealed

By Blog, Roxie Jerde, Homepage Spotlight Item, Homepage - Story of Impact, Story of Impact - Featured,

Magicians like to keep their secrets just that – secret. It keeps the audience curious and awaiting the next trick. But this also keeps that mastery among a select few and puts their cra…

April 25, 2022

This Couple Is Donating to All 700 Nonprofits Participating in This Year's Giving Challenge

By Homepage - Story of Impact, Sarasota Magazine,

This year, the Hensons are participating in the Community Foundation of Sarasota County’s Giving Challenge, a 24-hour philanthropic binge that begins at noon on Tuesday, April 26, with 7…

April 15, 2022

2022 Giving Challenge Ignites our Generous Community

By Homepage - Story of Impact,

From noon to noon on April 26 and 27, collaborate, click, and come together for our community! The Community Foundation of Sarasota County presents its 8th Giving Challenge , where everyone ha…