August 12, 2020

Community Foundation of Sarasota County & Herald Tribune Media Group Establish Journalism Partnership

By Press Release, Homepage Spotlight Item,

A dedicated journalist will cover nonprofit and community response efforts related to the COVID-19 pandemic. SARASOTA, FL – Building upon the 20-year partnership of “Season of Sha…

August 5, 2020

Philanthropists Offer Matching Opportunity for COVID-19 Hunger Relief

By Story, All Faiths Food Bank,

In response to a significant increase in need due to the economic impacts of the coronavirus, a $500,000 match has been provided from the Joe and Mary Kay Henson Family Fund. An anonymous dono…

July 30, 2020

Riding Toward Ambiguous Finish Lines

By Blog, Roxie Jerde, Homepage - Blog,

Dear Friends: Normally, at this time of year I would be writing to you about how was I inspired by caring Iowans during my annual cycling trip across Iowa, RAGBRAI, Des Moines Register's Ann…

July 26, 2020

Season of Sharing: Sweating out the eviction notice

By Story, Homepage - Story of Impact, Billy Cox,

Season of Sharing helps keep renters off the streets — for now

July 22, 2020

Aviva | Supporting COVID-19 Testing for Staff, Keeping Campus Safe

By Story, Aviva,

Aviva has been awarded a grant of $25,000 from the James Franklin Warnell & Dorothy J. Warnell Fund of the Community Foundation of Sarasota County for COVID-19 testing of our staff members.

July 4, 2020

Guiding Lights of Our Community

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

In this decisive phase of accessing community needs, our recovery is only as strong as the tools, resources, and voices that come together to create it.

July 1, 2020

Listening and Learning from the Voices of Our Community

By Blog, Roxie Jerde, Homepage - Blog,

Dear Friends and Family: The hearts and minds of our resilient community are resolute on the path forward for a thoughtful recovery. Recent COVID-19 crises have touched every family, individu…

June 18, 2020

Goodwill Manasota receives $23,000 grant to support key staff positions

By Story, Goodwill Manasota,

To help support staff positions in the mission-critical areas of career and veterans’ services, the Community Foundation of Sarasota County has granted $23,000 to Goodwill Manasota. The…

June 11, 2020

Local Foundations Advance Children First Mission During Pandemic

By Story, Tampa Bay Newswire,

Children First was awarded $27,500 in community grant support from three local foundations to aid the agency in remaining operationally resilient. As the exclusive provider of Head Start and E…