February 6, 2021

Placemaking and Possibilities for All Generations

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

The places we call home hold value far beyond any ZIP code or pin on Google Maps. Our front doors are the starting line for the personal relationships, job opportunities and time spent with ot…

January 28, 2021

Family Promise of South Sarasota County - Bridge Housing Program

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

Family Promise of South Sarasota County (FPSSC) is pleased to have received $29,800 from the Community Foundation of Sarasota County’s Equity and Access Grant Program. FPSSC received the…

January 13, 2021

Affordable housing complex 'Lofts on Lemon' breaks ground

By Story, Homepage - Story of Impact, Laura Finaldi,

There may be plenty of jobs in downtown Sarasota, but when it comes to finding affordable, convenient housing for the workforce, there aren't a lot of options. That's why community stakeholder…

May 10, 2020

Life Among Public Housing Residents in the Context of a Pandemic

By Blog, Michelle Stears,

Editor's Note: Michelle Stears is the Family and Youth Services Manager at Sarasota Housing Authority.
It’s Monday morning and I’ve already exchanged close to ten emails wit…

December 4, 2019

Showing Community Care

By Story, Hunter Carpenter,

Each of us cares for our community in a unique way. For donors working with the Community Foundation of Sarasota County, it means being a resource during challenging times, with a mindset to l…

November 13, 2019

Community Foundation of Sarasota County Issues Grants in Support of Placemaking, LGBTQ+ Initiatives, Cultural Development & the Arts

By Press Release,

SARASOTA, FL – The Community Foundation of Sarasota County has issued several grants to local nonprofits to enhance programs that support placemaking, LGBTQ+ initiatives, and cultural de…

September 11, 2019

Hermitage Uses Community Foundation Grant for Special Project

By Story, Kelly Fores,

The Hermitage Artist Retreat recently utilized a $2,500 grant from the George J. & Alice Pugh Donor Advised Fund of the Community Foundation of Sarasota County...