March 17, 2021

Suncoast Black Arts Collaborative Panel | Diversity in Arts & Media

By Story, Suncoast Black Arts Collaborative,

The Suncoast Black Arts Collaborative, a nonprofit organization that promotes using the unifying power of the arts to nurture inclusion and diversity across the regional arts and cultural land…

February 1, 2021

Paths of Possibilities

By Blog, Roxie Jerde, Homepage Spotlight Item,

Dear Friends: There is a lot of talk right now about terms like equity and inclusiveness. That’s a good thing. The moment demands it. But not just this moment. And while we need to talk…

January 28, 2021

Forty Carrots Receives Grant to Help Fund Program for Incarcerated Parents

By Story, Sarasota Magazine,

The Community Foundation of Sarasota County has approved a $19,039 Equity and Access grant to Forty Carrots Family Center to support its parenting education programs at the Sarasota County jai…

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 11, 2021

Community Foundation of Sarasota County Awards Five Grants Promoting Equity and Access for Underrepresented, Geographically Underserved Communities

By Press Release,

Grants focus on educational and health care equity SARASOTA, FL – In its first ever Equity and Access competitive grant cycle, the Community Foundation of Sarasota County has awarded fiv…

January 2, 2021

Suncoast Black Arts Collaborative Hosts Arts & Racial Justice Panel

By Story, Suncoast Black Arts Collaborative,

The Suncoast Black Arts Collaborative, a nonprofit organization that promotes using the unifying power of the arts to nurture inclusion and diversity across the regional arts and cultural land…

December 18, 2020

Library Foundation for Sarasota County Expands Diverse Collections

By Story, Library Foundation for Sarasota County,

Thanks to a generous grant from the Edward K. Roberts Emerging Needs Fund, the library will be able to purchase new materials by diverse authors. Books foster learning, increase understanding…

October 6, 2020

Local Nonprofits Share Impact of Give 8/28 Accomplishments

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

September 28, 2020

Project 180, dedicated to prisoner reentry, celebrates second chance employers

By Story, The Herald-Tribune Media Group,

Now entering its seventh season, the Strong Voices Strong Subjects Lecture Series is designed to provide meaningful public education about prisoner reentry issues from nationally recognized sc…