December 11, 2019

Empowering Families and Individuals to Succeed

By Story, Hunter Carpenter,

While we each aspire to lead a successful life in our own way, the path to reaching our greatest potential is often found through education. Education breeds skills and, more importantly, conf…

July 12, 2019

Children First wins Community Foundation grant for women's career readiness

By Story, Evan Ackerman,

The Margaret L. Bates Fund of the Community Foundation of Sarasota County awarded Children First a $5,000 grant to support a Career Readiness for Women course through the agency’s Famili…

May 29, 2019

Community Foundation of Sarasota County Awards $55,000 Supporting Education, Science and Long-Term Career Development with the Cross College Alliance

By Press Release,

SARASOTA, FL – A $55,000 grant to the Cross College Alliance was awarded by an anonymous donor with the Community Foundation of Sarasota County to establish a paid internship program for…

May 24, 2017

Masala Giving Circle Grants Funds to Support the Lives of Young Girls

By Press Release,

On May 15, the Masala Giving Circle, a philanthropic organization of African-American women, held a Grant Awardee Ceremony at the Community Foundation of Sarasota County. This year the grant a…