November 16, 2020

Meet some of the people who make Season of Sharing possible

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

Season of Sharing's annual fundraiser begins today. Here are some of the people – from donors to social workers to fiscal agents – who make this community safety net a reality. Rea…

November 5, 2020

Ringling Museum features works of young artists

By Story, Kimberly Kuizon,

When COVID-19 put a stop to in-person art programs, the Ringling's Education Department began creating online activities for the museum's youngest visitors and their families. The artwork now…

October 30, 2020

Education Matters: Learning Virtually from the Van Wezel

By Story, Ryan Van Cleave, Homepage - Story of Impact,

While the arts teach us a host of valuable lessons, creativity and problem solving are right in the mix. Enter the world of virtual education. From March on, the Van Wezel team embraced techno…

October 29, 2020

All Faiths Food Bank to distribute thousands of turkeys on Nov. 7

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

On November 7, frozen turkeys and side dishes will be distributed at Van Wezel (777 N. Tamiami Tr., Sarasota), starting at 9 a.m. and continuing as long as supplies last. The funds for the tur…

October 27, 2020

Community Foundation of Sarasota County Announces Date of Next Giving Challenge For Spring 2022

By Press Release,

The 24-hour giving day will be held April 26-27, 2022 and will be the eighth of its kind, providing millions in unrestricted funding to hundreds of area nonprofit organizations SARASOTA, FL &…

October 10, 2020

In Venice, a fire engine house gets another $55,000 matching grant

By Story, Venice Gondolier,

Venice Heritage Inc. has received a $55,000 matching grant to built a showcase to house the city’s 1926 American LaFrance fire engine. The funds are held at the Community Foundation of…

October 9, 2020

Lighthouse Vision Loss Education Center Launches New Website

By Story, SRQ Media,

Today, Lighthouse Vision Loss Education Center officially announces the launch of its new website and can be viewed by visiting Funding for the upgrade of th…

October 8, 2020

Music in Transition | Greater Sarasota with ensemblenewSRQ

By Story, Homepage - Story of Impact, WEDU PBS,

In this episode of Greater Sarasota, discover what it means to play music that defies genre in these times that defy normalcy. Get a behind-the-scenes look at ensemblenewSRQ as they open u…

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…