June 9, 2022

Speed of Trust

By Story, Homepage - Story of Impact, Kirsten Russell,

By Kirsten Russell, Vice President, Community Impact For more than a decade, the Community Foundation of Sarasota County has been building trust among small cohorts of parents to improve the l…

May 9, 2022

Nashville housing model might help thousands in Sarasota-Manatee

By Homepage - Story of Impact,

Amid skyrocketing rents and surging calls for help, local housing advocates are pursuing an innovative Nashville model for increasing housing access that could potentially assist thousands of…

May 6, 2022

2022 Giving Challenge raises $16 million for nonprofits

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

The one-day fundraising event — held from noon April 26 to noon April 27 — attracted around $16 million for various nonprofits.

March 24, 2022

As rents go up and evictions increase, Sarasota's seniors struggle to find places to live

By Story, The Herald-Tribune Media Group,

Most government-subsidized senior housing complexes in the area have no availability. But driving the crisis is that low-cost units on the private market are now disappearing – with land…

May 19, 2019

Legacy Giving: The Ira and Patricia Strauss Fund For Children's Literacy

By Blog, Story, Community Foundation of Sarasota County,

During 47 years of married life, Ira and Patti Strauss built three homes: a beach house in Fire Island, New York; a farm in Schooley’s Mountain, New Jersey; and another beach home on Boc…