January 6, 2021

The Patterson Foundation Surprises Season of Sharing Agencies

By Story, Homepage - Story of Impact, The Patterson Foundation,

During a surprise virtual event, The Patterson Foundation awarded a one-time honorarium of more than $450,000 to dozens of nonprofit agencies in attendance for all their hard work in the Seaso…

December 29, 2020

Charlotte, Manatee Community Foundations Multiply Charitable Giving Through "Season of Sharing"

By Press Release,

Local gifts made to the regional campaign expand emergency relief from Parrish to Punta Gorda. SARASOTA, FL – Since spring of 2020, community foundations across the country have come tog…

December 23, 2020

Community raises more than $2.5 million for Season of Sharing

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

At the campaign's halfway mark, the Community Foundation of Sarasota County's Season of Sharing campaign has now received more than $2.5 million in donations from the community and local found…

December 11, 2020

Community donates more than $1 million to Season of Sharing campaign

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

About a month into the Community Foundation of Sarasota County’s annual Season of Sharing campaign, the community already has donated more than $1 million to the cause of helping familie…

December 7, 2020

Community Care, Just in Time for the Holidays

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

Symbols of the season popped up early this year as many of us were eager for the comforting images that come with the holidays. Amidst the appearances of faux snowflakes, sand snowmen (complet…

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 16, 2020

Season of Sharing: The community needs your help

By Story, Roxie Jerde, Homepage - Story of Impact, Matt Sauer,

Twenty-twenty has been a year that has tested our grit, determination and wherewithal like no other in recent memory. COVID-19 turned our collective world upside down in the spring and never l…

November 15, 2020

Season of Sharing: A Trusted Resource for Community Caring Amid Disaster

By Story, The Patterson Foundation,

f nothing else, 2020 could be defined by its unpredictability. Each and every one of us found ourselves in circumstances that would have seemed unfathomable prior to COVID-19. While immense in…

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 &…