June 5, 2023

Summer Programs Supply Vital Safety Nets for Area Families

By Press Release, Blog, Roxie Jerde, Homepage - Blog,

The last bells of the school year are a sound that many people connect with joyful pursuits outfitted with beach trips and backyard barbecues. But the reality for many families is that the fi…

June 2, 2023

Always Remember

By Blog, Homepage Spotlight Item,

Like many Americans, I had the opportunity over the Memorial Day holiday to reflect on the sacrifices of those who gave everything they had to ensure our freedom. It is humbling to consider th…

June 1, 2023

A Time to Every Purpose

By Blog, Mischa Kirby,

“In recovery new needs continue to emerge. We continue to learn and unearth new things that you can’t know in those initial days, weeks, and months after a disaster.” &ndash…

May 11, 2023

Improving Literacy Letter by Letter

By Blog, Elizabeth Djinis,

The teacher has a card with two letters on it: “Aw.” She faces it towards a group of five students seated at a blue semicircular table. “What other letter makes the ‘…

May 5, 2023

Harvest House awarded $120,000 grant to support '2Gen' programs

By Blog, Homepage - Story of Impact,

Harvest House has received a $120,000, three-year grant from the Community Foundation of Sarasota County to provide classroom equipment for the organization's Life Enrichment Campus and to sup…

May 4, 2023

CreArte Latino Cultural Center Presents “Nuestra Comunidad”

By Blog, Homepage - Story of Impact,

CreArte Latino announces a new informational series called “Nuestra Comunidad” (Our Community). The program, which starts on May 17, features a series of monthly presentations and…

May 1, 2023

Lift Every Voice and Sing

By Blog, Roxie Jerde, Homepage Spotlight Item,

In a world where a single click can deliver your ideas to a mass audience across the globe, it can be easy to overlook the power of local, community voices. These voices can become powerful, r…

April 28, 2023

Celebration of life set for former ambassador who retired to Sarasota

By Blog, Earle Kimel,

To Ronald Gault, his friend – the late Jim Joseph – was a man for all seasons, with an uncanny ability to engage in debate on a broad range of ideas and react to them almost with a…

April 28, 2023

Discovering Surprises through the Literacy Council of Sarasota

By Blog, Nefeli Protopsalti,

Editor’s note: This blogpost was written as a part of Ringling College of Art and Design’s Storytelling for Community Engagement: Ringling Student Views course, fall semester 2022,…