Take Part in the Giving Challenge (Noon to Noon, April 28–29, 2020)
An exciting 24-hour giving event supporting hundreds of nonprofit organizations serving Sarasota, Manatee, Charlotte, and
Since 2012, donors in our community have generously supported the Community Foundation of Sarasota County’s Giving Challenge — a 24-hour giving event that has collectively raised more than $40 million to benefit 700+ nonprofit organizations serving our four-county area.
In 2018, the Giving Challenge event surpassed previous years by raising nearly $12 million to benefit nonprofit organizations listed and verified on The Giving Partner, our powerful online resource for donors who want to better understand the needs and opportunities to be realized by supporting our nonprofit partners.
The Giving Challenge returns from Noon to Noon on April 28–29, 2020, for 24 hours of inspired giving that comes to life both online and in-person across our region. Stay tuned for more details.
2018 Giving Challenge
For 24 hours during the 2018 Giving Challenge, our community's generosity came to life through dozens of events and celebrations. These are just a few of the fun-filled moments that inspired giving and celebrated the work our nonprofit community makes happen each day.
(June 2018; 5 minutes)