July 07, 2020

Community foundation names new board members, appoints officers

Marilyn Thompson, Lynn Wentworth and Mary Lou Winnick. The Community Foundation of Sarasota County is a public charity founded ...

June 30, 2020

Community Foundation Issues More Than $867,400 in Grants

Image: Shutterstock The Community Foundation of Sarasota County has granted more than $867,400 to nearly 40 local nonprofit

June 30, 2020

Teen Court receives Community Foundation grant

Through the Dallas and Elizabeth Dort Charitable Fund at the Community Foundation of Sarasota County, Teen Court of Sarasota ...

June 24, 2020

Community Foundation Awards $1.3 Million in Scholarships

Scholarship recipient Alexis Coleman Image: Courtesy Photo The Community Foundation of Sarasota County awarded more than $1.3...

June 17, 2020

Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Sun Coast Receives Multiple Grants

The agency's needs for a total of $35,895. The Community Foundation of Sarasota County has approved a $10,000 grant to support a...

June 05, 2020

Standing in solidarity, leading with empathy

Is the time. Nelle S. Miller is chairwoman of the Community Foundation of Sarasota County. Roxie Jerde is the foundation’s...

June 05, 2020

COVID-19 needs remain huge in region, please help our neighbors

Impact of the pandemic. The Herald-Tribune and the Community Foundation of Sarasota County reactivated our trusted Season of...

June 03, 2020

Grow Your 2020 Charitable Giving: Increased Deductions under the CARES Act

Take for example “The Giving Challenge,” hosted by the Community Foundation of Sarasota County, which assists over 700 local...

May 29, 2020

During pandemic, region’s community foundations harness customer service tactics

Of us.’” In another act of collaboration, the Community Foundation of Sarasota County, along with other area foundations and...

May 20, 2020

Local scholarships strengthen nursing workforce

19,” said Baumann. SNAC scholarships are administered by the Community Foundation of Sarasota County and Manatee Community...

May 18, 2020

EDITORIAL: Generosity wins out in Giving Challenge

And funding matches was an exceptional feat. Kudos to The Community Foundation of Sarasota County, the Patterson Foundation and...

May 06, 2020

Giving Challenge sets new records

In just 24 hours, the 2020 Giving Challenge generated $18,432,471 in gifts from 58,947 individual donors to 687 organizations in...

April 27, 2020

Giving Challenge begins Tuesday amid economic turmoil

Photo” awards 20 nonprofits for the top photos that tell their 2020 Giving Challenge story. And The Patterson Foundation will...

April 27, 2020

More than ever, Manatee County charities are relying on this year’s Giving Challenge

By Giuseppe Sabella Much like past years, the 2020 Giving Challenge offers a way to support hundreds of charities in Manatee and...

April 26, 2020

Nonprofits hope to double donations through Giving Challenge

Organizations that cultivate the highest number of unique donors during the 2020 Giving Challenge. And an additional 24 groups...