Congratulations for being selected for a grant opportunity with the Community Foundation of Sarasota County. We look forward to seeing the results of the great work you can accomplish with this funding. As a grantee of the Community Foundation, we expect the below Grant Reporting Requirements.


If you are looking for available grant opportunities, please visit our nonprofit section for current listings and information on how to apply.

Grant Reporting Requirements

Press Release

A press release demonstrating how this funding will contribute to your organization's work and success. Please reference our Press Kit to help draft your message and coordinate review with Mischa Kirby, APR, Vice President of Strategy and Communications, at

Story of Impact

Share how your funding contributed to your organization's work and success within our community through a Story of Impact. 

What can be a Story of Impact?
  • Press Release
  • Blogs
  • Videos
  • Testimonials
  • Articles
  • Podcasts / Audio Recordings

Please reference our Press Kit to help draft your message and coordinate review with Mischa Kirby, APR, Vice President of Strategy and Communications, at

Looking for examples? Check out the latest Stories of Impact.

Grant Report

A final grant report must be submitted within 12 months of receiving the grant. You can access the grant report form electronically by logging into our online grants module at  

Once you log in, click on the title of the grant for which you are submitting a report. You should see a section titled “Grant Report” at the bottom of the page. If you cannot access the grant report or you have questions about what we are asking for, please do not hesitate to reach out.

If your organization wishes to extend the grant period, you must receive written permission by emailing

Please note: An incomplete, late, or missing report will delay opportunities to apply for grants in the future.

Resources for Grantees

Eligibility Requirements

Press Kit for Grantees

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