September 21, 2022

Community Foundation of Sarasota County Appoints Vice President of Finance, Director of Community Impact

Sarasota, FL – The Community Foundation of Sarasota County has announced the appointment of a financial investment strategist as the Vice President of Finance and the selection of an exp…

September 9, 2022

Community Foundation Welcomes New Board Member

Community Foundation of Sarasota County Welcomes New Board Member Certified Financial Planner Laura Mattia, PH.D., MBA, CFP® will join the Foundation’s Board of Directors. FOR IMME…

August 23, 2022

Give 8/28 Promises a Step Toward Equity

Local Black-Led Nonprofit Organizations Join National Give 8/28 Giving Day to Build a More Equitable Community Grant support from the Community Foundation of Sarasota County will help organiz…

August 8, 2022

Scholarships Manager Selected for Sarasota Chamber's Leadership Sarasota

SARASOTA, FL – The Community Foundation of Sarasota County’s Scholarships Manager, Kay Carrington, was selected to participate in Leadership Sarasota, a program of the Greater Sara…

July 29, 2022

Vice President of Community Impact Picked for Leadership Florida

SARASOTA, FL – The Community Foundation of Sarasota County’s Vice President of Community Impact, Kirsten Russell, was selected as one of 55 professionals from across the state of F…

July 22, 2022

Community Foundation of Sarasota County Retires, with Replacement Ready

Sarasota native Laura Spencer has worked for three of the region’s most prominent entities over the past 34 years: leading CPA firm Kerkering Barberio; drinkware manufacturer Tervis, wher…

June 21, 2022

Millions in Scholarships from Community Foundation of Sarasota County Support Local Students Completing Degrees

SARASOTA, FL – During a time of increased costs for gas, food, and school supplies, young adults pursuing higher education are also facing higher prices for enrollment in secondary educa…

June 16, 2022

Masala Giving Circle awards $20,000 in grants to support the African American community in Sarasota and Manatee Counties

SARASOTA - June 29, 2022 Masala Giving Circle has announced the recipients of their 2022 grants. FUNducation, Inc. will receive a grant of $10,000 for their project, “Betty J. Johnson No…