November 2, 2021

Community Foundation of Sarasota County Earns National Recognition, Awarded Re-Accreditation, Named Top Employer

The three-year renewal of accreditation and 4-star rating on Charity Navigator demonstrate a commitment to financial stewardship and operational excellence SARASOTA, FL – The Community…

October 25, 2021

New College of Florida and the Community Foundation of Sarasota County Partner on Data-Based Initiatives

SARASOTA, FL – A new data-centric initiative has been established between New College of Florida and the Community Foundation of Sarasota County to share community trends and enhance the…

October 21, 2021

Community Foundation of Sarasota County Awards 12 Grants Promoting Equity for Healthcare, Education, and Human Services

The more than $320,000 in funding will support nonprofit organizations in equitably expanding access to services and opportunities. SARASOTA, FL – The Community Foundation of Sarasota C…

September 28, 2021

Community Foundation of Sarasota County to Host Virtual Community Voices Discussion on Connecting People and Ideas

The October conversation will bring together three nonprofit leaders who are centering diverse perspectives and thoughts to enrich our region. SARASOTA, FL – On Tuesday, October 5, 9:0…

September 2, 2021

More Than $2 Million in Scholarships from Community Foundation of Sarasota County Changes Futures of 495 Students

Students in Sarasota, Manatee, Charlotte, and DeSoto counties receive support and opportunities to pursue further education. SARASOTA, FL – Nearly 500 traditional and adult students who…

August 31, 2021

Local Black-Led, Black-Serving Nonprofit Organizations Raise More than $20,000 during Give 8/28 National Giving Day

Six organizations were recognized within the top 25 fundraisers out of more than 300 causes nationwide. SARASOTA, FL – During the fourth annual Give 8/28 national giving day on August 28…

August 24, 2021

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 organizations kickstart their campaigns. SARASOTA, FL – To culminate the month-long celebration of Black Philant…

August 6, 2021

Community Foundation of Sarasota County and Local Partners Collaborate to Support Student Literacy and Teacher Professional Development to Inform Intervention Strategies, Help Predict Dyslexia

Through the Strauss Literacy Initiative, families, teachers, and partners are reimagining opportunities for struggling readers at all ages to uncover many often undiagnosed with this learning…