December 28, 2021

Sarasota residents will soon have a quality of life digital dashboard

Using massive amounts of anonymous public data, New College's Applied Data Science students are working with Community Foundation of Sarasota County to build a tool to help decision-makers fin…

December 9, 2021

In Times of Change

The 2020 Giving Challenge came at a crucial time for Hope 4 Communities. In a time of change amidst the unknown, the Giving Challenge gave us and our partner churches the capacity to continuin…

December 1, 2021

Community Foundation Awards Grant to Truly Valued

Truly Valued is the grateful recipient of a grant from the Sheldon L. German Fund and Edward K. Roberts Emerging Needs Fund of the Community Foundation of Sarasota County. This investment will…

October 27, 2021

Sarasota Audubon Awarded Grant to Support COVID Retrofit of Nature Center

Thanks to a $3,700 grant from the Community Foundation of Sarasota County, visitors to the Celery Fields will soon be able to stop in at the Sarasota Audubon Nature Center for information on t…

October 25, 2021

Transition Sarasota Awarded Grant from the Community Foundation

Transition Sarasota is a non-profit organization, of the greater Transition US movement, committed to developing community-driven solutions for our local food system. Our vision is a sustainab…

October 20, 2021

Conservation Foundation Awarded $10,000 Capacity Building Grant

Community Foundation of Sarasota County recently awarded a $10,000 Capacity Building Grant to Conservation Foundation of the Gulf Coast to upgrade their customer relationship management (CRM)…

October 6, 2021

Ringling College Awarded Grants to Support Community, Diversity and Inclusion

The award of two grants totaling $25,000 from the Community Foundation of Sarasota County was recently given to support the Center for Diversity and Inclusion (CDI) at Ringling College of Art…

August 31, 2021

Local Black-Led Nonprofits Raised More Than $20,000 During ‘Give 8/28'

During the fourth annual “Give 8/28” national giving day on Aug. 28, 15 local Black-led and Black-serving nonprofit organizations raised more than $20,000 from nearly 200 donors in…