January 12, 2022

NAMI Sarasota-Manatee receives grant to support mental health services

The National Alliance on Mental Illness Sarasota and Manatee Counties has received a generous Capacity Building Grant from the Jerome and Lillian Barnett Fund of the Community Foundation of Sa…

December 5, 2021

Children First Receives Mental Health And Child Safety Support From Community Foundation Of Sarasota County

The Community Foundation of Sarasota County has provided Children First with a $30,000 Equity and Access Grant to support access to mental health care for Sarasota County’s most vulnerab…

December 1, 2021

A Healthier Community: The Caring Legacy of J. Robert and Mary Jane Donnelly

When J. Robert and Mary Jane Donnelly moved to Nokomis, Florida in 1987 from Republic, Michigan, they fell in love with their new home and the many possibilities to engage their community on a…

November 29, 2021

Multicultural Health Institute Awarded $30,000 to Care Navigation Program

The Community Foundation of Sarasota County granted $30,000 through its Equity and Access Grant program to support the MHI Safekeeper Care Coordination Program. With this funding provided by t…

November 22, 2021

ALSO Youth expands counseling services with grant support

The nonprofit was founded in 1992 to serve LGBTQ youth ages 13-24 in Sarasota County. It expanded into Manatee County late last year, allowing the organization to provide events, programming a…

July 19, 2021

Child Protection Center Awarded Grant for Mental Health Services

The Child Protection Center, Inc. (CPC) has received a $50,000 grant supporting mental health services for children suffering from child abuse in Sarasota County. This funding has been provide…

July 14, 2021

Mental Health Care Grant Awarded to Forty Carrots Family Center

The Community Foundation of Sarasota County through the James Franklin Warnell & Dorothy J. Warnell Fund and the Edward K. Roberts Fund recently awarded Forty Carrots Family Center a $20,0…

July 2, 2021

Planned Parenthood receives grant for priority populations

Planned Parenthood of Southwest and Central Florida was awarded a $50,000 grant. The money was granted to the organization by the Community Foundation of Sarasota County to support sexual and…