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 24, 2021

Friends of the Florida Maritime Museum Launch Website and Social Media

The Friends of the Florida Maritime Museum launched FLMaritimeFriends.org and their new social media accounts on August 20, 2021. The Friends of the Florida Maritime Museum's mission since its…

July 16, 2021

Harvest House Brings Trauma Intelligence Training for Staff

Editor's Note: This message was authored by Erin Minor, Chief Executive Officer of Harvest House. Have you ever needed to hit the “reset” button? For us at Harvest House, it was ti…

June 23, 2021

Lighthouse Vision Loss Education Center Awarded Capacity Building Grant

Through the generosity of the Elizabeth C. Muth Fund and Edward K. Roberts Emerging Needs Fund through the Community Foundation of Sarasota County, the Lighthouse Vision Loss Education Center…

March 31, 2021

The Building Blocks of Nonprofit Capacity

Dear Friends: Childhood favorite toys like a box of LEGO® or Lincoln Logs gave many of us our first taste of complex thinking. Between sorting shapes, sizes, and colors, we also had to thi…