February 22, 2022

Science and Environment Council Awarded $10,000 Grant

The Science and Environment Council (SEC) recently received a $10,000 Capacity Building grant from the Community Foundation of Sarasota County. Incorporated in 2001, the SEC marked its 20th ye…

January 31, 2022

Friends of Shannon Staub Public Library Receives Capacity Building Grant

The Friends of Shannon Staub Public Library knew its logo and website needed to be updated — noting that in 2021. The website www.friendsofsspl.org, had not evolved, it said in a rece…

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 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…