December 13, 2021

Community Foundation of Sarasota County Expands Talent with Staff Promotions, Appointments, National Fellowship

SARASOTA, FL – The Community Foundation of Sarasota County has announced the promotion of a longstanding staff member, appointment of a seasoned development professional, and the accepta…

December 2, 2021

A Generous Mindset and Courageous Leadership Warm All Hearts

While I’ve traveled across Florida and the southeast this last year and half, it’s been a while since I had the chance to gather with leaders from other philanthropic institutions.…

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…

July 1, 2021

The Conversation Starts Locally

Homegrown ideas have a way of catching on far beyond their initial geographies. Consider our region for a moment. Two of the top three selling master planned communities in the nation are he…

June 29, 2021

Community Foundation of Sarasota County Elects New Officers, Welcomes New Board Member

Daniel DeLeo holds the role of Chair, Marilyn Thompson as Vice Chair, while Jeff Troiano will join the board for a three-year term. Pictured Above (from left to right): Marilyn Thompson, Vice…

June 7, 2021

Sharing Time in Service of Others

There’s an idiom in business that what you measure matters. In philanthropy, there are many measurements – outcomes, lives changed, program results, financial management and years…

May 18, 2021

Community Foundation of Sarasota County Appoints Director of Organizational Capacity

Lisa Carter will lead employee development, technology, and organizational culture SARASOTA, FL – With a growing staff of 32 members, the Community Foundation of Sarasota County has crea…

May 6, 2021

Small Community, Big Heart

While meeting with a wonderful couple who have partnered with the Community Foundation of Sarasota County for many years, one donor mentioned that as I get to know Sarasota County, I will find…