February 15, 2021

Season of Sharing's inspiring impact

The life-altering impact that a disaster has on our lives is more pronounced now than at any time in recent memory. Much like a catastrophic hurricane, the COVID-19 pandemic has altered the fo…

February 8, 2021

“Season of Sharing” Reaches More than $3.7 Million in Donations throughout 21st Annual Campaign

Since March 2020, the community-wide campaign has raised more than $6.5 million to provide stability for the community’s most vulnerable. SARASOTA, FL – Three months of unparallele…

February 7, 2021

Over $3.7 million donated to 21st Season of Sharing campaign

As the Season of Sharing fundraising campaign ends, the campaign’s 21st year proved to be another record-breaking one with the community raising over $3.7 million. The Community Foundati…

January 6, 2021

The Patterson Foundation Surprises Season of Sharing Agencies

During a surprise virtual event, The Patterson Foundation awarded a one-time honorarium of more than $450,000 to dozens of nonprofit agencies in attendance for all their hard work in the Seaso…

December 29, 2020

Charlotte, Manatee Community Foundations Multiply Charitable Giving Through "Season of Sharing"

Local gifts made to the regional campaign expand emergency relief from Parrish to Punta Gorda. SARASOTA, FL – Since spring of 2020, community foundations across the country have come tog…

December 23, 2020

Community raises more than $2.5 million for Season of Sharing

At the campaign's halfway mark, the Community Foundation of Sarasota County's Season of Sharing campaign has now received more than $2.5 million in donations from the community and local found…

December 11, 2020

Community donates more than $1 million to Season of Sharing campaign

About a month into the Community Foundation of Sarasota County’s annual Season of Sharing campaign, the community already has donated more than $1 million to the cause of helping familie…

December 7, 2020

Community Care, Just in Time for the Holidays

Symbols of the season popped up early this year as many of us were eager for the comforting images that come with the holidays. Amidst the appearances of faux snowflakes, sand snowmen (complet…