January 12, 2023

Traditional Scholarship Application is OPEN Through Feb. 15

The Community Foundation of Sarasota County Application open for Scholarship Opportunities The Traditional Scholarship application for students under age 24 is open through February 15, 2023.…

December 16, 2022

Nearly $2 million raised so far to help neighbors through Season of Sharing

SARASOTA, FL – One month into the Community Foundation of Sarasota County’s annual Season of Sharing campaign, local donors have raised nearly $2 million to help their neighbors co…

December 13, 2022

Community Foundation of Sarasota County Awards $180,000 in grants to area nonprofit organizations

Funding supports wide spectrum of needs across the area SARASOTA, FL – The Community Foundation of Sarasota County has awarded 12 nonprofit organizations grants totaling nearly $180,000…

December 7, 2022

Plans for nearly $5 Million of Hurricane Ian Recovery Charitable Donations Underway

The Suncoast Disaster Recovery Fund has identified common funding gaps, best practices to support strategic grantmaking post-crisis. SARASOTA, FL – In the two months since Hurricane Ian&…

September 21, 2022

Community Foundation of Sarasota County Appoints Vice President of Finance, Director of Community Impact

Sarasota, FL – The Community Foundation of Sarasota County has announced the appointment of a financial investment strategist as the Vice President of Finance and the selection of an exp…

September 9, 2022

Community Foundation Welcomes New Board Member

Community Foundation of Sarasota County Welcomes New Board Member Certified Financial Planner Laura Mattia, PH.D., MBA, CFP® will join the Foundation’s Board of Directors. FOR IMME…

August 23, 2022

Give 8/28 Promises a Step Toward Equity

Local Black-Led Nonprofit Organizations Join National Give 8/28 Giving Day to Build a More Equitable Community Grant support from the Community Foundation of Sarasota County will help organiz…

August 8, 2022

Scholarships Manager Selected for Sarasota Chamber's Leadership Sarasota

SARASOTA, FL – The Community Foundation of Sarasota County’s Scholarships Manager, Kay Carrington, was selected to participate in Leadership Sarasota, a program of the Greater Sara…