Talks

Award-Winning Historian the Guest Speaker at March 2 Luncheon

Presidential Medal of Freedom-winning historian David McCullough will be the featured guest at the Gulf Coast Community Foundation’s 2017 Better Together luncheon.

01/20/2017 By Staff

Giving

This Week's Good Deeds

Gala season is in full swing.

01/19/2017 By Staff

Education

Foundation Now Accepting Scholarship Applications

The Gulf Coast Community Foundation is now accepting 2017-2018 scholarship applications online through 11:59 p.m. on Monday, March 6.

01/17/2017 By Staff

Giving

This Week's Good Deeds

Month-long celebrations, generous grants and active students in this week's roundup of locals giving back.

01/12/2017 By Staff

Education

Foundation Becomes Funding Partner for Higher Ed Consortium

The Manatee Community Foundation is joining other local foundations as a funding partner for C4, the Consortium of Colleges on the Creative Coast.

01/11/2017 By Staff

New hires

Senior Living Center Names Interim CEO

Aviva: A Campus for Senior Life has named Jay Solomon as its interim chief executive officer.

01/06/2017 By Staff

New hires

Jewish Family and Children's Service Picks New CEO

Jewish Family and Children’s Service of the Suncoast, Inc. recently selected Heidi Brown as its new CEO.

01/05/2017 By Staff

Giving

This Week's Good Deeds

Several grants in this week's roundup of locals giving back.

01/05/2017 By Staff

Giving

Publix Leads Ranking of 'Most Generous' Companies

United Way Suncoast recently released its list of the "most generous workplaces" in the Sarasota area in 2016, with Publix, FCCI Insurance Group and the School Board of Sarasota County topping the rankings.

12/30/2016 By Staff

Giving

This Week's Good Deeds

Huge fundraisers, generous grants and plenty of holiday cheer in this week's roundup of locals giving back.

12/29/2016 By Staff

Giving

This Week's Good Deeds

Support for child and family therapy, rap and art for a cause and more in this week's roundup of locals giving back.

12/15/2016 By Staff

New hires

Theater Picks New Development Director

The Westcoast Black Theatre Troupe recently named Debra Flynt-Garrett as the development director for the organization.

12/14/2016 By Staff

Giving

This Week's Good Deeds

Galas, educational grants, help for Haiti and more in this week's roundup of locals giving back.

12/08/2016 By Staff

Giving

This Week's Good Deeds

Scholarship donations, grants to fight homelessness and more in this week's roundup of locals giving back.

12/01/2016 By Staff

Animals

Animal Rescue Coalition Performs Surgery No. 50,000

The Animal Rescue Coalition recently announced that it has spayed or neutered 50,000 dogs and cats since the organization's founding in 1998.

11/22/2016 By Staff

Events

Electrical Upgrades Coming to Venice Airport Festival Grounds

The Gulf Coast Community Foundation recently awarded a $20,000 grant to the Suncoast Foundation for Handicapped Children for a project to increase the electrical capacity at the Venice Municipal Airport Festival Grounds.

11/22/2016 By Staff

Giving

Community Foundation Leaders Discuss Work at December Luncheon

Leaders from some of our area's community foundations will discuss the state of philanthropy in our community during a Sarasota Tiger Bay Club luncheon on Thursday, Dec. 1.

11/22/2016 By Staff

The arts

Theater Launches $6 Million Fundraising Campaign

The Westcoast Black Theatre Troupe recently launched its Heart & Soul Capital Campaign, an effort to raise $6 million to transform the organization's 2.5-acre, two-building campus at 10th Street and Orange Avenue.

11/18/2016 By Staff

Giving

This Week's Good Deeds

A superhero-themed adoption, several community grants and more in this week's roundup of locals giving back.

11/17/2016 By Staff

New hires

Venice Nonprofit Picks New Chief Development Officer

The Loveland Center, a nonprofit that helps adults with developmental disabilities, recently hired Rafael Robles as its chief development officer.

11/15/2016 By Staff