Grant Report

Sarasota Memorial Health Care System Receives $25 Million Gift

Plus, the Selby Foundation awards a $100,000 grant to Season of Sharing and more.

12/18/2023 By Staff

Wash Out

Thanks to an Incoming Winter Storm, We're in For a Wet, Windy Weekend

Heavy rains and gusty winds will continue through Sunday, followed by a cold front on Monday and Tuesday.

12/15/2023 By Staff

Fast Track

Florida Center for Early Childhood Hires Chief Philanthropy Officer

Plus, Manatee County announces its Principal and Assistant Principal of the Year awards, and more.

12/04/2023 By Staff

Grant Report

Selby Foundation Approves More Than $823,000 in Grants

Plus, WBTT receives a $40,000 Arts Appreciation Grant and more.

12/04/2023 By Staff

Grant Report

Sarasota Chamber 'Opportunities For All' Initiative Awards Grants to 20 Minority-Owned Businesses

Plus, arts appreciation grants and more.

11/27/2023 By Staff

Fast Track

All Faiths Food Bank CEO Sandra Frank Recognized by Feeding America

Plus, Tidewell Foundation hires a new president and more.

11/20/2023 By Staff

Grant Report

Barancik Foundation Awards $5 Million in Grants

Plus, Impact100 SRQ names its 2024 grant recipients and more.

11/13/2023 By Staff

Fast Track

Manatee Memorial Hospital Names New Chief Nursing Officer

Plus, the Barancik Foundation names its 2024 TIME fellowship recipients and more.

11/13/2023 By Staff

Good Deeds

All Faiths Food Bank Will Distribute More Than 13,000 Turkeys and Side Dishes Ahead of Thanksgiving

Turkey distributions will take place at multiple locations, including the Van Wezel and Ed Smith Stadium.

11/10/2023 By Staff

The Story of Tonight

Don't Throw Away Your Shot: Single Tickets for 'Hamilton' Go on Sale Nov. 16

You'll want to be in the room where it happens.

11/09/2023 By Staff

Grant Report

Community Foundation of Sarasota County Awards $80,000 in Grants

Plus, the Virginia B. Toulmin Foundation donates $140,000 to Children First and more.

11/06/2023 By Staff

Heroes in a Half Shell

Mote Reports Record-Breaking 2023 Sea Turtle Nesting Season

This year’s total is the fifth highest overall since Mote's Sea Turtle Conservation and Research Program program began 42 years ago.

11/06/2023 By Staff

Fast Track

AG Lafley Rejoins Bay Park Conservancy as CEO

Lafley replaces outgoing CEO Stephanie Crockatt. Plus, USF's Karen Holbrook named chair of the Bradenton Area Economic Development Corp. and more.

10/30/2023 By Staff

Fast Track

Nelle S. Miller Appointed President, CEO of All Faiths Food Bank

Plus, Sarasota County Schools announced its principal and assistant principal of the year, and more.

10/20/2023 By Staff

Grant Report

USF Sarasota-Manatee PAInT Program Receives $2.6 Million Grant

Plus, the Community Foundation of Sarasota County awards $625,000 in hurricane relief grants, and more.

10/20/2023 By Staff

Behind the Music

Venice Symphony Announces 50th Anniversary Season

In addition to its annual fall concert series, the symphony will lead a year-long array of public engagements and initiatives throughout the community.

10/17/2023 By Staff

Fast Track

Hosana Fieber Named New CEO of Tervis

Plus, Sarah Cartwright is promoted to chief curator at The Ringling, and more.

10/16/2023 By Staff


La Musica Announces 38th Season Lineup

Highlights include a chance to hear Schubert's two piano trios, performances by musicians from New York's Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center and a spring festival.

10/10/2023 By Staff

Grant Report

Jewish Federation of Sarasota-Manatee Receives the Largest Gift in Its History

Plus, Florida Center for Early Childhood receives a $1 million grant from the Barancik Foundation and more.

10/09/2023 By Staff

Fast Track

Richard Corcoran Named New College President

Plus, Rex Jensen was selected as the recipient of Zonda's Legand Award, Nancy Kipnis joins Marie Selby Botanical Gardens as VP of strategic communications and marketing and more.

10/09/2023 By Staff