To the Numbers
The nonprofit served 22 families, including 34 children, and increased its community impact by 82 percent over the previous year.
Piekarz—most recently director of philanthropy for the Conservation Foundation of the Gulf Coast—will lead major growth in fundraising efforts for Mote.
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The ranking is based on financial performance, quality of work and contribution to the TapSnap brand.
It's the largest Parkinson's event in the U.S.
Eat This Now
Just in time for Valentine's Day.
They are Umbreen Khalidi-Majeed, Dr. Carol F. Probstfeld, Michael Saunders and Heather Kasten.
Cumberland Advisors has partnered with USF Sarasota-Manatee for the third year in a row.
Justin Bloom will speak at the next meeting of the Sarasota County Council of Neighborhood Associations.
Chris Tomasso will be the featured speaker at the next luncheon of the Central West Coast chapter of the Florida Public Relations Association.
Claudia Barnett of Premier Sotheby’s International Realty was recently elected to the Sarasota Historic Preservation Board post.
The developers behind CitySide recently opened a new sales studio for their second project in the Rosemary District, The Bayside Club.
Sarasota filmmaker Kathryn Parks was recently honored at the Sunshine City Film Festival for her short film 50 Words.
Michael Saunders & Company recently hired Lindsay Nock.
Representatives from Cabot Creamery last week set up at The Glasser/Schoenbaum Human Services Center to feed 175 volunteers and staffers.
The downtown Sarasota restaurant Salute! Ristorante & Enoteca was recently given a new name and logo.
Sarasota County's University of Florida Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences office is offering the class on Wednesday, Feb. 13.
The Taste of the Market will feature live music, raffles, a disco dance competition, food from market vendors and a cash bar.
Minto Communities and Margaritaville Holdings are celebrating the new marina at One Particular Harbour on Saturday, Feb. 9.
Dickinson & Gibbons, P.A., recently hired Camile Campagna.
The nation's unemployment rate rose from 3.9 percent to 4 percent last month, according to new federal data.