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All Faiths Food Bank

Together with our partners, we provide healthy solutions to end hunger in our community.


Animal Rescue Coalition

Providing and promoting spay and neuter as a means to end shelter overcrowding and senseless euthanasia.


Boys & Girls Clubs of Sarasota and DeSoto Counties

The mission of the Boys & Girls Clubs of Sarasota and DeSoto Counties is to enable all young people, especially those who need us most, to reach their full potential as productive, caring, responsible citizens.


Catholic Charities, Diocese of Venice

In devotion and adherence to the teachings of Jesus and the Catholic Church, we seek to serve and empower ALL in need regardless of race, nationality or creed.


Children First, Inc.

The mission of Children First is to strengthen children and families by improving the quality of their lives through a comprehensive approach to development, education, health, and well-being.


Cat Depot

Our mission is to save lives, find loving homes, and provide resources and education to improve the destiny of homeless cats.


Forty Carrots Family Center

We envision a future where all children are raised in homes where they are loved, nurtured and protected.


Goodwill Manasota

Changing lives through the power of work.


Halo Arts Project, Inc

“By engaging the public in creative experiences we are able to provide vital support for artists, filling critical financial gaps in artists’ needs and using it to build our community.”


Harvest House

Our mission is to champion hope and transform lives by revitalizing neighborhoods and providing service-enriched housing programs.


John Hopkins All Children’s Foundation

We work with the community to turn compassion into philanthropic action that supports the mission of Johns Hopkins All Children’s Hospital—to provide leadership in child health through treatment, education, advocacy and research.


JoshProvides Epilepsy Assistance Foundation

To improve the quality of life for those living with epilepsy or other seizure disorders.


Marie Selby Botanical Gardens

To provide bayfront sanctuaries connecting people to air plants of the world, native nature, and our regional history.


Meals on Wheels PLUS of Manatee

To assist individuals to live independently by providing nutrition and caring, supportive services.


Mote Marine Laboratory & Aquarium

Mote Marine Laboratory & Aquarium is a nonprofit, independent marine research organization with world-class scientists dedicated to the conservation and sustainable use of our oceans through research and education.


New College Foundation

We raise funds to support the students and faculty of New College of Florida, a nationally recognized institution of higher learning that educates intellectually curious students for lives of great achievement.


Planned Parenthood of Southwest and Central Florida

To provide affordable access to comprehensive, respectful reproductive health care and accurate health information through patient care, education and advocacy.


State College of Florida Foundation (SCFF)

We connect donors’ passions and regional partners with State College of Florida’s outstanding students, faculty, programs and community, and we steward foundation assets consistent with our donors’ intent.


SunCoast Blood Centers

SunCoast Blood Centers provides a reliable supply of quality blood products and services to hospitals and health centers in need.


The Florida Center for Early Childhood

To help build and foster strong families and expand the potential of young children.


The Jewish Federation of Sarasota-Manatee

Our mission is to strengthen Jewish life and identity in our community, provide for Jewish people in need, and promote support for Israel.


University of South Florida Sarasota-Manatee Campus

The University of South Florida Sarasota-Manatee campus is a student-centered, research-focused, community-engaged campus that enhances lives through education and makes a significant economic and cultural impact in the region.


Van Wezel Foundation

The mission of the Van Wezel Foundation is to create a world-class performing arts center that enriches the community, supports arts education and inspires young minds.


Wildlife Center of Southwest Florida

To protect and preserve Southwest Florida’s native wildlife through educational outreach and to rescue, rehabilitate and release to their native habitat, sick, injured and orphaned wildlife.


Aviva Senior Living: A Place for Seniors to Thrive

Together with our donors, we provide stimulating housing solutions for seniors to keep them safe and healthy.