The funds support nearly 700 local nonprofits.
The launch is in advance of the 2020 Giving Challenge.
The Community Foundation of Sarasota County announced Thursday that its next Giving Challenge event will take place in April 2020.
The money was raised in 24 hours to support 636 organizations located in or serving Sarasota, Manatee, Charlotte and DeSoto counties.
The 2018 Giving Challenge kicks off May 1. Here's everything you need to know—plus all the numbers from the last Giving Challenge, which took place in 2016.
The Community Foundation of Sarasota County’s 2016 Giving Challenge, held Tuesday and Wednesday, raised more than $5.6 million through 63,567 gifts, with an added $7.5 million in matching funding from The Patterson Foundation.
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Sarasota's 24-hour Giving Challenge kicks off at noon today.
Local nonprofits weigh in; plus a cute campaign from the Pines of Sarasota and how Sarasota became the nation's giving-est city thanks to this year's Giving Challenge.