Nonprofit SCOPE Shutting Down

The organization was created 20 years ago to study local issues and provide comprehensive data and reports to local leaders.

06/20/2018 By Staff


Bayfront 20:20 Leader to Be Recognized as 'Boundary Crosser'

Michael's on East co-proprietor Michael Klauber will be honored with the 2017 Boundary Crosser leadership award by SCOPE.

09/20/2017 By staff


Scope Boundary Crosser Barbara Shirley

Sarasota's SCOPE honors Barbara Shirley

10/04/2016 Photography by Lori Sax


Sustainability Discussion Comes to Fogartyville Tuesday

Sarasota County Openly Plans for Excellence will launch the first leg of its 2016 Sustainability Road Show at the Fogartyville Media and Arts Center on Tuesday, July 12.

07/11/2016 Research by staff


Sarasota Principal Named 'Boundary Crosser' Award Winner

Barbara Shirley, the principal of Sarasota's Alta Vista Elementary School since 2007, will be presented with SCOPE's Boundary Crosser Award during a dinner held on Sept. 13.

07/11/2016 Research by staff

Community Resource

SCOPE Launches New Website

New site offers more interactive features and resources.

05/19/2016 By staff


Charities Gain New Income Selling Products and Services

Seattle-based No Margin No Mission encourages charities to create products and services to make money; four Sarasota nonprofits took on the challenge.

08/26/2014 By Hannah Wallace


Party Girl Hits the Guide to Giving and Boundary Crossers Awards Parties

Our Party Girl, Veronica Pastore, reports back on Sarasota Magazine's 2013 Guide to Giving party and SCOPE's Boundary Crosser Awards.

11/01/2013 By Veronica Pastore