MCF News

What Does Retirement Look Like?

Every month, Manatee Community Foundation hosts a learning opportunity for nonprofit leaders to come together for the purposes of discussion and accessing information that ... continue reading

Scholarship Spotlight: Nursing Education

Virginia Villegas-Romero’s ambition can be attributed to her parents. As she accompanied her mother on her yearly medical visits, Virginia admired the exceptional treatment ... continue reading

Year-End Is Fast Approaching: Giving Deadlines

At Manatee Community Foundation, we want to ensure you make any planned year-end gifts in plenty of time to accomplish your charitable goals. Jennifer ... continue reading

MCF is Hiring: Community Investment Officer

Manatee Community Foundation is looking for an energetic and collaborative professional to serve as the Community Investment Officer. This position manages the grant, scholarship ... continue reading

What It Means to Have a Home and How You Can Keep Manatee Families In Theirs

Over the past two years, many of us have felt a renewed appreciation to have a home. I have regarded my home as a ... continue reading

7 Tips for Year-end Giving

When the needs in the world feel overwhelming, and you’re drowning in requests for donations, it can be easy to lose sight of the ... continue reading

Manatee County Vs. The Pandemic

Thanks to the Manatee Tiger Bay Club for inviting Manatee Community Foundation to join its panel discussion on November 18, 2021 about the impact ... continue reading

The Value of Going for It

Manatee Community Foundation was delighted to partner with Impact100 SRQ and Results 1st to encourage nonprofit participation in two workshops setting the stage to ... continue reading

When Do Estate Planning Clients Need MCF? 5 Common Scenarios

Manatee Community Foundation can be the perfect partner to help charitable clients achieve their philanthropic legacy goals, in partnership with other estate planning professionals. ... continue reading

Boys & Girls Clubs of Manatee County Awarded $28,980 Grant to Bridge “Digital Divide”

More than ever, Manatee Community Foundation continues to see the impact of the “digital divide” on our children. Students without access to broadband service, ... continue reading