Your Perspective & Experience: Animal Welfare in Manatee County

Through the generosity and caring of donors, Manatee Community Foundation has been entrusted with funds to support animal welfare in our community. Over the ... continue reading

Nonprofits: We’re Looking for a Live Person

When donors and foundations can easily find and talk to a live person at a nonprofit organization, they feel better about entrusting resources to ... continue reading

Manatee Community Foundation Welcomes Three New Board Members

Manatee Community Foundation recently welcomed three new voting members to its board of directors (below from left to right): attorney Nurisha Harvey, Oysters Rock ... continue reading

Aspirations For Children Over the Summer

Manatee Community Foundation’s Alicia Chalmers and Simone Peterson recently convened a hearty discussion with local nonprofits to talk about the collective aspirations for our ... continue reading

Engaging Your Family In Philanthropy

Many parents, grandparents and caregivers wish to ensure that future generations are as active and engaged in giving as they have been during their ... continue reading

Juneteenth: With Learning, We Strengthen Our Community

Over the last couple of days, Manatee Community Foundation has been proud to support the Juneteenth Reading Conference and Juneteenth Community Festival, held at ... continue reading

Health Equity in Florida: A Student’s Perspective

Manatee Community Foundation is fortunate to participate in growing Florida’s next generation of leaders by investing in scholarships and in programs at nonprofit organizations ... continue reading

Seeking Connectivity and Inclusivity in Downtown Bradenton

The Knight Fund of Manatee Community Foundation supports the downtown and riverfront area to attract talented people and better connect neighborhoods to the surrounding ... continue reading

6 Things To Know About Leaving a Legacy

It was a joy to celebrate Manatee Community Foundation’s Legacy Society members at our 2022 Legacy Breakfast earlier this month. A few things that ... continue reading

Giving Challenge Communication That Catches Our Attention

One of the most exciting 24-hour periods in our community will be April 26 at noon through April 27 at noon, the 2022 Giving ... continue reading