In Memory of Matthew Stephens

Jan Stephens, of the Charlotte Community Foundation, donated a $684.41 check in memory of her son, Matthew Stephens, to the band program at Punta Gorda Middle School on Tuesday morning — the first day back for teachers. Her son was killed in a car crash at age 19 on...

Making Music

A grant from Charlotte Community Foundation is helping kids enrolled in a Boys and Girls Club after school program extend their foray into music at Port Charlotte Middle School. The grant, provided to the Charlotte Local Education Foundation, supported the cost of new...

Cycles for Students

Students at Meadow Park Elementary School are riding high in the classroom, thanks to a $5,24 the Charlotte Community Foundation grant to the Charlotte Local Education Foundation that helped to pay for desk cycles and data displays. The desk cycles help students focus...