Scholarship Recipient Bessie Connor Switzer - Leo Wotitzky Scholarship

Scholarship Recipient Bessie Connor Switzer – Leo Wotitzky Scholarship

The Charlotte Community Foundation scholarship that I received was the Leo Wotitzky Scholarship.  This scholarship has helped me to achieve my goal of going to college without loans.  I have been able to focus on my studies and become involved in activities throughout campus including community service.  Having the freedom ...
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Workshop: Create Your Case For Support

Workshop: Create Your Case For Support

WHENThursday, January 31, 2019 | 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.Cost $125 (includes registration for two, lunch, presentation and you will leave that afternoon with a completed Case for Support)WHERECharlotte Community Foundation227 Sullivan Street, Punta Gorda941.637.0077WHAT: Create Your Case For SupportYour organization is changing the world and you are passionate about ...
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CCF Executive Director Letter

CCF Executive Director Letter

As this year comes to a close and we prepare for a new year, I am honored to write this letter as the new Executive Director for the Charlotte Community Foundation (CCF). It seems the only constant for CCF has been change and, while that may seem daunting to some, ...
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Charlotte Community Foundation Expands Team and Creates Nonprofit Networking Opportunities in the New Year

Charlotte Community Foundation Expands Team and Creates Nonprofit Networking Opportunities in the New Year

Charlotte Community Foundation (CCF) is pleased to announce recent additions to the team by welcoming Justin Brand, Director of Community Engagement, and Trisha Rodriguez, Program Coordinator. Brand joins CCF with a focus on “Connecting People with Causes that Matter” by retaining, developing and collaborating with members of the community to address ...
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Lew Bennett, Director

“I care.”

We here in the Charlotte Harbor area live in one of the most wonderful places on earth. To live and work in such paradise is pure joy. At Landsberg Bennett, we recognize that with joy comes duty. That’s why we are proud to support CHARLOTTE CARES. This important, county-wide initiative from the ...
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"I care."

“I care.”

At Florida Community Bank, we view ourselves as more than just a bank; we believe it is our responsibility to work hand in hand with the communities we serve as integral partners. We also believe that by working together we can build stronger communities and ensure the strength and prosperity ...
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Scholarship Recipient Sue Zawacki

Scholarship Recipient Sue Zawacki

I received my BSN in 1985 and after 33 years of practicing nursing I made a decision to go back to school to earn a master’s degree in nursing leadership.The scholarship I received from the Charlotte Community Foundation is extremely valuable as it eases the financial burden of the cost ...
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Charlotte Community Foundation Awards $92,500 in Grants to 15 Nonprofits

Charlotte Community Foundation Awards $92,500 in Grants to 15 Nonprofits

The Charlotte Community Foundation held an Awards Celebration on October 18, 2018 to honor 15 nonprofits located throughout Charlotte County. A total of $92,500 in grants was awarded. Charlotte Cares allows the Foundation to increase our capacity to provide additional and continued support for nonprofit projects, the development of community ...
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Hurricane Michael Relief Fund

Hurricane Michael Relief Fund

The Charlotte Community Foundation is accepting contributions for Hurricane Michael victims through CCF’s Hurricane Michael Relief Fund. Hurricane Michael has not only had multiple fatalities and has left numerous Floridians homeless, without food, power and basic necessities, but has also created a stage of complete disaster.  100% of Hurricane Michael ...
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"We care."

“We care.”

The Punta Gorda Chamber of Commerce staff, Board of Directors and membership truly believe in community. We are delighted to be associated as a major funder of the CHARLOTTE CARES program and will always continue to raise awareness of this incredible cause that does so much for our community. Through ...
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