Leadership Charlotte Awards Grants

Leadership Charlotte Awards Grants

Did you know the Leadership Charlotte Class of 2007 began a Donor Advised Fund with the Charlotte Community Foundation with $10,000 from their class project?  Since it was started, the classes of 2008, 2010, 2012, 2014, 2015 and 2016 have donated an additional $47,000 from a portion of their class ...
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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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"I care."

“I care.”

The definition of community is a feeling of fellowship with others, as a result of sharing common attitudes, interest, and goals. The Charlotte Community Foundation embodies this definition.  For over 15 years, I have had the honor to be a part of this community, to see the programs at work ...
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Workshop: Role & Function of the Nonprofit Board

Workshop: Role & Function of the Nonprofit Board

Thursday, November 16 (9:00 – 10:30 a.m.) This workshop will provide instruction for nonprofit board members on their roles and includes fiduciary and legal responsibilities. Attendees should include the Executive Director (or equivalent) and nonprofit Board members. Topics covered will include: Relationships and responsibilities Conflicts of Interest Leadership and Governance ...
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CEO, Tami Sender's Q & A in Charlotte Sun "Funding the Community"

CEO, Tami Sender’s Q & A in Charlotte Sun “Funding the Community”

What is a Community Foundation? We are a vehicle for anyone charitably inclined to give back to the community through the Foundation.  Individuals donate tax-deductible funds through the Foundation.  Then we invest them with our assets under management and then turn the earnings from those funds over to the community ...
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Charlotte Community Foundation Awards $57K in Grants to 12 Nonprofits

Charlotte Community Foundation Awards $57K in Grants to 12 Nonprofits

The Charlotte Community Foundation held an Awards Celebration on September 18, 2017 to honor 12 nonprofits located throughout Charlotte County. A total of $56,789.64 in grants was awarded. “The Charlotte Community Foundation is pleased to celebrate the generosity and foresight of donors who contributed to the Community Foundation in support ...
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"I care."

“I care.”

Since joining the Fawcett Memorial Hospital family four years ago, it has been an honor to work with a dedicated team who have been delivering compassionate care to the members of our community since 1975. And much like the Charlotte Community Foundation is planning for our community’s future with its CHARLOTTE CARES ...
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CCF and Smugglers receive Kudos from Harbor Style for K-2 Literacy Initiative!

CCF and Smugglers receive Kudos from Harbor Style for K-2 Literacy Initiative!

Click here to read the article: CCF and Smugglers Partner for K-2 Comprehensive Literacy Framework Initiative ...
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Charlotte Community Foundation Makes $20K Donation to Peace River Botanical & Sculpture Gardens

Charlotte Community Foundation Makes $20K Donation to Peace River Botanical & Sculpture Gardens

The Charlotte Community Foundation announced today that a $20,000 donation has been made to the Peace River Botanical & Sculpture Gardens, Inc. The donation will help facilitate Phase 1 development of the Garden’s amenities through the installation of unique botanical photographic art. This donation was made possible through the Marion ...
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"We care."

“We care.”

As children, our parents, friends, schools and churches formed our core values, the very foundation of being contributing members of our community. On vacations, we traveled around the country, witnessing healthy, financially strong and educated communities seeking the same ideals of dignity, opportunity and prosperity for their people. Our lives, ...
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