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The Good News: Meals on Wheels' Terry McGannon

The Good News: Meals on Wheels' Terry McGannon

April 2, 2014

When summer comes and snowbird volunteers head back up north, Meals on Wheels Executive Director Terry McGannon hopes to see more young volunteers taking their place.

PHOTO GALLERY: Compeer Inc. Friendraising party

PHOTO GALLERY: Compeer Inc. Friendraising party

April 1, 2014

Compeer Inc. celebrated its volunteers and supporters at its “Friendraising” party Tuesday, April 1, at State of the Arts Gallery. Compeer Inc. founder, Bunny Skirboll, and Compeer Inc. CEO, Jack Minge, thanked members of the community for their support. “It means so much for a small organization to have the support of a community like Sarasota,” said Skirboll.

PHOTO GALLERY: All Faiths kick-off breakfast

PHOTO GALLERY: All Faiths kick-off breakfast

April 1, 2014

All Faiths Food Bank, in partnership with the Gulf Coast Community Foundation, held a kick-off breakfast for its 40-day campaign, “Campaign Against Summer Hunger,” Tuesday, April 1. The campaign, which runs through May 10, encourages local residents to empty their shelves and make cash donations to combat seasonal hunger. “This is an opportunity for you to give from your head and your heart," said Teri Hansen, CEO and president of the Gulf Coast Community Foundation.

All Faiths Food Bank launches 40-day challenge

All Faiths Food Bank launches 40-day challenge

April 1, 2014

'Campaign Against Summer Hunger' encourages local residents to empty their shelves and make cash donations to combat seasonal hunger.

Sarasota Museum of Art receives $1 million challenge

Sarasota Museum of Art receives $1 million challenge

March 31, 2014

The $1 million donation was offered on the condition that SMOA could secure the balance of $1.45 million by the end of its campaign, the $1 Million Challenge, Saturday May 31.

PHOTO GALLERY: Women's Exchange 'Mad Hatter' Luncheon

PHOTO GALLERY: Women's Exchange 'Mad Hatter' Luncheon

March 31, 2014

Volunteers of the Women’s Exchange went mad at the “Mad Hatter” Volunteer Luncheon Monday, March 31. The annual event,which celebrates the nonprofits volunteers was held at Michael’s On East. The luncheon's theme was the Mad Hatter’s tea party from Charles Lutwidge Dodgson’s 1865 novel “Alice in Wonderland.”

PHOTO GALLERY: Nokomis Beach BBQ

PHOTO GALLERY: Nokomis Beach BBQ

March 30, 2014

Families flocked to Nokomis Beach Sunday, March 30, for the fifth annual Nokomis Beach BBQ. The event included music and a lunch of burgers, hot dogs, pulled pork and cold drinks.

PHOTO GALLERY: Kiwanis Club BBQ

PHOTO GALLERY: Kiwanis Club BBQ

March 29, 2014

Members of the Downtown Sarasota Kiwanis Club enjoyed their afternoon at the Kiwanis Club's BBQ Saturday, March 29. The barbecue was held in Pioneer Park and included a silent auction, raffle and hot food.

PHOTO GALLERY: Southeastern Guide Dogs Walk-a-Thon

PHOTO GALLERY: Southeastern Guide Dogs Walk-a-Thon

March 29, 2014

Families and their furry loved ones walked in the Southeastern Guide Dogs Walk-a-Thon Saturday, March 29. Participants walked a 3k course around downtown's Payne Park to benefit the nonprofit.

PHOTO GALLERY: Michael Bloomberg Lecture

PHOTO GALLERY: Michael Bloomberg Lecture

March 28, 2014

Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg spoke at "An Evening with Michael Bloomberg" Friday, March 28. Bloomberg spoke with journalist Sharyl Attkisson at the Sarasota Opera House. The lecture was made possible by the Gulf Coast Community Foundation and the Ringling College Library Association.



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