Our Impact

Foster Manatee Launches to Recruit Foster Parents

Manatee Community Foundation (MCF) and a coalition of area partners have launched a new community outreach campaign to help meet Manatee County’s increasing need for foster parents. The community campaign involves MCF and local child welfare organizations, nonprofits, and other stakeholders. In 2017, they formed... Learn More

Apply for a Grant from the Lakewood Ranch Community Fund

Manatee Community Foundation’s Lakewood Ranch Community Fund is accepting grant applications from 501(c)(3) organizations serving Lakewood Ranch and east Manatee/Sarasota counties. Funding supports a wide variety of mission areas including education, human services, the arts,... Learn More

Be the One to Support Nonprofits Serving Manatee County in the 2018 Giving Challenge!

On May 1-2 from noon to noon, the 2018 Giving Challenge will generate thousands of donations supporting local nonprofits. Every nonprofit you support with $25 to $100 will receive a dollar for dollar match by... Learn More

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