Announcing our Giving Challenge 2016 Partnership with the Girl Scouts of Gulf Coast Florida!
We are proud to announce our partnership for the 2016 Giving Challenge with the Girl Scouts of Gulfcoast Florida, Inc!
The 2016 Giving Challenge is an exciting 24-hour giving event supporting more than 550 nonprofits serving Sarasota, Manatee, Charlotte and DeSoto counties. From Noon to Noon, September 20th & 21st, your online donation will be doubled– or even TRIPLED – thanks to generous matching funds from the Patterson Foundation.
This year, we are joining with the Girl Scouts of Gulfcoast Florida to promote our aligned missions to support: Strong Moms, Healthy Babies, and Confident Girls.
We will also be co-hosting “Be The Onesie”, a free Community Event & Diaper Drive on Tuesday, September 20th from 4-7pm. See below for details!
The 2016 Giving Challenge is presented by the Community Foundation of Sarasota County with giving strengthened by The Patterson Foundation, as well as support from Manatee Community Foundation, John S. and James L. Knight Foundation, William G. and Marie Selby Foundation, and the Herald-Tribune Media Group.
“Be The One-Sie”
Free, Family-Friend Community Event & Diaper Drive
Tuesday, September 20th – 4 – 7pm
Gulf Coast Event and Conference Center
4740 Cattlemen Road in Sarasota
Join partner organizations Girl Scouts of Gulfcoast Florida and the Healthy Start Coalition of Sarasota County for this fun, unique, family-friendly event. Enjoy free music, snacks, games, and activities including onesie decorating, a Child’Space demonstration, and more! You may also make online donations through the Giving Challenge website while at the event to support the partner organizations. Attendees are encouraged to bring packaged diapers or wet wipes to donate to Healthy Start.