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Celebrating generosity during 2019 National Philanthropy Day

Celebrating generosity during 2019 National Philanthropy Day

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Concept College inspires students to aim high

Concept College inspires students to aim high Julia Eccles

Julia Eccles has always struggled with school. Julia’s learning disability was diagnosed when she started pre-K. Her teacher noticed that she had trouble following along with the curriculum and moved her into a class that gave her specialized attention. She had an Individualized Educational Plan (IEP) throughout school. She still struggled with test anxiety and […]

Why the Donor-Advised Fund is a Vehicle You Need to Know

Why the Donor-Advised Fund is a Vehicle You Need to Know Donor Advised Funds

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Donating Non-Cash Gifts – Timing is Important.

Donating Non-Cash Gifts – Timing is Important. Non Cash gifts

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Charitable Gifts of Appreciated Stock – Will You Seize the Moment?

Charitable Gifts of Appreciated Stock – Will You Seize the Moment? CharitableGifts of Appreciated Stock

Right now is a unique opportunity for your charitable giving.  Why? There are two reasons, most of us make our charitable contributions by the end of the year and also many of us own highly appreciated stock that could be subject to long-term capital gain taxes. Donating appreciated securities instead of cash by the end […]

2019 Community Foundation’s Investment Briefing

2019 Community Foundation’s Investment Briefing

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The Community Foundation of Tampa Bay and Stetson University College of Law form new partnership

The Community Foundation of Tampa Bay and Stetson University College of Law form new partnership

The Alliance for Advocacy and Philanthropy to benefit the Tampa Bay community The Community Foundation of Tampa Bay and Stetson University College of Law have formed a new partnership to benefit the Tampa Bay area. The two organizations have created the Alliance for Advocacy and Philanthropy, which will align the power of advocacy with the […]

Welcome new members of the Board of Trustees.

Ron Ciganek and Linda Simmons join Board of Trustees Ron Ciganek holds an MBA from Oral Roberts University. He began his banking career with Barnett Bank in 1991. In 1998, he joined AmSouth Bank as a Commercial Relationship Manager in the Tampa market. Ron held progressive positions as Team Leader and ultimately Commercial Banking Executive […]

Academy Prep Center of St. Petersburg, FL

Celebrating 22 years of amazing success with Academy Prep Center of St. Petersburg, FL at this morning’s Scholar’s Breakfast. They shared this short film, which we recommend for anyone who wants to be inspired by the school’s work in St. Petersburg, Tampa and now Lakeland. Filmed and produced by Artistic Media, For more information:  Academy Prep Center of […]

Robert H. “Bob” Mohr is the new chairman.

Robert H. “Bob” Mohr is the new chairman.

Sun City Center attorney Robert H. “Bob” Mohr is the new chairman of the Community Foundation of Tampa Bay board. A lovely story about our new board chair, Bob Mohr. Thanks to Lois Kindle and the Observer News for recognizing Bob’s contributions to the community for many years. We at the Community Foundation of Tampa Bay […]

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