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Inspired Giving podcast with Hal Freedman and Willi Rudowsky

Inspired Giving podcast with Hal Freedman and Willi Rudowsky

Listen to the latest edition of the Inspired Giving podcast to hear about how Hal Freedman and Willi Rudowsky became connected to St. Petersburg and help connect others to organizations that fuel their passions.You can also read a full transcript or see the summary of the conversation at the link below. https://stpetecatalyst.com/podcast-episodes/willi-rudowsky-hal-freedman/  

2018 Fast Pitch Tampa Bay Winner

“Shepherd’s Village wins Shark-Tank style competition, Fast Pitch Tampa Bay this year! The charity was among dozens of hopefuls and the final 10 selected to compete in the unique event hosted by SVP Tampa Bay and Community Foundation of Tampa Bay!” ABC Action News Positively Tampa Bay interviews April McKnight of Shepherds Village about her nonprofit’s goals […]

Tampa Bay Disaster Relief and Recovery Fund

Tampa Bay Disaster Relief and Recovery Fund

As Hurricane Irma threatened in Fall 2017, the Community Foundation of Tampa Bay and other local funders sprang into action. They joined to provide a trusted source to gather and disburse disaster relief and recovery funds. Allegany Franciscan Ministries, Foundation for a Healthy St. Petersburg, the Pinellas Community Foundation, four area United Ways and others pooled their […]

Inspired Giving podcast with Neil & Gianna Gobioff of the Gobioff Foundation

Inspired Giving podcast with Neil & Gianna Gobioff of the Gobioff Foundation

Listen to the latest edition of the Inspired Giving podcast to hear about how Neil and Gianna Gobioff carry out the work “to make the world a better place” started by Neil’s brother, Howard. Their current project to help local arts organizations is the Tampa Bay Arts Bridge Fund. You can also read a full […]

2017 grantmaking by community foundations reaches record high

2017 grantmaking by community foundations reaches record high

At the Community Foundation of Tampa Bay, our donors made possible more than $14 million in grants to nonprofits during our most recent fiscal year. That’s about $4 million more than the previous year. Turns out, we’re in good company. The 100 largest community foundations in the country (and we are among that top 100) […]

Fall 2018 Young Professional Advisors Reception

Fall 2018 Young Professional Advisors Reception

[et_pb_section bb_built=”1″][et_pb_row][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text _builder_version=”3.12.2″] Join the Community Foundation of Tampa Bay for a networking reception for younger professional advisors Tuesday, September 18th 4th and Vine wine shop in St. Petersburg 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. This is an informal mix and mingle. We invite estate planning attorneys, CPAs, wealth managers, financial planners, etc. to get to […]

Big Idea Grant: Civility awarded to OPEN

Big Idea Grant: Civility awarded to OPEN

The third annual $50,000 Big Idea Grant, this year focused on civility, goes to the Open Partnership Education Network (OPEN), operated under University of South Florida St Petersburg. OPEN’s focus is to build a smarter, better connected community by making it easier for citizens to be inspired, educated, trained, funded and engaged in practical ways to address […]

Inspired giving podcast with kyle matthews of BeatNB

Join us for our third episode of the Inspired Giving podcast. This month, our conversation is with Kyle Matthews of Beat Nb. Kyle talks about how he and his wife Robyn turned a personal tragedy into a mission to save children with neuroblastoma and how the lessons they’ve learned can help existing nonprofits, people who […]

Now accepting grant proposals.

The Community Foundation of Tampa Bay is now accepting grant proposals relating to education, arts, and culture. The deadline for education and arts and culture proposals is October 1, 2018 All Community Foundation of Tampa Bay grant proposals should be completed on our online grants site. Grant guidelines and tips for a more successful grant proposal are […]

Wimauma Jump Start program for kindergarten students

Wimauma Jump Start program for kindergarten students Wimauma Jump Start

Wimauma Elementary Principal Interview In late 2016, the Community Foundation of Tampa Bay brought together a large group of organizations and individuals with a question: What can we do collectively to give the residents of Wimauma – adults and children – more opportunities to prosper. The Wimauma Community Education Partnership was born. One result: The Hillsborough […]

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