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Community Foundation Tampa Bay is pleased to announce that Oscar J. Horton, Chairman & CEO of Horton Holdings LLC, has been named Chair of the Board of Trustees

Community Foundation Tampa Bay is pleased to announce that Oscar J. Horton, Chairman & CEO of Horton Holdings LLC, has been named Chair of the Board of Trustees

  Community Foundation Tampa Bay is pleased to announce that Oscar J. Horton, Chairman & CEO of Horton Holdings LLC, has been named Chair of the Board of Trustees. Horton Holdings owns and operates Sun State International Tampa along with other subsidiaries. Oscar has been named to the Tampa Bay Business Hall of Fame and […]

Join Us for Competitive Grant Information Sessions

Join Us for Competitive Grant Information Sessions

Please join the Community Foundation Tampa Bay and members of our Regional Councils as we share the details of our annual competitive grants process and ways in which we work with your organizations. All nonprofits are invited to attend these one-hour sessions. The sessions will cover the same information, so we encourage you to choose […]

Help in the aftermath of Hurricane Idalia

Help in the aftermath of Hurricane Idalia

Now that the devastating storm has passed, our communities in Citrus, Hernando, Pasco, Pinellas and Hillsborough counties and our neighbors to the north face the long task of recovery. The Community Foundation Tampa Bay, our fundholders and partners are dedicated to helping locally and across the state. Community Foundation Tampa Bay is: Expanding our Critical Needs […]

Community Foundation Tampa Bay awards ten grants designed to empower women and girls

Community Foundation Tampa Bay awards ten grants designed to empower women and girls

Funding is part of this year’s $1.7 million competitive grant cycle which supported 58 nonprofit projects Tampa, Fla. (July 27, 2023) — The Community Foundation Tampa Bay has awarded $204,720 in funding to ten nonprofits for projects designed to empower women and girls. In addition, two of the organizations received multi-year opportunities totaling $140,000 in […]

Walter C. Jaap Scholarship Award

Walter C. Jaap Scholarship Award

Read about this special scholarship in the St. Pete Catalyst here. On Thursday, July 27, University of South Florida College of Marine Science student Sarah Sullivan became the second recipient of the annual Walter C. Jaap Memorial Scholarship, during a presentation at the Marine Sciences Laboratory. “When selecting a recipient, we look for students who […]

Welcome to Alaya Tyler, LEAP Tampa Bay College Access Network Program Specialist

Welcome to Alaya Tyler, LEAP Tampa Bay College Access Network Program Specialist

LEAP’s newest team member, Alaya Tyler, brings 4 years’ classroom teaching experience to the Program Specialist role, as well as two years in a higher education support role. Born in New Iberia, Louisiana, but raised in Tampa, Alaya earned an associate degree from Hillsborough Community College and studied Education at the University of South Florida. […]

Charitable giving topics worth watching this summer

Charitable giving topics worth watching this summer

Please contact a member of our philanthropy team to discuss these summer topics to watch. Proposed legislation known as the Charitable Act appears to be gaining momentum. The bill calls for making available a “below the line” deduction to taxpayers who do not itemize on their tax return. This proposed deduction is slated to reach […]

Diana Santangelo, Ph.D. joins Community Foundation Tampa Bay as Director, Thrive by Five

Diana Santangelo, Ph.D. joins Community Foundation Tampa Bay as Director, Thrive by Five

Tampa, Fla. [May 25, 2023] – The Community Foundation Tampa Bay is pleased to welcome Dr. Diana Santangelo as the new Director, Thrive by Five, a cross-sector network focused on supporting families with young children. The goal of Thrive by Five is to increase the percentage of children in our community “ready” for kindergarten. The […]

Community Foundation Tampa Bay awards funding to 13 local nonprofits during Mental Health Awareness Month

Community Foundation Tampa Bay awards funding to 13 local nonprofits during Mental Health Awareness Month

Funding is part of this year’s $1.7 million competitive grant cycle which supported 58 nonprofit projects Tampa, Fla. (May 25, 2023) — The Community Foundation Tampa Bay has provided more than $320K in funding to 13 local nonprofits to increase mental well-being among residents. Mental health continues to be a major concern in our region. […]

Smith & Associates Real Estate Foundation Announces 2023 Grant Awards for Local Non-Profits

Smith & Associates Real Estate Foundation Announces 2023 Grant Awards for Local Non-Profits

Eighteen Tampa Bay organizations will benefit from over $143,000 in funding TAMPA, Fla. (May 10, 2023) – Smith & Associates Real Estate Foundation is pleased to announce that it has awarded over $143,000 in grant funding to 18 non-profit organizations in the Tampa Bay area. This year’s grant cycle saw an increase in both the […]

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