Our Mission: Preserve the rich history of the Punta Gorda area through the beauty of mural art. Our Vision: Position Punta Gorda as a major Mural City and destination location for visitors, tourists, etc. while educating the Community about our history. Our Values: Quality – Professionally create and maintain our mural art. Integrity – Perform extensive research to ensure accurate depiction of our history. Education – Create an educational vehicle for children, students and adults to learn about art and our history. Collaboration – Partner with other Community organizations to expand the impact of our efforts. Established in 1994, the Punta Gorda Historic Mural Society (PGHMS) is a non-profit, 501c(3) organization managed by an all-volunteer Board of Directors. With strong Community support the PGHMS has created 30 murals throughout our city.
THE COMMUNITY FOUNDATION OF SARASOTA COUNTY, INC. IS A REGISTERED 501(C)(3) NON-PROFIT CORPORATION. A COPY OF THE OFFICIAL REGISTRATION AND FINANCIAL INFORMATION MAY BE OBTAINED FROM THE DIVISION OF CONSUMER SERVICES BY CALLING TOLL-FREE 1-800-435-7352 (or 1-800-352-9832 en Espanola) OR GOING ON THE DEPARTMENT’S WEBSITE: WWW.800HELPFLA.COM. REGISTRATION DOES NOT IMPLY ENDORSEMENT, APPROVAL, OR RECOMMENDATION BY THE STATE. ONE HUNDRED PERCENT (100%) OF THE DONATION IS RECEIVED BY THE COMMUNITY FOUNDATION OF SARASOTA COUNTY. REGISTRATION #CH-2471.