MISSION We inspire and connect donor's passions and regional partners with State College of Florida's outstanding students, faculty, programs and community; and to professionally steward assets entrusted to the foundation. VISION We aspire to double our endowment to remove the financial obstacles for all deserving students who want to improve their lives with a State College of Florida education, in order to contribute to the vitality of our community and to expand innovative, academic enhancements of the college to make it the best educational experience in the region. GUIDING PRINCIPALS & VALUES 1. To engage in transformative philanthropy 2. To professionally steward gifts entrusted to our care 3. To partner with the college to meet its mission in the community 4. To communicate openly, frequently and honestly with our constituents 5. To honor the privacy of our donors 6. To value diversity and respect the dignity of the individual 7. To ensure we meet both the letter and spirit of the laws that govern our mission
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.