August 2017 Desktop Calendars

August may be the Sunday of summer but your desktop can feel like a Friday all month. Update your desktop or mobile screen with this custom Gulf Coast Community Foundation wallpaper from our annual Gulf Coast calendar. 


August 2017 Wallpaper


August 2017


Reading Recovery Expands to Every Sarasota County Elementary School

Published: A successful reading intervention for struggling Sarasota County first-graders that is outpacing national results will be expanded to all 23 elementary schools in the district when classes begin next week. The Reading Recovery initiative , which is made possible locally with funding from Gulf Coast Community Foundation and the Charles...

Guest Column: Should Nonprofit Employees Contribute Cash to the Cause?

Published: Author: Dan Weiss Operating a nonprofit isn’t easy, and it comes with many philosophical conundrums. One of them is whether to solicit contributions from employees. In his latest blog post , financial sustainability expert and Invest in Incredible consultant Dan Weiss addresses the issues and recommends an approach. Weiss, President of Counterpart CFO...

New Name, Growing Reputation for Higher-Ed Collaboration

Published: An innovative collaboration of our region’s colleges and universities has announced a new name, a dedicated website, and progress on several priorities for making the Gulf Coast a destination for higher education. The six-institution Cross College Alliance , formerly known as the Consortium of Colleges on the Creative Coast (or...