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Schools Keep Our Community Thriving, and Safe

Schools Keep Our Community Thriving, and Safe

Schools play an essential role in our community. Not only do they prepare the next generation, but they are part of the social fabric that holds a place together. Here in Florida, never is that more evident than during and after a hurricane. Schools transform into...
Truist Foundation Supports Student Success

Truist Foundation Supports Student Success

In July, the Truist Foundation generously awarded the Education Foundation of Sarasota County $30,000 to support student success to reach students in underserved communities and connect them with comprehensive resources to plan and prepare for life after high school....
Unearthed Artifacts Spark Curiosity at Glenallen Elementary School

Unearthed Artifacts Spark Curiosity at Glenallen Elementary School

A cold morning is no match for a child’s curiosity. So it was on Monday, February 14, that the adults at Glenallen Elementary School stood around shivering in the blustery morning while the first-grade students, some in shorts, stared into an archeological dig site,...
Hard Work, Planning, and Applying for Scholarships Pay Off

Hard Work, Planning, and Applying for Scholarships Pay Off

Before beginning her freshman year in high school, Rousemary Aguilar Estrada made the difficult decision to move from Mexico City to Florida so she could pursue her education in the U.S. While she understood the opportunities this move afforded her, she still...

Honoring the Past

Honoring the Past, Toasting the Future BY JENNIFER VIGNE SRQ DAILY SATURDAY PERSPECTIVES EDITION SATURDAY SEP 1, 2018 Take a walk with me down memory lane to 1988. George H.W. Bush was elected as the 41st president. Big with Tom Hanks and Die Hard with Bruce Willis...