|ANNUAL BUDGET||SUCCESS STORY||
|ShelterBox USA||Volunteer teams deliver emergency
tented shelter and supplies to people
made homeless by disasters.
|$1,723,000||Has provided shelter,
warmth and dignity
for more than a million
people in over 80
countries since 2000.
|To help 50,000 families
affected by disaster
|Agape Flights||Serves missionary families by
providing continuous and critical
supplies and disaster relief.
|$1.3 million||Caribbean airports served
in Haiti, the Dominican
Republic and Eleuthera
have increased to six;
number of missionary
families served now
numbers more than 300.
|To expand mission
flight service to other
nations of the
|Global Outreach||Introducing computer literacy
into secondary schools in
|$30,000||Global is providing
computer learning for
more than 1,000 students
|To change the face
education and more
toward bridging the
|Sea to Share
|Caribbean manatee conservation.||$142,600||Implemented speed zones
and no-wake signage
in waters off Belize City;
incidents in Belize to
|To inspire policy and behavioral changes
toward manatees and their habitats in
Cuba and Belize.
|PMP Sarasota Winter Residency
provides one-of-a-kind professional
development for approximately 35
gifted musicians from around the
world, ages 12-20+.
|$182,630||13,000 members of general
public attend approximately
20 free events featuring
|To continue to train the next generation
of concert artists and
develop and inspire future audiences.
|Unidos Now||"Know Your Rights & Citizenship
Education" Program educates
attendess on rights, including changes
in immigration policies and the
|$40,000||Volunteers have conducted
two seminars per month
in four-county area,
benefiting more than
|Over a decade, hopes to see 30,000
new naturalization processes of citizens
in Southwest Florida.
- Wines of the World
- Fleet Feet's Ton of Fun Challenge
- Mote Aquarium presents "Oh Baby! Life Cycles of the Seas"
- SWAT Networking
- Artist Trenton Doyle Hancock at the Ringling Museum
- De Soto National Memorial Ranger-led Kayak Tours
- Every Saturday through September: FST Improv presents "Comedy Lottery"
- Rotary Club of Bradenton Weekly Meeting
- The Ringling Photography Exhibit: "Builder Levy: Appalachia USA"
- Tampa Museum of Art Warhol Film Series Begins
- Realize Bradenton and the South Florida Museum present "Music & Movies"
- John Russo at the Starlite Room
- Urbanite Theatre Closes Inaugural Season with "Isaac's Eye"
- FST Presents The Swingaroos in the Court Cabaret
- The Dali Museum: M.C. Escher Special Exhibition
- Through Labor Day: The Ringling and Historic Spanish Point are Blue Star Museums
- Art Center Sarasota's Season-closing Exhibits
- $6 Mote Admission Honors its 60th Anniversary
- Ringling Underground
- For Sale: Charming Burns Court Villa Bob Plunket takes us inside a charming historic villa that's currently for sale in downtown...
- Their Sarasota Wedding: Andrea and Mike Cichon at the Sarasota Yacht Club Get all the details of Andrea and Mike's nautical-themed wedding at the Sarasota Yacht Club.
- Sarasota Ballet Dancers Show Off This Season's Hottest Gala Fashion Sarasota Ballet dancers take black-tie dressing to dazzling new heights.
- The Eat Beat: The Five Best Things We Ate This Week Our panel of experts share their top five picks on the local dining scene this...
- Their Sarasota Wedding: Tiffany and Michael Dax at Powel Crosley Estate Tiffany and Michael Dax threw a Great Gatsby-inspired bash at Sarasota's Powel Crosley Estate.