CFF News Archives

Healing our community through resilience and affirmation

July 26 2017 • Rachel Calderon


Through conversation, we quickly realized the need to deliver culturally competent, affirming services to meet the unique needs of our LGBTQ+ neighbors. This spring and summer, local mental health providers and community leaders increased their skills in doing just that.

How "Giving Back" Gets Down to Business

July 13 2017 • Rachel Calderon

{image:url:title} This editorial was featured in the July 2017 issue of The Park Press. Ever since smart phones entered our lives just over ten years ago, the world as we knew it began to change. The phenomena of social media had begun a few years prior with the launch of Facebook,...

Central Florida Foundation Announces up to $159,115 in grants to area nonprofits
One-of-a-kind experience teaches students about investing in local nonprofits

July 10 2017 • CFF Staff

{image:url:title} ORLANDO, Fla.,—July 10, 2017— Central Florida Foundation today announces the grants from its annual Community Investment Grant Round. The eight projects and nonprofits to receive grants include: Up to $15,777 to Holocaust Memorial Resource & Education Center of Florida as a last-in match to establish an exhibit based on the...

Am I a Philanthropist?

July 07 2017 • Leslie Hartog

{image:url:title} This question occurred to me as I was reading an article about “Harriet Lake, 95, local philanthropist, and hat enthusiast” (and a 100 Women Strong member, although the article didn’t mention that). She was being honored for her lifelong support of the arts and her recent $2 million donation to...

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