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    For media inquiries, contact MagnifyGood, The Patterson Foundation’s strategic communications partner, at (941) 953-9191.

For media inquiries, contact MagnifyGood, The Patterson Foundation’s strategic communications partner, at (941) 953-9191.
December 20, 2010

A roadmap for working with defined journalism communities

Initiative Manager Janet Coats provides a glimpse into the initiative focus and path for 2011, including working with two specific journalism communities. Read the full report, Lessons Learned from a Year Exploring New Media Journalism.
December 20, 2010

Initiative to focus on targeted efforts in 2011

Initiative Manager Janet Coats recaps what she has learned after a year exploring new media journalism. Access the full report, Lessons Learned from a Year Exploring New Media Journalism.
December 20, 2010

Exploring online collaboration for journalism innovators

Initiative Manager Janet Coats discusses projects and events undertaken by the New Journalism Media Initiatives in 2010. Read the full report, Lessons Learned from a Year Exploring New Media Journalism.
December 20, 2010

2010 Year in Review

Initiative Manager Janet Coats recaps the year exploring new media journalism and offers a plan for 2011 in her full report, Lessons Learned from a Year Exploring New Media Journalism.
December 17, 2010

Life with diabetes intense, emotional for children and parents

When I collapsed with a diabetic low in the home supply store while holiday shopping a couple of weeks ago, my 65-year-old father was faced again with the great pain in his life. He couldn't make my diabetes go away.
December 02, 2010

A year of exploration

Throughout the past 10 months, we have been fortunate to speak with many of the best and brightest in the dementia field and to those impacted by dementia.
December 01, 2010

Educators, Artists Seek to Inspire Students

In September, The Patterson Foundation and the Sarasota County School District hosted a symposium that brought more than 80 local educators and education directors from Sarasota-area arts, science and history organizations together to explore ways to engage students in learning and successfully meet new state and national education standards. On Wednesday, the second event in The Patterson Foundation Symposium Series focused on techniques to integrate the arts throughout the curriculum to spark understanding, inspire curiosity and reach non-traditional learners.
November 30, 2010

Bringing Science Home launches organization for students with diabetes

This national organization provides a connection point and serves as a resource for college age students living with diabetes.
November 21, 2010

The Patterson Foundation, USF announce $5.6 million collaboration to transform chronic illness

The Patterson Foundation has formed a collaborative partnership with USF Health to create New Realities of how populations manage chronic disease.
November 21, 2010

The Patterson Foundation to Match New Season of Sharing Donations

The Patterson Foundation, a Sarasota, Fla.-based New Realities Foundation, supports innovative collaborations among organizations, including those who work to relieve and assist individuals and families in crisis.
November 11, 2010

The Patterson Foundation to help children during Season of Sharing and beyond

The Patterson Foundation, a Sarasota, Fla.-based New Realities Foundation, recently announced the launch of a Student Emergency Fund to provide basic necessities on an emergency basis for area students in need, including urgent medical and dental care, clothing, shoes, school supplies and toiletries. The program will initially be launched in six Sarasota County schools.
November 02, 2010

The Patterson Foundation to Match Statewide Donations to Jingle Bell Run/Walk for Arthritis

The Patterson Foundation, a Sarasota, Florida-based New Realities Foundation, recently announced that it would match every dollar raised by the Florida Arthritis Foundation through its series of 2010 Jingle Bell Run/Walk events up to $250,000.
October 07, 2010

ENABLING NEW MEDIA JOURNALISM INNOVATION

At a time when the future of traditional journalism is in flux, The Patterson Foundation recently supported the Block by Block Community News Summit in Chicago where more than 100 operators of local news sites and blogs from across the country met for the first time to discuss community news innovation and sustainability.
September 29, 2010

The Patterson Foundation Hosts Inaugural Sarasota Schools Symposium

In September 2010, The Patterson Foundation hosted its first symposium in partnership with the Sarasota County School District.
September 22, 2010

COLLABORATING TO EXPAND INSPIRATIONAL CULTURAL EXPERIENCES

Between interactive theatre games and dramatic readings presented by Florida Studio Theatre, more than 80 Sarasota County curriculum specialists and education leaders from local arts, science and history organizations met Wednesday to exchange ideas at a symposium hosted by The Patterson Foundation and the Sarasota County School District.

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