• Press Releases

    Press Releases

    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.
July 24, 2016

Patriot Plaza at Sarasota National Cemetery Honored in Florida Architecture Competition

Online voters recognized the ceremonial amphitheater at Sarasota National Cemetery as one of Florida's premier building designs
July 19, 2016

The Patterson Foundation Commits Up To $300,000 to Strengthen Bayfront Planning Effort

Catalytic funding, consulting support to benefit formation of Sarasota Bayfront Planning Organization
June 13, 2016

The Patterson Foundation Contributes $193,000 in Catalyst Funding as Partner NetHope Establishes Wi-Fi Hotspots for Refugees in Greece

With support from tech partners Cisco and Facebook, NetHope will add Wi-Fi hotspots to 28 refugee camps
April 07, 2016

The Patterson Foundation, Herald-Tribune Media Group Launch SPIRE CoLab

Partnership between journalism and philanthropy focuses on producing compelling media that inspire communities to take action on relevant social issues
April 04, 2016

Endowment Match Goal Reached, To Benefit Students in Need

The Patterson Foundation contributes $163,301 in matching funds bringing endowment to support area students to more than $332,000
March 16, 2016

The Patterson Foundation to Share Aging Initiatives on National Stage

Regional philanthropic work featured at 2016 Aging in America Conference in Washington D.C.
January 27, 2016

The Patterson Foundation Distributes Match for Entrepreneurial Earned-Income Plans

The match benefits organizations participating in Margin & Mission Ignition, an initiative of The Patterson Foundation focused on boosting mission impact through earned-income strategies
January 11, 2016

The Patterson Foundation Commits $250,000 to Center for Disaster Philanthropy's Refugee Crisis Fund

The gift is designed to boost support for the effort.
December 29, 2015

$1 Million and Counting for Season of Sharing

Community generosity triggers additional $100,000 contribution from The Patterson Foundation
November 11, 2015

The Patterson Foundation Honors Veterans with Book Gift

The gift is designed to build upon partnerships and awareness created during the Legacy of Valor campaign
October 19, 2015

The Patterson Foundation Matches $1.2 Million in Donations Supporting Learning Experiences for Area Students

Through local nonprofits, the EdExploreSRQ Endowment will expand these hands-on learning opportunities for children in our community
October 08, 2015

The Patterson Foundation to Provide Match to Jumpstart Entrepreneurial Earned-Income Plans

The match will benefit organizations participating in Margin & Mission Ignition, an initiative of The Patterson Foundation focused on boosting mission impact through earned-income strategies.
September 23, 2015

The Patterson Foundation Contributes $250,000 to the Campaign for Grade-Level Reading

This gift marks more than $500,000 invested by the foundation since 2013, will support innovative connections for childhood literacy nationwide
August 03, 2015

National Aging Mastery Program® Coming to Bradenton-Sarasota Region

With support from The Patterson Foundation, three area agencies will offer the National Council on Aging’s wellness program for older adults.
July 13, 2015

Area Nonprofits Selected to Participate in Entrepreneurial Initiative

Organizations will develop and implement earned-income plans through Margin & Mission Ignition, an initiative of The Patterson Foundation.

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