Community Foundation of Ocala/Marion First Local Nonprofit to Accept Bitcoin Donations through BitPay

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Community Foundation of Ocala/Marion 324 SE 24th Street, Ocala, Florida, 34471 (352) 622-5020 www.ocalafoundation.org   March 4, 2022   Ocala, Florida — The Community Foundation of Ocala/Marion is the first local nonprofit to accept cryptocurrency donations through BitPay. The Community Foundation serves all of Marion County and the cities within. This…

Community Foundation Awards $32,000 in Muns Nursing Scholarships

TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 1, 2022 — FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Lauren DeIorio, Executive Director Phone: (352) 622-5020 ext. 102 Email: Lauren@OcalaFoundation.org   Community Foundation Awards $32,000 in Muns Nursing Scholarships Ocala, Fla (February 1, 2022)– The Community Foundation for Ocala / Marion County recently awarded $32,000 from the Angelica G. Muns Nursing Scholarship Fund. Of the 16…

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: COMMUNITY FOUNDATION WELCOMES NEW STAFF MEMBER

January 5, 2022 — FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Lauren Deiorio, President & Executive Director Phone: (352) 622-5020 ext. 102 Email: Lauren@ocalafoundation.org Community Foundation for Ocala/Marion County Welcomes New Staff Member Ashley Wheeler-Gerds Joins Community Foundation as Director of Strategic Engagement Ocala, FL (January 5, 2022) – The Community Foundation for Ocala / Marion County is…

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: FOUR LEADERS JOIN THE COMMUNITY FOUNDATION FOR OCALA/MARION COUNTY BOARD OF DIRECTORS

FRIDAY, DECEMBER 3, 2021 — FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Lauren DeIorio, President & Executive Director Phone: (352) 622-5020 ext. 102 Email: Lauren@OcalaFoundation.org   Four Leaders Join the Community Foundation for Ocala/Marion County Board of Directors Ocala, FL (December 3, 2021) — The Community Foundation for Ocala/ Marion County recently welcomed four new members to the Board…

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: STUDENTS GIVE $3,000 IN GRANTS TO SIX LOCAL CHARITIES THROUGH PHILANTHROPY PROGRAM

Lauren DeIorio, Executive Director Phone: (352) 622-5020 ext. 102 Email: Lauren@OcalaFoundation.org STUDENTS GIVE $3,000 IN GRANTS TO SIX LOCAL CHARITIES THROUGH PHILANTHROPY PROGRAM Ocala, FL (December 1st, 2021) – Six awards of $500 each were gifted to six local charities in concluding celebrations of the Adam Hanson Youth Philanthropy in Action (YPIA) program at four…

Rich Bianculli Receives Director Emeritus Status from the Community Foundation for Ocala/Marion County

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Lauren DeIorio, President & Executive Director Lauren@OcalaFoundation.org (352) 622-5020 ext. 102 Rich Bianculli Receives Director Emeritus Status from the Community Foundation for Ocala/Marion County Ocala, FL (November 19, 2021) — The Board of Directors for the Community Foundation for Ocala/Marion County recently designated board member Rich Bianculli as a Director Emeritus…

American Rescue Plan for Nonprofits in Ocala, FL

City of Ocala and the Community Foundation Partner to Distribute American Rescue Plan Dollars

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Lauren DeIorio, President & Executive Director Lauren@OcalaFoundation.org ext. 102 City of Ocala and the Community Foundation Partner to Distribute American Rescue Plan Dollars City Council Designates $600,000 for Nonprofits in Ocala Needing Financial Assistance Ocala, FL (Nov. 9, 2021) – In a recent unanimous decision by the Ocala City Council, 10…

Substantial Gift to the Community Foundation Renames Philanthropy Education Program

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Lauren DeIorio, Community Foundation President & Executive DirectorPhone (352) 622-5020 ext. 102Email: Lauren@OcalaFoundation.org NonProfit Business Council Program Now Named “Adam Hanson Youth Philanthropy in Action” Ocala, FL (September 28, 2021) – With a three-year financial commitment totaling $150,000 from the Adam Hanson Better Communities Fund, the Community Foundation for Ocala/Marion County has renamed…

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Local Nonprofits Receive Contributions from Youth Philanthropy in Action Middle School Students

Ocala, FL – (April 28, 2021) The Community Foundation for Ocala/Marion County and NonProfit Business Council awarded a total of $2,500 as part of the Youth Philanthropy in Action (YPIA) program. In spring 2021, two Marion County schools participated: Belleview Middle School (BMS) and Osceola Middle School (OMS). OMS also participated in YPIA in the…