Community Foundation Social Media Contest Awards $1,000 to Gentle Carousel Miniature Therapy Horses

Ocala, FL (October 18, 2019)– During the Tuesday, October 15, NonProfit Business Council meeting, Gentle Carousel Miniature Therapy Horses received $1,000 from the Community Foundation for Ocala Marion County’s One Passion at a Time social media contest. The contest ran from October 1 through October 10 and offered Facebook users the opportunity to name the…

FreeD.O.M. Clinic to Receive More Than $100,000 Grant

Ocala, FL (October 3, 2019)–FreeD.O.M. Clinic, which uses volunteers to provide free dental, optical and medical care and counseling for low-income, uninsured Marion County residents, will receive a $101,500 grant from the Florida Association of Free and Charitable Clinics to enhance their mental health counseling services in 2020. This grant was prepared with assistance from…

Strategic Planning Professionals Sought

Ocala, FL (September 11, 2019)– The Community Foundation for Ocala / Marion County has initiated a Request for Proposal (RFP) process to identify qualified consultants to guide and execute a strategic planning process for nonprofits seeking assistance. Consultants who demonstrate a strong understanding of the structure and purpose of nonprofit organizations, have strong facilitation skills…

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

Ocala, FL (July 19, 2019) — The Board of Directors for the Community Foundation for Ocala Marion County recently designated founding board member, Robert “Bob” Reilly, as a Director Emeritus for the Foundation. “This is a first of its kind announcement for the Community Foundation, and we are excited to highlight Bob’s contributions to us”…

2nd Annual Guide to Charitable Giving: Back by Popular Demand

Ocala Style and the NonProfit Business Council (NPBC), a program of the Community Foundation for Ocala Marion County, proudly announce their renewed partnership to publish the Guide to Charitable Giving. This publication is the OFFICIAL publication of the NonProfit Business Council and provides a comprehensive overview of all Marion County nonprofits. Local 501(c)(3) nonprofits are…

Community Foundation Awards $22,500 in Muns Nursing Scholarships for Spring 2019

Angelica G. Muns Nursing Scholarship are Awarded in Fall and Spring semesters Ocala, Fla., February 14, 2019 — The Community Foundation for Ocala / Marion County recently awarded $22,500 in scholarships from the Angelica G. Muns Nursing ScholarshipFund. Of the 11 recipients for the Spring 2019 term, 5 were recurring scholarships. One of the new recipients…