Public schools, nonprofits address digital divide in light of COVID-19

"Eight months since Alachua County Public Schools went virtual due to COVID-19, students continue to struggle with the change. With many students still not physically back in schools, education morphed to fit into an increasingly virtual world through digital or hybrid learning. Even in brick-and-mortar classrooms, digital access is a necessity." Read this article from

By |2020-12-07T14:07:19-05:00December 7th, 2020|Categories: News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

20 Days of Giving: Day 4

Mental Wellness Fund An anonymous donor worked with the Community Foundation of North Central Florida to create the Mental Wellness Fund in 2015. The fund supports a Trauma Recovery Program for young children and another start-up to address mental health concerns in North Central Florida. In 2015, the donor committed $1.5 million to provide in-school

By |2018-10-12T13:41:35-04:00October 16th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

20 Days of Philanthropy: Day 3

In 2010, Guardian ad Litem established their agency fund at the Community Foundation. Guardian Foundation recognizes the needs of children in the 8th judicial circuit who are involved in dependency proceedings in court as a result of abuse, neglect, or abandonment. While Guardian ad Litem volunteers are appointed by the court to advocate for the

By |2018-10-12T13:23:18-04:00October 15th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

20 Days of Philanthropy: Day 2

THE CADES: creating a family legacy of philanthropy and innovation for the North Central Florida community Dr. James Robert Cade and his wife, Mary, cultivated a passion for giving that has inspired the next generation of family members to embrace philanthropy. In 2001, Dr. Cade, the inventor of Gatorade, donated a Gatorade Beneficial Unit to

By |2018-10-12T12:56:01-04:00October 14th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

20 Days of Philanthropy

This year, the Community Foundation of North Central is celebrating 20 years of philanthropy in our community. We have grown to holding more than 100 funds from dedicated philanthropists who have given more than $20 million in grants to local nonprofit organizations. Behind those numbers are stories of people who bring tremendous passion to their giving,

By |2018-10-12T12:52:33-04:00October 13th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments
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