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May 6, 2016

Non-profit/Philanthropy

UF, Disney team up to protect butterflies, sea turtles

When your life's work is protecting endangered species, progress is often marked in incremental victories. But the efforts of University of Florida researchers are taking a major leap forward through a Disney Conservation Fund initiative that aims to save threatened species from extinction. Read more »
Published on 4/22/2016

Brian and Kathryn Ballard donate building to house entrepreneurship school at FSU

Brian Ballard, CEO of Ballard Partners, and Kathryn Ballard, a Florida State University alumna and member of the FSU Board of Trustees, are giving the university a building valued at $1.1 million in downtown Tallahassee that will serve as the home of the Jim Moran School of Entrepreneurship and the Jim Moran Institute for Global Entrepreneurship and will be the physical centerpiece of Florida State's “entrepreneurial university” initiative. Read more »
Published on 2/10/2016

Early-stage investing

Naples-based venture capitalist Tim Cartwright answers questions about what makes a successful “angel” investment. Read more »
Published on 9/28/2015

New batons: Orchestras shine with new music directors

Over the past two years, all of the top five professional symphony orchestras in the state have appointed new music directors. Read more »
Published on 6/26/2015

University of Miami surpasses $1.6 billion Momentum2 Campaign goal with $55 million 'breakthrough' gift

President Shalala recognized for completing two major fundraising campaigns totaling more than $3 billion Read more »
Published on 5/19/2015

Wet Suits: Scuba diving lawyers

David Black was 7 the first time he saw someone pull on a wet suit and jump into the Atlantic Ocean. Read more »
Published on 12/20/2013

Philanthropy: A Deluge of Wealth

Wealth transfer in the next 10 years could total $322 billion. Read more »
Published on 4/2/2013

Community Foundation of Tampa Bay

Marlene Spalten & Patricia Douglas of Community Foundation of Tampa Bay answer questions about the function of the organization and giving back to the community. Read more »
Published on 3/25/2013

Naples Wine Fest

Nowhere else in the wine world do so few give so much with the speed and noise of the bidders at the Naples Winter Wine Fest. They did it again last weekend raising more than $8.5 million in six hours for thousands of at-risk children within 20 miles of 500 donors under an inflated white tent on the lawn of the Ritz-Carlton Golf Resort. Read more »
Published on 1/28/2013

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