The Sister Cities Association of Sarasota, Inc (SCAS) is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization whose mission is to foster international relationships between Sarasota and international Sister Cities that have similar interests by creating exchanges in areas of arts and culture, education, tourism, business and government. SCAS’s objective is to develop respect, understanding and cooperation through citizen diplomacy. Our fundraising goal is to support ongoing services and projects in vocational, community, youth and international endeavors.
SCAS holds a number of fundraisers each year for different projects and receives donations from individuals as well as business and municipal sponsors.
If you have an interest in supporting our work to improve our local community and global community partners, please see the giving opportunities listed below.
Members and non-members have the option to individually contribute to the activities of the Sister Cities Association of Sarasota (SCAS) and will be recognized for their contributions based on the following program. Sponsorship levels attained will be based upon contributions made during a fiscal year, which runs from October 1 to September 30.
Donate to the Sister Cities Association of Sarasota Inc.
Federal Tax ID: 65-017868
Located in Sarasota, FL
Please remember the Sister Cities Association of Sarasota Inc. with a planned gift. Donors can provide ongoing support to SCAS programs and take advantage of financial and tax benefits or choose structured gifts to be made after their lifetimes.
Please consult an independent tax adviser and legal representative for professional advice to determine the most appropriate way for you to give and speak to our VP of Fundraising before making any charitable gifts.
The most common gift structure is a provision in an estate plan. Ways to give include:
- A gift in your retirement account (IRA account after the age of 70)
- A provision in a will including codicils
- A provision in a trust
- Insurance beneficiary designations
- Real estate and other asset transfers
- Gifts of retirement plan assets or other financial accounts
A tribute of any amount is an ideal way to honor a friend or loved one. It’s a perfect way to say: “I care,” “You’re special,” or “I remember.”
A card will be sent to your Honoree notifying them of your generous gift. (The amount of your gift will not be included on the card unless you wish to include it.)
Make a gift to honor someone today! A memorial gift of any amount is an ideal way to remember the life of someone special. A card will be sent to the family notifying them of your gift. (The amount of your gift will not be included on the card unless you wish to include it.)
SEND IN YOUR TRIBUTE/DONATION: Sister Cities Association of Sarasota, Inc. (SCAS) is a 501(c)(3) organization supporting many local and international exchange projects.
Federal tax ID 65-017868
Attn: Gloria Grenier, Treasurer
6501 17th Avenue West Apt I-401
Bradenton, FL, 34209
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Type of Tribute gift in support of the mission and goals of Sister Cities Association of Sarasota:
THANKS TO OUR GENEROUS DONORS
- Exxon Mobil
- Rock Solid Construction Group, Inc
- Star Scientific, Inc
- Thompson Resources
- Michael Bernard
- Mark Fisher
- Roskamp Foundation
- Rotary Club of Sarasota, Inc
- W.A. Heaslip Investments
Members and Friends
Community Foundation of Sarasota
Stan & Alma Abshier
Peggy (Margaret) Abt
Carolyn M. Bloomer
Jane Cirksena Thompson
Kenneth J. DeCamp
Marie des Neiges Grossas
Sue M. Gordon
Eileen K. Lazaroff
Archibald S. McKee
Emily Pauline Mitchell
Judith C. Moore
Ina Rae Levy
Eleanor A. Stoll
Evelyn Candace Wehbe
Ronald S. Wozniak