A collaboration between Gulf Coast Jewish Family and Community Services and the St. Petersburg Police Department, known as the CALL program, allows police officers to focus on criminal conduct while social workers respond to nonviolent, noncriminal calls.
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PCF Helps Administer $19 Million From American Rescue Plan Act for Nonprofit Capital Needs
Pinellas Community Foundation and the Pinellas County government partner to disburse $19 million in relief funds for nonprofits recovering from the COVID-19 pandemic.
PCF Launches Ukraine Humanitarian Relief Fund of Tampa Bay
Pinellas Community Foundation is a trusted vehicle for community donations to assist Ukrainians with their growing humanitarian needs.
See What’s Needed Now: Feeding the Hungry, Part 1
Because food insecurity is an ongoing concern, especially since the pandemic began, PCF supports organizations that are feeding the hungry in Pinellas County.
2021 Community Impact Highlights
During a year full of post-pandemic obstacles, PCF boasted positive community impact through remediation support and renewed hope for our health, environment, and growth.
See What’s Needed Now: Reviving Education
Students are struggling to be successful amid the pandemic. That’s why Pinellas Community Foundation supports the Shirley Proctor Puller Foundation in reviving education. SPPF programs provide families tools to help their children be successful despite the circumstances working against them. PCF and SPPF CEOs discuss challenges and wins in this interview.
Needed Now Fund Update — Winter 2021
The Needed Now Fund, designed to address our community’s most pressing needs, has distributed $20K to local nonprofits who feed the hungry and mitigate evictions in Pinellas County. As community needs change, so too will the fund’s focus areas. Learn more about the organizations serving the needs of Pinellas residents.
See What’s Needed Now: Gulfcoast Legal Services, Part 2
Gulfcoast Legal Services helped a Pinellas County resident and her children remain in their home after facing the threat of eviction.
See What’s Needed Now: Gulfcoast Legal Services, Part 1
Gulfcoast Legal Services, a PCF grant recipient, helps Pinellas County residents in need of legal aid to avoid eviction.
See What’s Needed Now: Preventing Evictions
The threat of losing one’s home is terrifying. That’s why PCF created the Needed Now Fund to help prevent eviction for those impacted by the pandemic.