I came to the Foundation just days before my 43rd birthday. My son was entering his senior year in high school and I was ready to accept a new role that would offer me an opportunity to grow in service to our community.
Greetings and Happy New Year! We are excited to usher in 2021 here at The Community Foundation for Northeast Florida. As we turn this page, we continue to push forward—recalibrating as needed to respond to conditions—to do the important work that exists in our community. […]
Laurie DuBow once told me that God gave us two ears and one mouth for a reason. For those of you who know Laurie well, you know that he is a good listener and when he speaks, it is always worth hearing. Earlier this year, […]
Because The Community Foundation for Northeast Florida exists in perpetuity, being in existence for 55 years doesn’t sound all that long. As Florida’s oldest community foundation, we have grown to serve the six counties that comprise Northeast Florida as well as five counties to our […]
Our tag line for The Community Foundation for Northeast Florida is Giving Back…Giving Forward. And while I embraced the concept when Wingard Creative pitched it to us, I never fully felt the impact of this simple statement until recently. My father, Joseph Zuccaro, passed away […]