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People of Impact

Throughout our community, countless people are doing extraordinary work every day. Some are in the spotlight, while others work behind the scenes. They are volunteers, nonprofit professionals, public servants, and everyone in between. Often, their stories go untold -- not because they are unimportant, but because we move so fast, we rarely have time to come up for air. We hope you will pause and read these brief stories about people of lasting impact.


Nathan Burnaman: Living Artist

Did you walk inside the much-larger-than-life “living lampshade” at Selby Gardens’ Downtown Sarasota campus last year during its Tiffany-themed exhibition? Maybe you were mesmerized by the kaleidoscopic mirrors in the…
February 15, 2024

About Barancik Foundation

The Charles and Margery Barancik family has long believed in the power of philanthropy to shape our world and enrich the lives of all people. It was the expression of this belief that led them in 2014 to establish Charles & Margery Barancik Foundation—a private, family foundation located in Sarasota, Florida.

1515 Ringling Boulevard, Suite 500, Sarasota FL 34236
The Barancik Foundation does not accept unsolicited requests for funding.

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