Venice’s All-Volunteer South County Food Pantry Celebrates New Location

Venice’s South County Food Pantry has just relocated to a larger location at 121 Warfield Ave.

Summertime at Boca Royale Golf and Country Club

“In the summer,” says Ian Fetigan, general manager of Boca Royale Golf and Country Club, “half of our residents disappear. If you are local, summer is the best time to try our facility.”

Family Promise of South Sarasota County Helps Homeless Families

In the winter, it is especially difficult for Venice families to find affordable housing because of the seasonal nature of our community. It is equally difficult for them to find affordable hotel rooms. The Venice population grows so much in the winter that many families in need end up in tents in the woods or sleeping in their cars. This is dangerous not…