2018 Leader Awardees

Thank you to everyone who submitted nominations and came out to help us celebrate local businesses and institutions that are leaders in our community. The awardees are employers and educational institutions who enrich the lives of low income people in Charlotte County through employment, and supported employment programs such as …

VA secretary, other federal officials participate in national homeless count

By NIKKI WENTLING | STARS AND STRIPES Published: January 25, 2018 WASHINGTON — For Department of Veterans Affairs Secretary David Shulkin, practicing medicine gives him a better understanding about the health care needs of the veterans he serves. On Wednesday, he tried that same hands-on approach for another daunting problem …

Gulf Coast Partnership awarded more than $200,000 to battle homeless issues in Charlotte County

The Department of Housing and Urban Development released $83 million in homeless housing and service programs grants to agencies across the state of Florida earlier this week. One local agency was awarded more than $200,000 in funding. The Gulf Coast Partnership, which operates in Charlotte County, as the primary umbrella …

Gulf Coast Partnership debuts three new data dashboards on website

The Gulf Coast Partnership is proud to debut three new data dashboards on its website showing current project enrollment, demographics, and residence prior to project entry. The first data dashboard, Project Enrollment, breaks down the current clients enrolled in social service projects throughout Charlotte County.  The dashboard is broken down …