OSPREY, FL (July 23, 2015) The Johnson Singer Foundation recently awarded $100,000 to Conservation Foundation of the Gulf Coast. This unrestricted gift will help support the foundation’s mission to protect critical natural lands, forever. “We are deeply grateful to the Johnson Singer Foundation for making a significant investment in our mission at a critical time,” notes Christine Johnson, president of Conservation Foundation of the Gulf Coast. “We are on a fast track to save important, environmentally sensitive lands in our region. These lands are an economic driver, protecting our water supply, our recreational waterways and making our lives better here on the Gulf Coast. We can’t do this work without forward-thinking donors who recognize the impact of the land decisions before us. ”
Conservation Foundation of the Gulf Coast saves land, forever, preserving those special natural lands that make our region extraordinary. Working with landowners, businesses, and government, they protect the character and natural integrity of the bays, beaches, barrier islands and their watersheds on Florida’s Gulf Coast. A nationally accredited land trust, the Foundation purchases natural areas, holds land preservation agreements and educates for responsible land and water stewardship in Manatee, Sarasota, Charlotte and Lee Counties. Learn more at www.conservationfoundation.com.