Successful Grant: $20,000 for Sarasota Bay Watch

David and Jennifer Shafer were featured in the "Noisemakers" column of Sarasota Magazine for their work on the Rising Seas initiative aimed at getting Southwest Florida thinking and talking about sea level rise.  Acknowledging the difficulty of tackling such a complicated issue, the article also highlighted some of their previous work dealingdivisive problems and reaching beyond the confines of science to find common ground

Shafer Consulting wrote successful grant proposal for Sarasota Bay Watch. The Community Foundation of Sarasota County has awarded Sarasota Bay Watch $20,000 toward funding an Executive Director position. Shafer Consulting contributes time and expertise providing grant writing and scientific and technical support for Sarasota Bay Watch.