Our community provides everything you need to enjoy your island lifestyle to the fullest, without ever having to leave the island.
If building friendships based on common interests is what you’re searching for, we have groups engaged in everything from arts and culture to wildlife and preservation. You will quickly get to know familiar faces and feel the warmth of our community when you reach out to any of our dedicated organizations.
Click on the categories below to explore what your friends and neighbors do each day to enhance our community and make island life more enjoyable. It will amaze you how easy and fun it is to get involved.
Independently owned General Store on Pine Avenue in Anna Maria. Offers a wide range of grocery items, fresh made sandwiches and salads, fresh selection of baked goods as well as local juices. Also a convenient stop for all your tobacco, beer and wine need
A safe, healthy, and fun environment with indoor and outdoor areas, and never in a cage. The perfect daycare/overnight for your dog. Specializing in medium and small dogs, conveniently located in West Bradenton, close to Anna Maria Island.
ERRANDS and PERSONAL ASSISTANCE for vacationers and residents. Property monitoring, transportation, shopping, and events. Many services available. We do the things you can’t do, don’t have time to do or simply don’t want to do!
A unique networking organization for professional women. Join this business “Sisterhood” where you will surely make great friends and grow your business all in a fun, friendly atmosphere. Hillsborough, Manatee, Sarasota
Our mission is to eliminate Alzheimer’s disease through the advancement of research; to provide and enhance care and support for all affected; and to reduce the risk of dementia through the promotion of brain health.
Dedicated to promoting community awareness & involvement in litter prevention, recycling & beautification throughout Manatee County. Our volunteers have been successful in making visible differences in the environmental quality of our community.
A non-profit employment agency providing job postings, job fairs and candidate referrals. We connect employers with qualified, skilled talent and Floridians with employment and career development opportunities to achieve economic prosperity.
Consolidated waste services company providing residential, commercial & industrial, temporary & permanent roll-off services & portable toilet leasing services. We provide the highest level of service in the safest, most environmentally sound manner.
A private non-profit 501(c3) corporation dedicated to the rescue & placement of the Standard, Miniature & Toy Poodle as well as other dogs in need. Sine 1994 we have been dedicated to finding caring adoptive homes for rescued poodles & dogs.
Our typical 1,000-kwh residential customer bill is approximately 30 percent lower than the latest national average. Known for our service reliability & highly fuel efficient power plants, making us one of the cleanest among all utilities nationwide.