Upcoming Events

  • Sat, Jan 11
    Valley View
    Join us for the second annual Grit Gala on January 11, 2020. Featuring a full casino, designer cocktails, elegant dining and entertainment! All proceeds go to purchasing critical life saving equipment for our local first responders.
  • Sat, May 11
    Bradford Sportsmen Farm
    You are cordially invited to The Grit Foundation’s first annual Clays and Craws’ event on May 11. The event includes event admission, an event gift, ammo, breakfast and lunch.
  • Sat, Jan 26
    Legacy Park
    The 2019 Grit Gala is a black tie formal fundraising event attracting hundreds of guests in support of our local first responders and hometown heroes.
9/11 Memorial Stair Climb Grit Foundatio

August 15, 2019

Join the Grit Foundation, UF Collegiate Veterans Society and the UF Student Government for the 3rd Annual 9/11 Memorial Stair Climb.

9/11 Memorial Stair Climb

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November 30, 2018

The Grit Foundation is proud to announce their formal partnership as the primary support organization for the Gilchrist County Sheriff's Office. Join us as we celebrate over a delicious grit-bar buffet!

Gilchrist Grit Breakfast

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May 11, 2019

The Grit Foundation's First Annual "Clays and Craws’" event is a clay shoot and low country boil fundraising event attracting guests in support of our local first responders and law enforcement officers. The event includes event admission, an event gift, ammo, breakfast and lunch. 

Clays & Craws'

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December 8, 2018

Join the Nitty Gritty Cookin' Team as they whip up some delicious holiday fare for the Clay County Sheriff's Office! Volunteers are needed! Click below to learn more!

Learn more!

Clay County Sheriff's Office Christmas Party

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January 26, 2019

The 2019 Grit Gala is a black tie formal fundraising event attracting hundreds of guests in support of our local first responders and hometown heroes. The evening includes a gourmet dinner, 

exceptional entertainment, a silent auction, and a display of first responder tributes from seven local bakeries.

Grit Gala