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Community Foundation Hosts the 2017 Founder’s Award Luncheon

The Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties hosted the fourth annual Founder’s Award Luncheon on Wednesday, May 24, 2017 at the Kravis Center’s Cohen Pavilion. President Brad Hurlburt gave a synopsis of the Community Foundation’s newly developed strategic plan. Some of the

For Advisors: Why the Donor Advised Fund is a Vehicle You Need to Know

Donor-advised funds are the fastest-growing philanthropic planning vehicle in today’s wealth management marketplace. Donor-advised funds have risen dramatically in popularity over the last several years. Total assets held in these vehicles grew nearly 12 percent in 2015 to reach 78 billion by the

A Boost for Tomorrow's Philanthropists

What’s hot when it comes to gifts for the graduate? You guessed it. Once again, the ever-popular, flexible, and tax-effective donor-advised fund carries the day. More and more parents and grandparents across the country are giving a graduating child or grandchild a donor-advised fund,

When Cash Is Out - Other Ways to Support Your Philanthropic Endeavors

We've all heard the saying "cash is king." Most of the time that's a fantastic rule of thumb. But sometimes cash isn't the best way to support your philanthropic endeavors. How can you tell? Here are three clues to keep you on the lookout for opportunities to get more bang for your giving back

Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties Celebrates Philanthropy  in South County at Martens Award Luncheon

Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties Celebrates Philanthropy in South County at Martens Award Luncheon

Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties Celebrates Philanthropy  in South County at Martens Award Luncheon   WEST PALM BEACH, FL (September 9, 2016) – The Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties will host its second Martens Award Luncheon on Thursday, October 6,

Impact 100 Palm Beach County’s Growing Membership Enables Awarding Grants in Five Categories

Impact 100 Palm Beach County’s Growing Membership Enables Awarding Grants in Five Categories   WEST PALM BEACH, FL (August 30, 2016) – Impact 100 Palm Beach County (PBC) is excited to announce a new grants policy that benefits nonprofit organizations serving southern Palm Beach County. Each

Make Your Mark Gala Raises Over $400,000 for Community Foundation

Make Your Mark Gala Raises Over $400,000 for Community Foundation

Co-chairs Frances Peter, Christina Macfarland and Caroline Rafferty brought a whole new energy to the Community Foundation’s annual gala at the Breakers this year, raising over 400,000 to support its local leadership work. Over 300 guests attended ‘Make Your Mark’ on January 29th at the Breakers

Community Foundation Awards $2.8 Million in Community Impact Grants  to Nonprofits in Palm Beach and Martin Counties

Community Foundation Awards $2.8 Million in Community Impact Grants to Nonprofits in Palm Beach and Martin Counties

“Building vibrant communities through philanthropy” is one of the guiding principles of the grantmaking at the Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties. The Foundation’s board of directors recently approved 2.8 million in community impact grants to 39 nonprofit organizations in the

Community Foundation Celebrates Philanthropy at 2nd Annual Founder’s Award Luncheon

Community Foundation Celebrates Philanthropy at 2nd Annual Founder’s Award Luncheon

WEST PALM BEACH, FL (May 12, 2015) – The Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties will host its annual Founder’s Award Luncheon on Wednesday, June 3 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the Kravis Center’s Cohen Pavilion. The exciting program will honor Palm Beach resident William M.

Impact 100 Palm Beach County Awards $436,000 to Local Nonprofits

Impact 100 Palm Beach County Awards $436,000 to Local Nonprofits

(BOCA RATON, Fla.)— It was an evening of grand impact on April 16 when 300 Impact 100 Palm Beach County members and guests gathered at Lynn University’s Wold Performing Arts Center* for the fifth annual Impact 100 Palm Beach County Grand Awards Ceremony. Sue Diener and Susan Duane, co-presidents of