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

Source: Impact 100
Date: April 21, 2015
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 Impact 100 Palm Beach County, presented checks totaling $436,000 to six nonprofit groups in southern Palm Beach County.
Impact 100 Palm Beach County Awards $436,000 to Local Nonprofits

Community Foundation Honors Legacy Donors at Luncheon

By: Jennifer Sullivan
Source: Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties
Date: April 9, 2015
The Community Foundation hosted a special luncheon for Legacy Society members on April 8 at the Center for Philanthropy. The Legacy Society recognizes those donors who have included the Community Foundation in their planned and estate gifts. Through their thoughtful generosity, these donors have created a legacy to ensure the future vitality of our community.
Community Foundation Honors Legacy Donors at Luncheon

Community Gears Up for Great Give Palm Beach & Martin Counties on May 5-6; Host partners announce fundraising goal and bonus pool for 24-hour giving day

By: Jennifer Sullivan
Source: Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties
Date: April 6, 2015
It’s official! 437 local nonprofits will participate in the Great Give Palm Beach & Martin Counties, a 24-hour online fundraiser that starts on May 5 at 5 p.m. until May 6 at 5 p.m.
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Community Gears Up for Great Give Palm Beach & Martin Counties on May 5-6;  Host partners announce fundraising goal and bonus pool for 24-hour giving day

Boys & Girls Clubs of Palm Beach County Announce New Endowment Fund at the Community Foundation

By: Jennifer Sullivan
Source: Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties
Date: March 31, 2015
Supporters of the Boys & Girls Clubs of Palm Beach County gathered at an intimate luncheon on March 27 at the Neil S. Hirsch Club in Wellington to learn more about the organization’s new endowment fund at the Community Foundation for Palm Beach & Martin Counties. This endowment is a permanent, self-sustaining source of funding that will support the nonprofit’s services, forever.
Boys & Girls Clubs of Palm Beach County Announce New Endowment Fund  at the Community Foundation

Friends of MacArthur Beach State Park Discusses Recent Grant at Community Foundation Luncheon

By: Jennifer Sullivan
Source: Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties
Date: February 24, 2015
More than 30 donors and supporters attended a luncheon hosted by the Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties on February 20 at The Capital Grille in Legacy Place. The event’s featured guests were Sherry Barrat, Foundation board member and fund holder, and Cheryl Houghtelin, executive director of the Friends of MacArthur Beach State Park in North Palm Beach.
Friends of MacArthur Beach State Park Discusses Recent Grant  at Community Foundation Luncheon

Sold Out Paradise Found Gala Raises Half A Million Dollars to Support the Community Foundation

By: Jennifer Sullivan
Source: Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties
Date: January 28, 2015
For the first time in its 43-year history, the Community Foundation hosted their annual gala at The Breakers. The new venue, energetic chairpersons and dynamic host committee, helped attract more than 300 guests (doubling attendance over last year) and raise $500,000 to support the Foundation’s local leadership work.
Sold Out Paradise Found Gala Raises Half A Million Dollars  to Support the Community Foundation

Colorful Palm Beach Preview Party Sets Tone for Paradise Found Gala

By: Jennifer Sullivan
Source: Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties
Date: January 20, 2015
Honorary gala chairs Tara Kelleher and Roy Zuckerberg opened their Breakers Row apartment on January 15 to celebrate the chairpersons, host committee and sponsors of the Community Foundation’s Paradise Found Gala.
Colorful Palm Beach Preview Party Sets Tone for Paradise Found Gala

Community Foundation Showcases Milagro Center at Luncheon

By: Jennifer Sullivan
Source: Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties
Date: January 13, 2015
The Community Foundation hosted a luncheon for donors and supporters on January 9 at The Capital Grille in Boca. The event featured Barbara Stark, executive director of the Milagro Center in Delray Beach, and Sanjiv Sharma, donor and fundholder.
Community Foundation Showcases Milagro Center at Luncheon

Community Foundation and United Ways Join Forces for Second Year to Host Great Give Palm Beach & Martin Counties

By: Jennifer Sullivan
Source: Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties
Date: January 6, 2015
Great Give Palm Beach & Martin Counties is a 24-hour online giving event on May 5-6, 2015 designed to raise as much money as possible for local nonprofits in a single day.
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Community Foundation and United Ways Join Forces for Second Year  to Host Great Give Palm Beach & Martin Counties

Community Foundation Celebrates a Lifetime of Giving

By: Jennifer Sullivan
Source: Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties
Date: December 9, 2014
The Community Foundation hosted an exclusive cocktail reception and dinner on December 4 for donors whose cumulative giving during the organization’s 42-year lifetime totaled $250,000 or more. Guests enjoyed live music in the courtyard, an elegant dinner and a special presentation of engraved medallions to those honored donors who have helped improve the lives of local residents and nonprofits.
Community Foundation Celebrates a Lifetime of Giving

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