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Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties Announces Forever Arts & Culture Endowment Challenge

By: Corrie Edwards
Source: Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties
Date: July 16, 2015
The Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties is excited to introduce a special opportunity to local arts and cultural organizations – the Forever Arts & Culture Endowment Challenge.
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100 Local Students Receive Scholarships From the Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties

By: Corrie Edwards
Source: Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties
Date: July 1, 2015
This year, 100 deserving students will be fulfilling their educational dreams thanks, in part, to the donors of the Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties. These students are the recipients of more than $779,750 in scholarships awarded by the organization.
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More Than $3 Million Raised in 24-Hours During Second Annual Great Give

By: Corrie Edwards
Source: Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties
Date: June 4, 2015
More than $3 million was raised in a single day for 437 local nonprofits during the second annual Great Give Palm Beach and Martin Counties. The 24-hour online fundraising event held on May 5 at 5 p.m. to May 6 at 5 p.m. was co-hosted by the Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties, United Way of Palm Beach County and United Way for Martin County.
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Community Foundation Celebrates Philanthropy at 2nd Annual Founder’s Award Luncheon

By: Jennifer Sullivan
Source: Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties
Date: 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. Matthews with the Founder’s Award for the impact he has made in the community. Ann Christiano, Frank and Betsy Karel Endowed Chair in Public Interest Communications at the University of Florida, will serve as keynote speaker and discuss the “5 Imperatives for Social Changemakers.”
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Community Foundation Celebrates Philanthropy at 2nd Annual Founder’s Award Luncheon

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

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