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

By: Corrie Edwards
Date: February 3, 2016
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.
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Community Foundation Provides $250K in Matching Grant Funds for Ten Nonprofit Endowments

By: Corrie Edwards
Source: Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties
Date: February 1, 2016
The Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties is proud to announce ten winners of the Forever Arts & Culture Endowment Challenge.
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Community Foundation & United Ways Join Forces Again to Host Third Annual Great Give Palm Beach & Martin Counties

By: Corrie Edwards
Source: Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties
Date: January 12, 2016
Great Give Palm Beach & Martin Counties is a 24-hour online giving event led by the Community Foundation for Palm Beach County, United Way of Palm Beach County and United Way of Martin County designed to raise as much money as possible for local nonprofits in a single day. This community-wide event, to be held on May 3 from midnight to midnight, celebrates the spirit of giving and the collective effort it takes to strengthen our community by raising critical funds for local nonprofits.
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Community Foundation & United Ways Join Forces Again to Host Third Annual Great Give Palm Beach & Martin Counties

Community Foundation Awards 21 Martin County Organizations with Funds from Permanent Endowment

By: Corrie Edwards
Source: Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties
Date: December 23, 2015
The Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties awarded 21 Martin County nonprofit organizations with over $67,000 in charitable support from the permanently endowed Briggs-Trimble Family Charitable Fund on Wednesday, December 16th at Lady Ann’s Restaurant and Tea Room in Stuart.
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Community Foundation Awards 21 Martin County Organizations with Funds from Permanent Endowment

Community Foundation Appoints Two New Staff Members

By: Corrie Edwards
Date: November 9, 2015
The Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties has appointed Corrie Edwards as Marketing & Communications Manager and Lisa Huertas as Major Gifts Officer...
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FAU Foundation, United Way and Community Foundation Partner to Present Wealth & Estate Planning Seminar on November 4 at FAU

By: Corrie Edwards
Source: Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties
Date: October 20, 2015
The FAU Foundation, United Way of Palm Beach County and the Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties partner to present the Wealth & Estate Panning Seminar, a signature event for Palm Beach County estate planning professionals.

The Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties will host its inaugural Martens Award Luncheon on Wednesday, October 28, 2015 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the Polo Club of Boca Raton. The exciting program will include a brief history of the Foundation and the leadership role it has played connecting philanthropists to the Southern Palm Beach County community for over 40 years.
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“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 two-county region.
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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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