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Community Foundation Hosts Luncheon Conversation with New President Brad Hurlburt

Community Foundation Hosts Luncheon Conversation with New President Brad Hurlburt

WEST PALM BEACH, FL (November 7, 2013) – More than 40 guests gathered at the Center for Philanthropy in downtown West Palm Beach for a luncheon and discussion with Brad Hurlburt, the new president  and CEO of the Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties. This event served as the

A Promise Forever To Help Animals -- Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League Establishes an Endowment Fund

A Promise Forever To Help Animals -- Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League Establishes an Endowment Fund

WEST PALM BEACH, FL (October 30, 2013) --- During 2012, Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League helped nearly 24,000 dogs, cats, kittens and puppies; including sheltering over 4,000 injured and homeless animals; placing over 3,200 animals in loving homes; and giving nearly 17,000 animals medical

Center for Philanthropy Officially Named

West Palm Beach, FL (September 23, 2013) – Although the Community Foundation’s beautiful building has been in the heart of West Palm Beach for 13 years, the building was officially named as the Center for Philanthropy on September 18th.  The naming was celebrated with an official ribbon cutting

Partnering to Help New College Students

WEST PALM BEACH, FL (September 12, 2013) – After participating in the Financial Education for Students seminar hosted by the Community Foundation, Jaclyn Verity, a 2013 Community Foundation Scholar and a freshman at the University of Miami, quickly realized she’ll be faced with many financial

Community Foundation Awards over $6.4 Million in Grants & Scholarships

WEST PALM BEACH, FL (August 27, 2013) – The Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties awarded its largest grant in history -- 661,203 over a two-year period -- to the University of Florida to help fund the launch of a three-year reform by the School District of Palm Beach County and

Families First of Palm Beach County Supporting Our Community, Forever

WEST PALM BEACH, FL (July 30 , 2013) -- The need for help never stops.  There will always be new parents who need guidance to handle the stress of caring for their children. There will always be the determined work to keep children out of foster care so families can stay together, and there will

Community Foundation Welcomes Four New Board Members

WEST PALM BEACH, FL (July 17, 2013) – The Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties announced the appointment of four new Board members at their May Board meeting.  Ray S. Celedinas, Christina Matthews Macfarland, Lore Dodge and Caroline B. Sory have joined the Board effective July

Nearly $200,000 Supports More Than 35,000 Students Through DonorsChoose.org

WEST PALM BEACH, FL (June 20, 2013) – As another school year has come to a close, the Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties knows they helped make an impact on more than 35,000 Palm Beach and Martin County students this year. And, it was the Community Foundation's donors that

Fulfilling College Dreams -- $726,500 in Scholarships Awarded

WEST PALM BEACH, FL (June 18, 2013) – When the Philip D. O’Connell, Sr. Memorial Scholarship Fund was established at the Community Foundation in 1988, Mr. O’Connell’s wife wanted to be certain the scholarship awards were much more than a dollar amount.  Mrs. O’Connell wanted to personally meet

Bradley Hurlburt Joins the Community Foundation as New President and Chief Executive Officer

WEST PALM BEACH, FL (May 20, 2013) – The Board of Directors of the Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties are pleased to announce that Bradley Hurlburt has been named the Foundation’s new President and Chief Executive Officer.  Mr. Hurlburt, a veteran leader and