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Community Foundation Hosts Last Party of the Season with Founder’s Award

Don’t miss the last party of the season – the Founder’s Award Luncheon - hosted by the Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties on Wednesday, May 24, 2017. The celebration of philanthropy will begin at 11:30 a.m. at the Kravis Center’s Cohen Pavilion. The highlight will be a

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,

Impact 100 Palm Beach County Awards More than Half a Million to Ten Nonprofits

  Impact 100 Palm Beach County Awards More than Half a Million to Ten Nonprofits Impact 100 Palm Beach County is a donor-advised fund of the Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties   WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (Apr. 20, 2017) – On Thursday, April 6, more than 500 women of

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

Sheila Kinman Appointed as Vice President for Development

The Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties has appointed Sheila Kinman as Vice President for Development. As Vice President for Development, Kinman is responsible for connecting Community Foundation donors to philanthropic causes they care about, facilitating legacy and planned

Men of Impact 100 Choose Miracle League of Palm Beach County to Receive $50,000 Grant

Photo: Distinctive Images by Steven Louis Bercovitch L to R: Jon Sahn; Bradley Hurlburt; Chuck Halberg; Julia Kadel; Daryl Houston; Stephen Greene Seated: Josh Doran  On Wednesday, February 22nd, 56 men of Impact 100 Men Palm Beach County voted to award its first 50,000 grant to the

‘Keeping It Local’ Gala Raises Thousands for Community Foundation

  More than 270 guests arrived for the Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties’ ‘Keeping It Local’ Gala at The Breakers on Friday, February 10, 2017. Guests enjoyed dinner, dancing and a silent auction of a piece by world-renown environmental artist Chris Leidy, grandson of Lily

Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties Invests More Than Half a Million into the Future of Local Nonprofits

The Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties is laser- focused on its goal to endow the future of its local nonprofits. In two years, its matching challenges add up to an incredible 700,000 invested into the future of local nonprofits. This fiscal year, the Community Foundation

Student Finalists Announced for Second Annual Palm Beach Philanthropy Tank

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (January 25, 2017) – After an overwhelming response from Palm Beach County students eager to participate in this year’s event, Palm Beach Philanthropy Tank has announced that its submission review process is now complete, and nine innovative and socially impactful solutions

Colorful Palm Beach Preview Party Sets Tone for ‘Keeping It Local’ Gala

Gala chair Carrie Murray and her husband J.B. Murray opened their Palm Beach apartment to celebrate the chairpersons, host committee and sponsors of the Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties’ ‘Keeping It Local’ Gala. The gala will be held at The Breakers on Friday, February 10,