Community Foundation News

News and Articles | September 4, 2017

For Advisors: Why the Next Generation and Philanthropy Go Together

As an attorney, accountant, or financial advisor, you are no doubt very skilled at getting inside your clients' heads. Learn more on how we can help ...

News and Articles | August 24, 2017

Impact 100 Palm Beach County’s Grant Cycle Opens

Impact 100 Palm Beach County is excited to announce the opening of its 2018 grants cycle. Read more...

News and Articles | August 15, 2017

The Community Foundation Welcomes New Board Chair and Two New Board Members

Sherry Barrat is the new chair of the board of directors for the Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties (CFPBMC).

News and Articles | August 10, 2017

For Advisors: Counseling Clients Who Sit on Nonprofit Boards

One of the most important questions you can ask a client is whether the client serves on boards of directors of nonprofit organizations. Read more...

News and Articles | August 1, 2017

Community Foundation Wins Communication Awards at PRSA Palm Awards Luncheon

The Community Foundation is the recipient of two Palm Awards and two Awards of Quality for excellence in public relations from the 2017 PRSA Palm Awards Luncheon.

News and Articles | July 26, 2017

Community Foundation Awards $1.2 Million in Scholarships to 125 Deserving Students

This year, 125 deserving students are fulfilling their educational dreams thanks to the donors of the Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties.

News and Articles | July 24, 2017

Shopping, Giving, and Making a Difference

In 2016 alone, Americans gave a record $373.25 billion to charities, up 4% from the year before. Read more ...

News and Articles | July 14, 2017

Donor Advised Funds and Your Personality Type

For professional advisors, personality type matters, even when it comes to supporting community causes. What's yours?

News and Articles | July 3, 2017

Evaluating the DIY Charity Option

Has starting your own nonprofit ever crossed your mind? If the answer is "yes," keep reading ...

News and Articles | June 12, 2017

How Your Community Foundation Gives You Star Power

For professional advisors: you know the drill. A client mentions a specific charity in the community and asks you whether that charity is reputable and effective.

City's racial and ethnic equality task force members revealed

West Palm Beach Mayor Keith James revealed the names of those who will be a part of the city's new Racial and Ethnic Equality Task Force. The Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties is humbled and honored CEO Brad Hurlburt and Board Chair Julie Fisher Cummings have been named task force members.