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News and Articles | May 29, 2016

Community Foundation Provides $250K in Matching Grant Funds for Ten Nonprofit Endowments

The Community Foundation is proud to announce ten winners of the Forever Arts & Culture Endowment Challenge.

News and Articles | May 29, 2016

Community Foundation & United Ways Join Forces Again to Host Third Annual Great Give Palm Beach & Martin Counties

Great Give Palm Beach & Martin Counties is a 24-hour online giving event led by the Community Foundation, 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.

News and Articles | May 29, 2016

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

The Community Foundation awarded 21 Martin County nonprofit organizations with over $67,000 in charitable support from the permanently endowed Briggs-Trimble Family Charitable Fund ...

News and Articles | May 29, 2016

FAU Foundation, United Way and Community Foundation Partner to Present Wealth & Estate Planning Seminar

The FAU Foundation, United Way of Palm Beach County and the Community Foundation partner to present the Wealth & Estate Panning Seminar, a signature event for Palm Beach County estate planning professionals. Read more ...

News and Articles | May 25, 2016

Community Mourns Loss of Beloved Marjorie Fisher

The Community Foundation mourns the loss of beloved Marjorie S. Fisher, local philanthropist and community volunteer.

News and Articles | May 25, 2016

Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties Celebrates Philanthropy at 3rd Annual Founder’s Award Luncheon

The Community Foundation hosted its third annual Founder’s Award Luncheon ...

News and Articles | May 1, 2016

Community Foundation Appoints Two New Staff Members

The Community Foundation has appointed Corrie Edwards as Marketing & Communications Manager and Lisa Huertas as Major Gifts Officer.

News and Articles | April 26, 2016

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.

News and Articles | April 25, 2016

The Buzz has Begun for Great Give Palm Beach & Martin Counties on May 3

It’s official! 504 local nonprofits are set to participate in the Great Give Palm Beach & Martin Counties, a 24-hour online fundraiser on May 3, from midnight to midnight. Learn more...

News and Articles | April 17, 2016

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?

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.