Community Foundation News

News and Articles | March 22, 2018

Community Foundation Awards Half a Million in ‘GO Grants’ to Nonprofit Organizations

The Community Foundation awarded more than half a million dollars to nonprofit organizations in Palm Beach and Martin Counties through its new GO Grants program.

News and Articles | February 13, 2018

How Will Charitable Giving Benefit Those Who Aren't Itemizing Deductions?

If you are 70½ or older, you may be interested in a way to lower the income and taxes from your IRA withdrawals. Learn more...

News and Articles | January 25, 2018

Okeechobee County Nonprofits Receive Grants from Legacy Fund at Community Foundation

Longtime Okeechobee resident Frank Altobello established a charitable fund in his estate plan to benefit nonprofit organizations in or serving Okeechobee County.

News and Articles | January 17, 2018

Tax Reform and Charitable Giving

Many Americans will be assessing the new tax law to determine how it might impact their charitable giving. Learn more...

News and Articles | January 15, 2018

Community Foundation Hires and Promotes Staff to Expand Support to Donor

The Community Foundation is the community leader in philanthropy. Its new three-year strategic plan calls for continued development ...

News and Articles | January 8, 2018

Nancy Brinker, Julie Cummings and Susan G. Komen Affiliate Partner with Community Foundation to Create The Promise Fund

Palm Beacher Julie Cummings and Susan G. Komen founder Nancy Brinker are helping spearhead a new fundraising initiative aimed at connecting cancer care providers with two vulnerable populations in South Florida. Learn more ...

News and Articles | December 21, 2017

PBC funders collaborate to help local nonprofits, residents struggling after Hurricane Irma

When Hurricane Irma struck Palm Beach County, area funders stepped forward in a coordinated effort to help local nonprofits support our community ...

News and Articles | December 19, 2017

Hurricane Grants Arrive Just In Time for the Holidays

The Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties granted nearly $300,000 to 33 nonprofit organizations ...

News and Articles | December 18, 2017

Savvy Donors Think Long-Term

Think of your favorite nonprofit organization. What benefits does it offer to our community? Learn more...

News and Articles | December 13, 2017

When Donating Non-Cash Gifts, Timing and Valuation ...

Donating non-cash gifts like privately held stock can be tax-advantageous for you, but the donation process requires planning and a carefully laid out timeline that simple gifts of cash do not.