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Community Foundation Launches On the Table

The Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties invites residents throughout the region to share a meal and discuss meaningful ideas to strengthen the community during the localized nationwide movement, On the Table, a national initiative funded by the John S. and James L. Knight

Community Foundation Provides Matching Grant to Marjory Stoneman Douglas Victims Fund

The Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties provided a 25,000 matching grant to the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School Victims’ Fund, managed by the Broward Education Foundation. The Foundation matched board member Julie Fisher Cummings’ charitable contribution. Cummings sits on

108 Local Students Receive Scholarships from Community Foundation

This year, 108 deserving students are fulfilling their educational dreams thanks to the donors of the Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties. These students are the recipients of 1,069,500 in scholarships awarded by the organization. The Community Foundation has more than 100

Community Foundation Announces New CFO

The Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties is pleased to announce the appointment of Steven Erjavec as chief financial officer. Erjavec provides strategic leadership related to both the day-to-day operations and the financial business of the Foundation. He directs the

Sheila Kinman Elected to Community Foundations National Standards Board

The Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties’ vice president for development, Sheila Kinman, CAP©, has been elected to the Community Foundations National Standards Board (CFNSB), a supporting organization of the Council on Foundations. The CFNSB is a collegial group of

Community Foundation Honors John and Lore Dodge at 2018 Founder’s Award Luncheon

The Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties hosted the fifth annual Founder’s Award Luncheon on Tuesday, May 8, 2018 at the Kravis Center’s Cohen Pavilion. Lore and John Dodge received the Founder’s Award for their lives of community service and charity. Lore currently serves on

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 Tuesday, May 8, 2018. The celebration of philanthropy will begin at 11:30 a.m. at the Kravis Center’s Cohen Pavilion. Lore and John Dodge will receive

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

The Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties awarded more than half a million dollars to nonprofit organizations in Palm Beach and Martin Counties through its new GO Grants program. GO Grants are general operating grants – monetary assistance to nonprofits for both program and

Okeechobee County Nonprofits Receive Grants from Legacy Fund at Community Foundation

Longtime Okeechobee resident Frank Altobello established a charitable fund at the Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties in his estate plan to benefit nonprofit organizations in or serving Okeechobee County. Recently, 76,500 was distributed from the fund to the following

Community Foundation Hires and Promotes Staff to Expand Support to Donors

The Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties is the community leader in philanthropy. Its new three-year strategic plan calls for continued development in donor relations, marketing and community leadership. This year has already seen the hiring of new personnel and evolved staff