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Community Foundation to Host Founder's Luncheon

The Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties will host its Founder’s Luncheon on Tuesday, May 7, which will highlight key findings from the 2018 On The Table Community Impact Report, and include updates on community revitalization, positive youth development and educational

Community Foundation's On the Table Survey Finds Community Members United and Optimistic

As part of the On The Table initiative, a recent Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties survey found that housing, economic development and poverty are three of the most pressing issues that need to be addressed. The survey, known as the Community Impact Report, further

Community Foundation Welcomes Two New Board Members

The Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties has elected Alex Rubio and Earnie Ellison, Jr. to its board of directors. Rubio is a prominent business leader with NextEra Energy, Inc., serving as Vice President, Integrated Supply Chain. He has accountability for all aspects of the

Community Foundation Welcomes New VP for Community Impact

The Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties has hired January Romero Reissman as Vice President for Community Impact. “We have made a concerted effort to enhance our impact at the Community Foundation, and we are confident that January will help steward that mission,” said

More than 3500 Residents Participate in On the Table

The Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties concluded its first-ever On the Table civic engagement initiative on Oct. 24 with more than 3,500 residents participating in conversations about how to cultivate a stronger community. On the Table, a national initiative funded by the

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