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Urban Youth Impact is Helping Make Dreams a Reality

Resilient. That’s the word that best describes Rachelle.

Rachelle refuses to allow stereotypes, the shortcomings of other family members, or her unstable home life hold her back. Her ability to not merely survive, but also to thrive in the midst of adversity has played out daily as she struggles with an unstable home environment. Read more »


25 Ways to Volunteer This Summer

Having trouble thinking of a way to keep your kids busy this summer? Instead of sitting on the couch watching Looney Tunes, use the free time to bond with your kids — and change the world while doing it!

 Volunteering is a great way to bond as a family and make lasting change in your community. The Town of Palm Beach United Way came up with a list of 25 ways your family can volunteer together this summer (and anytime of the year).

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The Boxed For Success School Supply Drive has Started

This fall, thousands of Palm Beach County children will head off to school unprepared. Many will have no pencils to sharpen, no paper to write on, no crayons to draw with.

 The Town of Palm Beach United Way, in partnership with our youngest volunteers, Youth United, hopes to help these children, one shoebox at a time. Read more »


A Struggle for Financial Freedom

Every Fourth of July we celebrate our freedom. Barbeques light up, fireworks shoot into the sky, and ‘can you pass the apple pie?’ becomes the most important question of the day.

Yet, there are many people around the country — and right here in Palm Beach County — who struggle every day for their freedom. Read more »