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5
Jun

Inspiration: Education can change the world

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Congratulations to 2017 graduates!

29
May

Memorial Day: Ways to honor our servicemen and women

Memorial Day is a day to remember and honor all of the men and women who have died while serving in the armed forces. 1.3 million people have lost their lives while serving in the armed services. Despite the somber nature of Memorial Day, it’s also a day when a lot of good can be done. If you’re looking for a way to honor those servicemen and women who have lost their lives in conflict, here are a few organizations working to help veterans and their families:

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22
May

Agency Spotlight: Achievement Centers for Children and Families

Achievement Centers for Children and Families has been a Town of Palm Beach United Way partner agency since 2013.  They provide affordable quality care to children whose parents otherwise could not maintain their job or go to school.  Their programs are designed to meet a child’s academic, social, emotional and physical needs; through toddler, preschool, afterschool, teen, adult and family programs.

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15
May

Volunteer Spotlight: Robin Martin

Our monthly Volunteer Spotlight recognizes Town of Palm Beach United Way volunteers who are passionate, inspiring and dedicated. They are individuals committed to transforming lives and who invest in our vision of building healthy and strong communities.

Robin Martin has been a volunteer at the Town of Palm Beach United Way for 4 years.  Robin serves on our Allocation Committee and our Board of Trustees.  We sat down with Robin to ask him a few questions about volunteering at the Town of Palm Beach United Way and what it means to him.

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8
May

Monday Inspiration: What if?

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1
May

Town of Palm Beach United Way celebrates a great year

town-of-palm-beach-united-way-2017-campaignThere are some truly amazing individuals and organizations in our community.  At the Town of Palm Beach United Way, we are proud to collaborate and serve as a partner alongside the people and companies doing great things.

Last week, we held our 72nd Annual Meeting at the Breakers Palm Beach. The event gave us the chance to say “THANK YOU” to the people who have the passion, expertise, and resources to get things done.

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24
Apr

Agency Spotlight: HomeSafe

HomeSafe has been a Town of Palm Beach United Way partner agency since 1981.  They provide prevention and intervention services to infants, children and families through comprehensive programs including life skills, healthy beginnings, residential group care and safety net services.

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17
Apr

Volunteer Spotlight: Jessica Surovek

Our monthly Volunteer Spotlight recognizes Town of Palm Beach United Way volunteers who are passionate, inspiring and dedicated. They are individuals committed to transforming lives and who invest in our vision of building healthy and strong communities.

Jessica Surovek has been a volunteer at the Town of Palm Beach United Way for 11 years. Jessica serves on our Allocation Committee and our Board of Trustees. We sat down with Jessica to ask her a few questions about volunteering at the Town of Palm Beach United Way and what it means to her.

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3
Apr

TIME TO EMPTY YOUR PANTRY: APRIL 3 – APRIL 24

For the past several years the Town of Palm Beach United Way has had the honor of partnering with the Palm Beach Daily News and Palm Beach Fire Rescue, to collect non-perishable food for those less fortunate in Palm Beach County. Last year because of the generosity of those who live or work in Palm Beach, South Palm Beach and Manalapan we were able to collect 1,900 pounds of food and over $12,000 in donations for partner agencies – Feeding South Florida and The Glades Initiative. This year we will collect food and donations for the Palm Beach County Food Bank and CROS Ministries.

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27
Mar

Volunteer Spotlight: Lee Gordon

Our monthly Volunteer Spotlight recognizes Town of Palm Beach United Way volunteers who are passionate, inspiring and dedicated. They are individuals committed to transforming lives and who invest in our vision of building healthy and strong communities.

Lee Gordon has been a volunteer at the Town of Palm Beach United Way for over 15 years.  Lee serves on our Board of Trustees and Nominating Committee and has previously served on our Allocation Committee and Business and Professional Committee.    We sat down with Lee to ask him a few questions about volunteering at the Town of Palm Beach United Way and what it means to him.

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