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Wednesday, September 23, 2020
  The Town of Palm Beach United Way Coronavirus Fund has raised $1.5 million, and distributed nearly $600,000 of that money to 34 area nonprofit organizations, the organization said in a release. The initiative, launched in mid-March, was spurred by...
Wednesday, September 2, 2020
The Turkey Trot will go on. Whether it's live or virtual is to be determined. The annual Town of Palm Beach United Way event will be held for a 12th consecutive year. Registration is now open for the event Nov. 26, which typically features a 5K race...
Wednesday, August 12, 2020
  Unlike anything before it, the COVID-19 pandemic is underscoring this country’s gaping inequality between rich and poor.   For the rich, the pandemic is a major inconvenience. For the poor struggling to maintain even the basic necessities of food...
Wednesday, July 22, 2020
  Nothing says “Happy Birthday” like new school supplies — for hundreds of children.   That was one of the motivations behind a $10,000 matching gift offered up by Barbara and Richard Rothschild to the Town of Palm Beach United Way School Supply...
Tuesday, July 21, 2020
  The Palm Beach United Way’s eighth Annual School Supply Drive will look a little different this year with the addition of a drive-thru event, prompted by the coronavirus pandemic.   The drive-thru will be at the Royal Poinciana Plaza, from 8 to 11...
Tuesday, May 19, 2020
Another Palm Beach couple is marching to the plate with a matching gift for the Town of Palm Beach United Way’s COVID-19 Emergency Fund.   Susan and Dom Telesco will match dollar-for-dollar community donations to the emergency fund, up to $50,000...
Tuesday, May 5, 2020
The Town of Palm Beach United Way's coronavirus relief fund has exceeded $1 million and a new matching grant of $50,000 will further boost it.  read more from the palm beach daily news
Tuesday, April 21, 2020
The Town of Palm Beach United Way’s COVID-19 emergency fund is over the $1 million mark, thanks to matching gifts from two Palm Beach couples. Palm Beachers Julie and Mike Connors and Michele and Howard Kessler will each match donor contributions...
Monday, April 13, 2020
The Town of Palm Beach United Way’s COVID-19 Emergency Fund surpassed the $700,000 mark last week after two Palm Beach couples stepped forward with matching grants totaling $50,000. The money is going to help with immediate needs such as food and...
Monday, April 6, 2020
Within two weeks of launching each emergency fund for those affected by the coronavirus pandemic, the Town of Palm Beach United Way has raised $400,000 while the Community Foundation of Palm Beach and Martin Counties has raised over $1 million for...

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01/06/2021 - 12:00am
 
Palm Beachers are once again stepping forward to help those hit hardest in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic. And they are giving others the opportunity to help, too. 
 
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12/27/2020 - 12:00am
 
This year has been one for the record books.
 
And in the year of the coronavirus pandemic, most of the news has been bad. But even in these...
12/18/2020 - 12:00am
 
In a year filled with bad news, the Town of Palm Beach United Way’s holiday toy drive was a tale of good news for organizers and the children who benefit. 
 
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12/16/2020 - 8:42am
Traditionally, the New Year is a time of celebration and optimism.
 
But for thousands of Palm Beach County residents who are already dealing with the...
12/13/2020 - 12:00am
The holiday season may not be so cheerful for some children this year without your help.
 
Many families are struggling because of the effects of the COVID-...