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Monday, November 12, 2018
Holiday lights are hanging on palm trees along Worth Avenue and with that comes the annual Palm Beach Daily News toy drive.   For a quarter of a century, the Daily News has partnered with the Town of Palm Beach United Way and Palm Beach Fire-Rescue...
Thursday, November 8, 2018
Debra Vasilopoulos, vice chairwoman of the Town of Palm Beach United Way Board of Trustees, also spoke, thanking the association for selecting the Town of Palm Beach United Way as its “charity of choice” this year. READ MORE IN THE PALM BEACH DAILY...
Tuesday, October 23, 2018
After spending almost a week helping residents of the Florida Panhandle recover after Hurricane Michael, a Palm Beach team of firefighters arrived home Sunday. The crew reported that many concrete/brick walls were collapsed from fallen trees and...
Monday, October 8, 2018
Tish Carlo is the winner of the Town of Palm Beach United Way’s eighth Annual Traveling T-shirt Contest. Carlo journeyed the farthest from the United Way office — 8,398 miles — with a trip to Jaipur, India. click here to read more in the Palm beach...
Sunday, August 26, 2018
Thousands of thank you’s are in order.   All those who donated to the sixth annual Town of Palm Beach United Way Boxed for Success School Supply Drive helped make this year the best yet.   In addition to a huge amount of supplies — more than 52,000...
Sunday, August 19, 2018
Thanks to the generosity of Palm Beachers, there will be no want of erasers, pencils, markers or especially crayons at the three schools that benefited from the 2018 Boxed For Success School Supply Drive.   The haul? More than $14,600 in cash...
Thursday, July 26, 2018
WPBF Reporter Ron Burke spoke with a few groups that try to ease the load of back to school shopping for families in need.Ron: I visited two places in the school supply chain today. At one location I witnessed students on the receiving end. At the...
Sunday, July 22, 2018
As the Town of Palm Beach United Way Boxed for Success School Supply Drive grows each year, so does the need. Supplies help students heading back to school prepare to learn. But some parents don’t have the money for them. That’s why the drive, co-...
Sunday, July 8, 2018
Sure, you’re barely unpacked at the summer digs, but it’s not too soon to start thinking about back-to-school.   Yep, it’s that time of year again. The annual Town of Palm Beach United Way Boxed for Success School Supply Drive begins Monday. click...
Monday, May 14, 2018
It began as a suggestion from a reader. Helen Barberian called the Shiny Sheet as she was cleaning out her Palm Beach home and thought an end-of-season canned food collection would be a good idea. It would be nice, she said, if the cans could go to...

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07/20/2022 - 10:30am

With the first day of school only weeks away, the Town of Palm Beach United Way will begin its 10th annual school supply drive on July 25.

The supplies will be distributed to...

07/13/2022 - 10:11am

It's more than four months away but it's time to gobble, gobble up the opportunity to participate in the annual Thanksgiving Day Turkey Trot.

The Town of Palm Beach United...

06/07/2022 - 8:45am

People in Palm Beach County are getting the chance to learn some new skills and maybe get a better job because of it.

The Town of Palm Beach United Way just announced a new...

06/01/2022 - 11:04am

The Town of Palm Beach United Way has partnered with a Washington D.C.-based nonprofit organization to help Palm Beach County residents build job-ready and workplace skills.

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04/28/2022 - 1:47pm

The Town of Palm Beach United Way collected more than 1,500 pounds of food during its ninth annual Empty Your Pantry Food Drive.

The drive, which was held April 4 through...