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Friday, December 18, 2020
  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.    The organization’s 27th annual holiday toy drive, in partnership with Palm Beach Daily...
Wednesday, December 16, 2020
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 economic fallout from COVID-19,  the new year means more loss as federal funding for food, housing...
Sunday, December 13, 2020
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-19 pandemic, with some unable to provide Christmas presents for their children. That is why...
Saturday, December 12, 2020
It wasn’t the Turkey Trot familiar from past years, but this year’s United Way event still was able to bring Thanksgiving meals to more than 4,300 needy people in Palm Beach County.    Normally a 5K run, this 12th annual edition of the Turkey Trot...
Saturday, December 12, 2020
Holiday shopping can help a cause this weekend, as organizations partner up with local shops to raise money for charity. This year, the coronavirus pandemic has forced organizations to cancel fundraisers and reduced foot traffic to local shops.   In...
Tuesday, December 1, 2020
  With the coronavirus pandemic halting many Palm Beach seasonal activities such as fund-raisers and parties, residents will be glad to see the Town of Palm Beach United Way Toy Drive return for its 27th year.   The event, which kicked off Monday...
Friday, October 30, 2020
As a way of thanking medical workers for their service to the community during the COVID-19 pandemic, the Town of Palm Beach United Way on Wednesday delivered 300 care packages to employees of Good Samaritan Medical Center in West Palm Beach. read...
Wednesday, October 21, 2020
As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to change the way large events are done in 2020, the Town of Palm Beach United Way has announced that the 12th annual Turkey Trot 5K race is going virtual. Instead of running the race on Thanksgiving morning in...
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...

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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...

04/22/2022 - 4:10pm

The Town of Palm Beach United Way's Ukraine Refugee Fund has topped $2 million as it announced three additional matching grants from island residents totaling $125,000.

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04/08/2022 - 10:19am

With donations to organizations helping refugees now topping $1 million, the Town of Palm Beach United Way's Ukraine Refugee Fund has received three new matching grants totaling $125,000 from island residents....