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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...
Sunday, April 29, 2018
The need is always there, but so are people who care.   During April, Palm Beach residents gave more than a ton of non-perishable food – 2,215 pounds, to be exact – and $1,500 to help feed families struggling to get by.   The sixth annual Empty Your...
Sunday, April 29, 2018
As Mayor Gail Coniglio presented the 2018 Nettie Finkle Award, she praised the honoree for his incredible consistency, dedication and reliability.   “One said he will not leave until the last client is seen,” Coniglio said.   Retired attorney and...
Monday, April 16, 2018
In a town where everybody’s a VIP — or thinks they are — “distinguished” is a high bar, indeed. So the party honoring those distinguished citizens had best not be run-of-the mill.   And it wasn’t.   More than 100 members of the Town of Palm Beach...
Sunday, April 15, 2018
As the season draws to a close, many residents are preparing to head north. That means it’s the perfect time to clean out your pantries and donate to the hungry.   For the sixth straight year, the Palm Beach Daily News, Palm Beach Fire-Rescue and...
Saturday, April 14, 2018
You have to wonder at the cockeyed optimists who assumed a secret could be kept from a communications pioneer.   Turns out they were right.   A surprised John Scarpa — and Jana, his equally surprised wife — accepted the Distinguished Citizen Award...
Monday, April 2, 2018
The Palm Beach Daily News, Palm Beach Fire-Rescue and Town of Palm Beach United Way are partnering for the sixth annual Empty Your Pantry Food Drive beginning today.   Through April 23, donations will be accepted for the Farmworker Coordinating...
Tuesday, February 27, 2018
Football and charity collided Monday morning at The Breakers when Dolphins owner Stephen Ross spoke at the Town of Palm Beach United Way Business and Professional Breakfast. Ross, who is also the owner and chairman of The Related Cos., said he likes...

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05/08/2019 - 12:00am
Season is ending in Palm Beach, meaning vacations are beginning and so are the chances to show your United Way pride for a prize.
 
The Town of Palm Beach United Way is holding its ninth annual Traveling T-Shirt Contest,...
05/02/2019 - 12:00am
The Worth Avenue Association wrapped up its Charity of Choice program for the season this week, presenting $5,000 to the Town of Palm Beach United Way.
 
The money came from proceeds from the weekly Worth Avenue historical...
04/29/2019 - 12:00am
Thanks to the generous residents of Palm Beach, hungry folks in South Florida will have plenty to eat this summer.
 
The Palm Beach Daily News, in partnership with the Town of Palm Beach United Way and Palm Beach Fire-...
04/28/2019 - 12:00am
Seven years and still going strong.
 
The annual Empty Your Pantry Food Drive was a success again thanks to the residents and members of the business community who generously donated.
 
The Palm Beach...
04/27/2019 - 12:00am

The 74th annual meeting took place April 23 at The Breakers and opened with a dance performed by students at Adopt-A-Family’s Project Grow after-school program for homeless and formerly homeless children. Representatives from Alzheimer’s...