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Wednesday, December 11, 2019
  The Town of Palm Beach United Way and the Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties have combined funds from each of their Bahamas Relief Funds to rebuild homes in the Northern Abacos following Hurricane Dorian.   Each organization...
Thursday, November 28, 2019
  Runners wearing pilgrim hats, pushing strollers, toting dogs –- and a few with serious faces -– were among the about 1,400 participants in Thursday morning’s United Way Turkey Trot.   ″This is amazing,” said Philadelphia visitor Amanda Loren, a 27...
Wednesday, November 13, 2019
  In Palm Beach, the beginning of season means fund-raisers, parties and holiday decorations. It’s also the start of the annual Holiday Toy Drive.   Now in its 26th year, the toy drive is a partnership of the Palm Beach Daily News, the Town of Palm...
Tuesday, October 29, 2019
  A fast-paced volunteer activity presents itself at turkey day races.   Missy Agnello of Palm Beach has volunteered at the Town of Palm Beach United Way Turkey Trot since it was still a neighborhood run — before it became official. “It’s a great...
Monday, October 21, 2019
A new public dock on a small island in the Northern Abacos and projects to repair five Bahamian churches that can double as community centers got the green light this week from a Palm Beach-based committee allocating funds raised in the aftermath of...
Sunday, September 29, 2019
  Members of the Town of Palm Beach United Way Business and Professional Committee toasted to the beginning of this season’s fundraising campaign with cocktails at The Colony.   The 30-member committee gathered Sept. 25 to kick off the campaign...
Thursday, September 26, 2019
  The Town of Palm Beach United Way will be hosting its 11th annual Palm Beach Turkey Trot on Thanksgiving Day at Bradley Park.   The race, set for Thursday, Nov. 28, will begin at 7 a.m. for the “Drumstick Dash” kids’ run, and at 7:30 a.m. for the...
Friday, September 20, 2019
The Town of Palm Beach United Way had, as of Thursday, raised more than $550,000 to help victims of Hurricane Dorian in the Bahamas.   The United Way has exceeded totals set by three $100,000 matching grants, and additional matching grants are...
Monday, September 16, 2019
The Town of Palm Beach United Way’s relief efforts for the victims of Hurricane Dorian in the Bahamas has been offered a new matching gift of $100,000 by the Cathleen McFarlane Foundation, a West Palm Beach-based non-profit focused on assisting...
Monday, September 9, 2019
But Scarpa, who is on the board of directors at the Town of Palm Beach United Way, wanted to give in a way that would inspire others to help.   So he pledged to match, dollar for dollar up to $100,000, every monetary contribution given to the United...

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