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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...
Monday, March 23, 2020
Within 72 hours of launching its Coronavirus Emergency Fund with two matching gifts of $50,000, donations to the Palm Beach United Way have hit $200,000.   Christina Dennis and Danielle Moore, two longtime supporters, each gave matching gifts of $50...
Monday, March 16, 2020
Already, the folks at the Town of Palm Beach United Way and the Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties have established special funds to help people shoulder the burdens created by the coronavirus pandemic. The Town of Palm Beach...

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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....