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Tocqueville Society Cocktail Reception
January 29, 2019
Loyal Town of Palm Beach United Way contributor Daniel Ponton graciously hosted a cocktail reception for members of the Town of Palm Beach United Way Alexis de Tocqueville Society Monday evening at Club Colette.
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          Tocqueville Society Cabinet

Allocation Committee Kickoff Party
January 22, 2019
Volunteers kicked off the Town of Palm Beach United Way’s grant review process Monday, January 21, with a meet and greet cocktail party at the home of Robert and Christine Stiller.
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Allocation Committee 2019 Roster

29th Annual Business and Professional Breakfast
December 10, 2018
Retired U.S. Navy SEAL Lieutenant Jason Redman delivered an inspiring message of perseverance and compassion in front of 300 guests at the 29th Annual Town of Palm Beach United Way Business and Professional Breakfast at The Breakers.
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25th Annual Toy Drive
December 7, 2018
The Palm Beach Toy Drive collected more than 800 toys and $8,325 in cash donations to benefit children at three local non-profit agencies. The drive was a partnership between the Town of Palm Beach United Way, Palm Beach Daily News and Palm Beach Fire-Rescue.
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Red Feather Society Cocktail Reception
November 29, 2018
Town of Palm Beach United Way’s dedicated supporter, Findlay Galleries, graciously hosted a cocktail party on Saturday evening, November 24, to honor members of the Town of Palm Beach United Way Red Feather Society.
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10th Annual Turkey Trot
November 22, 2018
More than 1,400 trotters and supporters flocked to the island this year for the 10th Annual Town of Palm Beach United Way Turkey Trot. Race registrations provided Thanksgiving meals to 6,000 children and adults at 23 Town of Palm Beach United Way non-profit agencies in Palm Beach County.
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8th Annual Traveling T-Shirt Contest
October 2, 2018
The Town of Palm Beach United Way congratulates Tish Carlo on winning first place in the 8th Annual Traveling T-shirt Contest. Carlo journeyed the furthest distance from the Town of Palm Beach United Way office — 8,398 miles — with a trip to Jaipur, India.
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Business and Professional Campaign Kickoff
September 12, 2018
Members of the Town of Palm Beach United Way’s Business and Professional Committee met today to kick off the 2018-2019 fundraising campaign. Chairman Stephen Hall, Jr. announced this year’s campaign goal of $325,000. 
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Boxed for Success School Supply Drive (results)
August 8, 2018
Hundreds of children will be able to start the school year with the tools they need to succeed thanks to record-breaking donations to the 6th Annual Boxed for Success School Supply Drive. 
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          Youth United Committee

Boxed for Success School Supply Drive
July 9, 2018
The 6th Annual Town of Palm Beach United Way “Boxed for Success” School Supply Drive begins July 9 and runs through August 6.
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          School Supply Drive Flyer

Allocation Committee End of Season Cocktail Party
April 23, 2018
Volunteers celebrated the end of the Town of Palm Beach United Way’s grant review process Monday, April 23, with a cocktail reception at Al Fresco’s at the Palm Beach Par 3 Golf Course.
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          2018 Allocation Committee

Alexis de Tocqueville Society Distinguished Citizen Award
April 10, 2018
The Town of Palm Beach United Way hosted the 29th Annual Alexis de Tocqueville Society Dinner Monday at Club Colette in honor of its major donors. The evening honored John and Jana Scarpa with the “Distinguished Citizen Award.”
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John and Jana Scarpa Bio
          Award History

Empty Your Pantry Food Drive 2018
March 29, 2018
The 6th Annual Empty Your Pantry Food Drive, sponsored by the Palm Beach Daily News, Palm Beach Fire-Rescue and Town of Palm Beach United Way takes place April 2 through April 23.
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Business and Professional Breakfast
February 26, 2018
National Football League team owners Stephen Ross and Jonathan Tisch discussed the importance of philantrhopy in sports at the Town of Palm Beach United Way Business and Professional Breakfast on Monday, February 26, at The Breakers.
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Allocation Committee Cocktail Reception
January 23, 2018
More than 100 volunteers kicked off the Town of Palm Beach United Way's grant review process Monday, January 22, with a meet and greet cocktail party at Renato's Palm Beach.
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Turkey Trot 2017
November 23, 2017
A crowd of 1,300 runners, walkers and trotters kicked off Thanksgiving Day by participating in the 9th Annual Town of Palm Beach United Way Turkey Trot. Race entries provided Thanksgiving meals to more than 3,200 local residents.
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Holiday Toy Drive
November 10, 2017
The holiday season is a very special time and the Town of Palm Beach United Way is proud to once again partner with the Palm Beach Daily News and Palm Beach Fire-Rescue to collect toys for local families who have difficulty making ends meet.
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Hurricane Relief Donations
October 5, 2017
The Town of Palm Beach United Way and its donors are proud to contribute $161,950 to support hurricane relief efforts in Texas, Florida and the Caribbean.
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Traveling T-Shirt Contest Winners
October 4, 2017
Danielle Moore wins this year's contest after journeying with her LIVE UNITED shirt to Johannesburg, South Africa.
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