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Business and Professional Campaign Kickoff
September 26, 2019
Members of the Town of Palm Beach United Way Business and Professional Committee celebrated the start of the 2019-2020 fundraising campaign with a cocktail party Wednesday, September 25th at The Colony Hotel.
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Hurricane Dorian Relief Fund $100,000 Matching Grant
September 13, 2019
The Cathleen McFarlane Foundation is joining the Town of Palm Beach United Way’s hurricane relief efforts in the Bahamas by offering a new $100,000 matching gift.
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Hurricane Dorian Relief Fund $50,000 Matching Grant
September 10, 2019
Town of Palm Beach United Way supporters Matthew and Tracy Smith have generously pledged a $50,000 matching gift toward the Town of Palm Beach United Way Bahamas Relief Fund.
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Hurricane Dorian Relief Fund
September 4, 2019
The Town of Palm Beach United Way and the Town of Palm Beach have partnered to start a Hurricane Dorian Relief Fund to assist with long-term recovery efforts in the Bahamas.
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Boxed for Success School Supply Drive
August 7, 2019
Hundreds of students will be able to start the school year with the tools they need to succeed thanks to generous donations to the 7h Annual Town of Palm Beach United Way Boxed for Success School Supply Drive.
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          Youth United Committee 

Boxed for Success School Supply Drive
July 8, 2019
The 7th Annual Town of Palm Beach United Way Boxed for Success School Supply Drive begins July 8 and runs through August 2.
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          Youth United Committee
          School Supply Drive Flyer 

74th Annual Meeting
April 23, 2019
The Town of Palm Beach United Way and its supporters celebrated a year of remarkable giving and honored board members, volunteers and donors at the organization’s 74th Annual Meeting held Tuesday, April 23 at The Breakers Palm Beach.
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          Community Report 2018-2019

Allocation Committee End of Year Celebration
April 19, 2019
Volunteers celebrated the end of the Town of Palm Beach United Way’s grant review process Thursday, April 18, with a cocktail reception at the Sailfish Club.
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          Allocation Committee 2019 Roster

Tocqueville Society Award Dinner
March 18, 2019
The Town of Palm Beach United Way hosted the 30th Annual Alexis de Tocqueville Society Award Dinner Monday night at Club Colette in recognition of its leading contributors. Longtime donors Norma and Bill Tiefel were honored with the “Distinguished Citizen Award.”
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          Norma and Bill Tiefel Bio
          Past Award Recipients

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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