Our Mission

Our mission is to ensure that everyone in Palm Beach County has access to the basics: a quality education, a place to live, financial stability, good medical care, and enough to eat.

We support 110 programs and initiatives that meet our community's most critical needs and make the greatest impact.
Help change lives and shape our community through volunteering, mentorship, or joining a membership group.
Get access to the many services offered in our community for those in need of assistance.
When you give to United Way, you are empowering healthy lives, stabailzing local families, and helping our youth succeed.
11 M

Meals distributed to residents in need

94 %

Youth mentees maintained satisfactory school attendance

$ 277 M

In tax refunds returned through Taxes Filed Free Campaign

Be a Volunteer

There are many ways individuals, families, organizations, and corporations can serve our community.

The Volunteer Center is integral to United Way of Palm Beach County’s mission to change lives and shape our community. Our volunteer program aims to make volunteering easy and flexible to fit everyone’s busy schedule.

Join Our Membership Groups

Behind everything we do, there are people like you who make it happen.

These action communities of like-minded leaders act as United Way of Palm Beach County’s most prominent advocates. They are servant leaders who believe that growing their groups will grow their impact. Our Leaders United members are here to make a difference through a common purpose to bring hope and leave a lasting impact in Palm Beach County.

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Summer BreakSpot provides nutritious meals at no cost to children 18 and under while school is out for the summer. Enjoy breakfast, lunch, and/or snacks all summer long.

Donate to United Way

United Way donors share our belief that everyone in Palm Beach County deserves access to the basics; a quality education, a safe place to sleep, financial stability good medical care, and enough to eat.


Our volunteer program is aimed at making volunteering easy and flexible to fit everyone's busy schedule.

Get to Know ALICE

ALICE (an acronym for Asset Limited, Income Constrained, Employed) represents the growing number of people who are working, but are unable to afford the basic necessities of housing, food, childcare, health care, and transportation.