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Celebrating Women in Philanthropy

In celebration of Women’s History Month, we are excited to acknowledge local female leaders who are shaping our community through their compassionate hearts, dedicated philanthropic interests, and meaningful impact. Their work is helping United Way make Palm Beach County into a place where everyone can reach their full potential. Read more…

 

 

Black History and Black Futures

Black History Month is a time to celebrate influential leaders and impactful moments of the past. But celebrating Black history is not enough. United Way continues to work toward a future where Black Americans have increased access to employment, education, health care and housing. As part of that work, we highlight an important moment from Black history that aligns with our focus areas of health, education and financial stability, outline a few current challenges faced by Black Americans, and explain what United Way is doing to help. Read more…

 

 

Turn Up Your Impact in 2021. The Time to Mentor is Now!

January 13, 2020

With all that our world is facing today, it’s more important than ever for kids to have a caring adult in their life who will encourage and empower them through real life decisions. Right now in Palm Beach County, 1,050 kids are waiting to be matched with a mentor just like you. Read more…

 

 

 

3 Fun Ways to Give Back on Giving Tuesday

December 1, 2020

Unleash the power of generosity in fun ways this Giving Tuesday and make a difference in our community! Give a toy to a child, shop for a cause with Kendra Scott, or use your social media network to give United Way a shoutout! See all ways to give back here… 

 

 

 

Celebrating World Kindness Day

November 11, 2020

Kindness matters – for you and your community! Kindness starts with ourselves and creates a ripple effect into our communities and societies. Research shows us that shows that altruism can also significantly improve overall wellbeing and reduce stress. There are many ways to help others and give back in our daily lives – ways that don’t always take a lot of time, money, or effort. Read more here…

 

 

5 Ways Donations are Helping Us Fight Hunger in PBC

September 29, 2020

In what felt like an overnight change in March of this year, our community saw 300,000 people experiencing food insecurity, a 200% increase because of the economic impact of the coronavirus. With the generosity of our community, United Way connected our network of partners with resources to fight hunger. We are proud to highlight a few of our amazing partners and show you the ways that your donations were put to work in our community. Read more here…

 

 

 

Uniting Resources to Bridge the Digital Divide

August 27, 2020

The impact of the coronavirus has spotlighted how lack of internet access – the “Digital Divide” – is a significant barrier to individuals living healthy lives and achieving their full potentials. Here’s what you need to know about the Digital Divide, how community partners are uniting resources to address these barriers to success, and ways you can help. Read more…

 

3 Resources for Hurricane Preparedness

August 8, 2020

A hurricane during a pandemic? How 2020 of Mother Nature. While we keep our eyes on the tropics, here are three community resources for prepping your household for this hurricane season (and any other disaster that may come our way).

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