At United Way, we believe compassion and generosity are at the heart of the Palm Beach County community. For more than 90 years, we’ve seen our neighbors step up in big and small ways to help each other meet daily basic needs, recover from hurricanes, and persevere through the economic impact of a global pandemic. We invite you to See, Feel, and Be the Heart of Palm Beach County with us!
How will you be the Heart of PBC today?
United Way funds more than 100 programs and initiatives that help youth succeed, stabilize families, and empower healthy lives.
See how we and our partners are addressing these issues through innovation and collaboration:
Check out our Blog.
View our latest Annual Impact Report.
Watch to see how your dollars are creating change in PBC.
Visit our Get Informed page to see all of our focus areas.
United Way provides different ways to gain meaningful, firsthand experiences to be a part of sustainable solutions for our community.
Whether you want to get involved individually or with your colleagues, virtually or in-person, we will help you feel connected!
Check out our upcoming Volunteer Opportunities.
Attend a United Way Virtual Event.
Learn how you can change a student’s life in 1 hour a week by Becoming a Mentor.
BE the Heart of PBC by giving to United Way. We carefully and efficiently invest your dollars in vetted programs that are producing positive, long-term impact. Every dollar is used to help everyone in Palm Beach County reach their full potential.
Here are a few ways you can Be a Champion for our community:
Make a tax-deductible donation.
Through an annual donation to United Way, you can join one of our Affinity Groups with other like-minded professionals and enjoy invitations to exclusive events.
December 17, 2020 | Sun Sentinel: Jeff Bezos’ ex-wife MacKenzie Scott Donates Millions to Charities in South Florida
December 16, 2020 | Palm Beach Post: United Way of Palm Beach County Receives $10 Million Gift from Ex-wife of Amazon Founder
December 15, 2020 | Press Release: United Way of Palm Beach County Receives ‘Transformational’ Gift from MacKenzie Scott
December 11, 2020 | WPTV: 30 Local Nonprofits Spreading Joy Through Virtual Holiday Toy Drive
December 10, 2020 | Press Release: 30 Local Nonprofits Spreading Joy Through Virtual Holiday Toy Drive
December 8, 2020 | WPTV: Wounded Veterans Relief Fund Helps Vets ‘Out of a Job’ Who Exhaust All Resources
December 8, 2020 | Press Release: United Way of Palm Beach County Seeks 100 Volunteers for VITA Program
November 26, 2020 | CBS12: Project Thanksgiving to Feed Over 2,000 Families Thursday Thanks to Community Support
November 16, 2020 | CBS12: Project Thanksgiving: Help Feed Families in Need This Holiday Season
November 5, 2020 | Boca Raton Tribune: NCCI Raises $255,000 in First-Ever Virtual United Way Annual Giving Campaign
October 23, 2020 | Boca Raton Observer: Dr. Laurie George Leads the Organization with Heart
October 23, 2020 | Palm Beach Post: Palm Beach County Businesses Hurt by Coronavirus Can Apply for More Grant Money; Now Nonprofits Can also Apply
October 22, 2020 | Florida Weekly: Organizations Provide $100,000 in PPE to Charitable Groups
October 21, 2020 | Boca Raton Tribune: Youth Services and United Way of Palm Beach County Provide CARES Act Grant Funding to Nonprofits
October 20, 2020 | CBS12: Project Thanksgiving Aims to Feed Families This Holiday Season, As Hunger Need Soars
October 19, 2020 | Press Release: United Way of Palm Beach County Delivering Up to $4 Million to Nonprofits Through the CARES Act
October 13, 2020 | Press Release: CBS12 and United Way of Palm Beach County Partner on 30th Annual Project Thanksgiving