Media Coverage


For media inquiries, please contact Traver McLaughlin, Vice President of Community Relations, at 561-375-6624 or via email.

United Way of Palm Beach County Brandmarks

The brandmark is available for use by media outlets for inclusion in published articles. United Way’s brandmark is copyrighted and cannot be altered in shape, color or otherwise. The brandmarks are available below in jpeg and png files.

United Way of Palm Beach County logo – PNG

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Press Releases and Media Mentions

September 11, 2021 | Media Alert: United Way of Palm Beach County to Host 9-11 Day of Service

August 3, 2021 | WPBF: United Way Funded Program Xcel Mobile Mentoring

August 3, 2021 | WPBF: Education and Mentoring Programs in PBC

July 12, 2021 | Press Release: United Way’s Assistance Guidelines to be Adopted by FPL Care To Share Program to Help More Customers in Need

June 22, 2021 | Boca News Now: United Way of Palm Beach County Raises $433K For Non-Profit Workers

July 20, 2021 | Press Release: United Way of Palm Beach County and Nonprofit Chamber Partner to Launch ‘Help the Helpers’ Initiative

June 17, 2021 | WPTV: United Way of Palm Beach County in Need of Mentors

June 9, 2021 | Shoutout Miami: Meet Laurie George, President & CEO of United Way of Palm Beach County

May 12, 2021 | Florida Daily: Lois Frankel Announces Community Project Funding Applications

April 13, 2021 | Boca Raton Tribune: United Way’s Women United Empowers the Next Generation Through Literacy

April 9, 2021 | Press Release: United Way’s Women United Empowers the Next Generation Through Literacy

March 22, 2021 | Media Alert: United Way of Palm Beach County Hosts Socially Distanced Taxathon

March 18, 2021 | Boca Raton Tribune: United Way of Palm Beach County Offers Virtual and Socially Distanced Tax Help

March 15, 2021 | Press Release: United Way of Palm Beach County Offers Virtual and Socially Distanced Tax Help

March 12, 2021 | The Boca Raton Observer Magazine: Laurie George Energizes Local Women in Philanthropy

March 2, 2021 | Sun Sentinel: Nonprofits Team Up for $350K PPE Giveaway

February 26, 2021 | WPTV: United Way Needs Community Feedback on Effects of Pandemic

February 25, 2021 | Boca Raton Tribune: United Way of Palm Beach County Unveils COVID-19 Impact Survey

February 12, 2021 | Town Crier: Over $1 Million Given Away At 2021 Great Charity Challenge

February 4, 2021 | Around Wellington: Clinics Can Help and United Way of Palm Beach County Distributed $350,000 Worth of PPE

February 1, 2021 | Boca Raton Tribune: United Way of Palm Beach County Celebrates National Mentoring Month with Virtual Mentor Recruitment Event

January 29, 2021 | Town Crier: Great Charity Challenge Joins Forces With Local United Way

January 28, 2021 | Press Release: United Way of Palm Beach County Celebrates National Mentoring Month with Virtual Mentor Recruitment Event

January 26, 2021 | WPTV: United Way of Palm Beach County Offers Free Income Tax Preparation Assistance

January 23, 2021 | Around Wellington: Great Charity Challenge Joins Forces with United Way

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

 

Video Gallery

Update on MacKenzie Scott Gift

COVID-19 Impact Video

Partner Spotlight: Path to College

Mentor Impact Story: Talented Teen Club

United Way’s Mentor Center

Accreditations

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