Campaign News 2010-2011


United Way Recognizes New Fundraising Support

United Way thanks the following organizations for making their first corporate donation to UWPBC's annual campaign: Columbia Hospital Florida Public  Utilities Gunster O'Donnell Agency  Thank you for changing lives through United Way.

Partner Agencies & Partners Support the Work of United Way

United Way’s Partner Agencies and Community Partners are among the 400 local organizations that conduct workplace campaigns to raise funds for United Way’s programs. We gratefully acknowledge the following agencies and their employees for increasing their level of giving for the

UPS Employees Help Put Food on the Dinner Table

UPS Employees spend their work days shipping boxes and packages around the county, nation and world. You would think after a week of such hard work they’d want to rest. That was not the case recently for about 34 employees and their family members. They spent the day in a field, surrounded by

United Way Honors and Celebrates Publix Super Market Associates for Caring for Their Community

United Way of Palm Beach County recently honored employees at local Publix Super Markets during Associate Appreciation Day. The day is a statewide event designed to recognize and appreciate Publix associates who have done so much to help those in

United Way Receives Donation from TD Charitable Foundation

United Way of Palm Beach County is pleased to announce a recent donation of 8,500 from TD Charitable Foundation, the giving arm of TD Bank, America’s Most Convenient Bank®. The donation is part of the bank’s commitment to giving back to the community, and provides support to United

Don't Stop "Til You Give Enough

The Palm Beach Post hosted its 2nd Annual Bowling Tournament at Palm Beach Strike Zone in Lake Worth. 90 bowlers from The Post, Palm Beach Daily News, friends, family and former Post employees converged on 20 lanes and got groovy!  At the end of the day – it was one of the United Way

Gunster Workplace Campaign Gets a Boost

The final workplace campaign by the law firm of Gunster and Gunster demonstrates the importance of support by top management and how it can influence fund-raising efforts. For the first time, Gunster provided a corporate matching gift to the dollars raised by its employees. The result; their

AT&T Announces $25,000 Donation to United Way of Palm Beach County

AT&T Florida just pledged 25,000 donation to United Way of Palm Beach County’s 2010-2011 Annual Campaign in order to help United Way continue its work in creating long-lasting community change by uniting people and resources to improve the lives of individuals and families in Palm

Join United Way in Thanking Publix Super Markets

On February 17, United Way staff will celebrate Publix Appreciation Day by visiting all 72 stores within Palm Beach County, to thank the managers and associates for supporting their community through United Way. Publix Super Markets is United Way of Palm Beach County’s #1 workplace

NextEra Energy’s Special Events Raises more than $149,000 Additional Dollars for United Way

Though final numbers on workplace employee giving won’t be in for a few more weeks, NextEra Energy, parent company of FPL, already is reporting a 50,000 increase in the money it raised from its special events. During its two week workplace campaign, fun activities such as the Golf United