2018 Selected Charities
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Achievement Centers for Children & Families was established in 1969 to provide early childhood education services to children of low-income working families in Delray Beach, FL and the surrounding area. ACCF has grown from two teachers serving 20 children to more than 100 professional staff providing educational and social-emotional services to 700 children and their families each year.
Our mission is to work with parents and students to ensure school readiness, provide skill-building opportunities, promote academic achievement and support healthy lifestyles.
Alzheimer's Community Care is dedicated to promoting and providing community-based, family-centered care for patients and their caregivers living with Alzheimer's disease or other neurocognitive disorders, through the belief, that where there is help, there is hope.
The mission of Back to Basics is to raise children's self esteem, keep kids in school, enable self-sufficiency and invest in our future, all by providing NEW sneakers, socks and underwear.
Big Dog Ranch Rescue brings together people who love dogs. We strive to save dogs from certain death, provide a loving transitional home as we transition them to a loving forever home.
The Busch Wildlife Sanctuary is a non-profit organization dedicated to the protection and conservation of Florida’s wildlife and natural resources. To accomplish this goal the Sanctuary has a two fold mission of wildlife rehabilitation and environmental education.
Catholic Charities of the five-county Diocese of Palm Beach respects life in all of its stages. In living our faith, we create hope for people in need, without regard to religion. Through our programs and ministries, we empower individuals, deliver social services and collaborate with others in building just and compassionate communities.
Building bridges to success for children.
Now in existence since 2009, the Christopher Aguirre Memorial Foundation continues to strive to expand its impact within the community. We hope that you, as a local business partner, will be interested and participate in one or more of the exciting projects that we are offering this year and experience firsthand the pride we take in supporting our cause.
It is our mission to give back to our community through educational and athletic opportunities to children through the Foundation. In order to meet our mission and provide services in our community, we rely on the generosity of individuals and ...
We are the nexus of Palm Beach County's public school system, the private sector, and the community. We facilitate student achievement by supporting high quality public education through partnerships, grants, events and public awareness.
To advance the well-being of children and families through high-quality programs in prevention, early intervention, child development, behavioral health, education, and advocacy.
Our mission is “Making a difference through education for economically challenged children and families to build a positive future in our community”. Here at Florence Fuller Child Development Centers we are dedicated to helping children realize their full potential both socially and academically, by giving them the tools and skills they need to start school on par with their more affluent peers. We believe every child should have the chance to learn, grow, and experience success in school and in life. Children living at or below the line of poverty in the first years of life are approximately seventy percent ...
Hope 4 Mobility’s mission is to provide persons with developmental disabilities and special needs the essential equipment, products and therapy services to help improve their health, mobility and quality of life.
The Junior League of Boca Raton, Inc. is an organization of women committed to promoting voluntarism, developing the potential of women and improving the community through the effective action and leadership of trained volunteers. Its purpose is exclusively educational and charitable.
The Junior League welcomes all women who value our mission. We are committed to inclusive environments of diverse individuals, organizations and communities.
The JLBR focuses on three issues in our community: hunger, nonprofit support and child welfare.
The Kids Cancer Foundation is a 501 ( c ) ( 3 ) non-profit charity whose mission is to provide hope and support to local children and families battling childhood cancer and/or blood disorders.
We accomplish this by providing compassionate, easily accessible supportive care services. We educate families about their child's diagnosis and treatment as well as provide the physical, emotional and financial support these children and families need throughout this difficult journey. We work collaboratively with the medical team and coordinate local, state and national resources to ensure the needs of our young patients and families are met. ...
The Mission of the Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League of the Palm Beaches, Incorporated is to provide shelter to lost, homeless and unwanted animals, to provide spay and neuter and other medical services for companion animals, and to care for, protect, and find quality homes for homeless and neglected companion animals, to advocate animal welfare, community involvement and education to further the bond between people and animals.
Quantum House is a caring and supportive home that lessens the burden for families whose children are receiving treatment in Palm Beach County for a serious medical condition. The House has been “where hope has a home®” for families since it opened its doors in 2001 and maintains the distinction of being the only house of its kind between Fort Lauderdale and Orlando.
The mission of Special Olympics is to provide year-round sports training and athletic competition in a variety of Olympic-type sports for persons 8 years of age and older with Intellectual Disabilities, giving them continuing opportunities to develop physical fitness, demonstrate courage, experience joy, and participate in a sharing of talent and friendship with their families, other athletes and the community.
The Spirit of Giving network creates alliances with nonprofit organizations by sharing resources, providing education and programs to strengthen our communities.
The Mission of Stem HQ is to develop self-sustainable models for educational robotics programs that engage young minds in building science, technology, engineering, and math skills, while simultaneously inspiring innovation and creativity. Additionally, to enable students to work collaboratively in a team environment and fostering well-rounded life capabilities, including self-confidence, communication, and leadership.
The mission of Step By Step Foundation is to improve the lives of under-served children and adults in areas including education, youth and family enrichment, employment, community development, disaster recovery, and domestic violence and abuse. In addition, the foundation provides support for organizations helping abused and neglected horses and dogs in local communities, with a substantial amount of work supporting needs in Palm Beach County.
Step By Step Foundation focuses much of its work in local communities in and around Palm Beach County, as well as in the countries of origin of our local community members. Over the past ...
To save lives in our community by funding breast cancer education,
providing access to quality care and
funding Komen national research (to end breast cancer).
The mission of the Glades Initiative is to increase the coordination and effectiveness of the health and human service delivery system in the Glades. The goals of our programs are to improve the quality of life in the Glades Community by connecting our low income, underserved community members with access to medical services, health insurance coverage, food, legal services and other critical health and human services. Our approach is two-fold. We work directly with residents, through training, education and access to services. In addition to the direct services, we maintain a systemic approach, including the need for increased ...
Rotary is a global network of 1.2 million neighbors, friends, leaders, and problem solvers who come together to make positive, lasting change in communities at home and abroad.
Our main objective is service - in the community, in the workplace and throughout the world. With the Rotary motto “Service Above Self,” Rotarians develop community service projects that address many of today’s most critical issues including: at-risk children, poverty and hunger, the environment, illiteracy and violence. We also support youth programs, vocational development, and educational opportunities for students, teachers and other professionals i.e. international exchange programs.
Our ministry exists to repair and restore life to communities by serving basic human needs for health, stability, and dignity.
True Fast Outreach Ministries believes all people have the right to live a healthy and self-sufficient life. Established in 1998 as a justice ministry, TFOM focuses its efforts on the most troubled neighborhoods of West Palm Beach, including the Tamarind and Broadway corridors, Northwood/Westwood, Pleasant City, Coleman Park and Twin Lakes.
TFOM's purpose is to ensure access to life's most basic needs for the marginalized and vulnerable children, families, and elderly of our poorest and most neglected neighborhoods. ...
The West Palm Beach Library Foundation’s role is to support the Mandel Public Library of West Palm Beach's mission to create inspired lives by connecting people with information and ideas and their vision to inspire, inform, and create a delightful quality of life.
The West Palm Beach Library Foundation, a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization that is independent from the City of West Palm Beach, was formed to support the Mandel Public Library of West Palm Beach. The Foundation, free of any political influence, secures financial and in-kind donations to support and enhance programs, services, collections, and technology that the ...
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