Bringing the Community Together

Community Foundation events bring together donors, fundholders, past and present board members, nonprofits, and community partners to engage with one another, learn about the impact of philanthropy, and support the needs of Palm Beach and Martin counties.

Browse the listings below and mark your calendar for our upcoming events in 2024.

11th Annual Founders Luncheon

2/28/24 - Kravis Center for the Performing Arts

With about half of Palm Beach and Martin County third graders reading below grade level, the Community Foundation is leading Hope for Early Education alongside the donors, nonprofit partners, and community members who are dedicated to transforming children’s literacy — together.

George T. Elmore will be honored with this year's McIntosh Award.

Tickets for this event are sold out.

Cognizant Classic Skysuite

3/2/24 - PGA National Resort

Friends of the Community Foundation are invited to join us for an exclusive experience overlooking the 18th hole.

By invitation only.

Annual Investment Briefing

3/12/24 - Virtual 

The Community Foundation invites you to learn more about our portfolio performance directly from our partners at Morgan Stanley, our Outsourced Chief Investment Officer (OCIO).

Our OCIO will lead a performance presentation, lead a discussion about economic forecasts and the outlook on capital markets, and answer any questions you may have at this Annual Investment Briefing.

Legacy Society Luncheon

3/27/24 - Cafe Boulud, Palm Beach 

Members of the Community Foundation’s Legacy Society are invited to celebrate the indelible impact their long-view philanthropy has made on our community.

By invitation only.

Partnering for Good: Deep Dives in Philanthropy for Professional Advisors

4/16/24 - Edward and Lee Hill Snowdon Community Room, Center for Philanthropy 

At each event in this series, we dive deep into the questions and conversations you can add to your toolbox as you advise your clients on reaching their philanthropic goals.

Past Events

Grant-Seeker Sessions

12/5/23 - Delray Beach Public Library
12/6/23 - Children's Services Council of Martin County, Stuart
12/11/23 - Mandel Public Library of West Palm Beach
12/12/23 - Virtual (Zoom)
12/13/23 - Student ACES Center, Belle Glade

This year's Grant-Seeker Sessions have concluded.

For information about the Community Foundation's  competitive grantmaking cycle, visit our Grantmaking for Nonprofits page.

Donor Luncheon

10/4/23 - Edward and Lee Hill Snowdon Community Room, Center for Philanthropy

To honor your investment in our community — and your role in the growth of our organization — donors are invited to a special annual luncheon hosted in the fall.