Lighthouse for the Blind of the Palm Beaches Endowment Fund (est. 2018)

Founded in West Palm Beach in 1946, Lighthouse for the Blind of the Palm Beaches has been serving persons who are blind and visually impaired for 75 years. The Lighthouse is a private, nonprofit agency providing education and rehabilitation services to people who are blind or visually impaired in Palm Beach, Martin, St. Lucie, Indian River and Okeechobee counties. Lighthouse serves thousands of individuals of all ages: babies, children, teens, adults and seniors. No fees are charged for eligible persons and services.

The Lighthouse for the Blind of the Palm Beaches is fully accredited by the National Accreditation Council for the Blind and Low Vision (NAC), and is also a member of Florida Agencies Serving the Blind (FASB). The Lighthouse for the Blind of the Palm Beaches Endowment Fund helps ensure, in perpetuity, the organization's mission to "Assist Persons with Visual Impairments to Develop their Capabilities to the Fullest and to Utilize them in the Pursuit of Life, Which are the Right and Privilege of All." Be a beacon of light in our community and support The Lighthouse for the Blind of the Palm Beaches Endowment Fund! To learn more about the Lighthouse for the Blind visit their website HERE.


Planned Gifts

If you are considering making a bequest to the Lighthouse for the Blind of the Palm Beaches Endowment Fund of the Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties, we recommend the following language:

Bequest Language

I hereby give, devise and bequeath _________ and No/100 dollars ($DOLLARS)... OR
I hereby give, devise and bequeath ____ percent (___%) of my total estate, determined as of the date of my death,...

...to the Lighthouse for the Blind of the Palm Beaches Endowment Fund of the Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties, a nonprofit organization located at 700 S. Dixie Highway, Suite 200, West Palm Beach, FL, 33401.

Other Gift Options

If you would like information about other ways to give, including gifts that provide you with immediate tax deductions, income for the rest of your life and preferential treatment of capital gains taxes, click HERE or email Vicki Pugh at vpugh@cfpbmc.org.