Awards/Accolades

Last chance to nominate your ocean conservation hero for  Loggerhead Marinelife Center’s Tenth Annual Go Blue Awards Luncheon, featuring renowned conservationist Jeff Corwin

Last chance to nominate your ocean conservation hero for Loggerhead Marinelife Center’s Tenth Annual Go Blue Awards Luncheon, featuring renowned conservationist Jeff Corwin

Loggerhead Marinelife Center will accept nominations until Saturday, Aug. 25 for Florida’s most prestigious ocean conservation awards ceremony, the Tenth Annual Go Blue Awards Luncheon, featuring renowned conservationist Jeff Corwin. Hosted by Loggerhead Marinelife Center (LMC), the Go Blue Awards Luncheon recognizes and awards four individuals and one business or nonprofit that have promoted, implemented or contributed to a “blue” lifestyle of […]

Happening People: 2 Palm Beach County Wealth Advisors Named to Forbes’ Top Millennial List

Happening People: 2 Palm Beach County Wealth Advisors Named to Forbes’ Top Millennial List

Recently, two Palm Beach County locals were recognized on Forbes’ “America’s Top Next-Generation Wealth Advisors”, a ranking of top wealth management advisors from across the country. As one of the best performing financial institutions, Merrill Lynch was ranked number #1 on the list with nearly 25% of all advisors recognized. Not only is this an […]

Left to right:  Student Brandon Gerardi, Student Mia Evans and Pam O’Brien, CEO of AVDA - One of the organizations to receive a grant from the No Small Change program of the Jewish Women’s Foundation

New Partnership Teaches Teens How to Invest in Their Community

High school students who are eager to change the world are invited to apply for a collaborative project with Jewish Federation of Palm Beach County  and Jewish Women’s Foundation of the Greater Palm Beaches (JWF) called No Small Change. This annual philanthropic initiative enables local Jewish teens to identify a cause they are passionate about in their […]

Palm Beach County Financial Management & Budget Earns GFOA Distinguished Budget Presentation Award

Palm Beach County Financial Management & Budget Earns GFOA Distinguished Budget Presentation Award

Palm Beach County Financial Management & Budget has received the 2018 Distinguished Budget Presentation Award from the Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) of the United States and Canada. This marks the 32nd consecutive year the Chicago-based, nonprofit professional organization has recognized the county’s budget department. Director Sherry Brown accepted the Certificate of Recognition for Budget […]

Applications Now Open for STEM Innovation Awards

Applications Now Open for STEM Innovation Awards

The South Florida Science Center and Aquarium, in partnership with the Stiles Nicholson Foundation, is now accepting applications for the STEM Innovation Awards recognizing leadership, service and collaboration in the field of Science, Technology, Engineering and Math. “We are looking for individuals, corporations, educators, scientists and non-profit organizations who have been instinctive partners in advancing […]

South Florida Fair to turn superhuman with 2019 theme

South Florida Fair to turn superhuman with 2019 theme

From children to adults, many have used their imaginations to dream of possessing extraordinary or superhuman powers. That’s the stuff of superheroes and honoring them is what South Florida Fair organizers have chosen as its 2019 fair theme. Next year’s fair will kick off with its Ride-A-Thon at 5 p.m. on Jan. 17and the full fair will be […]