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Palm Health Foundation Supports Health Equity

Palm Health Foundation Supports Health Equity

In addition to changing the foundation’s name, the Palm Health Foundation team has been fine-tuning our messaging to help our friends and neighbors better understand our work. We are proud to announce that we have formulated an equity statement, which we reference in all facets of our work, from

This is Health: Fresh Food Farmacy

This is Health: Fresh Food Farmacy

This year, MyClinic in Jupiter, FL hosted a series of “doctor prescribed” green markets to fight diabetes and improve resident health. The “Fresh Food Farmacy” introduced a new take on what it means to fill a prescription – rather than refill on medicine, residents refilled on fresh fruits and

Healthier Lake Worth Celebrates First Year of Community Collaboration Around Behavioral Health

Healthier Lake Worth Celebrates First Year of Community Collaboration Around Behavioral Health

  West Palm Beach, Fla.– Healthier Lake Worth celebrated its one year anniversary on December 1, 2018 at the Church By The Glades to recognize accomplishments and share its vision to improve the behavioral health of  its residents.    Healthier Together, funded by Palm Health Foundation,

Reflecting on 2018

Reflecting on 2018

2018 has been a banner year of leading change for better health in Palm Beach County. I’m excited to share highlights with you, starting with the change in our name from Palm Healthcare Foundation to Palm Health Foundation. The change is minor, yet it represents our growing role as a funder of

This is Health: Healthier Jupiter's Community Grants 2018

This is Health: Healthier Jupiter's Community Grants 2018

  Often, when we think about health and chronic disease prevention, we picture a hospital or doctor’s office. However, Palm Health Foundation knows that a person’s health is impacted most by their behaviors and environment – access to affordable and healthy food, nutrition education and safe

Mental Health First Aid Grant

Mental Health First Aid Grant

Palm Health Foundation is pleased to announce that we will continue to support Mental Health First Aid through a grant awarded by Florida Blue Foundation. Mental Health First Aid is a training program that teaches members of the public how to identify and help a person who is experiencing a mental

Train the Brain October 2018 Recap

Train the Brain October 2018 Recap

                    The foundation completed our second Train the Brain campaign this year in October. That’s right – Train the Brain twice in one year! It was an incredible privilege to continue the conversation around brain health with Palm Beach County residents.

Palm Health Foundation Surpasses $1 Million Goal to Advance Brain Health

Palm Health Foundation Surpasses $1 Million Goal to Advance Brain Health

Announcement Shared with Supporters During Better Brain Health Campaign Luncheon   Three hundred attendees at Palm Health Foundation’s second annual Better Brain Health Luncheon on November 1, 2018 at the Kravis Center Cohen Pavilion were the first to hear that the organization

Introducing the Palm Health Foundation Brain Health Innovation Fund

Introducing the Palm Health Foundation Brain Health Innovation Fund

Join the movement to lead change in brain health innovation.   Mental health funding in Florida is ranked 49th in the nation, yet we have remarkable assets to build on in Palm Beach County. Palm Health Foundation's Brain Health Innovation Fund will strengthen the local bonds between

Patrick McNamara Named Nonprofit Executive of the Year

Patrick McNamara Named Nonprofit Executive of the Year

  Patrick McNamara, president and CEO of Palm Health Foundation was named Nonprofit Executive of the Year by Nonprofits First at the 2018 Hats Off Nonprofit Awards on October 2, 2018.  The award honors a nonprofit leader whose distinguished achievements have resulted in significant progress