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Grantee Spotlight: Volunteer Nurse Corps

Grantee Spotlight: Volunteer Nurse Corps

Palm Health Foundation established the Volunteer Nurse Corps (VNC) in 2016, a program administered by the School of Nursing at Palm Beach Atlantic University, which utilizes volunteer nurses to provide health information, education and care to vulnerable populations in Palm Beach County.  

Have You Ever Had a Dream that Seemed Impossible to Reach?

Have You Ever Had a Dream that Seemed Impossible to Reach?

For me, that dream was becoming a nurse.   No one in my family had ever graduated from college. I was a high school dropout and a teenage mom.  And, devastating family circumstances nearly pulled me further off course. My journey was not an easy one. But, I’m here to tell you that I not only

Palm Health Foundation Recognizes 2019 Nursing Scholarship Recipients

Palm Health Foundation Recognizes 2019 Nursing Scholarship Recipients

Palm Health Foundation recognized thirty-nine nursing scholarship recipients at a reception on Thursday, May 9, 2019 at the Quail Ridge Country Club in Boynton Beach.  More than 75 attendees comprised of scholarship donors, students and family members, and nursing leaders came together to

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Palm Health Foundation "Heart of Gold" Event Honors Top Palm Beach County Nurses

Palm Health Foundation hosted its sixth annual Heart of Gold Nursing Reception on Thursday, May 9, 2019 at the Quail Ridge Country Club in Boynton Beach to honor the extraordinary work of local nurses and recognize Palm Beach County’s 2019 Nurses of the Year. The event concludes the foundation’s

Palm Health Foundation to Kick Off Thank a Nurse, Palm Beach County's Biggest Celebration of the Profession

Palm Health Foundation to Kick Off Thank a Nurse, Palm Beach County's Biggest Celebration of the Profession

May 2019 campaign to honor and unite nurses   Nurses representing every kind of care from hospitals to skilled nursing facilities to home care are invited to take part in the sixth annual Thank a Nurse campaign designed to recognize their tireless efforts.  Thank a Nurse is generously

Thank a Nurse 2019

Thank a Nurse 2019

Honoring Palm Beach County Nurses   Thank a Nurse is one of Palm Health Foundation's annual community health campaigns. During Thank a Nurse, the foundation encourages the community to honor Palm Beach County nurses.  Palm Health Foundation recognizes the impact that nursing care has on

Announcing the Debra Coffman Howe Nursing Scholarship Fund

Announcing the Debra Coffman Howe Nursing Scholarship Fund

  “Nursing prepared me for the role I have today as a business owner and entrepreneur by teaching me to take in lots of information, form an assessment and respond; thinking on my feet.   Nursing built my confidence to function independently and assume responsibility, preparing me to be the

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

Palm Healthcare Foundation Nursing Scholarships Granted

Palm Healthcare Foundation Nursing Scholarships Granted

In 2017, Palm Healthcare Foundation granted 160,000 in nursing scholarships through the George Snow Scholarship Fund. The foundation is committed to supporting a highly skilled nursing workforce that provides care across all settings and supports optimal health in Palm Beach County. Each of our

Palm Healthcare Foundation: Finding solutions for community's health needs

Palm Healthcare Foundation: Finding solutions for community's health needs

Palm Healthcare Foundation, Inc. brings residents and leaders together on critical health issues to get results. With philanthropic support, we work to achieve transformative health solutions, advocate for our most vulnerable residents and lead change for better health for generations to come.