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Be the change you wish to see in the world.

Our membership consists of women who agree to contribute $1,100 ($1,000 grant making and $100 membership fee) each year and cast their vote annually for grant recipient(s).

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Our members are our greatest strength. Members can then participate in the grant selection process and in many other ways. If you have a talent and a desire to get involved, we have a place for you.

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What is Impact the Palm Beaches all about?

Impact the Palm Beaches is a simple and powerful commitment of efficient and effective philanthropy. Connecting the power of women giving as one: One woman, One meeting, One vote.

Who can become a member?

Membership is open to any woman with a contribution of $1,100 ($1,000 for grant making and $100 membership fee).

Can I pay my membership over time?

You are able to Pledge your Membership, and pay before 10-15-15. Complete the membership application, and indicate the Pledge Now- Pay Later. Mail your application in to the address shown on the bottom of the application. Then put a reminder in your calendar for the first week of October to send your payment.

How much of my time will it take to be involved:

Most members join and just attend the one meeting but others volunteer and get involved with reviewing the applications, membership of planning for the annual event. Impact 100 creates a powerful connection between members who actively believe in improving their community together – making new friends and creating opportunities to enhance the fabric of their community.

Who can apply for the grants?

Any non-profit, 501c3 organization within the service area of Central & Northern Palm Beach County: Lake Worth Road north to the Martin County Line, east from Palm Beach to the Glades.

Is Impact 100 the Palm Beaches a 501c3 nonprofit organization?

Keeping within our goal of efficient philanthropy, Impact 100 Palm Beaches is a donor advised fund held at the Community Foundation of Palm Beach and Martin Counties (CF). This relationship provides great benefits

  • CF is the 501c-3, Impact 100 Palm Beaches is a fund within the CF.
  • CF has the online grant platform and is responsible for the background checks on the nonprofits
  • CF handles the collection of the membership funds and finances

CF monitors the grants given to the nonprofits

Is my gift tax deductible?

Yes, all gifts are tax deductible as allowed by law.