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“Rapid Response Team” is Rekindling Spirit of Neighbors Helping Neighbors During Pandemic

August 28, 2020

Through the Rapid Response Team, Dr. Fontaine Timmer, director of the Palm Beach Atlantic Volunteer Nursing Corps, had a second chance to give a hand up to a formerly homeless mother she had first encountered in 2018.
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Neighbors Helping Neighbors Fund is Answering Prayers of Those with COVID-19

July 21, 2020

Janette “Garcia” of Lake Worth Beach never believed COVID-19 could happen to her. She never believed she would be so sick she couldn’t work and provide for her family. And she never believed she would have to consider living on the street.
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Palm Health Foundation Leads Collaboration to Provide Relief to Boynton Beach Family in Crisis During COVID-19 Pandemic

July 21, 2020

As Palm Health Foundation and its partners continue to collect the personal stories of Palm Beach County residents during COVID-19, more community members in crisis are receiving the help they need through the new Neighbors Helping Neighbors
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Black Leaders: Charlene Farrington

July 17, 2020

Delray Beach native Charlene Farrington is on a mission to share the history of Palm Beach County’s Black communities with residents young and old. As the executive director of the Spady Cultural Heritage Museum in Delray Beach, she oversees
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Stories Displayed in Delray Museum

July 17, 2020

Stories of COVID-19 experiences hang on a wall of a Delray Beach museum, as part of a gallery comprised of different perspectives on the pandemic. In the exhibit, each story lends a different view from a Palm Beach County resident, but the common
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Public Launch of COVID-19 Story Collection Project Shares Personal Experiences of Fear, Hope and Resilience

June 11, 2020

The Spady Cultural Heritage Museum created a virtual gallery exhibit to share the community's stories of COVID-19.
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Sun Sentinel: Museum’s Virtual Gallery Shares COVID-19 Stories

June 3, 2020

The Spady Cultural Heritage Museum in Delray Beach is set to open a virtual gallery exhibit on Wednesday, June 3, to share the community’s experience during the crisis. Along with the stories, the museum will also feature musings, thoughts,
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WPTV News: Palm Beach County pregnant teen gets help after journaling her struggles

May 13, 2020

A pregnant high school senior journaled her story online through Palm Health Foundation's SenseMaker Story Collection Project. WPTV News reports on the organization's response.
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Neighbors Helping Neighbors Fund Launches with Car Donation to Mom Committed to Bettering Her Family

May 1, 2020

A recent letter to the editor in The Palm Beach Post inspired a local resident to anonymously donate his car to Palm Health Foundation’s new Neighbors Helping Neighbors Fund.
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