Residents from Healthier Together communities in Palm Beach County are sharing stories, ideas, personal experiences, and observations about life in 2020. More than 100 narratives have been submitted since July of 2020. Of these, 66 provided consent to share their stories here. After sharing their story or idea, residents also reflect on the continuing threat of COVID-19, systemic racism, and the impact of racism on health outcomes for minorities.
Are you a resident of Palm Beach County?
Share Your Voice
Residents were asked:
Please share a story, idea, personal experience, or something you’ve witnessed that will help future generations understand what it was like to live through and cope with 2020.
Who Submitted a Story?
As of October 2020, almost half of community members who have submitted a story (or idea, personal experience, or observation) as part of the Now project are under the age of 40, and 39% are over the age of 61. The majority (85%) were African American. Learn More
Explore the Stories
What are residents of Palm Beach County saying about 2020? Below are several options for exploring their stories and observations.