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On October 3rd, 2017 - Center Center for Child Counseling’s CEO, Renée Layman was named Executive of the Year by Nonprofits First at their first annual Nonprofits First "Hats Off" award ceremony, held at the Harriet Himmel Theater in West Palm Beach. A total of 28 CEOs and Executive Directors were nominated, from all across Palm Beach County. This prestigious award honors an executive “whose distinguished achievements have resulted in significant progress toward improving a community issue.” Under Renée's leadership, Center for Child Counseling has provided direct services for over 3,000 children - and trained over 3,500 professionals in the educational, medical, and childcare sectors. Renée Layman is a part of Leadership Florida’s Cornerstone class of XXXVI and graduated from Leadership Palm Beach County Class of 2010. Center for Child Counseling was founded in 1999 to provide the foundation for playful, healthful, and hopeful living for children and families in Palm Beach County.
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Renée Layman Named “Executive of the Year” at the first annual Hats Off Nonprofits Awards presented by Nonprofits First

Donations will be collected at CityPlace through Saturday.
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CityPlace + United Way Host Donation Drive to Support Those Affected by Hurricane Irma

Leadership Palm Beach County Announces 2017-2018 Board of Governors

Source: Leadership Palm Beach County
Date: August 1, 2017
Leadership Palm Beach County Announces 2017-2018 Board of Governors

How Can LPBC Help Fight the Opioid Epidemic in Palm Beach County?

By: Noel Martinez
Source: Leadership Palm Beach County
Date: April 11, 2017
How Can LPBC Help Fight the Opioid Epidemic in Palm Beach County?
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New Kiwanis Club Wellington

Date: September 3, 2016
There is a NEW Kiwanis Club starting in Wellington....if you are interested please contact me....
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Numerous Students and Businesses Participated in Our Groundhog Day Job Shadow

By: Leon Fooksman
Source: Leadership Palm Beach County
Date: February 24, 2016
Numerous Students and Businesses Participated in Our Groundhog Day Job Shadow
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LPBC Friends & Family Day at Lion Country Safari on Nov. 7

By: Leon Fooksman
Source: Leadership Palm Beach County
Date: October 22, 2015
Right here in Palm Beach County is a 320-acre attraction with a drive-through safari and a chance to see more than 1,000 animals from six continents.
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Engage Class Learns About Mental Health During Public Safety Day

By: Leon Fooksman
Source: Leadership Palm Beach County
Date: October 22, 2015
Class member Julie Bishop recaps the day, including the steps needed to address our community’s mental health treatment issues.
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Soon more Palm Beach County children – particularly those who live in communities that are considered “book deserts” – will be able to snuggle up with a good read. That’s because Leadership Palm Beach County has chosen Children’s Services Council of Palm Beach County’s Little Free Libraries initiative as one of its 2016 Civic Engagement projects.
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You Shop. Amazon gives to LPBC!

Source: Leadership Palm Beach County
Date: October 1, 2015
Amazon donates 0.5% of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases to Leadership Palm Beach County.
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