West Palm Beach Library Foundation Media Releases
WEST PALM BEACH, FLA. (January 26, 2023) – The West Palm Beach Library Foundation is pleased to announce that Melissa Sullivan will chair the Foundation’s premier fundraising event, the 2023 Food for Thought. The event will be held on Saturday, November 4, at the Norton Museum of Art, West Palm Beach. Award-winning author Carl Hiaasen will be the keynote speaker.
WEST PALM BEACH, FLA. (December 2, 2022) – The West Palm Beach Library Foundation, a nonprofit that raises funds for Mandel Public Library’s programs, has added four new board members to continue building the organization and fulfil its mission. The newest members include Assistant Provost of Florida Atlantic University Dr. James Capp, philanthropist Nancy Marshall, Editor-in-Chief of Palm Beach Illustrated Daphne Nikolopoulos, and Senior Vice President with Related Companies Jordan Rathlev. The new board members are committed to ensuring the Library Foundation can continue to support the downtown city library as it adapts and expands services to fulfill community needs.
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla (June 10, 2022) – Individuals and families in Palm Beach County will have more convenient access to vital social and therapeutic services with the addition of a social worker to lead the Mandel Public Library of West Palm Beach’s Be Well at Mandel program. Through a two-year grant from The Jim Moran Foundation to the West Palm Beach Library Foundation, the Mandel Public Library recently hired Ranier Goldberg, LCSW, for the new position.
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (April 6, 2022) – The digital creators’ space at the Mandel Public Library will soon be communicating its cutting-edge mission with a new name: the Technology & Innovation Center. Now called The Digital Studio, the facility will be renamed in honor of a significant donation to the West Palm Beach Library Foundation from tech entrepreneur and venture capital investor, Nabil Meralli.