Developed by Advisors for Philanthropic Impact, Palm Beach Philanthropy Tank provides an opportunity for Palm Beach County youth to secure mentoring and funding for breakthrough community betterment projects.

Palm Beach Philanthropy Tank fuels and inspires Palm Beach County’s next generation of change leaders – our youth – or as we like to call them, Positively Disruptive Changemakers. Students identify social issues that confront our community. The program challenges, empowers and equips them to develop and execute sustainable initiatives and solutions to these problems.

Philanthropist-Investors fund student initiatives, investing in their community projects. Through one-to-one mentoring, philanthropist-investors fuel students’ desire, helping them execute initiatives while increasing their ability to make meaningful change.

The fundamental aims of Palm Beach Philanthropy Tank are to help shape students’ leadership paths and, through their creative solutions, address and improve social issues in our community.


Who can apply for Palm Beach Philanthropy Tank?
A student or students who live in Palm Beach County OR who are enrolled in 7th-12th grade within Palm Beach County.

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Save the Date

August 28 – Applications open
November 12 – Application deadline
January 19 – Finalists are announced
February 3 – Philanthropy Tank 2017/2018 Kickoff meeting
February 10 – Workshop
February 24 – Workshop

Lead Change

Winners receive one-to-one mentoring from the philanthropist-investors and up to $15,000 in initiative funding. By leveraging philanthropist-investors’ business and life experience, professional networks and resources, students gain an invaluable understanding of their potential as vital change agents in our community.

Philanthropy Tank Finals

March 11, 2018
4:00 – 6:00 p.m.
A.W. Dreyfoos School of the Arts
501 S Sapodilla Ave
West Palm Beach, FL 33401

Our community benefits

Palm Beach Philanthropy Tank projects are at work in our community. Our students are making an impact in the health & human services, education & youth development, women & girls and community development sectors. Our community experiences tangible effects from the investments in our Positively Disruptive Changemakers.

It comes full circle when today’s Palm Beach Philanthropy Tank students become tomorrow’s inspiration and leaders. Generation to generation, our community changes for the better.

Application submission deadline
Finalists Announced
Finals Event