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Brooke Policicchio is a Pensacola native and a proud alumna of the University of West Florida, where she majored in public relations. Brooke joins United Way as the Volunteer Manager where she will develop and manage the volunteer initiatives and engagement in United Way of Escambia County and partner programs. Prior to this position, she worked as a student activities program assistant at UWF and a public relations specialist for restaurants in downtown Pensacola.

Gangsta Gardener

Ron Finley knows what it's like to grow-up in a food dessert where walking 45 minutes for a fresh tomato was not uncommon. Determined to change communities from food-desert to food-forest, he inspires others by sharing his story through community education.

When: Tuesday, March 28
Location: United Way's Community Room (1301 W. Government St.)
Time: 3 - 5:30 p.m.

Welcome Aboard

We are excited to welcome new staff to our United Way Family: Cabrella Smith (Campaign Assistant), Trina Burleson (MyFreeTaxes Specialist), and Shani Conoly (MyFreeTaxes Specialist)!


Have you ever wanted to be able to give away a million dollars to support a worthy cause?

Even if you agree with Charles Dickens that “No one is useless in this world who lightens the burdens of another,” you may not have a bank account that allows you to give freely. If you have always wanted to give away a million dollars, then volunteering with United Way might be exactly what you need.