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Wednesday, October 24, 2012
 At 7am on October 12, 2012 hundreds of volunteers and community leaders filled the Pensacola Bayfront Stadium to celebrate United Way’s 20th Annual Day of Caring and annual workplace campaign kickoff.   At the event, United Way announced this year’s campaign goal of $2,450,000 and sent 1,302 volunteers from local businesses and military commands...
Friday, September 7, 2012
If you are looking for purpose and inspiration in your life, United Way of Escambia County invites you to join community leaders on Friday, October 12, 2012. Leaders, volunteers and donors will celebrate the 20th Annual Day of Caring while kicking off this year’s Workplace Campaign. Be one of an anticipated 700 guests to join in the 7 a.m....
Wednesday, August 8, 2012
United Way of Escambia County invites you to join us for the 2011-2012 Annual Meeting Thursday, August 16 from 11:30am-1pm at First Baptist Church of Pensacola. We will welcome keynote speaker John Appleyard who will highlight three agency partners and their history with United Way.The Annual Meeting is an opportunity for United Way to share...
Friday, July 20, 2012
The new school year is just around the corner. As you begin shopping for school supplies, please consider the thousands of kids inour community whose families are unable to afford the basics their children need to succeed.Cram the Van, a school supply drive sponsored by WEAR ABC 3, Sandy Sansing Dealerships and United Way, is in its 13th year. In...
Friday, June 22, 2012
"Like" the United Way of Escambia County logo on the Cox Florida/Georgia facebook page and help us win $500 for the community!  
Friday, June 1, 2012
Have you visited the 2-1-1 Web site recently? Tell us what you think! Visit www.211nwfl.org and click the "Tell Us What You Think" button on the homepage. We appreciate your feedback!    
Wednesday, May 30, 2012
Pensacola, Fla. – May 30, 2012 United Way of Escambia County announced today that $1,036,680 will be awarded from the Community Chest to area non-profit agencies. Another $351,750 was also raised in donor designated funding and $76,309 was paid out to “The Next Right Thing,” the winner of United Way’s Education Impact Request for Proposal....
Thursday, April 12, 2012
MEDIA ALERT   Escambia and Santa Rosa Letter Carriers Celebrate Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive’s 20th Anniversary Nation’s Largest Single-Day Food Drive Collected More than 200,000 Pounds of Food Donations Last Year in Our Community     WHAT:          On Saturday, May 12, 2012, Escambia and Santa Rosa County letter carriers will again join forces to...
Thursday, April 5, 2012
United Way of Escambia County is pleased to announce Katy Hebebrand as the organization's new Campaign Coordinator. Katy is filling a recently vacated position.   "I want to make a positive difference in the community," Katy says. "I'm really looking forward to working with all of United Way's generous community partners."   As the Campaign...
Monday, March 5, 2012
Pensacola, Fla. - March 5, 2012 United Way of Escambia County would like to thank EscaRosa Combined Federal Campaign Director, Ron Denson, for seeing us through the kick-off of our 2011-2012 workplace campaign. In June 2011, Ron graciously offered to step in and serve as United Way's Senior Campaign Director, overseeing not only United Way's...