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On October 13, 2017, you can join more than 1,200 volunteers and enjoy the opportunity to learn about the needs in our community while working together to combat them.  Individuals are matched with local non-profit agencies and schools for a variety of service projects.  Last year, 1,250 volunteers...
The Florida State Set-Aside Committee has made its Phase 34 Florida state set-aside allocation determinations for the $501,982 allocated by the Emergency Food and Shelter Program National Board. Escambia County did not qualify for a direct allocation of EFSP funds (due to unemployment and poverty...
United Way of Escambia County invites the community to join us Thursday, August 24 from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at First Baptist Church of Pensacola for the 2016-17 Annual Meeting. Learn how your dollars and volunteer service made a difference in Escambia County! The Annual Meeting will feature a...
VISTA ALIGNS is a federally funded program of United Way of Escambia County. Nonprofit agencies such as Achieve Escambia, Boys & Girls Club of the Emerald Coast, Every Child a Reader in Escambia County (ECARE), Gulf Coast Kid's House, Legal Services of North Florida and Manna Food Pantries all...
The United Way workplace campaign has been called one of the greatest social inventions in American history. Working together with employers and local volunteers each year, United Way invites people to advance the common good and create opportunities for a better life for all by helping to...
Maximize your money by filing your taxes for FREE: online or in person! United Way of Escambia County offers two programs for individuals and families who have an annual income of $60,000 or less. Find out more.   
United Way of Escambia County is accepting applications for the 2014-2015 Loaned Executive (LE) Program.  This unique, year-long volunteer opportunity brings together local professionals to coordinate United Way's annual workplace campaign, which raised over $2.2 million for community impact last...
Welcome to Campaign Headquarters! We are excited to partner with over 300 workplaces in Escambia County in uniting our community and leveraging resources to improve lives.  We could not accomplish this mission without the incredible investment of time, energy and money through all of our workplace...
 Help is here to lower the cost of medicine, thanks to a free drug discount card provided by the United Way. “No one should be forced to choose between paying for food, rent or medicine because of the high cost of prescriptions,” said Andrea Farage, President/CEO of United Way of Escambia County. “...
If you need non-emergency help, call 2-1-1.If your family were on the verge of homelessness and could not pay the rent or mortgage what resources would you seek and how would you find them? If your elderly neighbor needed a wheelchair or a ramp built, where would you go to find her help?  United...