Funded Programs | site:name]

Funded Programs

 
No single agency can meet all our community's needs. When you give UWWF, your gift becomes part of a collective effort that supports 35 local programs and initiatives across Escambia and Santa Rosa counties in the areas of health, education, and financial stability. The source of the grant funds are undesignated contributions from nearly 100 area workplace campaigns and individual donors.

2020-2021 Grant Recipients 

HEALTH AWARDS - $180,214

  • Hot Meals Program - Bright Bridge Ministries, serving Escambia County
  • Nutrition Program - Council on Aging of West Florida, serving Escambia and Santa Rosa counties
  • Gulf Breeze Weekend Food Program - Gulf Breeze Presbyterian Church, serving Escambia and Santa Rosa counties
  • Family Advocacy for Child Victims of Abuse - Gulf Coast Kid's House, serving Escambia County
  • Access to Care - Health and Hope Clinic, serving Escambia County
  • Sexual/Physical Abuse Treatment Program - Lutheran Services of Florida, serving Escambia and Santa Rosa counties
  • Healthy Seniors Food Program - Manna, serving Escambia County
  • Tummy Bundles - Manna, serving Escambia County
  • Hygiene Kits for Students on Food Assistance Programs - Outreach Navarre, serving Santa Rosa County
  • Outreach and Prevention - Santa Rosa Kids' House, serving Santa Rosa County 

EDUCATION AWARDS - $223,666 

  • Re-entry and GED Program - AMIkids, serving Escambia and Santa Rosa counties
  • Kids for Camp - Autism Pensacola, serving Escambia and Santa Rosa counties
  • Academic Success - Boys and Girls Club of the Emerald Coast, serving Escambia and Santa Rosa counties
  • Capstone Academy - Capstone Adaptive Learning and Therapy Centers, serving Escambia and Santa Rosa counties
  • teenspace Program - Children's Home Society of Florida, serving Escambia County
  • A Step Ahead - Community Action Program, serving Escambia County
  • ReadingPals - Every Child A Reader Escambia (ECARE), serving Escambia County
  • Weekend Food Program Food Bags - Outreach Navarre, serving Santa Rosa County
  • Girls Earning Diplomas (GED) Program - Pace Center for Girls, serving Escambia and Santa Rosa counties
  • Pearl Nelson Center Early Intervention - The Arc Gateway, serving Escambia and Santa Rosa counties 

FINANCIAL STABILITY AWARDS - $177,000

  • Emergency Assistance Program - Catholic Charities of Northwest Florida, serving Escambia and Santa Rosa counties
  • Family Resource - Family Resource Program of Santa Rosa, serving Santa Rosa county
  • Financial Stability Program for Domestic Violence Victims - FavorHouse of Northwest Florida, serving Escambia and Santa Rosa counties
  • Mobile Pantry Program - Feeding the Gulf Coast, serving Escambia and Santa Rosa counties
  • Independence for Dependent and Homeless Youth - Legal Service of North Florida, serving Escambia and Santa Rosa counties
  • Veterans Legal Assistance - Legal Services of North Florida, serving Escambia and Santa Rosa counties
  • Re-entry Portal Serving Santa Rosa County - Re-entry Alliance Pensacola, serving Santa Rosa County
  • Social Services and Basic Needs - The Salvation Army, serving Escambia and Santa Rosa counties
  • Overnight Shelter & Short-Term Rescue Program - Waterfront Rescue Mission, serving Escambia County
  • Child Care - YMCA of Northwest Florida, serving Escambia and Santa Rosa counties

FINAL YEAR OF MULTI-YEAR GRANTS

  • Community-Based Mentoring - Big Brothers Big Sisters of Northwest Florida, serving Escambia County
  • Service Learning and Leadership Development - Chain Reaction, serving Escambia County
  • Epilepsy Services and Resources Center - Epilepsy Florida, serving Escambia County
  • Child Abuse Prevention Education - Gulf Coast Kid's House, serving Escambia County
  • Victim Services - Lakeview Center, serving Escambia County

 

Nonprofit health and human service agencies in Escambia and Santa Rosa counties will be eligible to apply to be a member agency of UWWF in the fall of 2020, the first step in applying for 2021-2022 funding.

For more information about becoming a Certified Agency of United Way of West Florida or the 2021-2022 Community Investment Process for Escambia and Santa Rosa counties, please contact Rebecca Cleary, Partnership Specialist, at 850-444-7148 or rebecca.cleary@uwwf.org.