Blogs

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...
Posted: February 23, 2017
We’re excited to announce new promotions and welcome new staff to our United Way Family!  Promotions:Melissa Lewis has been promoted to Director of...
Posted: January 31, 2017
As a teenager, I was privileged to have parents who believed I could make a unique contribution to the world. They shared books like "Think and Grow...
Posted: January 23, 2017
Discover the rewards of volunteering! Whether you commit to serve one hour a week or 20 hours a month, your contribution helps improve our community...
Posted: December 15, 2016
I believe in miracles. They happen when we take a chance and share our hearts with each other. They happen when artists choose to donate their time...
Posted: December 05, 2016
Can those who volunteer for free tax assistance programs help lift children out of poverty? According to the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities (...
Posted: November 30, 2016
As we start a new year, we are excited to announce new promotions and welcome new board members, staff, volunteers and interns to our tight-knit team...
Posted: September 09, 2016
Last month, with nearly 300 community members, we celebrated our annual accomplishments that impacted two out of three Escambia County citizens! As...
Posted: September 01, 2016
More than 200 agencies, donors and friends joined United Way of Escambia County at Sanders Beach-Corinne Jones Center on June 9 to celebrate the...
Posted: July 11, 2016
According to Studer Community Institute, 34% of Escambia County children fail kindergarten readiness tests. This deficiency often continues and...
Posted: July 05, 2016

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