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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
At United Way's recent finale celebration, I was privileged to watch community leaders, partner agencies, volunteers and donors celebrate and honor...
Posted: July 05, 2016
There are many in our community who are passionate advocates that gladly volunteer their time in service to others. The warmth this creates for...
Posted: July 05, 2016
United Way of Escambia County President and CEO started a Thursday, June 9th finale celebration of workplace campaign and community investment...
Posted: June 13, 2016
Oliver Sumlin Oliver Sumlin earned his bachelor's degree from the University of West Florida. Currently, he works as a commercial insurance producer...
Posted: June 08, 2016

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