Emerging Leaders


Emerging Leaders are young people - ages 21 to 40 - who commit to LIVE UNITED 365 days per year through their annual gift of at least $365. Escambia County's Emerging Leaders are passionate about improving and contributing to our community. 

What can I expect as an Emerging Leader?

  • The satisfaction of knowing that you're making an impact in your community!

  • Communication from United Way about important issues related to the Education, Financial Stability and Health of our community's residents.

  • Recognition in our publications.

How can I make an impact as an Emerging Leader?


Your gift of $7 per week or more ($365 annual gift) can provide:

  • 6 month supply of medications for 4 low-income people, OR

  • Shelter for 42 people during a natural disaster, OR

  • 12 therapy sessions to youth with developmental disabilities

It's easy to give by payroll deduction through your participating company's United Way Campaign. Indicate that you are an emerging leader on step 3 of the pledge card -or - Contact the campaign department at 850-444-7143.

Give your time by participating in one of United Way's initiatives. Click
here to get connected to community volunteer opportunities.

Let your voice be heard! Understand United Way's mission and role in the community. Here is a good place to start!


2018 Emerging Leaders: