Charities & Causes

5210 Northwest Florida
Over one-fourth of Florida’s youth and nearly two-thirds of Florida’s adults are overweight or obese. Obesity is associated with increased risk of heart disease, strokes, high blood pressure, diabetes, and some types if cancer. 5-2-1-0 promotes healthy eating and active living to prevent and reduce obesity in Escambia County. This collaborative health education campaign uses […]
African American Heritage Society
Mission The African American Heritage Society (AAHS) is a 501 (C ) (3) organization located in Pensacola Florida. The AAHS was founded in 1990 to preserve and promote, African American heritage and culture in Northwest Florida and throughout the state. The Society has been funded, in part, by grants from the State of Florida, Department […]
Animal Allies
Animal Rescue
Our Mission: Reduce the number of animals put down every year in the Florida Panhandle (more than 12,000) Spay or neuter as many animals as possible (especially feral cats) Educate the public about the importance of spay and neuter Help rehome animals in need Animal Allies Florida was founded in December 2010 to help animals in […]
Autism Pensacola
Autism Support/Advocacy/Education
Connecting Families to Answers that Matter. We are Autism Pensacola, a Florida 501(c)3 non-profit organization serving the families of Escambia and Santa Rosa counties. Since 2002, we’ve served individuals and families affected by autism as the leading connector and resource for autism support, advocacy, education and networking opportunities in the Pensacola Bay Area. As a […]
Big Brothers Big Sisters of NWFL
Child Advocacy/Support
Changing perspectives. Changing lives. For more than 100 years, Big Brothers Big Sisters has operated under the belief that inherent in every child is the ability to succeed and thrive in life. As the nation’s largest donor and volunteer supported mentoring network, Big Brothers Big Sisters makes meaningful, monitored matches between adult volunteers (“Bigs”) and […]
Boys & Girls Club of the Emerald Coast
Youth Development/Support
Boys & Girls Clubs of the Emerald Coast is a 501(c)3 corporation chartered by the Boys & Girls Clubs of America and an agency of United Way in Escambia and Okaloosa/Walton Counties. Boys & Girls Clubs of the Emerald Coast serves over 2200 children a day at eight Clubs throughout Escambia, Okaloosa, and Walton Counties. […]
Epilepsy Resource Center
Epilepsy Support/Advocacy/Education
Epilepsy Foundation of Florida (EFOF) leads the fight to overcome the challenges of living with epilepsy and to accelerate therapies to stop seizures, find cures, and save lives. EFOF was established in 1971 as a not-for-profit 501(c)(3). EFOF is the principal agency for epilepsy programs and services sponsored by the State of Florida, servicing the […]
Friends of Pensacola State Parks
State Park Support
We Are A Citizen Support Organization For: Big Lagoon State Park Perdido Key State Park Tarkiln Bayou Preserve State Park Our Mission: “The Friends of Pensacola State Parks, Inc. is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to generating support for Big Lagoon, Perdido Key, and Tarklin Bayou Preserve State Parks. The focus of the organization is to […]
From the Ground Up Community Garden
‘From the Ground Up’ Community Garden, located in Downtown Pensacola, is a project of Innisfree Hotels corporate social responsibility program, The Hive. Here in our garden, we’re planting more than vegetables. We’re planting opportunities. We’re planting a chance for kids and their parents to grow healthy foods that will sustain their bodies, as well as […]
Gulf Coast Kid’s House
Child Advocacy/Support
Helping Families In Pensacola And Escambia County Gulf Coast Kid’s House is a children’s advocacy center serving Escambia County. As a children’s advocacy center, we combine all of the professionals and resources needed for the intervention, investigation and prosecution of child abuse cases under one child-friendly facility. Child victims and their families also receive mental […]