United Way of Northwest Florida advances the common good by creating opportunities for a better life for all. Our focus is on Education, Income, and Health.“The Building Blocks for a Good Life.” United Way of Northwest Florida recruits people and organizations who bring the passion, expertise and resources needed to get things done.  If you need help finding direct services in your area in the areas of Education, Income, Health or any other need, please visit or call our information and referral source.  For callers dial 211 or 850-215-6611 and to visit the website go to: www.211nwfl.org

The Mission and Vision of United Way of Northwest Florida

Mission: Enrich lives by fostering and uniting resources with those in need.

Vision:  A community in which there is significant lasting change whereby all individuals and families achieve their human potential.

We invite you to be a part of the change. You can GIVE, you can ADVOCATE, and you can VOLUNTEER.

That’s what it means to LIVE UNITED.

UWNWFL wants you to meet ALICE:


ALICE refers to the population in our communities that are Asset Limited, Income Constrained, Employed.  The ALICE population represents those among us who are working, but due to child care costs, transportation challenges, high cost of living and so much more are living paycheck to paycheck.  Click the link below to review the book in it’s entirety.

United Way ALICE Report