Monthly Archives: October 2016

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Ten Charity Groups Receive IMPACT 100 Grants of $108K

IMPACT 100 Pensacola Bay Area, a local women’s philanthropy group, announced its 2016 grant recipients at its annual meeting Sunday at the Hilton Pensacola Beach Gulf Front. Ten organizations — two in each of five categories — was awarded $108,200 after a thorough grant review, committee process and membership vote. "At the end of (Sunday), $8.318 million [...]

By | October 17th, 2016|News|0 Comments

Women’s Shelter Family Rescue Sees Miracles Daily

By Natalie Crawford It came down to a matter of matching blinds. Women, removed from shelters, lived in their cars, awaiting the opening of Family Rescue‘s Ridgeland Transitional Housing because the state objected to the fact that some window blinds did not match. After six long years of jumping through the state’s hoops and convincing [...]

By | October 5th, 2016|News|0 Comments

Miracle League Unveils New ‘State-of-the-Art’ Field

The Miracle League of Pensacola’s big upgrade finally has been unveiled. Thanks to a $104,500 grant from nonprofit groupIMPACT 100, Miracle League opened its third baseball field for players with disabilities last week. “We are the only league worldwide that has three baseball fields for adult and children with disabilities,” said Shirley Godwin, member of the [...]

By | October 5th, 2016|News|0 Comments