Impact 100 hands out $1.17 million

IMPACT 100 Pensacola Bay Area, a women’s philanthropic organization, announced Sunday, Oct. 13 the 11 recipients selected at this year’s annual meeting. These nonprofit finalists will each receive a grant of $106,000 from IMPACT 100 Pensacola Bay Area.

The grant recipients selected by IMPACT 100’s Focus Area Committees are as follows:

ARTS & CULTURE: Escambia High School Band Boosters Association, Inc. and First City Arts Alliance, Inc.

EDUCATION: Santa Rosa County 4-H Association, Inc. and The Secret Place Home, Inc.

ENVIRONMENT, RECREATION & PRESERVATION: Children’s Home Society of Florida, Inc. and Splash Cats, Inc.

FAMILY: Pensacola Habitat for Humanity, Inc. and YMCA of Northwest Florida.

HEALTH & WELLNESS: Healing Paws for Warriors, Inc., Health and Hope Clinic, Inc. and Manna Food Bank, Inc.

With 1,166 members this year, IMPACT 100 is able to award $106,000 each to eleven nonprofit organizations in our community for a total impact of $1,166,000 in 2019. In the 16 years since its inception, IMPACT 100 has awarded 109 grants totaling $11,664,000.