Community Impact

Since its inception in 2002, The Bear Family Foundation has financially supported non profit organizations that serve the citizens of Northwest Florida.

Bear Family Foundation Grant

Bear Family Foundation Grant Recipients

A.A. Dixon Charter School
Alzheimer’s Family Services, Inc.
American Heart Association, Inc.
AMIkids Pensacola, Inc.
Appetite for Life, Inc.
Apron Strings, Inc.
The ARC Gateway Foundation, Inc.
Art Council of NW Florida
Autism Pensacola, Inc.

Ballet Pensacola, Inc.
Baptist Health Care Foundation
Big Brothers Big Sisters of NWFL, Inc.
Blackwater River Foundation
Boys and Girls Club-Emerald Coast

Baptist Health Care Foundation Logo

Capstone Adaptive Learning & Therapy Centers, Inc.
Chain Reaction – Pensacola’s Promise, Inc.
Children in Crisis, Inc.
Children’s Home Society of Florida
Choral Society of Pensacola
Cordova Park Elementary
Covenant Hospice Foundation, Inc.
Council on Aging
Creative Learning Academy, Inc.

Dixon School of Arts and Sciences

Epilepsy Society of NW Florida
Episcopal Day School
Escambia County Sheriff Foundation, Inc.
ESPSF Foundation of Excellence
ESPSF- Booker T. Washington High School
ESPSF- Roy Hyatt Environmental Center
ESPSF- Take Stock In Children
EscaRosa Coalition on the Homeless
Every Child a Reader in Escambia

FavorHouse of NW Florida, Inc.
First City Art Center
Florida Blood Services Foundation
Food Raising Friends, Inc.
Frank Brown International Foundation

The Global Corner, Inc.
Greater Pensacola Symphony Orchestra, Inc.
Gulf Coast Kids House

Health and Hope Clinic, Inc.
Holm Elementary
HYPE Pensacola Inc.

Impact 100
Institute of Southern Jewish Life, Inc.

Jack & Jill of American, Inc.
Jewish Federation
Junior League of Pensacola

Klaas Kids Foundation

Manna Food Bank, Inc.
Milk and Honey Outreach
Miracle League
Mother Wit – Ella Jordan Home
Mr. Robbins Neighborhood
My Brothers and Sisters
My Father’s Arrow, Inc.

Naval Aviation Museum Foundation
The Nemours Foundation
Nokuse Education, Inc.
NWFL Blood Services
NWFL Guardian ad Litem Foundation

OnBikes Pensacola, Inc.
Opportunity Place, Inc.
Our Lady of Angels St. Joseph Clinic

Pace Center for Girls, Inc.
Paddle for a Cure/Sacred Foundation
Panhandle Equine Rescue, Inc.
Pathways for Change
Pensacola Catholic High School
Pensacola Children’s Chorus
Pensacola Habitat for Humanity, inc.
Pensacola Little Theater, Inc.
Pensacola MESS Hall
Pensacola Museum of Art
Pensacola Opera
Pensacola State College
Pensacola Symphony Orchestra Guild
Pensacola United Methodist Community Ministries
Pensacola Youth Sports Association
Perdido Bay United Methodist Church
Pillars for Promise, Inc. (Skate Park)

Rally Foundation, Inc.
Robert Robino Productions
Ronald McDonald House Charities of Northwest FL

Sacred Heart Foundation
Southeastern Diabetes Education
Southern Youth Sports Association
Special Olympics-Pensacola
St. Andrew Bay Center, Inc. The ARC of the Bay
St. Josephs Medical Clinic
Studer Community Institute, Inc.
Sunny Days Foundation, Inc.

Temple Beth El
The HER Foundation, Inc.
The Leaning Post Ranch
The PYC Satori Foundation
The Salvation Army
The Secret Place Home, Inc.
The Zoo – Northwest Florida
Trauma Intervention Program of NWFL

United Way
University of West Florida

Valerie’s House, Inc.
Veterans Memorial Park Foundation

Washington County Council on Aging, Inc. Chipley
Washington High School Softball Booster Club, Inc.
Waterfront Rescue Mission
West Florida Historic Preservation, Inc. (PMA)
Wildlife Sanctuary of NW Florida
WSRE-TV Foundation, Inc.