Community Investment Fund

United Way of North Central Florida's Community Investment Fund awards grants to local nonprofit agencies with programs that are laser focused on providing long-term solutions to improving the health, education, financial stability and immediate needs of people living in our community.
Funded Programs & Agencies 2021-2022
Program Name
Agency Name

EDUCATION - $144,000

Early Education

Episcopal Children's Services

Aces in Motion


Pre-K Scholarship Program

Gilchrist County School District


Girls Place

Credit Retrieval Academy

Project YouthBuild

Reading Tutoring Program

Kids Count

Take Stock in Children

The Education Foundation


HEALTH - $162,810

Dental Home for Low-Income, Rural Children and Families

ACORN Dental Clinic

Reducing Trauma to Abused Children - Therapy Program

Child Advocacy Center

Meals on Wheels


Nutrition & Wellness

Episcopal Children's Services

AIM Full Strength



Girls Place, Inc.

Crisis Intervention Program

Project YouthBuild

Kids Count Mental Health

Kids Count

Exhibit Courage

Pace Center for Girls



Bridges to Prosperity

Catholic Charities

Financial Literacy & Economic Empowerment

Peaceful Paths Domestic Abuse Network

Transitional Housing Program

St. Francis House

Legal Services

Three Rivers Legal Services



Emergency Assistance

Catholic Charities

Rural Mobile Outreach

Catholic Charities

Interface Youth Program Central

CDS Family & Behavioral Health Services

Reducing Trauma to Abused Children - Emergency Response

Child Advocacy Center

Shelter & Self-Sufficiency Program

Family Promise of Gainesville

Tri-County Community Resource Center

Partnership for Strong Families

Emergency Shelter & Food Program

St. Francis House