Human Services Appropriations Committee
The Committee shall be maintained by The United Way of Escambia County, Inc. The United Way will maintain an 11 member Human Services Appropriations Committee. Seven members shall be appointed by the United Way Board of Directors; two members shall be appointed by a majority vote of the Board of County Commissioners; two members shall be appointed by the Pensacola City Council. The seven members appointed by the United Way shall be appointed for an initial two-year term. The two members appointed by the County shall be appointed for a full-three year term. Thereafter, all appointments to the Committee shall be for a three-year period. Committee members shall be limited to two full three-year terms.
No members of the committee shall be a member or employee of, or serve on any board of, any of the requesting agencies reviewed by the committee.
The committee shall concurrently review agency funding requests to Escambia County and the city of Pensacola, making funding recommendations individually to both bodies in accordance with policy and procedure agreements with each.
Escambia County will appoint one professional staff member to serve as staff liaison to the United Way Committee.