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Early Brain Development

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Our early brain development projects are made possible by the support of our donors, partners and sponsors. Their generosity is improving the quality of life in our community.

Thank you for helping make Pensacola an Early Learning City.

2021 Donors


$25,000 or more

Dawson Family FoundationKim and Julian MacQueenPen Air Federal Credit UnionSansing Family FoundationSarasota Memorial Hospital

$10,000 or more

Ascension Sacred Heart HospitalArea Housing CommissionKatherine Shaw Bethea HospitalChris JanesD.W. McMillan FoundationPNC BankJessica LeeQuinn Stinson

$5,000 or more

Baptist HealthcareBear Family FoundationCoxGulf Breeze Pools and SpasMorette CompanyNavarre PressPensacola Beach RV ParkSimply HealthcareStep One Auto GroupRishy and Quint StuderSwitzer Brothers Charitable FoundationWallace Company

$2,500 or more

Bear General ContractorsBert ThorntonClark PartingtonEdward Jones John PeacockEscambia County Sheriff's OfficeGreenhut ConstructionGulf PowerHighpointe HotelsKuhn RealtyNavy Federal Credit UnionSalz StudioSanta Rosa County Facilities ManagementOuterspaces LandscapesStirling PropertiesPensacola EggfestTerri RamosTorgersen Causey Benefits GroupWest Florida HospitalYellow River Ranch Development

$1,000 or more

Dick and Laverne BakerT. BarrettBeck PartnersDavid DelimanHanto & ClarkeJ. M. HaygoodAshton Hayward IIIInspire ApartmentsChris JanesKatherine JulianJohn MillerLaura MoretteNational Energy Co.Jean NormanPensacola Rotary FoundationPilot Club of Pensacola FoundationPreschool Plus Southern Education EnterpriseTia RobbinsAndrew RothfederKristen SittonJ.D. SmithWhite FamilyBrian and Cristina Williams

$500 or more

Jennifer BearTina BossoTeniade BroughtonJason CrawfordWill DunawayKarla EddinsElebash's JewelersEvergreen Printing and MailingPete GaddyLee HansenTerry HorneJacobs EngineeringKevin Russell BuildersStephen LinckLisa and Tommi LyterRicki McWilliamsRed Iron Design HouseD.C. ReevesSantino'sTonya and Danny Zimmern

$100 or more

Aisha AdkissonMeri AsmarJoyce BlackwelderBecca BolesDarryl BonnerJim BrantonBrigette BrooksAmy BukerDoug BunzeMcKenzie BurleighJudy BurnsWilliam BurnsHurst ButtsKathy CadwellSharla CallowayBill CaplingerEd CarsonEric ChristiansonRuthie ChristieRichard ChristineWendy CountrymanMeredith CrawfordTerry CroweKenneth DaneJoe DeReuilMarie DurhamWadih El-KhourySharon FantoWilliam FlemingElly FisherMark and Mary GallreinRick GordonJohn GormleyJamie GreggLauren GundCassandra HazelwoodPatty HightowerDomenik HixonBetty HurdAnnetta JohnsonElizabeth KamletLindsay KellyNicholas KnowltonJack LevineBen LinckMary MehtaHeather MooreJared MooreSharon MoretteJean Pierre NdioneBarbara Scott PayneErin RamosBrett RamseyGrover RobinsonJames RogersAndrea RosenbaumAshley RowzeeScott SallisJamie SandersonMonica SanfordRussell ShawJulie SheppardEmily SimonStephen SimpsonBeth SkardaJennifer SmithNicole St. AubinJennifer StreckelMallory StuderPatricia SwanLaura SweetlandJean TorresTina TortomaseTanya UnderwoodMarianne VanceMark Van DresarTroy WattsLusharon WileyStacy WilliamsDavid WilsonDee WrightMichael Wright

2021 In-Kind Donors

Studer Community Institute thanks our in-kind donors whose generous donations make our work possible.


Alsco LinensClassic City CateringCustom Baskets and BalloonsEmerald Coast Custom CakesEmerald Coast Honors OrchestraKool GraphicsKrewe of SWATLewis Bear DistributorsRS3 CateringSalz StudioSouthern Frills EventsTap the CoastTaste Buds Sweet Treats and Ice CreamVista Event ProductionsWedding WallsWest Florida Trophy

2020 Donors


$25,000 or more

Dawson Family FoundationKim and Julian MacQueenPen Air Federal Credit Union

$10,000 or more

Area Housing CommissionAscension Sacred Heart Health SystemEscambia County CommissionNavarre PressJosh and Kristin Sitton

$5,000 or more

Brain Builders of PalatkaCox CommunicationsEscambia County Early Learning CoalitionEscambia County Sheriff's OfficeLighthouse Health PlansPensacola EggfestPensacola Rotary FoundationStep One Auto GroupTrihealth Health SystemWallace CompanyGulf Breeze Pools and SpasGulf PowerChris JanesPensacola Police DepartmentQuint and Rishy StuderJoe Tye IIIBrian and Cristina WilliamsJessica Lee and Pensacola Kia AutosportSimply HealthcareElisa and Mark WhibbsBear Family FoundationSwitzer Brothers Charitable Foundation

$1,000 or more

Rick Appleyard and Mallory StuderTorgerson Causey InsuranceGoFundMe CharityInternational Paper FoundationBekki KennedyMorette CompanyNavy Federal Credit UnionPensacola Beach RV ResortPilot Club of PensacolaBrett RamseyRandy RamosSusan Davis and Richard HenleySynovus FoundationBert ThorntonWells Fargo FoundationAnn YoshihashiBaptist Health CareRobert BernhardtDelino and Michelle DeShieldsJohn Peacock Edward JonesBeck PropertiesJames BradleyCatalyst HREClark PartingtonDavid DelimanWadih El-KhouryPhillip HigginsHighpointe HotelsKathryn JulianRicki McWilliamsJean NormanOuterspaces LandscapesJenny RoneyMichelle SalzmanShayn and Anna TheriaultMike EddinsLumon MaySMP ArchitectsSecurity EngineeringGreenhut ConstructionJohn Peacock Edward JonesJared Moore

$500 or more

George BrunJules KariherJ. HaygoodJoanne MatthewsLisa TrainaWill DunawayJacobs EngineeringScott JerniganScott RemingtonGeorge SittonJanice MillerSevan FoundationAl Topin

$100 or more

Aisha AdkissonAnna's Circle at Cokesbury United Methodist ChurchJoyce BlackwelderBrigette BrooksJudy BurnsDoug BunzeEd CarsonLawrence ClarkeBilly and Barbara CookCarol and Winn DavisNick DemanaFred DonovanRick FountainEd GrayMike HantoGene and Betty HarveyRand HicksGreg HulettJanice Cooper HolmesGail HusbandsGulf Breeze Middle School National Junior Honor Society ChapterAshton Hayward IIIEmily HedgecockPatty HightowerWillie HunterZac LaneShannon LibbertDan LindemannSame and Jo MatthewsAnnie MazenkoGary MichaelsEd NickinsonJohn NIxonMort O'SullivanJulie PattonTom PauxLawrence PowellDon and Darlene RichardsTia RobbinsAndrea RosenbaumOakleigh RyanJulie SheppardJohn SwitzerTommy and Michelle TaylorJeanne TewBuddy VanceMark Van DresarTheresa WaggonerCharlie WardAndrea WilsonDee WrightKevin AdamsDick BakerJoe DeReuilKevin DoyleRachael GilletteJim HobbsDavid HoffmanMcKenzie LohbeckHeather MooreTim O'KeefeJames RogersKathy SandstromJohn SengstockLo and Al SittonJeff SpeckLusharon WileyJohanna AllardR.S. BensonCovenant CareJulie FloydJohn GormleySusan GrundhoeferAnn HillAndrew HobbsDaniel MickelsonLaura Rae MoretteSharon MoretteJean-Pierre N'DioneLuz NeilThomas NelsonBarbara Scott PayneStacey RobelloAndrew RothfederTia ScottMacy WilliamsNorman WildeLara SweetlandHill CrawfordChuck EmlingWilliam FlemingJohn FromularoDavid and Mary HoxengChris JaubertDavid and Marilyn OberhausenJason ScottHerbert and Ann WollJim BrantonB AshmoreScott Sallis

2020 In-Kind Donors

Studer Community Institute thanks our in-kind donors whose generous donations make our work possible.


Custom Baskets and BalloonsDlux PrintingEmerald Coast Custom CakesEmerald Coast Honors OrchestraLewis Bear DistributorsPensacola Blue WahoosPensacola VIP MagazineRS3 CateringSalz Studio (Michelle and Phil Salzman)Tap the CoastVista Event ProductionsWedding WallsWest Florida Trophy

2019 Donors


$25,000 or more

Kim & Julian MacQueen – Innisfree HotelsPen Air Federal Credit Union

$10,000 or more

Gulf Power FoundationSacred Heart Health SystemPensacola RotaryMyslak FamilyJosh and Kristen SittonTom PauxPanhandle Charitable OpenArea Housing CommissionThirty Million Words Regatta

$5,000 or more

SunTrust FoundationChris JanesBear Family FoundationJerry Pate DesignMorette CompanyCOXAndrew RothfederBaptist Health CarePensacola EggFestEarly Learning Coalition of Escambia CountyVictor WallaceGulf Breeze Pools and SpasCindi BonnerAlan DavisNAI PensacolaSynovous BankAnn NealElisa and Mark WhibbsKugelman Family FoundationStep One Auto

$1,000 or more

Clark Partington Attorneys at LawEscambia County Sheriff’s OfficeOuterspaces LandscapesBear General ContractorsJudy Burns and Burns familyCombined Insurance ServicesHighpointe Hotel CorporationGreenhut ConstructionMickelson Construction ServicesSandy Sansing FoundationPensacola Beach RVTodd TorgersenDavid DelimanDiane AppleyardJean NormanAl TopinAnn YoshihashiJohn PeacockCovenant CaresGulf Power CompanyLumon MayNavy Federal Credit UnionWest Florida HospitalTrustmark BankInternational Paper FoundationPensacola LighthouseWells Fargo FoundationBrett RamseyBetty Gail and Denny PetersPensacola Association of RealtorsPeter BazelliBeck PartnersJeff BergoshBrian DareKescoKool KartsLevin Papantonio Thomas Mitchell Rafferty ProctorNemours Children's Specialty CareMike PapantonioPensacola Lighthouse MuseumPensacola Police DepartmentPoarch Band Creek IndiansBoo and Cody RawsonDoug RossSMP ArchitectsStirling PropertiesBert ThorntonTrulieveKathryn JulianHank CarlstromDawn and Rick FletcherKelly HardyMichelle HigginsRusty and Kristin LongleySpencer MulletStacy RobelloAhtyba RubinBrian and Crystal SpencerHanto and Clarke General ContractorsRandy RamosSwitzer Brothers Family Foundation

$500 or more

Connie BookmanKevin MairCody and Hannah WhitehairBrian and Cristina WilliamsDick BakerJ.M. HaygoodMike MoretteNancy FettermanJulie SheppardYMCA Northwest FloridaBaptist Heart and Vascular InstituteJohn BullockHill CrawfordChad HendersonMyron MickelsonDiane PetersonFrank CutroneWill DunawaySonny GrangerRhett JamesLuke JerniganPhilomena MaddenLarry NorthrupJenny BuckleyChris and Jen RoneyCarol PattersonDeane Halvorsen

$100 or more

Aaron BallAaron ErskineAdam LassiterAl Kress and Lo SittonAlex AndradeAlicia ChristyAmanda DosherAmanda HurdAndrew HobbsAngela BottesiniAngela DalessandroAnn HillAnnie MazankoAudie StreetBarbara Scott PayneBecca BolesBeverly KopperBob and Janet OlliffBruce FelderBuddy VanceC.A. YoungCarolyn GrawiCarter QuinaCathy KammCecil and Gloria McLeodChip SimmonsChris JaubertChris PateChris PeltChuck EmlingCraig SternkeCrissy NettlesDan BowenDan and Marie RoweDanny ZimmernDanny MicklesonDavid HoffmanDavid IngramDavid OberhausenDavid PeadenDavid PeitruszewskiDavid SchmidtDavid and Mary HoxengDeanna NealDeb WrotenDee WrightDon and Marny NeedleDoug BunzeDoug HerrickEd CarsonElly FisherEmily SauerEric MilsteadErin TaliaferroFaye MerrittFrank LauroFrank SanshoneFrank WhiteGeorge SittonGreg WoodfinHenry StovallHerb WollHillary PersonJD SmithJR GordonJack BehrJack BrownJack StevensonJake RenfroeJames KnoxJames RogersJason CrawfordJeanne TewJeff RogersJeff SpeckJeremy LevyJessica DuncanJim BrantonJim ReevesJodi BellJoe BuehlerJoe DeReuilJohn BaehrJohn GriffingJohn GromleyJohnnie WrightJosh GayKara BenedictKaren FlemingKaren OwenKathy CadwellKathy SandstronKatie GlanderKatie HendryKelly WieczorekKevin DoyleKevin SheridanKim ChopeKim HarvellKristin LongleyLara SweetlandLaura Rae MoretteLouis DevlinMagi WilliamsMallor McNaryMark DenunzioMark Van DresarMark and Madrina CianoMartha HortonMary BaumgardnerMary MehtaMeg FitzpatrickMelanie NicholsMichael JohnsonMichelle SalzmanMichelle TaylorMike MurdochMort O’SullivanNancy HalfordNicole Webb BodiePatti GerhanPatty HightowerPaul HerrickPaula DotyPhil TurnerQuinton StuderRachael GilletteRanae WrightRebecca McKeithenRebecca OstrumRick BoehmRicki McWilliamsRobin TilleryRoger JohnsonRyan and Abby TaylorSally RosendahlScenic LandscapingScott RemingtonSharon HeiseShayn TheriaultSonny LandinginSouthern League Professional BaseballStephen SimpsonSteve AdamsSusan DavisSusan RaganTerry HorneTim O'KeefeTodd St. OresTom StanleyTravis PetersonVictoria PapajohnWade Beroset

2019 In-Kind Donors

Studer Community Institute thanks our in-kind donors whose generous donations make our work possible.


AlscoBellaBenjamin & Larry'sBlab TVBlue Chair Bay RumBluejay's BakeryBodacious BookstoreButcher ShoppeChill PensacolaClassic City CateringDlux Printing and MailingElebash's JewelersEscape on PalafoxFlorida CoconutsGoofy GolfHeather Pelham - Emerald Coast Custome CakesHopjacks Pizza Kitchen and TaproomKool KartsLewis Bear Co. Maxfit NutritionOld Hickory Whisky BarOuterspaces LandscapingPerfect PlainPNJPot Roast & PinotProperly Posh BabyRicki Williams SensgenceRoy Lamb Floral Event DesignS&K BoutiqueSalz StudioSass & ShadeSeville QuarterTastebuds: Sweet Treats & Ice CreamTexas Roadhouse

Early Learning Initiatives

An Early Learning City is community that give parents the tools, advice and support they need to help their children be ready for kindergarten. From healthcare to business, everyone has a part to play.