United Against Poverty joins Hope Florida – A Pathway to Prosperity Initiative

We are so proud of our very own UP Orlando Programs Director, Ericka Garcia, and our CEO, Gwendolyn Butson, for their involvement in this year’s Child Protection Summit, hosted by .

We are thrilled to be a part of Hope Florida – A Pathway to Prosperity, guiding Floridians to the resources they need! Together, we can help lift lives to economic self-sufficiency.

“The non-profit community fits hand in hand with the mission of Hope Florida – A Pathway to Prosperity, and it is United Against Poverty’s vision to ensure families have access to basic needs so they can achieve a future filled with hope and possibilities,” said Gwendolyn Butson, CEO of United Against Poverty, which has three campuses across the state of Florida.

“We are honored to partner on this journey with First Lady DeSantis and the Department of Children and Families and will continue to empower people living in poverty to lift themselves and their families to economic self-sufficiency,” said Ericka Garcia, Programs Director of United Against Poverty Orlando.

Learn all about the new initiative here: https://www.flgov.com/2021/09/09/first-lady-casey-desantis-announces-major-new-initiative/