Art, Culture and Entertainment, Inc. (or ACE) is a non-profit organization that will receive Federal, State of Florida, Escambia County, City of Pensacola, corporate, foundation and personal funds to disperse through equitable granting processes to arts, culture and entertainment organizations throughout Escambia County, Florida. Our General Operating Grant Program requires eligibility for an organization to have been in existence for at least 24 months and be IRC Section 501(c)(3) organizations. Our Mini Grant Program requires eligibility for an organization to be a Florida Non-Profit with its primary location in Escambia County, FL.


Promote quality of life by supporting arts, culture, and entertainment.


To be the premier arts & culture community by fostering growth and awareness to enhance quality of life for residents, visitors and the arts and culture community we serve.

Board of Directors

  • Holly Jurnovoy,, President
  • Janice Miller, Secretary
  • Scott Warren, Treasurer
  • Doug Halford
  • Collier Merrill
  • Shelby Daniels
  • Allan Bell
  • Suzanne Kahn
  • Dick Baker
  • Lois Benson
  • Lori Storey-Myrick
  • Carol Tanksley
  • Matthew Hoffman
  • Margie Moore
  • David Bear, Trustee Emeritus