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United Way of Hernando County's "Preferred Partners" consist of Hernando County businesses who have given back to our community through the annual Business Blitz Challenge (2018-2023). Their donation helps further UW's mission of making a difference locally through our Health, Education, Financial Stability, and Basic Needs/Crisis Prevention initiatives. This support for long-term commitments are essential to addressing key initiatives including, but not limited to helping children, adults, & elders, encouraging health and wellness, physical and emotional care, promoting financial stability and self-sufficiency, and crisis intervention.

We encourage page visitors to browse the list of resources and services below. Please consider using these businesses who chose to invest in their Hernando community.



Dave Calianno: Local flight instructor for airplanes and helicopters, contact by calling 727-514-5367. (2022)

dynasty collision logoDynasty Collision and Auto Repair: a family owned and operated full-service auto repair and collision repair facility. The mission  at Dynasty is to provide high-quality auto repair and exceptional customer service. (2021)




Family Car Wash & Auto Center LLCFamily Car Wash & Automotive Center: One-stop shop for all your automotive needs such as, car washes, windows tinting, oil changes or any auto repair needed. They additionally offer Ceramic Coatings for your car for the ultimate paint protection. (2022)



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Topline Tire and AutoOpened in 1995, they work hard to be the number one full service automotive and tire dealer. They employ ASE-certified technicians and proudly serve the Brooksville, FL and Spring Hill, FL communities. (2020)

Capelli Salon Capelli Salon: a custom built and designed hair salon to accommodate all of your hair care needs. Beginning with its elegant appearance and atmosphere to the modern equipment and professional stylists. Their creativity has no boundaries. Their services include cut, color, balayage, blondes, dimensonal brunettes, and more. (2022) 



mirage hair studio logoMirage Hair Studioa Paul Mitchell trained and focused full-service salon, offering fun and stylish cuts and colors for all hair types! (2018, 2019, 2021, 2023)





MGM HairMGM Hair: is a local salon that specialize in color, cut, perm, style, nails, skin, waxing, facials, spa treatments, and more. (2022) 

discovery point seven hills logoDiscovery Point Seven Hills: "Two convenient locations, ~ Same trusted ownership!" Children have naturally inquisitive minds that flourish when they are allowed to learn for themselves. At Discovery Point Seven Hills, their approach for child care in Spring Hill encourages children to think creatively and use curriculum that allows them to learn in a hands-on manner. They promote exploration, discovery, and adventure through our fun activities, lesson plans, and enrichment programs. (2021, 2022)



discovery point silverthorn logoDiscovery Point Silverthorn: "Two convenient locations, ~ Same trusted ownership!" From enrichment programs, summer camps, and daily preschool sessions to infant care and before and after school programs, Discovery Point Silverthorn provides care for every age and stage of life to give you peace of mind and confidence in your choice of child care. (2021, 2022)

ability tree florida logoAbility Tree Florida: A non-profit working with families of children with disabilities through R.E.S.T. (Recreation, Education, Support, and Training) (2018)




Accuform Angels: An international humanitarian organization that handles charitable donations to Accuform. (2018)


deaf and hard of hearing services logoDeaf and Hard of Hearing Services: provides empowerment, equal access, education, independence and integrity to the deaf, hard of hearing, & speech impaired individuals in our communities. (2018)


greater hernando chamber of commerce logoGreater Hernando Chamber of Commerce: The local Hernando County Chamber that strengthens the business environment to enable the members to prosper. (2020)




hits 106 logoHITS 106: A local radio station playing "Good Time Oldies," hits from the 60s, 70s, 80s. (2015, 2018)




mid florida community services logoMid-Florida Community Services: A Partner Program that offers services and resources to Hernando residents. They provide services such as Trans HernandoEarly/Head Start services, the Children's Advocacy Center of Hernando County, and much more. (2019, 2020, 2021)



rotary club of spring hill logoRotary Club of Spring Hill: an international service organization whose stated purpose is to bring together business and professional leaders in order to provide humanitarian service and to advance goodwill. (2020)



april johnson logoApril Johnson-Spence for District 2 Commissioner: April is running for Commissioner for District 2 in Hernando County. Working to fundraise, create awareness, and advocate for local issues has been a top priority. (2021)




senator wilton simplson logoSenator Wilton Simpsonelected to the Florida Senate in 2012. He represents the 10th District of Florida, which includes Hernando, Citrus, and parts of Pasco County. (2018, 2019)


Veterans of Foreign Wars

 Veterans of Foreign Wars: A nonprofit veterans service organization comprised of eligible veterans and military service members from the active, guard and reserve forces. 

all performance logoAll Performance Title Inc: When it comes to buying, selling, refinancing or even building a new home, All Performance Title ensures accurate results! (2021)




creamer construction company logoCreamer Construction Company: Provides general contracting services along with construction consulting, safety training, and OSHA outreach training. (2018)



Doma Doma -- Sarah Ducana Senior Business Consultant with 20 years of experience in the title business. If you're looking for an experienced title company to ensure a smooth closing, contact Sarah! (2018, 2019, 2020, 2022)


hartland homes logoHartland Homes: For 15 years, Hartland Homes, Inc. has been a home builder in Hernando and Citrus counties. They provide quality houses, affordable homes, and new models. (2019)




holmes drafting services logoHolmes Drafting Services, LLC: a local full service drafting firm that covers all your residential and commercial blueprint needs. They also offer additional services such as permitting, site coordination, and takeoffs. (2018, 2019, 2021)




homevestors pinnacle property solutions logoHomeVestors Pinnacle Property Solutions: Franchise of WeBuyUglyHouses.com, operated by local Bobby Read. (2020)




hitek truss logo HiTek Truss: A local company that provides high-quality roof, floor, and custom trusses throughout the state of Florida. (2021)



kelly's air conditioning logoKelly's Air Conditioning & Heating, Inc.: Founded in 2012 with the mission of providing honest and affordable cooling and heating services to residential customers. They are committed to providing customers with the highest level of service, so they will always be satisfied. (2020)


Metropolitan Home Inspector LLC: Owned and operated by Senior Inspector Carmelo Cuascut and his wife Marsha. They offer complete property condition inspections, 4 point insurance inspections, and a quick turnaround time “Providing Peace of Mind for the Home Buyer." (2020)

palmwood construction logoPalmwood ConstructionWith over 60 years of experience, Palmwood combines precision design with the finest materials to bring you quality homes here in Hernando County. (2019)



kimbrough logo Kimbrough Properties: Jimmy Kimbrough is real estate associate working with Buckner & Associates Realtors, located in Brooksville. Call (352) 796-0919 for more information. (2021, 2022) 

tropic shores realty with liz casner's headshot- a blond white smiling womanTropic Shores Realty-- Liz Casner: an experienced realtor working here in Hernando County. Whether you're buying or selling a home, Liz works hard to make it happen! (2019)




tropic shores realty logo with toniann's headshot- a smiling blond white womanTropic Shores Realty-- Toniann Ciappetta: If you're in the market for a new home, or looking to sell your current home, contact Toniann! (2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, 2022)




Tropic Shores Realty- Linda & Jim TacyTropic Shores Realty -- Linda & Jim Tacy: With over 150 local agents, Tropic Shores Realty is a leader in Hernando in property sales, rentals, titles, and escrow. Partners Jim and Linda Tacy are committed to Hernando and meeting residents' needs! (2020, 2021, 2022, 2023)




tropic title logoTropic Title Services: A team of real estate closing specialists that can handle all aspects of real estate closings. From escrow to closing you can count on Tropic Title Services to provide a smooth and professional closing experience. (2021, 2022, 2023)



JDog Junk Removal & Hauling JDog Junk Removal & Hauling Pasco/Hernando County: A Veteran and Military Family Owned and Operated Junk Removal and Hauling franchise providing Pasco-Hernando Counties with timely responses, honest pricing, and impeccable, quality service. Services provided include furniture, appliance, and construction debris removal, shed demolition, cleanouts, as well as general junk services at both a Residential and Commercial scale.



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Vema Home Inspections: Understanding the stress of buying a house, Vema Home Inspections' goal is to ease your worries by offering personalized assistance, including scheduling inspections at your convenience and providing a non-biased explanation of findings. (2023)

focus solutions group logoFocus Solutions Group: a local consulting business that provides sales training, market analysis, strategic planning, and initial distribution for your products, backed by 20 years of experience and a knowledge of the market. (2019)


performance media solutions logoPerformance Media Solutions Groupoffers custom web design, web hosting, email hosting, social media marketing, and digital marketing services. (2019)


Ackley Dental GroupAckley Dental Group: A full-service dental group in Spring Hill who provide personalized, gentle, and professional care. (2019, 2021, 2022)


spring hill dental associates logoSpring Hill Dental Associates: Locally owned and operated dental practice offering a wide array of dental services. (2015, 2016, 2018, 2023)

spherion staffing services logoSpherion Nature Coast: Locally owned, nationally supported staffing service that provides job placements throughout Pasco, Hernando and Citrus Counties. (2019)

christ the savior greek orthodox churchChrist the Savior Greek Orthodox Church: This welcoming group is a Pan-Orthodox Church. They have Stewards and Friends from several traditionally Orthodox nationalities, many converts from other church traditions. For this reason, most of their services are conducted in English, with some small use of other traditionally Orthodox languages, such as Greek, Slavic, Arabic, Romanian and Albanian; these serve as a reminder of our heritages, but even when used these are repeated in English so that all can understand. They provide Sunday School and as well as youth programs. They organize parish social events for fellowship and fundraising, and host barbecues, Taverna Nights, Easter Dinners, a Luau and an Annual Greek Festival! (2018, 2019, 2020, 2021)


Gateway Bible Church

Gateway Bible Church: A local church located in Spring Hill, offering faith services weekly. (2018, 2022, 2023)


Accent Insurance Group

Accent Insurance Group: A family-owned insurance brokerage dedicated to improving their clients lives in both health & finances. Their services include, health insurance, life insurance, retirement, Medicare advantage, and Medicare supplement. (2022)



American Merchant ServicesAmerican Merchant Services: A local provider for the lowest cost merchant processing services. Their services include, payments terminals & card readers (countertop, wireless, mobile, or online solutions), POS systems, and marketing solutions, such as, cash advances, robust reporting, and market intelligence. (2022)



AMZ insurance logoAMZ Insurance: A local insurance group providing a variety of insurances for your home, vehicle, boat, and business, as well as workers compensation, flood insurance, and general liability services. (2019)


brown and brown insurance logoBrown and Brown Insurance: The sixth largest independent insurance broker in the nation, providing risk management solutions for businesses, corporations, families, government institutions, and more. (2018)



campbell and company logoCampbell & Company: A Full-service CPA and financial services firm offering accounting, taxation, investing, wealth management, and personal financial planning for individuals and businesses. (2018)


centennial bank logoCentennial Bank: A local bank offering a variety of services including personal and business banking, loans, insurance and trust services, and more. (2018, 2020, 2021, 2022, 2023 CHALLENGER)




charles schwab logoCharles Schwab, Jordan Leuschke: A CFP with over 13 years of experience in financial planning, investments, and wealth management. Take ownership of your financial life and make an appointment with consultant Jordan Leuschke! (2016, 2018, 2019)



coastal financial logoCoastal Financial Services, Inc.: Local financial planning company providing services for investments, bonds, insurance, retirement, 401k, and more. (2020) 



Cutlip FinancialCutlip Financial Insurance Services, Inc.: Cutlip Financial is your local agency and representative for Florida Blue. Cutlip is the one to call for all your insurance needs, including: individual or group health insurance, dental and vision insurance, group employee benefits, Medicare options and more. (2022, 2023)



direct lending group logoDirect Lending Group--Matthew Bouchard, Bruce Dodge: Offers affordable rates for loans, refinancing, equity lines, and more! (2019, 2020, 2021, 2022)


one source advisory logoOne Source AdvisoryOne Source Advisory can help you clarify and prioritize your financial goals. Quantify where you are now, and define where you want to be. Their team is well-trained and ready to make sure clients are well prepared for what lies ahead. (2020)


raymond james logoRaymond James, Jim Aten: A Wealth Management Specialist with over 35 years of experience in investments and financial planning. He prioritizes a customer first approach and provides customized investment plans for each of his clients. (2019, 2021, 2022, 2023)


raymond james logoRaymond James, Charles FernandezYour financial goals, aspirations and investment needs are just that – yours. And your financial plan should reflect that. So rather than ask you to settle for an off-the-shelf investment program, Fernandez & Kinsella are here to provide you with personalized financial planning based on your goals, your time frame and your particular tolerance for risk. (2022)

Betty Marie's CateringBetty Marie's Catering: A locally owned and operated catering company serving Hernando, Pasco, Citrus, and surrounding counties. All products are based off of family-inspired recipes, passed down through many generations. They specialize in home-style comfort food, health-conscious food, and everything in between. Additionally, everything is cooked from scratch, allowing them to satisfy all dietary concerns. (2022)


Bread Box Bakery

Bread Box Bakery: Homemade style bakery with something for everyone, they have breakfast, lunch, and bakery items. Additionally they offer gluten free, dairy free, keto, and even vegan options for many of their treats and menu items. (2022)





ceparanos NY style pizza logoCeparano's Pizza: A locally owned and operated pizza restaurant offering authentic New York style pizza, pasta, and fresh salad. (2020)





Sparacia Witherell Family Winery & VineyardsSparacia Witherell Family Winery & Vineyards: A family-owned winery & vineyard overlooking beautiful Florida farmlands. They grow native Muscadine grapes & Hybrid varieties of wine grapes. They are united by a love for wine & giving back to the community, committed to making & serving high quality wines, and committed to sustainable methods to preserve the environment. (2022, 2023)

brewer logoBrewer and Sons Funeral Homes: affordable funeral and cremation services, for both family members and pets. (2019)




demarco funeral services logoDeMarco Funeral Services: guiding customers through the aspects of planning and executing the funeral service with compassion and respect. (2018)


4 Corners Pharmacy 

 4 Corners Pharmacy: Discover the exceptional care and convenience of 4 Corners Pharmacy, your privately-managed and locally-owned pharmacy in Spring Hill, Florida.  Services include free home pick-up and delivery, blood pressure screenings, fast prescription refills, drug automatic refills, and personalized medication therapy management. (2023)


access health care logoAccess Health Care Physicians, LLC: A patient-focused approach to health care, with services ranging from in-house diagnostic testing, EKGs and ultrasounds, and physical therapy. (2019)



anytime fitness logoAnytime Fitness: friendly, professional staff is trained to help you along your fitness journey. Membership includes a free fitness consultation, global access to their gyms, and 24/7 convenience. Visit their website for current hours of operation and procedures in response to COVID-19. (2020)


Bravera Health Brooksville & Spring Hill

Bravera Health Brooksville & Spring Hill: Local ERs that serve Spring Hill and Brooksville. They offer personalized care through online scheduling, Tellahealth, and in person care. They will help you find a doctor that meets your unique needs. (2022) 




Center for Bone & Joint Disease

The Center for Bone & Joint Disease: Established by Dr. Peter Tyler, the Center for Bone & Joint Disease has been serving the Tampa Bay community for over 50 years. Their team of nine skilled orthopedic surgeons, two physiatrists, a podiatrist, and advanced practitioners across three convenient office locations. (2023) 



davis family hearing logoDavis Family HearingSpecializing in audiology for all ages from newborn to geriatric, with our treatment scope encompassing everything from hearing loss to tinnitus, to cochlear implants and balance. (2015, 2016, 2018)



E.W. Counseling  

E.W. Counseling: With 18 years of expertise in diverse settings, Dr. Eddie Williams of E.W. Counseling Services offers individual, couples, family, and group counseling for various mental health and addiction disorders.​ (2023)


family chiro logoFamily Chiropractic Center for Wellness: Full service chiropractic office offering chiropractic, spinal decompression, physicals, cold laser therapy, and more. (2021, 2023)





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Healthier 4 U Vending: A revolutionary healthier food choice delivery system. (2018)





HCA Oak Hill Hospital HCA Oak Hill Hospital: A 280-bed teaching hospital providing a comprehensive range of health care and wellness services. (2018)



moss chiropractic logoMoss ChiropracticA family-owned and operated, full-service clinic in Spring Hill offering chiropractic care, nutrition counseling, massage and physical therapy, and more. (2018, 2019, 2021, 2023)




Pathways Counseling Center

Pathways Counseling Center: Whether you're seeking individual, couples, or family therapy, Pathways Counseling Center's compassionate team is here to guide you on your journey toward a more positive mental outlook. (2023) 



spring hill mri logoSpring Hill MRI: A full service diagnostic imaging facility providing patient care in Hernando County since 2002. Offers 8 different imaging modalities and perform hundreds of different exams, as well as same day and late appointments for patient convenience. They accept almost all insurance plans, to include all PPO plans, Work Comp, Auto Insurance, Letters of Protection and we offer competitive self-pay rates.  (2018, 2020 Challenger, 2022, 2024 Challenger!)






sun country pediatrics logoSun Country Pediatrics: A local pediatric practice offering same day sick appointments, well child visits, OB consults & free consultations for expectant moms, hospitalization/newborn visits, and referrals to specialists. (2018)

Acti-acti-kare responsive home care logo Responsive In-Home Care of Spring Hill: A home care service that gives seniors the help and care they need to remain independent and safe in their own homes as long as possible. They also offer specialized care for those who suffer from Alzheimer's. (2020)



Always Near Home Care LLCAlways Near Home Care LLC: A Hernando based family owned & operated and are a caregiver and In Home Care Services company. Services offered include but are not limited to, companionship, respite services, social interactions, homemaking services, keeping homes safe & clear of clutter, transportation, pet services, and meal prep. (2022, 2023)

home instead logoHome Instead Senior Care: Offers a variety of individual, compassionate care services to seniors in their own home. Home Instead CAREgivers assist elderly clients with daily activities like showering, cooking, cleaning, errands, and transportation. (2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021, 2022)

avery agency logoAvery Agencyoffering discreet investigations by competent, licensed professionals. They tailor each investigation to the individual need, helping to offer you peace of mind. (2020)

Steve & Steven's Lawn ServicesSteve & Steven's Lawn Care Service: This family owned and operated business specializes in residential and commercial lawn maintenance for the Spring Hill area. This team has been offering year-round maintenance for mowing, edging, weed whacking, and blowing to businesses and residents for over 20 years! Promoting healthy growth is a priority through hedge and small tree trimming, as well as fertilization options for your lawn. S&S also specializes in fence, driveway, and patio restoration through pressure washing. (2022, 2023)



tree care by robert miller logoTree Care: Offers a wide range of tree-related services to residents of Hernando, Citrus, and North Pasco Counties. They provide expert tree care as well as education on proper tree maintenance. (2019, 2022, 2023)

brijbag law logoBrijbag Law: Attorney Brian S. Brijbag has been practicing law in the State of Florida for over 20 years, with experience in personal injury, business law, and health law. Him and his team fight for injury victims through auto accidents, slips & falls, brain injuries, and more. (2021, 2022)



buck law group logoBuck Law Group, PA: Focuses on probate and estate planning. Attorney David Buck has been proudly serving Hernando County residents for 23 years. (2021)

cartner foremann logoCarter Foreman, LLC: Carter Foreman was founded in 1987 and are known actively in Hernando for providing quality law services. From estate planning and probate to commercial and business matters, family law and personal injury claims, as well as criminal defense, they'll pair you with the right attorney at the right time. Their goals, approach and dedicated work have resulted in a family-like atmosphere where our clients feel confident and comfortable. (2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021, 2022 CHALLENGER, 2023)



vraspir law firm logoVraspir Law Firm, P.A.: A law firm providing personal injury services. (2018, 2021)





All About Printing & Graphics

All About Printing & Graphics: ​​Unlock the power of visual communication with All About Printing & Graphics. As a premier destination for all your printing needs, AAP&G takes pride in turning your ideas into reality. (2023)


CFA CFA Web Designs: Web-based design features include digital marketing solutions, unlimited support & upgrades, customization and editing, email and e-commerce solutions with mobile friendly services. All designed to promote your products and or services to your customers and prospects, and deliver secure marketing messages - whether your company is small, large, or in-between, well-established, or brand-new. (2022)



custom paints llc logoCustom Paints: A world-leading custom paint manufacturer who have been developing and supplying new, innovative special effects paints worldwide for 20 years. (2020, 2021)




DaBarr.designDaBarr.design: This friendly neighborhood designer is dedicated to highlighting and enhancing your BRAND. With a passion for bringing your business new business, services include but are not limited to: helping you target your brand identity, digital & graphic design for brochures, events, flyers, campaigns, logos, and a variety of projects including print and package design, web design, social media, and many in between! (2022)


fast signs logoFastSigns of Spring Hill: A locally owned sign, graphics and visual communications company that provides comprehensive visual marketing solutions to customers of all sizes and industries to help them attract more attention, communicate their message, sell more products, and extend their branding across all of their customer touch points. (2020, 2021)


gulf coast signs logoGulf Coast Signs: A family owned and operated business providing top-quality signs and outdoor lighting solutions, able to handle any sign or outdoor lighting repair jobs with ease. (2020)




Joni Industries

Joni Industries: A family-owned business whose mission is to help you create long-lasting relationships with your clients through promotional products, as well as marketing and advertising. Their services include promotional items, embroidery, engraving, screen printing, custom imprinted pencils, and Red Shirt Friday. (2022)





stuart promotional products Stuart Promotional Products: One stop shop for quality promotional and marketing material items. (2018, 2019, 2020, 2021, 2022, 2023)


integrity pest control logoIntegrity Pest ControlA local pest control company that was founded in 2008 by Ed Bunnell and his family. They provide honest, reliable, & quality pest control services throughout Hernando, Pasco, North Pinellas, & Citrus Counties. (2019, 2020, 2021, 2022, 2023)



AT&TAT&T: Cell phones and service plans. AT&T has a FirstNet network for eligible residents that work as First Responders. (2022, 2023)

cellular sales verizon logoCellular Sales/Verizon Wireless: Cell phones and service plans. (2019)


dex imagingDex Imaging: Providing quality printing products, the latest printing technology, and great customer service. (2021) 




Polaris TechnologyPolaris Technology: Providing simple and secure IT systems to businesses in Florida and nationwide since 2013. (2023)