News & Events

InDyne Heroes Celebrate!

InDyne employees went all out to make sure they met their goal of $37,000 by going over goal for the United Way annual campaign, and raising over $42,000 for the community.

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Belk Contributes $5,000 to United Way

John Eller, Store Manager for Belk Department Store in Destin, presents a $5,000 corporate contribution to Betty Brassell, of First City Bank and the 2015 Campaign Chair for the United Way of Okaloosa-Walton...

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CHELCO Brightens the Community!

Steve Rhodes, CEO of CHELCO in DeFuniak Springs, presented a  check for $30,838.94 to Ronda Davenport, United Way. CHELCO participated in the United Way's “Pacesetter Campaign". CHELCO was committed to having their campaign early to help set the pace for the community...

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AT&T Donates $4,000 to UW

For over 60 years, AT&T and the AT&T Foundation have been strong supporters of the United Way both at the national and local levels.  Today, AT&T continues this legacy of support through a contribution of $4,000 to United Way of Okaloosa-Walton Counties. ...

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United Way Completes Training for Loaned Executives for the 2015 Annual Campaign

United Way completed training for 45 Loaned Executives….45 volunteers from local businesses and organizations who loaned their best and brightest to United Way of Okaloosa and Walton Counties. These “Loaned Executives” will play a crucial role in developing and implementing fundraising initiatives in a wide variety of situations during the 2015 annual United Way Campaign.

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United Way “CRAM THE VAN” School Supply Drive Is Coming to Your Local Walmart and Publix

The United Way of Okaloosa-Walton Counties has partnered with local Walmart stores and Publix in Crestview in an effort to provide needed school supplies to local children for the 2015–2016 school year.

Plan now to shop at Walmart and/or Publix every Saturday in the month of July and August, beginning July 11th through August 15th from 10am to 4pm to donate school supplies to help us “CRAM THE VAN”. It is easy to help…

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2015 VITA Program Brings in Over $156,000 in Tax Refunds

VITA (Volunteers Income Tax Assistance) is an IRS community initiative led by the United Way of Okaloosa-Walton Counties to provide free income tax preparation.  Along with the community partners, Goodwill Easter Seals of Ft Walton Beach, First Presbyterian Church of...

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New CFC Director

The United Way of Okaloosa-Walton Counties introduces Mr. Ron Denson as the Director of the Florida Panhandle, Combined Federal Campaign (CFC)

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