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Gold Rating from GuideStar!

Gold Rating from GuideStar!

We are proud to announce United Way Emerald Coast (formerly Okaloosa and Walton Counties) has been awarded the 2019 Gold Seal of Transparency from GuideStar! GuideStar is the world’s largest source of information on nonprofit organizations. They award organizations...

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ROCK UNITED Music Fest Invites Community to Inaugural Event

ROCK UNITED Music Fest Invites Community to Inaugural Event

ROCK UNITED MUSIC FEST...United Way of Okaloosa & Walton Counties Invites Community for Inaugural Event ROCK UNITED Music Fest, presented by Gulf Power, is a family-friendly, day-long event to bring together donors, advocates and volunteers who have supported...

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Rock United Music Fest is coming!

Rock United Music Fest is coming!

Rock United Music Fest is a family-friendly, day-long event to bring together donors, advocates and volunteers who have supported the United Way of Okaloosa & Walton Counties.  The entire community is invited to learn about the mission of United Way while enjoying...

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United Way receives “ReadingPals” grant

United Way receives “ReadingPals” grant

(Ft Walton Beach – May 25, 2018) - The United Way of Okaloosa and Walton Counties is proud to announce that it has received a “Reading Pals” grant to provide mentorship and reading assistance to children in Voluntary Pre-Kindergarten (VPK) classrooms. “Reading Pals is...

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Request for Volunteers for VITA

UNITED WAY OF OKALOOSA & WALTON COUNTIES Needs Volunteers to become Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Partners for 2016   VITA is an IRS community initiative led by the United Way of Okaloosa & Walton Counties to provide free income tax preparation. The VITA...

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Coats for Kids at Christmas

Coats for Kids at Christmas

UNITED WAY’s COAT DRIVE COATS FOR KIDS AT CHRISTMAS..."Share the Warmth” The United Way’s “Coats for Kids at Christmas…Share the Warmth” is well on its way collecting coats for the annual community coat drive. Thanks to our partners who make this needed event happen:...

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