The United Way of Okaloosa and Walton Counties is gathering information on children’s summer programs for the “2015 Children’s Summer Fun Guidebook,” designed to help parents find safe, fun and educational daytime summer activities for children.  The criteria for the guidebook includes: programs offered to youth ages 4 – 18 during the months of June, July and August.

If your agency/business offers such summer programs, please send us a general description of the programs you wish to have listed including dates, times, cost and any items the children may need to bring. We always receive a very positive response from the community concerning the booklet; so consider it a valuable tool in publicizing your summer programs at no cost to your agency or business.

The “2015 Program Information Sheet” is available online:; which can be sent to United Way either by mail, fax or email to the following:  Attention:  2015 Summer Fun Guidebook … address: 112 Tupelo Avenue, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548; fax:  243-6625 or e-mail:  Feel free to attach any flyer or document that will help describe your programs.  The last day of school for students in Walton Schools and Okaloosa Schools is Thursday, June 4, 2015.

Deadline to submit Guidebook information is Monday, April, 6, 2015 

The Children’s Summer Fun Guidebook will be available by May 1, 2015.  Local participating libraries and businesses will help distribute the guidebooks at no cost to the families.  Call the United Way at 243-0315 to request a copy or download it from our website:  (Printed copies will be limited).