Benefiting Charities

AMIkids Emerald Coast

AMIkids Emerald Coast

AMIkids provides the kids in our community an opportunity to transform into responsible young adults. Since 1969, AMIkids has been providing a structured, family environment to guide more than 115,000 youth back on track to becoming productive and contributing members of society

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Boys  Girls Clubs of the Emerald Coast

Boys & Girls Clubs of the Emerald Coast

The Boys & Girls Clubs of the Emerald Coast believe every child has the potential to be great. Seven safe, positive neighborhood Clubs provide after school and summer programs for young people between the ages of 5-18 years old.    Mission: Inspire

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Children In Crisis

Children in Crisis

“Providing Homes and Establishing Hope” for the abused, neglected and abandoned children of our community. The Children’s Neighborhood provides an emergency shelter for young children, and the group foster homes help with the severe shortage of foster homes in our community. Together

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Childrens Volunteer Health Network

Children's Volunteer Health Network

Children’s Volunteer Health Network began in 2005, when one little boy’s crooked smile touched the heart of Tricia Carlisle-Northcutt. Tricia volunteered at an outreach program at her church, and every Tuesday, Tyler and his little brother were there “only for

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Emerald Coast Autism Center

Emerald Coast Autism Center

Autism affects 1 in 68 children in the US today, and early intervention is the key to helping these children reach their potential.  Children with autism can learn, but they learn differently.  Emerald Coast Autism Center (ECAC) was founded in 2009 to fill a growing

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Emerald Coast Childrens Advocacy Center

Emerald Coast Children's Advocacy Center

The Emerald Coast Children’s Advocacy Center saves and heals child abuse victims in Okaloosa and Walton Counties.  In 2011, we helped save and heal 698 local children.  All were confirmed cases of child sexual abuse, child physical abuse, drug-endangered

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Food for Thought

Food for Thought

At Food For Thought, our mission is to enable children to focus on their development and education by removing the fear and insecurity that comes from not knowing if they will get enough to eat, and, in some cases, knowing that they will not.

Many children suffer from what the USDA

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Habitat for Humanity of Walton County

Habitat for Humanity of Walton County

Habitat for Humanity of Walton County, Florida is a 501(c)(3) Christian non-profit that builds and rehabilitates simple, decent houses with the help of our partner families and the community. Our ministry provides housing opportunities through a helping hand approach

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Mental Health Association Okaloosa  Walton Counties

Mental Health Association Okaloosa & Walton Counties

The Mental Health Association of Okaloosa/Walton Counties is a not-for-profit, United Way Agency, that provides strong array of mental health services through Wellness Recovery programs, Family to Family classes, Okaloosa Veteran's Court, Ombudsman

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Opportunity Place

Opportunity Place

Where new beginnings becomes a reality for women and families.

OUR MISSION IS TO HELP WOMEN AND FAMILIES, WHO ARE HOMELESS, ACHIEVE SELF-SUFFICIENT. We believe...every woman, child and family has the innate right to be safe and an opportunity to succeed in life.  We are committed

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Pathways for Change

Pathways for Change

Saving Lives…. Reducing  Crime…..Building Futures. Pathways For Change is committed to our clients and our community. Human transformation is our business; Pathways for Change saves people from the destructive lifestyle too often perpetuated by poverty, abuse of alcohol

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Sacred Heart Hospital on the Emerald Coast

Sacred Heart Hospital on the Emerald Coast

Rooted in the loving ministry of Jesus as healer, we commit ourselves to serving all persons with special attention to those who are poor and vulnerable. Our Catholic health ministry is dedicated to spiritually centered, holistic care that sustains and improves

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Shelter House of Northwest Florida

Shelter House of Northwest Florida

Domestic violence can take many forms. It may involve physical aggression, verbal abuse, emotional manipulation, forced sexual activity or financial control. Domestic violence crosses all age, racial, ethnic, nation-orientation, sexual, gender preference, spiritual

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The Arc of The Emerald Coast

The Arc of The Emerald Coast

The Arc of the Emerald Coast (Horizons) was founded in 1955 and is an affiliate of The Arc of the United States, the world’s largest grassroots advocacy organization for citizens of all ages with cognitive, intellectual, and developmental disabilities, and their families

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Youth Village

Youth Village

Youth Village was formed in 1999 to create a haven to provide various educational and recreational services to children ages 5-16 during non-school hours in a safe, nurturing and encouraging environment that lends itself to the continued educational development of students, who according

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Application Information

Applications to become a charity partner are available May of each year to receive funds for the upcoming fiscal year beginning on August 1. We ask that all interested organizations reach out to us after May 1 of the year for the application at info@dcwaf.org.  Only Not-For-Profit Organizations

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