Giving Back

  • 19th ANNUAL DCWAF PATRON DINNER BENEFITING CVHN
    March 18, 20240.5 min

    Hosted by Lisa and Gerald Burwell, Founders/Publisher Join VIE for an intimate evening at ANR Restaurant, nestled in the Camp Creek Inn overlooking the Camp [...]

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  • The 19th Annual Destin Charity Wine Auction Returns to South Walton
    January 17, 20243.1 min

    Destin Charity Wine Auction Foundation (DCWAF), one of the nation’s premier fundraising organizations, is excited to announce the details of the 19th Annual Destin Charity Wine Auction presented by the Jumonville Family scheduled for April 26-28, 2024.

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  • Opportunity Place to Host Fundraising Event
    November 16, 20232.4 min

    OPI invites the community to celebrate the past 15 years of providing shelter to women, children and families in Okaloosa and Walton Counties

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  • Café Thirty-A to Host Annual Christmas Charity Ball on December 2nd
    November 10, 20232.9 min

    Café Thirty-A, located at 3899 East County Hwy 30A, will host its annual Christmas Charity Ball benefiting Caring and Sharing of South Walton on Saturday, December 2, 2023.

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  • Beau Interiors Rings in the Holidays with Their Annual Christmas Open House
    November 8, 20232.5 min

    Beau Interiors invites the community to attend their Annual Christmas Open House on Saturday, November 11th from 10am-5pm.

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  • Registration Is Open for the 22nd Annual Seaside School Half Marathon & 5K
    August 28, 20233.7 min

    The Seaside School Half Marathon & 5K, presented by SEASIDE®, is back, launching its 22nd year of racing. Registration, presented by Visit South Walton, is now open for Race Weekend from February 16–18, 2024, further establishing this event as a signature running event and paramount fundraiser in Northwest Florida. Every year, athletes from around the world converge in Seaside, Florida, for this fundraiser benefiting The Seaside School.

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  • Caring and Sharing of South Walton Launches Neighbors Helping Neighbors Program
    June 27, 20232.3 min

    Walton County remains one of the fastest growing counties in Florida. As our community grows, so do the needs of our community. In order to keep up with the increased needs of Walton County residents, Caring & Sharing of South Walton has launched a new fundraising program. 

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  • 18th Annual Destin Charity Wine Auction
    May 2, 20235.8 min

    The Destin Charity Wine Auction Foundation (DCWAF) is pleased to announce that the 18th Annual Destin Charity Wine Auction presented by the Jumonville Family raised $3.5 million for children in need in Northwest Florida. Hosted April 28 and 29 to a sold-out crowd of more than 600 guests, proceeds from the auction benefit DCWAF’s 16 partner children’s charities in Northwest Florida.

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  • Dive Into Creativity with Cultural Arts Alliance
    April 26, 20237.6 min

    Art Month Walton County, an initiative led by the Cultural Arts Alliance (CAA) of Walton County and sponsored in part by Visit South Walton, will provide a full month of creative offerings in May, including the “Under The Sea” fundraiser for the Underwater Museum of Art, 35th Annual ArtsQuest Fine Arts Festival, Longleaf Writers Conference, Digital Graffiti at Alys Beach, The Sound of Music at Emerald Coast Theatre Company, Open Mic Night with Emerald Coast Storytellers, Sinfonia Goes Pop in Alys Beach, events at The Foster Gallery, and more. All happenings take place in Walton County and are part of the Art Month mission to bring together communities, organizations and businesses to present quality and diverse arts entertainment.

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  • Restaurant Paradis’ Seventh Annual Prohibition Repeal Dinner Raises $14,000 for Food for Thought Outreach
    January 19, 20233.1 min

    ROSEMARY BEACH, Fla. (January 16, 2023) – Restaurant Paradis is pleased to announce their seventh annual Prohibition Repeal Wine Dinner, presented by 30A Luxury Vacations, raised [...]

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  • Emerald Ball Benefiting Ascension Sacred Heart Emerald Coast
    January 5, 20232.3 min

    Tickets are now on sale for the Ascension Sacred Heart Foundation’s 2023 Emerald Ball to benefit Ascension Sacred Heart Emerald Coast. Celebrating the 20th anniversary of Ascension Sacred Heart Emerald Coast, the event is Saturday, February 4 at 6 p.m. at the Hilton Sandestin Beach Resort Golf and Spa and is presented by Howard Group, Grand Boulevard, and Silver Sands Premium Outlets.

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  • The Friends of Chef Brannon Janca to Host Janca’s Jingle Bell Jamboree Dec. 17
    November 30, 20222.8 min

    A group of locals has come together to help Chef Brannon Janca, owner of Down Island Gulf Seafood Restaurant in Santa Rosa Beach, Florida. The holiday fundraiser, called Janca’s Jingle Bell Jamboree, will be held at Down Island on December 17, 2022 from 6-9PM and will include live music, a wine walkabout, local area chef demos, a large silent auction, a professional photo booth, and so much more.

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