Last Friday's Annual Installation and Awards Breakfast sponsored by Tammy's Journeys was a great celebration of the past year and some of our distinguished chamber members as well as an overview of the year to come.
If you missed it or want to relive it you have options!
Who says Santa doesn't exist? He just comes in different shapes and forms when we become adults. The proof is in the following gifts that were given to these
non-profits during the holidays. Congratulations!
P.A.W.S. Receives largest Cash Donation in its 63 yr History
A large cash donation from an anonymous donor will allow the Panhandle Animal Welfare Society to complete the first phase of its new complex on 745 Lovejoy Road N.W. The new complex will be on a 15 Acre parcel donated 6 years ago. READ MORE...
The Arc receives $20,000 Gift
The Emerald Coast Foundation (ECF) presentedThe Arc of the Emerald Coast with a check for $20,000! The donation from ECF will help The Arc continue its mission of empowering those with developmental disabilities to live meaningful lives here in our local community.
Okaloosa Public School Foundation receives $50,000 Grant
The Boeing Company presented a $50,000 grant to the foundation’s C.O.D.E. (Creative Online Developmental Education) initiative, which engages students in grades 3-5 to learn coding through hands-on play. READ MORE...
Chairman Ketchel and Public Safety Director Patrick Maddox discuss the Covid-19 Vaccine in this video. What does it all mean? Most importantly, what’s the vaccine status for Okaloosa County? Topics include: Vaccine Distribution Protocol and Okaloosa’s Distribution plan. Click on video/photo below.
For more information go to the Florida Health Department -Okaloosa County: CLICK HERE
The U.S. Small Business Administration, in consultation with the Treasury Department, announced on January 8, that the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) will re-open the week of January 11 for new borrowers and certain existing PPP borrowers.
This round of the PPP continues to prioritize millions of Americans employed by small businesses by authorizing up to $284 billion toward job retention and certain other expenses through March 31, 2021, and by allowing certain existing PPP borrowers to apply for a Second Draw PPP Loan. READ MORE...