Okaloosa Community Foundation, Inc.

"Connecting Passion with Purpose"


About us:

          Okaloosa Community Foundation was established in 2010 as a philanthropic organization to aid and enable charitable giving to meaningful projects and causes within Okaloosa County, Florida and the surrounding areas which serve to improve the community and quality of life there.  In general, donations and endowments gifted from individuals and/or businesses are managed in such a manner to optimize the impact and provide sustainable investments for the betterment of the local community. The Foundation is presently in its organizational phase - developing bylaws, defining an effective  management structure and establishing specific operational guidelines. 


Our values:

          Respect         We respect the inherent worth and dignity of every person.

          Integrity        We honor our commitments with integrity and responsive action.

          Stewardship  We mindfully manage and administer the resources entrusted to us.

          Excellence     We strive for excellence in all that we do.


We fulfill our mission by:


Current Projects & Programs:


The Crestview High School Alumni Scholarship Program.   This is a $1000 scholarship to be awarded to a graduating senior at Crestview High School.  The information packet and application may be downloaded by clicking HERE.  The deadline for submitting applications is Mar 1 for the following academic year.


The 2011 recipient is Brittany A. Martinez.  Congratulations, and best wishes in your academic pursuits!



          You can easily make contributions to OCFI or the CHS Scholarship fund by mailing a check to 1114 E. John Sims Pkwy #212 Niceville, FL 32578.  We also accept PayPal and Credit Card donations, simply follow the link below.  For non-cash contributions such as stock, bonds and real estate, please contact us directly.  Thank you for your support.  


If you would like more information about Okaloosa Community Foundation, or would like to become involved, please contact us by email:  mncurrie@ocfi.org or by mail: Okaloosa Community Foundation, Inc.  1114 John Sims Pkwy E #212 Niceville, FL   32578

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