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Volunteer Event Opportunities

Volunteer Event Opportunities


38th Annual Toys 4 Tots Ride On The Emerald Coast:

Children in Crisis is seeking volunteers to come out and help at Sam’s Club, Sunday November 12, 2017 at 8:00a –

Volunteers will approach the participates and have them sign a release form, help take their toy donations and/or entry fee.











Join us Saturday, December 2nd from 6:30 pm to 10:30 pm for our Eat, Drink and be Merry Christmas Party Benefit.

Watervue & Vibe Productions have teamed up to host a charity event in honor of giving back to a local non-profit just in time for the season of giving! Proceeds from the event will be donated to Children in Crisis, a local non-profit that helps abused, neglected, fostered children right here in Okaloosa/Walton county (more information can be found in the link provided). We hope that with your help, our 1st annual Christmas Benefit will raise funds and awareness for this beautiful and selfless organization!

This special charity Christmas event is open to all. Tickets are $45 per person (plus a processing fee) or can be purchased by calling (740) 304 – 2413. And even though the proceeds benefit a great cause, our guests will enjoy an amazing Christmas Party to boot! Who said giving back had to be boring!! Each guests will receive:
a 4 hour Christmas event at the beautiful & breathtaking WaterVue at Brooks St.
hors d’oeuvres & dessert buffet provided by VIBE Productions
2 drink tickets to our Holiday Bar (with the option to purchase additional tickets)
Music & dancing all night long, courtesy of DJ Life Tunes
Raffle Drawing & Silent Auction including spectacular Christmas gifts such as a wine & cheese basket, gift certificates to local restaurants, spas, & more
Photo booth, 
Raffle prizes will be available so don’t forget to bring your cash. Raffle tickets will be available at the event for $5/ticket or 5 tickets for $20. Or bring in a toy for Toys to Tots to get a ticket in the raffle drawing (1 ticket per each toy brought in). SO GRAB YOUR GOOD CHEER AND COME TO THIS MERRY EVENT, YOU WON’T WANT TO MISS THIS!

Festival of Trees held annually in Grand Park, showcases uniquely decorated Christmas trees from twelve local, non-profits. The trees debut the Tuesday before Thanksgiving and remain in the park through Christmas for the public to enjoy and learn more about the missions of these organizations.

During the kick-off, Nov. 21 from 4-6PM., twelve local, non-profit organizations are competing to win cash prizes totaling $7,000, including Best of Show and People’s Choice. The People’s Choice winner will be voted on and announced along with Best of Show, Second and Third Place winners, at 6PM.

For the People’s Choice Award, cast your vote for your favorite charity tree at Grand Park between 4-6PM and the tree with the most votes will win.

This year’s Festival of Trees participating organizations are: Boys & Girls Clubs of The Emerald CoastChildren’s Volunteer Health Network, Inc.,Emerald Coast Children’s Advocacy CenterEmerald Coast Theatre CompanyFisher House of the Emerald CoastFriends of South Walton Sea TurtlesH.E.A.R.T. Animal Rescue Inc.Shelter HouseThe Arc of the Emerald CoastChildren in Crisis, Inc. FloridaThe Arc of Walton Countyand The Sonder Project.

Last year, HEART Animal Rescue won Best of Show and People’s Choice and took home $4,500. Emerald Coast Theatre Company won Second Place and $1,500, the $1,000 Third Place prize was split between ARC of Emerald Coast and Friends of South Walton Sea Turtles.

March 16, 2018 – 11th Annual Children in Crisis Charity Golf Tournament











Reserve Tasting & Live Auction – Saturday, April 28 | 1 PM 

The Reserve Tasting and Live Auction will be held under an air- conditioned tent at Sandestin Town Center’s North Lawn within Grand Boulevard. It will feature distinctive wines from internationally acclaimed vintners, poured and paired with cuisine created by a selection of the area’s top local restaurants. The Reserve Tasting is accompanied by a silent auction as well as an almost live auction featuring wine, autographed large format bottles, art and more. The event will culminate with a high-energy live auction, which includes rare and distinctive wines, spectacular trips and other incredible one-of-a-kind items.