IMPACT 100 to host grant workshop

Special to The Log

IMPACT 100 of Northwest Florida will hold a workshop for Okaloosa and Walton County nonprofit organizations interested in learning about and applying for a 2015 grant from 8:30-10:30 a.m. June 9 in the Fellowship Hall at Grace Lutheran Church in Destin. Although attendance is not required, potential grant applicants are encouraged to attend.

Three grants of $107,667 will be awarded by IMPACT 100 because 323 generous women in Okaloosa and Walton counties each donated $1,000.

Grant applications will be accepted for projects in one of five focus areas: Arts and Culture; Education; Environment, Recreation and Preservation; Family and Health and Wellness.

The 2015 Grant Application, along with guidelines and the review process, will be available May 18 at For other questions, email

Last year, IMPACT 100 awarded grants of $125,000 to Horizons of Okaloosa County and Shelter House.