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FORT WALTON BEACH, Fla. — June 11, 2018 — The White-Wilson Community Foundation is currently accepting grant applications for programs effecting health outcomes in the local area. The nonprofit is seeking community partnerships to help increase access to health care for underserved men, women and children in Okaloosa, Walton and Santa Rosa Counties.

Grant applications are available on the organization's website, The deadline to apply for funds is June 30, 2018. After that, the next deadline to apply will be December 31, 2018.

"Through generous supporters and the success of our fundraising events, we are continuing to give back to our community, " said WWCF Chair of the Board Kathy Houchins. "There are still many unmet health needs in our area, but through our community grant program, we hope to create partnerships that will change lives."

The White-Wilson Community Foundation is a 501(C)(3) organization established in 2012 and dedicated fostering partnerships that increase access to life-saving and life-changing health services for those who would otherwise go without. The group works to educate and raise awareness about the importance o f preventive care. For more information on the White-Wilson Community Foundation,visit

About the White-Wilson Community Foundation:
The White-Wilson Community Foundation was formed in 2012 to help improve health in Okaloosa, Walton and Santa Rosa counties through service and education. The Foundation believes it is important to educate the community on the importance of preventive health care and to support organizations and charities in the community that provide health services to individuals in need. For more information, please visit