We will be posting news about hurricane relief and ways to donate and help our neighbors in Panama City Mexico Beach and many other places to our east along the coast and inland areas. Please add any additional information you may have to this thread. Walton County DONATIONS AND DROP OFF SITES Below is a list of items needed: Cash is the best donation at this time Florida Disaster Fund: The Florida Disaster Fund is the State of Florida’s official private fund established to assist Florida’s communities as they respond to and recover during times of emergency or disaster. In partnership with the public sector, private sector and other non-governmental organizations, the Florida Disaster Fund supports response and recovery activities. To make a one time donation of $10, text the word DISASTER to 20222 and a one-time donation of $10.00 will be added to your mobile phone bill or deducted from your prepaid balance. To make a one time donation of $25, text the word DISASTER25 to 20222 and a one-time donation of $25.00 will be added to your mobile phone bill or deducted from your prepaid balance. Batteries Cleaning Supplies Paper Goods Hygiene items and Toiletries (diapers, wipes, pads, tampons, deodorant, toothpaste, toothbrushes, etc.) Walton County has three official drops off sites that are partnering together to collect donations. If you would like to donate hurricane relief items please drop them off during normal business hours at one of the following locations: DeFuniak Springs: Southern Choice Properties (917 US HWY 331 S, DeFuniak Springs, FL 32435), M-F 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. DeFuniak Springs: Matrix COC (37 State Highway 83), M-F 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Sat 8:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. Santa Rosa Beach: Walton Area Chamber Office (63 S. Centre Trail Santa Rosa Beach, FL 32459), M-F 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. The Salvation Army will be assisting with the collection and transportation efforts at these official drop off locations.