Niceville Center Events

Eglin Air Force Base ALS Group Shares!!

Eglin Air Force Base ALS Group made a very generous donation to help combat hunger in our community.

Assurion Cares!!

The employees of Asurion made a generous donation of 862 pounds of food collected during the month of December. Asurion employee, Tara, organized and delivered their awesome gift.

Bluewater Bay Men’s Golf Association Shares!!

The Bluewater Bay Men’s Golf Association donated $585 to assist those in need. Shown are members Bob Boggs and Mike Boyer presenting the club’s check to Claire Jones.

The Lynn Family Cares!!

Every year, Tim Lynn and his granddaughters, Molly and Keely Lynn donate bicycles. They donated 3 this year, along with other toys.

The Elgin Armament Directorate Shares!!

Doris Willis and Jacki Moriarty collected donations from the Armament Directorate (JASSM), Eglin AFB. Presented $502 to 2nd VP Gloria Price.

NWFSC Baseball Team Cares!!

Thanks to the NWFSC Baseball Team for helping prepare our Christmas Store at Rosemont Baptist Church. These elves did a great job!!

Collegiate High School Shares!!

This group of gals represent the Collegiate High School: (L to R) Ally Keen, Natalie Harris and Abby Bradley. They collected almost 300 pounds of food to help others!

Eglin AFB Child Development Center Cares!!

The Child Development Center at Eglin AFB collected 930 pounds of food for families in need! What an awesome team! L to R: CDC staff Jennifer Valencia, Marcus King, Shananda Bond, Autumn Braxton.

Ruckel Middle School Shares!!

Our pantry volunteers were hopping as they processed 2,015 pounds of food donations collected by Ruckel Middle School. Way to go Ruckel Rams!!!

Beds4Kids Cares!!

Ginger Davis and Diane Freeman from Beds4Kids gave a very informative briefing to the Executive Board. Sharing and Caring looks forward to a collaborative effort to assist them with referrals, donations, and ongoing support.

Airman Leadership School Shares!!

Airman Leadership School collected 383 pounds of food to help me needs in our community! Shown L to R: SrA Cody Fulton; SrA Tim Schmidt; SrA Shawn Cigalotti; Patti Ferguson, Pantry Chairperson; and volunteer Misti Schneidewind.

Elead One Cares!!

Elead One in Bluewater donated 387 pounds of food for families in need. Thomas Harrell delivered their donation and is shown with S&C Treasurer Jennifer Boxen.

Rocky Bayou Christian School Shares!!

Rocky Bayou Christian School collected over 1,000 pounds of food the first week of October and will continue collecting food throughout the month. Pictured are Vice Principal Rachel Furlong and Principal Pamela Seeling.

Crosspoint Niceville Cares!!

Crosspoint Niceville delivered a generous donation of food to help restock our shelves. This past week we saw Irma evacuees in need of assistance so the timing was wonderful!

Emerald Coast Hospice Shares!!

The great folks at Emerald Coast Hospice made a generous donation of food and funds to help Sharing & Caring!

Twin Cities Women’s Club Cares!!

The Twin Cities Women’s Club donated $500 to the work of Sharing and Caring. We’re grateful to have them partner with us to meet needs in our community.

Zeta Phi Beta Sorority Shares!!

Many thanks to the members of Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc. who made a generous donation of school supplies to Sharing and Caring. Pictured left to right are Aleta Milton, S&C President, with sorority members Dorothy Robinson, Serita Winter and Julia Woodard.

Therese Baker Cares!!

Therese Baker recently held a LulaRoe fundraiser where she collected money and school supplies to help with our Tools For School project. Thank you Therese!

Twin Cities Hospital Cares!!

Twin Cities Hospital staff have been busy collecting school supplies! Jenni Brunson, Marketing Director, delivered the generous donation of supplies to Jim Rollins, Tools For School project chairman.

Christ Our Redeemer Catholic Church Shares!!

Our thanks to the parishioners at Christ Our Redeemer Catholic Church for the shopping cart full of school supplies! Shown are Tools For School coordinator Chris Rollins (L) and Tina-Marie Zermeno (R) from the church.

NASH FM105 Cares!!

Our thanks to Samantha from NASH FM105 for providing the music and helping us ‘Cram The Van’ on Saturday. Samantha is pictured with S&C volunteers Donna Quinn (L) and Sam Hays (R) collecting school supplies for area children.

Mark Le Shares!

Mark Le collected 116 pounds of food at his office to help fight hunger in our community. Thanks for taking the initiative Mark!

The Miller Family Shares!!

The Miller family collected food from their neighbors during their Fourth of July celebration in Lake Pippin. Thank you for caring about the needs of others during your holiday!

The 2017 CenturyLink Matching Challenge

Each year, CenturyLink hosts a food drive to raise funds and awareness for community food banks in their markets. They have identified nearly 150 food banks that serve the communities where their employees live and work and will include those agencies in their 2017 drive. Sharing and Caring is included in that list!

The CenturyLink Backpack Buddies Food Drive will take place June 5-16. This will be an online virtual food drive with a single website to process all monetary donations. The URL for the site is The Century Link Clarke M. Williams Foundation will match donations. Donors can visit the site, choose their beneficiary (Sharing & Caring) and make a financial donation via credit card or PayPal. Please note that the site will open June 5 and close at 10 p.m. Central on Friday, June 16.

Niceville Republican Women Federated Care!!

The Niceville Republican Women Federated collected much needed paper products for Sharing & Caring at their recent meeting. Shown with their donation are Libby Hill (L), First Vice President and Barbara Roberson (R), President.

Letter Carriers and volunteers from Niceville First Presbyterian Church Care!!

Many thanks to the hard working Letter Carriers and volunteers from Niceville First Presbyterian Church for making this year’s Letter Carriers Food Drive a success!

Exchange Club of Niceville Cares!!

Many thanks to the Exchange Club of Niceville for their generous donation of $500. Club President Paul D. McShane presented their check to S&C Treasurer Jennifer Boxen at a recent meeting.

Mark Your Calendars!!

Bluewater Fitness Cares!!

Nora Clements, owner-manager of Bluewater Fitness, and Claire Jones, Vice President of Niceville Sharing & Caring are jumping for joy with the friendly Kids Fun Run Dinosaur over the results of the recent Hunger Run. Nora (left) presented Sharing & Caring with a check for $3,500 from the proceeds of this year's race.

Christ Our Redeemer Catholic Church Shares!!

The children of clients at Sharing and Caring will enjoy lovely Easter baskets this year. The baskets and contents were donated and assembled by the generous parishioners of Christ Our Redeemer Catholic Church.

2017 Hunger Run!!

Join us for the 2017 Hunger Run & Kids Fun Run on April 8th and help support Sharing & Caring.

Okaloosa County Sheriff's Star Charities Care!!

Many thanks to the Okaloosa County Sheriff's Star Charities for their generous contribution of $1,100! Captain Michael Card, President, presented their check to S&C Vice President Claire Jones and volunteer Tamara Schroeder.

St Paul Lutheran Church Shares!

St Paul Lutheran Church recently donated $2,349 collected by members. Carole Langford, Evangelism Deacon (R), presented their check to S&C President Aleta Milton (L).

Girl Scout Troop 731 Care!

Girl Scout Troop 731 took a tour of Sharing & Caring this week. Members decided they can do something about hunger in our community and left with a plan to collect food items. We love to see this generation get the vision for taking positive action to make our world a better place!

The Gold Wing Road Riders Association Share!

The Gold Wing Road Riders Association delivered over 5,000 pounds of food to restock our shelves!!! Led by Danny and Becky Donaldson, the Sr. Chapter Directors of FL1-E2, these generous folks demonstrated their heart for those struggling with hunger.

Tim Lynn & Family Care!

Tim Lynn's grandaughters love to give to other children. Is it any wonder they have such sweet, giving hearts when they started shopping and sharing with others as little girls?! Thanks Tim and family for instilling generosity in the next generation and for your faithful support of Sharing & Caring.

Publix Donates!

The Niceville Publix filled this truck with 1,800 pounds of non-perishable food for Sharing & Caring! Many thanks to the employees and customers of Publix for helping meet food insecurity needs right here in Niceville-Valparaiso!

Bluewater Bay Men's Golf Association Gives!

Bluewater Bay Men's Golf Association recently presented Sharing & Caring with a check for $500 to assist with feeding families in our community. Tournament Director Steve Gardner (L) and member Arthur Jean presented the check to S&C Treasurer Jennifer Boxen.

Knights of Columbus at Holy Name of Jesus Catholic Church Share!!

Local children will not be cold this winter thanks to the Knights of Columbus at Holy Name of Jesus Catholic Church. Grand Knight Mark Williams delivered their generous contribution of children's coats to Sharing & Caring's president Aleta Milton.

Core Chiropractic Makes a Difference!!

Core Chiropractic patients and staff helped restock our shelves with their recent donation delivered by Shelley Jacks. Thank you Dr. Jacks for making a difference in our community!

96th CEG Dorm Management Fight Hunger!!

A BIG thank you to the 96th CEG Dorm Management for doing your part in the fight against hunger by holding a food drive. We're so grateful for the 624 pounds of food you delivered!

NWFSC Baseball Team Homerun!!

It took a lot of muscle to move furniture and prep for office painting and thankfully the NWFSC Baseball Team brought it! Our thanks to John Barr, Jarrett Montgomery, Brayson Smith, Breon Pooler, Cameron Sands and Eric Orze for your part in helping others by giving your time here.

Publix Make a Difference!!

Recognize these folks? These are our local Publix employees making a difference in their community by taking part in the United Way Day of Caring. Thank you Aslinn Slatter, Mitchell Kuhn, Holly Woods, Stephanie Siegel and Kelly Campbell for your hard work improving our offices!

Indyne Day of Great Service!!

Many thanks to the folks from Indyne who spent their recent Day Of Service trimming bushes, installing new wooden borders and other yard work around our building. We're grateful for their service to our community and for keeping us looking good!

NWFSC Staff Share!!

Deanna Simpson (left) delivered some much needed personal hygiene items collected at a recent Northwest Florida State College staff meeting. Thank you for making these necessities available to those who desperately need them!

The Birthday Joy of Sharlysse!!

See that smile? That's the smile of a young lady who knows the joy of helping others. Sharlysse asked for school supplies instead of birthday gifts this year so she could share them with children who need them. Thanks Sharlysse...and Happy Birthday!

Twin Cities Hospital Shares!!

Twin Cities Hospital donated 450 school supplies to support our Tools For School campaign! Shown with S&C President Aleta Milton are Jenny Brunson (L) and Noel Newton (R) from Twin Cities Hospital.


Help us put the right tools for success in the hands of every child in our community going back to school in August. Sharing & Caring is collecting school supplies during the month of July for those children whose families cannot afford them. If you know a child in this situation, have the parents contact us for information and to sign up before the end of the month. A list of supplies needed can be found here.

Crosspoint Vacation Bible School Shares & Cares!!

Crosspoint Vacation Bible School chose to support the Tools For School drive as their mission project for the week. We're grateful for their desire to make sure all the kids in their community start school with the supplies needed to succeed. Way to go Crosspoint Kids!

Twin Cities Woman's Club Share!

The Twin Cities Woman's Club has been a faithful supporter of Sharing and Caring. We're grateful for their continued generosity to help hurting families in our area. Club members (left to right) Virginia Peters, President Roxanne Anthony, and Gail Weaver presented a check for $500 to S&C Vice President Gloria Price this week.

Keller Williams RED Day

RED Day, which stands for Renew, Energize and Donate, is Keller Williams Realty's annual day of service. Sharing & Caring's building was fortunate to receive a much-needed facelift from the local Keller Williams employees during their recent RED Day. We are grateful for their commitment to serve in the community where they live and work.

2016 Letter Carriers’ Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive

Kudos to the hardworking letter carriers, volunteers from First Presbyterian Church Niceville, and many who gave time and food to stock the shelves this past Saturday. This drive is critical for feeding area needy during the summer months. Well done!

2nd Annual Hunger Run Supporting Sharing & Caring!!

Bluewater Fitness sponsored the 2nd Annual Hunger Run 5 K and Kids Fun Run on April 16. This great family event helped raise funds for Niceville Sharing and Caring. Many thanks to all the great sponsors, organizers and participants!

Eglin Airman Leadership School Shines!

We have amazing support from our military community. They spend many hours lending a hand, and generously donate food. Thanks go out this week to the Eglin Airman Leadership School for their big load of supplies!

Okaloosa County Extension Office Cares!

We never like to run out of peanut butter and thanks to the staff at the Okaloosa County Extension Office we won't have to worry about that for a while. Jennifer Bearden (L) and Laura Tiu (R) delivered 234 pounds of peanut butter to Sharing & Caring volunteer Don Tomaschko. Thank you!


The Niceville High School Jr. ROTC cadets worked hard to collect almost 600 pounds of food for Sharing & Caring. What an awesome bunch of students!

The Knights of Columbus Rule!!

The Knights of Columbus Council 7667 recently held their First Annual Niceville Father-Daughter Dance and collected 292 pounds of food at the event! Mitch McClaren (L) and daughters Morgan, Mariah and Macy (L to R) delivered the food to Sharing & Caring volunteer Marsha Thomas (R).

Niceville Urgent Care Donates!

Niceville Urgent Care is taking food donations at their location for the Hunger Run. Anyone who donates food will automatically be registered to win a one-month free gym membership at Bluewater Fitness plus a $100 Winn Dixie gift card. Mary Beth Blanchard, shown here, is their business manager.

Goldwind Chapter FL1E2 Donate Big!!

Goldwind Chapter FL1E2 (affiliated with the Gold Wing Road Riders Association) worked together to contribute over 2,000 pounds of food to stock our pantry! Thanks for being a faithful friend of Sharing and Caring and reaching out to the hungry in our community.

Susan & Megan McCool Care!

Mother-daughter team Sue and Megan McCool were on hand to help with holiday food distribution. Sharing and Caring has the best volunteers!

Shelley Weeks & Geometry Honor Students Give!

NHS teacher Shelley Weeks had a creative food drive---she told her Honors Geometry classes the price to put up a classroom Christmas tree was food for Sharing & Caring. You can see from their delivery, they got their tree! Left to right: Jacob Hohman, Emma Weeks and Shelley Weeks.

NWFSC EMS Program Rocks!

The EMS Programs at Northwest Florida State College collected toys for three families this year! Thank you for making Christmas merry and bright for others.

Tim Lynn Cares!

Tim Lynn is teaching his granddaughters the joy of giving. Each year they accompany him to select bikes, dolls and legos for children in need. Thanks Tim, for your generosity... and for raising up girls who find joy in helping others!

Beta Sigma Phi Share!

Members of Beta Sigma Phi generously donated food and funds to provide help and hope to others during the holidays. Thank you for joining with Sharing & Caring to transform lives in our community! Left to right: Marge Ballon, Mattie Williams and Doris Olig.

Schnitzel Lodge Rules!

Thank you Schnitzel Lodge for highlighting the needs of others at the recent Market Fair. Owners Dirk and Andrea Bosner raised awareness of the hungry in our community and made a contribution to help meet the needs.

Schnitzel Lodge Rules!

Thank you Schnitzel Lodge for highlighting the needs of others at the recent Market Fair. Owners Dirk and Andrea Bosner raised awareness of the hungry in our community and made a contribution to help meet the needs.

Knights of Columbus Care!!!

Cold weather is coming and there will be some warm and happy children with the coats donated by Knights of Columbus at Holy Name of Jesus Catholic Church. Stephen Zajac delivered the coats to S&C, shown here with President Aleta Milton.

Democratic Women's Club of Okaloosa County are Generous!!!

What a beautiful display of holiday generosity by the Democratic Women's Club of Okaloosa County... At their recent holiday dinner they raised $600 for Sharing and Caring! President Ellen Holt (center) presented the club's gift to S&C Treasurer Jennifer Boxen (left).

Thanks Troop 157!!!

The Boy Scout Oath states in part, "On my honor, I will do my best to do my duty to God and my country and obey the Scout Law; to help other people at all times…" Thanks Troop 157 for living this oath! The food you collected will "help other people" facing hunger.

Way To Go Ruckel Rams!!!

We love it when young people catch the vision for helping others. Ruckel Middle School and its staff warmed our hearts with their generous collection of 2,797 pounds of food for the hungry! Way to go Ruckel Rams!!!

Core Chiropractic is Great!

Many Americans believe that hunger is an issue that only plagues the "developing world." But volunteers see the faces of hunger every week in our office. Thanks to the generosity of folks like Dr. Dean Jacks we are able to meet the needs that walk in our door. Shelley Jacks (2nd from left) delivered over 200 pounds of food collected at Core Chiropractic!

One Hour Air Conditioning is Cool!!

One Hour Air Conditioning and Heating staff did their part to fight hunger in Niceville-Valparaiso. Thanks so much for partnering with us and caring about our community!

Grocery Outlet Delivers!

A big thank you to Manager Rick Webster of Grocery Outlet in Niceville and all the shoppers there who made this donation of 760 pounds of food! Look what happens when each of us do a little---it adds up to a whole lot of good!

Ladies Night Out Scores!!

Lisa Bellomy (left) delivered 410 pounds of food in addition to monetary donations collected at a recent Ladies Night Out! Many thanks---your creativity led to great good!

Stubbs Orthodontics Cares!!

Here are the results of Stubbs Orthodontics recent canned food drive and fundraiser. Thanks to all who participated! Many more families will now call the holidays "happy" because of your generosity.

Niceville High School Key Club Helps!!

The Niceville High School Key Club is serious about building a better community. Evan Etheridge delivered 358 pounds of food this week collected by the club members. The club motto includes ...combatting all forces which tend to undermine the community... and we know hunger certainly does undermine the strength of our community. Thanks Key Club!

Rocky Bayou Christian School Rules!

Thank you Rocky Bayou Christian School students, parents and staff for your generous support! During the month of October they collected over 4,000 pounds of food. Their gift will help feed many in our community who struggle to put food on the table each day.

Niceville Bealls Outlet Collection Station!

Bealls Outlet in Niceville has a 'Collection Station' in the store from now until December 29th so you can enjoy shopping and donate to Sharing & Caring at the same time. Thank you Bealls!

Stubbs Orthodontics Canned Food Drive & Fundraiser!!

Stubbs Orthodontics is holding a canned food drive and fundraiser for Sharing & Caring. Anyone may participate. Just take in a canned or non-perishable food item to their office and get one entry into their drawing for this awesome YETI prize package. Thank you Dr. Stubbs!

Mid-Bay Rotary Club Donates!

This is Bob Hoffman, President of the Mid-Bay Rotary Club presenting a $500 check to Gloria Price, VP of Sharing and Caring. We are grateful to the Rotarians for this gift which will have a direct impact on those facing hunger in our community!

Eglin Commissary has Generous Shoppers!

Generous shoppers at the Eglin Commissary purchased 190 bags of food to donate to Sharing and Caring recently. These $10 bags will go a long way to help feed the hungry families in our area. Thanks Rick for delivering this load!

2015 Sharing & Caring Volunteers Making the Difference!

Great effort by our volunteers to pack over 200 bags of donated school supplies! So grateful our children will be equipped to succeed this school year.

Niceville Library Rules!!

The Niceville Library is accepting canned and non-perishable food items equivalent in value to fines during the month of April. A big thank you to our hard working library staff for their help!

Way to go Niceville High School Key Club!

We love it when NHS Key Club students visit! They collect food throughout the school year to help others. Way to go Key Club!

Christ Our Redeemer Catholic Church Easter Baskets!

Volunteers Aimee and Mary sort Easter baskets given to benefit our clients by our friends at Christ Our Redeemer Catholic Church. Many thanks for bringing joy to our children!

Bay Belles Red Hat Society Cares!

What's not to love about the Bay Belles Red Hat Society? They get together every month for food and fun, and ALWAYS collect needed items for Sharing and Caring!

Niceville Exchange Club Mission Success!

The mission of the Niceville Exchange Club is "Exchange, inspiring communities to become better places to live." They demonstrated that mission with their recent gift to Sharing and Caring. President Bill Moomaw presented the check to Sharing and Caring President Aleta Milton during a recent meeting at Cafe Bienville. Thank you Niceville Exchange Club!