Make a child’s Christmas brighter with Santa Patrol and Angel Tree programs

November 2, 2018

Make Christmas a little brighter for a child in need. South Walton Fire District and the Walton County Sheriff’s Office are both hosting toy drives.

South Walton Fire District Angel Tree:

South Walton Fire District is once again sponsoring the Caring and Sharing Angel Tree.

Each holiday season the “Angel Tree” is filled with names of children throughout Walton County that otherwise may not receive Christmas gifts without your assistance.

“Angels” will be available for from 9 a.m- 4 p.m. at Station 3/Headquarters, 911 North County Highway 393, Santa Rosa Beach. Gifts may be returned to Station 3/Headquarters no later than December 4.

For more information or to schedule a special time to select an angel name, please contact Robbie Lund, Administrative Assistant at Station 3/Headquarters, 850-267-1298, via email at or visit their website at

Walton County Sheriff’s Office Santa Patrol Toy Drive:

Walton County Sheriff’s Office will be collecting new toys and gifts for ages 0 – 17 through Dec. 7. Those wishing to donate can do so at the following locations Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. – 5p.m. with the exception of holidays:

Emerald Coast Children’s Advocacy Center
Walton County Sheriff’s Office
Walton County Fire Rescue

Toys will be distributed to those identified by School Resource Deputies attending Walton County Schools who are in need.