Sandestin women achieve fundraising goal for non-profits

SANDESTIN, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) - A group of women reached their fundraising goal for non-profits in Walton and Okaloosa Counties.

Together, the Sandestin women from Impact 100 of Northwest Florida raised $100,000.

Since the organization started in 2012, Members have given $1.7 million to local groups.

Their goal is to encourage women to become philanthropists and leaders so they can make a positive change in their community.

They have 400 members now and hope to reach 500 members this year. If they do, five non-profits will receive a $100,000 grant.