Howard Group Stewardship in Northwest Florida Community

Howard Group is a local company that believes in playing an active role in its community and is committed to funding private/public projects and sponsoring nonprofit groups. This dedication to improving the overall quality of life for people on the Gulf Coast is a philosophy that begins at the top, with president/CEO, Keith Howard, who gives his time to a variety of community groups and works to improve and sustain Northwest Florida’s beautiful Gulf Coast.

As a company, Howard Group supports responsible growth and leads by example as to how the actions of companies and individuals impact a community over the long term. Howard Group has given nearly $1.5 million over the last 15 years to a variety of local nonprofit groups that foster growth and progress in Northwest Florida communities.


Commitment to responsible development funded by Howard Group:

  • Harbor Redevelopement Plan
  • Scenic Corridor Association
  • Burying County Power Lines
  • Scenic Highway Designation
  • Beautification Landscape Median Project
  • Easing HWY 98 traffic flow
  • Beaches of South Walton’s Tourist Development Council Guest Services Kiosk


Dedication to community with charitable donations made by Howard Group:

  • Eden State Garden
  • Sacred Heart Hospital on the Emerald Coast
  • Cultural Arts Association
  • Mattie Kelly Foundation
  • Children In Crisis
  • Junior League
  • Boeing Charity Golf Championship
  • Multiple Area Schools
  • Chambers of Commerce
  • Camel Club
  • Sinfonia Gulf Coast
  • Walton County’s Coastal Branch Library
  • Children’s Advocacy Center
  • Habitat for Humanity
  • Seaside Neighborhood School Half Marathon and 5K Run
  • Northwest Florida State College
  • American Cancer Society
  • South Walton Community Council
  • Vision 2000
  • Coastal Vision 3000

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