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OKG Newsletter


Topic: foundation

Something wild

In the aftermath of May’s tornadoes, wildlife experts have seen a rise in displaced animals needing medical care.


News

Gina A. Dabney
In the wake of May’s devastating tornadoes, a nonprofit in Noble that takes care of wild animals has seen a sharp influx of wildlife.
 
Wednesday, July 17, 2013

Informed and engaged

Foundation offers much-needed hand-up to city’s most desperate students and families.


News

Mark Beutler
More than 17,000 students in Oklahoma City Public Schools live in households making $11,000 a year or less. It’s a sobering statistic, one the Oklahoma City Public Schools Foundation is trying to change.
 
Wednesday, September 11, 2013

Bright future

Bethany Improvement Foundation members hope a billboard museum would spur tourism.


News

Dawn Watson
At one time, billboards told stories. Now, a group in Bethany is working to capture those stories, along with the nostalgia of Route 66, and share them through a billboard museum.
 
Wednesday, September 18, 2013

I love this par

The best in women’s collegiate golf come together to tee up for the Toby Keith Foundation.


Sports

Louis Fowler
Moore-raised country music mainstay Toby Keith might be singing the praises of red Solo cups as of late, but his wife, Tricia Covel, can’t keep herself off the green.
 
Wednesday, October 2, 2013

Russell Westbrook of the Thunder hosts Why Not? Bowl


Sports

Jennifer Chancellor
National Basketball Association star Russell Westbrook will join Oklahoma City Thunder players, coaches and celebrity VIPs at his annual Why Not? Bowl on Monday.
 
Friday, March 28, 2014

Flaming Lips' Beatles covers album sales benefit local animal charity.


Music

Jennifer Chancellor
The Flaming Lips' reinterpretation of The Beatles' classic album Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band doesn't yet have a release date.
 
Wednesday, May 7, 2014

Birthday wish

A birthday donation gives a day of joy to children with life-threatening illnesses.


Features

Alissa Lindsey
Make-A-Wish Oklahoma will grant about 10 additional wishes this summer thanks to a $50,000 donation by the Cresap Family Foundation in honor of Trustee John Cresap’s upcoming 50th birthday.
 
Wednesday, July 23, 2014
 
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