Archive for December, 2015

Memorial High School, Food Bank Team Up To Help Kids Learn, Give Back : December 16, 2015

BY: ERIN CONRAD, NEWS ON 6 Click here to read this story on News on 6. The special education department at Memorial High School has teamed up with a local food bank to help kids learn and give back. The program helps kids in the special education department learn life and job skills, but it also helps feed kids at home. Like many classes at the end of the semester, Memorial students enjoyed their holiday luncheon Wednesday; but instead of…

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Companywide Giving Resonates During the Holidays : December 13, 2015

Companywide Giving Resonates During the Holidays  Tulsa World, Colleen Almeida Smith, Dec 13, 2015 As Christmas approaches, many companies are celebrating the season by keeping the focus on giving. According to a survey released in November by the Society of Human Resource Management, 30 percent of respondents said no holiday parties were planned at their companies in 2015, an increase of 13 percent since 2012. But more than 82 percent said they would participate in charitable giving through work this…

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Child Nutrition Reauthorization Social Media : December 9, 2015

Action Alert: Child Nutrition Reauthorization Social Media   Time is running out for Congress to pass Child Nutrition Reauthorization before the end of this year. This legislation covers critical child nutrition programs like the National School Breakfast Program, the National School Lunch Program, WIC, and the Summer Food Service Program.  Join us in calling on our Representatives in Congress to take immediate action on Child Nutrition Reauthorization. Simply post one of the messages below, or write your own using the #CNR15OK…

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House Sale Equals 140,000 Meals for Community Food Bank of Eastern Oklahoma : December 2, 2015

House Sale Equals 140,000 Meals for Community Food Bank of Eastern Oklahoma Tulsa World, Tulsa Business and Legal News, Ralph Schaefer, 12/2/15 Ryan Walker had to take a look before accepting a free house. There had to be a catch. An affirmative answer meant the house would be donated to the Community Food Bank of Eastern Oklahoma by Wells Fargo as part of their community and urban stabilization program. Walker, chief operating officer, took one look and was ready to…

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