Four day school week creates hunger issue

KTUL 3/14/2016 BY Kimberley  Jackson    Click here to view this story on KTUL  Many schools are considering four-day school weeks to save money, during the budget shortfall from the State of Oklahoma. But as schools shorten their weeks, there is concern that students may go hungry that extra off...

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Tulsa food bank chosen as site for national conference

By JESSICA RODRIGO | World Scene Writer   04/05/2016 Click here to read this story via the Tulsa World. Chefs who head community food banks will visit Tulsa to share ideas and discuss challenges Thursday and Friday during a national conference. This year, the Community Food Bank of Eastern Oklahoma and the...

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KOTV News on 6 Volunteers

In March, the staff at KOTV News on 6 packed cases, onsite at their studio, for the Food for Kids Backpack Program. Griffin Communications has championed the Food for Kids programs in many ways over the years. Kim Petersen, marketing services coordinator, sent Cathy Elliott, our children’s program manager, a note...

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April Fools Pop-Tart Prank Ends With Tulsa Food Bank Donation

From Newson6 staff writers. Click here to read this story via Newson6. April Fools’ Day pranks normally end in laughter and threats to get even, but one in Tulsa resulted in charity. It started with an ad on Craigslist but it ended with the victim deciding to turn the tables on...

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