Biscuit Acres

They work hard for you, after all -- guarding your house from squirrels, retrieving balls, enduring the affection of small children or just being there to cheer you up after a bad day. For most dogs there’s no such thing as a weekend getaway to escape from it all. But Biscuit Acres in south Tulsa is the next best thing.…

A Place of Hope

Tulsa is a wonderful place to grow up, but one out of 15 children are faced with abuse and neglect. The good people at the Child Abuse Network (CAN), led by Interim Executive Director Rose Turner, bring hope and intervention services to those children and their families. The organization was created to centralize services including forensic interviews, medical care and…

Dentistry from the Heart

Serving those in need is the mission of Dr. Mark Davis of Perfect Smile in Tulsa. As a member of the national non-profit organization Dentistry from the Heart, Davis sets aside a day to perform free dental work for adults 18 years of age and older. Dentistry from the Heart is comprised of thousands of member dentists across the country…

6th Annual Oysters & Ale

Hospice of Green Country is the area’s only United Way supported, multi-cultural, multi-faith, non-profit hospice with its headquarters in Tulsa. In a 50-mile radius around Tulsa, it serves the counties of Creek, Mayes, Nowata, Okmulgee, Osage, Pawnee, Rogers, Tulsa, Wagoner, and southern Washington. Hospice of Green Country is the only hospice in the Tulsa area with staff committed to providing…

Celebrating 20 years of Western Days

This year, Saint Simeon’s Senior Community celebrates 20 years of a fundraiser that has become a tradition for many Tulsa families: Western Days. Over the past two decades, this Western-themed event has raised funds for several special projects, such as memory center renovations and a new physical therapy room, and has supported the operations of Saint Simeon’s, including helping to…

Painting Memories

The Alzheimer’s Association® Oklahoma Chapter and Philbrook are celebrating The Longest Day® with an art event for the second year in a row. The Longest Day is a team event to raise funds and awareness for the Alzheimer’s Association. Held annually on (or near) summer solstice, the all-day event symbolizes the challenging journey of those living with the disease and…

A Weekend Fit for a King

For more information on the event and The Center, please visit TulsaCenterPoloClassic.org 
or call 918.584.8607. The Center Polo Classic, like the organization it supports, is a unique fundraising event bringing something new to the Tulsa philanthropic community. The Center for Individuals with Physical Challenges started the event four years ago and its growth is testament to the event experience and…

Oysters and Ale

Freshly shucked oysters, nestled in beds of ice as far as the eye can see – 3,000 of them, paired beautifully with finely crafted beer or ale from Oklahoma breweries – this is the simple concept of Hospice of Green Country’s 5th Annual Oysters & Ale held in partnership with Executive Chef Tim Richards of Doc’s Wine and Food. This…

Kingston Trio to Perform ‘A Tribute to Woody Guthrie’

The Kingston Trio, the American folk and pop music group that launched the folk revival of the late ‘50s, will present “A Tribute to Woody Guthrie” at the historic Will Rogers High School Auditorium, 3909 E. 5th Place, on Tuesday, Feb. 16, at 7 p.m., benefiting the students. Woodrow Wilson Guthrie, born in Okemah, Oklahoma, in 1912, was an American…

Remodeled Tulsa Tour Gives Back In A Big Way

The Home Builders Association of Greater Tulsa presented Lindsey House, a transitional living center, with a check for $67,000 to assist in the purchase and installation of 124 new windows. This is the second installment of a $100,000 pledge to help rehabilitate this building and improve its energy efficiency. Lindsey House is located in a 1920s vintage apartment building in…

Fighting Hunger, Feeding Hope

With the holiday season approaching, most families turn their thoughts to those of joy and gratitude. For those of us at the Community Food Bank of Eastern Oklahoma, we too remain grateful for the generous support of our financial donors and volunteers who help us fulfill our goal of providing food with dignity for all Eastern Oklahomans.