News & Updates

OGE Energy Corp. Foundation announces $855,000 in grants to 20 Oklahoma nonprofits

Thursday, October 22, 2020

The OGE Energy Corp. Foundation, Inc. today announced grant donations to 20 Oklahoma City nonprofit organizations, totaling $855,000. Considering these grants, the Foundation has now given over $11 million in scholarships, grants and donations in the last five years alone.

Wayne Kirby Joins Sage Sotheby’s International Realty As Director of Sales and Growth

Tuesday, October 20, 2020

Sage Sotheby’s International Realty announces the appointment of Wayne Kirby as the new Director of Sales and Growth for their Oklahoma City area operations. 

Oklahoma energy industry partners with education sector to develop energy’s next generation workforce

Monday, October 19, 2020

The Oklahoma Energy Workforce Consortium (OEWC) is launching a new energy career cluster to promote the benefits of pursuing careers in energy. Energy is the highest-paying industry in the state, averaging more than $100,000 annually. 

Dorada Foods in Ponca City Now Hiring for 100 Full-Time Positions

Friday, October 16, 2020

Dorada Foods in Ponca City is preparing to hire 100 new associates as global production demands increase. The full-time openings will provide prospective associates with competitive benefits such as healthcare, dental and vision, 401K options, paid time off and possible advancement opportunities within the company.

Paycom Employees Give $10,000 to Central Oklahoma Habitat for Humanity

Friday, October 16, 2020

Paycom Software, Inc., (NYSE:PAYC), a leading provider of comprehensive, cloud-based human capital management software, donated $10,000 to Central Oklahoma Habitat for Humanity to support its Critical Home Repair program, which helps low-income families ensure their houses are safe to live in.

OG&E completes two solar energy farms in southeast Oklahoma

Wednesday, October 14, 2020

OG&E, the electric utility subsidiary of OGE Energy Corp.  (NYSE: OGE), today announced that it has completed construction of two 5 MW solar energy farms in southeast Oklahoma. Both centers are operating at full capacity. 

Under the Big Top: Feed the Children and MidFirst Bank Partner to Bring Outdoor School Supply Shopping to Oklahoma Teachers

Monday, October 5, 2020

Feed the Children, a leading anti-hunger organization with its corporate headquarters in Oklahoma City, partnered with MidFirst Bank to provide a unique shopping experience for representatives from nearly 200 Oklahoma school districts during the grand re-opening of its Teacher Store Sat., Oct. 3. Observing safe social distancing practices, a limited number of representatives from the participating school districts shopped under a large, open-air tent for free school supplies that will help make the school year a little easier. This Saturday event was especially helpful for teachers in rural communities who are unable to shop during the week. With equipment regularly sanitized throughout the event, patrons were able to shop safely while wearing masks and accessing the hand sanitizer stations placed throughout the tent.

Feed the Children Tops Independent Food Bank Revenue List

Wednesday, September 30, 2020

Feed the Children tops the list of the nation’s largest independent food banks with revenue of $288 million in the first of what is expected to be an annual ranking by Food Bank News. The data is for Fiscal Year 2019.

Feed the Children in Oklahoma City, Okla., is the only food bank on the Top 10 list to operate in all 50 states, as well as the District of Columbia. It also serves people in 10 countries.