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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.