News & Updates

Chamber, City, OCCHD launch 'Mask Up OKC' campaign

Monday, August 24, 2020

MASK UP OKC CAMPAIGN URGES COMMUNITY TO FOLLOW PUBLIC HEALTH GUIDELINES TO KEEP CITY OPEN MASK UP OKC - it’s for you, it’s for me, it’s for OKC The City of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma City-County Health Department (OCCHD), and the Greater Oklahoma City Chamber launched a campaign today urging the community to follow public health guidelines

Paycom CEO, Chad Richison, Makes Multi-Million Dollar Donation to American Cancer Society’s New Hope Lodge in Oklahoma

Wednesday, August 19, 2020

The American Cancer Society of Oklahoma (ACS) is one step closer to groundbreaking on a new Hope Lodge, thanks to a generous $5 million donation from Chad Richison, founder and CEO at Paycom.

First Physicians Capital Group Donates Chromebooks, Computers and PPE to Woodland Public Schools

Wednesday, August 19, 2020

First Physicians Capital Group donated over $60,000 in Chromebooks, computers, thermometers and face coverings for students and staff in Fairfax.

START Coalition to test effectiveness of UV lighting to combat coronavirus

Monday, August 17, 2020

Researchers from the START Coalition continue to ramp up their efforts to find alternative ways to fight COVID-19 and make public places safer as people return to work. Stephen Prescott, M.D., president of the Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation (OMRF), is leading a team of experts from across the United States studying how to better create COVID-safe

Paycom Employees Give Over $16,500 to Project AWARE

Tuesday, August 11, 2020

Paycom Software, Inc. a leading provider of comprehensive, cloud-based human capital management software, donated over $16,500 to Project AWARE to support shark and ray conservation, marine debris solutions and ocean protection.

Open signs are glowing at OKC restaurants

Tuesday, August 11, 2020

Whether you’ve been craving queso from Barrio’s or oysters from Pearl’s, many Chamber member restaurants have their dining rooms open. Of course, you are required to wear a mask when you go into the restaurant, though you can remove it once you’re seated. If being in public still makes you uncomfortable, several restaurants are

'AudaCity' podcast: Mask Up OKC, supporting local biz, good news, the '90s, more

Friday, August 7, 2020

We’re back in person (albeit outside and safely distanced from one another)! We talk being back in the office, how much is too much when it comes to mask coordination, our Mask Up OKC campaign, supporting local businesses and some good experiences we’ve had at local shops lately, our educational environment and what districts are doing (and how

Oklahoma City architecture and engineering firm creates time capsule to mark 2020 milestones, experiences

Thursday, August 6, 2020

Employees at FSB, Oklahoma City’s largest architecture and engineering firm, are taking stock of the year 2020 by creating a time capsule that will be opened again in 2045, the firm’s 100-year anniversary. Each of FSB’s more than 160 employees had the opportunity to submit something, and the capsule’s contents include mementos and symbols of life and work during the year 2020. FSB sealed the capsule on Aug. 3, 2020, the 75-year anniversary of the firm’s founding.