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Snowflake Gala 2015

More than 600 donors and volunteers will join the United Way of Central Oklahoma at the Snowflake Gala on Thursday, January 22nd to celebrate the results of the 2014 fundraising campaign and to honor some of our community’s most outstanding volunteers. The 13th Annual Snowflake Gala will be held at the National Cowboy and Western Heritage Museum at 7:00 p.m.


United Way of Central Oklahoma will honor three outstanding community leaders who model exceptional integrity, dedication, generosity and passion with the organization’s three most prestigious volunteer awards at its annual Snowflake Gala on Thursday evening, January 22 at the National Cowboy and Western Heritage Museum.


Joanie Raff

One of United Way of Central Oklahoma Volunteer Center’s mentors and tutors, Joanie Raff, was recognized at the Oklahoma Mentor Day at the Capital on Thursday, January 15.


Every year thousands of central Oklahomans are in need of help from one of our partner agencies. From feeding the hungry to giving every child a chance to succeed to freeing people from addictions, there are many ways lives can be changed through your year-end gift.


Thanks to a generous United Way supporter, and just in time for the holidays, you have a chance to bid on an autographed jersey worn by Kevin Durant during our Silent Auction!                 


Encouraging the love of reading can certainly have a positive effect on young kids. That’s why United Way of Central Oklahoma provided a literacy event today at Kaiser Elementary School and Hayes Elementary School in Oklahoma City as part of the Successful Kids initiative.


We have a day for giving thanks. We have two for getting deals. Now, we have #GivingTuesday, a global day dedicated to giving back. On Tuesday, December 2, 2014, charities, families, businesses, community centers, and students around the world will come together for one common purpose: to celebrate generosity and to give.


“Every year, thousands of generous donors respond to the needs of our community through their support of this fundraising effort,” said Debby Hampton, President and CEO, United Way of Central Oklahoma.

Hear from this year's Campaign Chair Carl Edwards  


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Pancake Breakfast, 2014 Campaign Goal Reveal, and Movie Night
United Way of Central Oklahoma kicks off the annual 2014 United Way Campaign at 7:30 a.m. on Friday, September 5, 2014 with the annual pancake breakfast and family movie night on the baseball field at 7:30 p.m., at the Chickasaw Bricktown Ballpark.