Accepting School Supply Donations - Recycled Treasures The Foundation is seeking school supply donations for our Teachers Warehouse throughout the year. Since its inception in 2008, Teachers Warehouse has provided more than $1 million in school supplies to classrooms in Oklahoma City Public Schools. All supplies are donated from generous community members, and our warehouse is staffed with wonderful individual... Read more »
Foundation seeks applicants for President/CEO - The Foundation for Oklahoma City Public Schools is seeking applicants for the position of President and CEO. The board of directors is looking for an individual with significant and proven leadership skills with a minimum of five years in senior management positions. Nonprofit experience and a master’s degree is preferred. See the job description below... Read more »
Foundation Names Valuable Volunteers - The Foundation for Oklahoma City Public Schools has named six people who have volunteered thousands of hours in Oklahoma City Public Schools as its 2013-2014 Valuable Volunteers. Winners are nominated in the fall, and a committee chooses up to six winners each spring. The volunteer is honored at a school assembly and recognized in The Foundation’s annual Stars of Education publication. Each winner’s school receives $500. The Valuable Volunteer selection is part of The Foundation’s annual Stars of Education program, which also highlights outstanding teachers, support staff and community partners. Devon Energy, Chesapeake Energy Corp., Cox Communications and SONIC, America’s Drive-In, served as presenting sponsors for this year’s Stars of Education program.