This time of year, residents of our apartments for rent in Tulsa are often struck with the “holiday spirit” and inspired to do more for their Tulsa community. Now is a great time to follow that inspiration and learn more about local nonprofit organizations that you can support in the coming year! Whether you want to make a donation, volunteer, or just help spread the word about a worthy cause, these nonprofits near our Tulsa apartments can help you direct your efforts and do some good.
Iron Gate’s mission is to feed the hungry of Tulsa every day. This soup kitchen and grocery pantry is located in downtown Tulsa and open to all those experiencing hunger and food insecurity. You can get involved by volunteering, donating, or sponsoring an event. They also have a newsletter and Instagram and Facebook accounts where you can keep up with their initiatives.
Tulsa Day Center provides services to 300-400 clients every day who are experiencing homelessness. Their services include legal aid, medical services, housing resources, and general support such as shelter, food, clothing, and hygiene. You can get involved by donating money or in-demand goods, volunteering, or attending a charitable event. You can also follow them on Twitter and Facebook.
New Hope Oklahoma’s mission is to “break the cycle of generational incarceration through life-affirming programs that lift youth and families out of isolation and fear and into possibility and hope.” With the help of donations, grants, and volunteers, they provide after-school programs, summer camps, community events, and coordinate visits for children of incarcerated parents. You can donate, become a trained volunteer, become a community partner, and follow them on Instagram and Facebook.
If mental health, suicide prevention, and advocacy for those experiencing mental illness are near to your heart, Mental Health Association Oklahoma is well worth checking out. Their services include support groups, housing support, employment support, and suicide prevention training in order to positively impact the lives of Oklahomans experiencing mental health challenges and illness. You can get involved by volunteering, attending a training, donating, or checking out their advocacy resources.
With climate change top of mind right now, maybe nature conservancy is your cause of choice. If so, The Nature Conservancy in Oklahoma is a great place to get involved. They help conserve biodiversity and a thriving natural environment for future generations of Oklahomans. You can get involved by signing up for their newsletter, making a donation, volunteering, attending an event, using their handy carbon footprint calculator, or following one of their active social accounts: Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, or even LinkedIn.
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