Inasmuch Foundation and Ethics and Excellence in Journalism Foundation announce combined $2 million grant for disaster relief

OKLAHOMA CITY - Inasmuch Foundation and Ethics and Excellence in Journalism Foundation announced today a combined grant of $2 million to United Way of Central Oklahoma to support tornado relief and recovery efforts in Oklahoma. “We want to express our deep sorrow for the victims and their families devastated by the May tornadoes,” said Bob Ross, president and CEO of both foundations. “We hope our gift to the United Way’s Disaster Relief Fund will encourage other corporations, foundations and individuals to contribute to the United Way.” “During her lifetime, our founder…

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Inasmuch Foundation announces $3.14 million in grants

OKLAHOMA CITY - Inasmuch Foundation announced today the distribution of $3.14 million in grants to 33 organizations serving Oklahoma communities. Edith Kinney Gaylord founded Inasmuch Foundation in 1982 to support charitable, scientific and educational causes that enhance the progress and quality of life for Oklahomans. Today, the foundation is committed to carrying on the interests of its late founder by supporting education, health and human services, and community enhancement. “We are honored to partner with a very diversified mix of grantees focusing on areas such as pre-kindergarten, homelessness, incarceration and…

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Inasmuch Foundation announces $148,234 in awards

OKLAHOMA CITY - Inasmuch Foundation announced today the distribution of $148,234 in grants to 17 organizations serving Colorado Springs. Edith Kinney Gaylord founded Inasmuch Foundation in 1982 to support charitable, scientific and educational causes that enhance the progress and quality of life for Oklahomans. Today, the foundation is committed to carrying on the interests of its late founder by supporting education, health and human services, and community enhancement. “We are honored to partner with a very diversified mix of grantees focusing on areas such as homelessness, chamber music, the environment…

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Seven inducted into Oklahoma Hall of Fame 

Seven leaders in business, medicine, law, sports and philanthropy were enshrined in the Oklahoma Hall of Fame on Thursday. By Ken Raymond | Published: November 16, 2012 Oklahoman NEWSOK.COM TULSA —Seven distinguished Oklahomans were inducted into the state Hall of Fame on Thursday at the Renaissance Tulsa Hotel & Convention Center. Inclusion in the hall is the highest honor bestowed on residents by the state. New members are businessman Stan Clark, Olympic gymnast Bart Conner, journalist Edith Kinney Gaylord, energy executive Tom L. Ward, philanthropist Suzanne Warren, jurist Lee R.…

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