Days of Caring: August 28

To kick off three community-wide Days of Caring, partners across Green Country are hosting food and blood drives and opportunities for civic engagement on August 28 from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Nearly 1 in 3 Oklahoma children will lack access to adequate food this year, according to Feeding America. Let's show how we care for our friends and neighbors in need!

View & Download Food Drive Flyer

most needed foods

  • Canned fruit
  • Peanut butter
  • Meal kits
  • Canned protein

Food Drop-off Locations

There are 15 convenient drop-off locations across Green Country. You don't even have to leave your car! Volunteers will be masked and using social distancing precautionsView guidelines for dropping off donations.

Spirit Bank Bristow* 601 N Main St Bristow
Broken Arrow Neighbors* 315 W College St Broken Arrow
First Oklahoma Bank 100 S Riverfront Dr Jenks
Mabrey Bank Okmulgee* 201 E 8th St  Okmulgee 
Owasso Family YMCA* 8300 N Owasso Expressway  Owasso 
Goodwill  2800 Southwest Blvd  Tulsa 
Hilti  5400 S 122nd E Ave Tulsa 
Jim Norton Toyota 9808 S Memorial Dr  Tulsa 
Mabee Red Shield Boys & Girls Club  1231 N Harvard ave  Tulsa 
River Spirit Casino 8330 Riverside Pkwy Tulsa
Tulsa Area United Way  1430 S Boulder Ave  Tulsa 
YWCA 1910 S Lewis Ave Tulsa 
Sand Springs Community Services*  114 W 4th St  Sand Springs 
Caring Community Friends* 12 W Burnham Ave  Sapulpa 

Wagoner Area Neighbors*
Open 8 a.m. to 12 p.m.

100 NE 8th St  Wagoner 

*All donations benefit Community Food Bank of Eastern Oklahoma unless indicated above. Donations provide a direct and immediate impact in each community. Additional beneficiaries include:

  • Bristow Social Services
  • Broken Arrow Neighbors
  • Okmulgee County Homeless Shelter, Inc. 
  • Okmulgee County Family Resource Center
  • Owasso Community Resources
  • Sand Springs Community Resources
  • Wagoner Area Neighbors
 

Blood donation sites

Our partner agency, Girl Scouts of Eastern Oklahoma, is providing free Girl Scout Cookies to blood donors!

9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Daily Family YMCA

Register with Oklahoma Blood Institute
(OBI)

7910 E. 134th St. S. Bixby

R.C Dickenson Family YMCA

Register with OBI

8501 S. Garnet Rd. Broken Arrow

Owasso Family YMCA

Register with OBI

8300 N Owasso Expressway  Owasso 

W.L. Hutcherson Family YMCA

Register with OBI

1120 Pine St.   Tulsa

YMCA - Downtown

Register with OBI

418 S. Main St.  Tulsa

Tulsa Area United Way

Register with Red Cross

1430 S Boulder Ave  Tulsa 

How can my organization get involved?

More donations on the August 28 Day of Caring means more help directly to our neighbors and community. If you want to get your organization's employees involved, here's how you can do so:

  • Encourage employees to donate food at one of the 15 sites
  • Share details by including this webpage and the food drive flyer
  • Encourage employees to register to give blood at one of the available sites
  • Notify employees that they will receive important information on civic engagement

If you would like to have your organization recognized for your involvement in the August 28 Day of Caring, please encourage your employees to share your organization's name when they drop off their food donations. Volunteers will record this information so we can recognize all participating organizations.


Upcoming Events

Days of Caring - Food Assistance, Blood Donation and Civic Engagement

Days of Caring - Career and Job Readiness

Agency Tour of Caring Community Friends

Days of Caring - Urgent Agency Projects

Agency Tour of the Center for Individuals with Physical Challenges

Click here for a
full listing of events

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