Links Mentioned On News On 6 For The Week Of 12-23-19


Monday, December 23rd 2019, 1:01 pm
By: News On 6


 

Fetch Fido A Flight

Fetch Fido A Flight is an animal rescue group that takes animals from overcrowded shelters to states where there is a demand for dogs. 

Fetch Fido a Flight is a 501(C)(3) non-profit, and each flight is funded through donations. Click here for more information on donating.

 

Brightspot Mobile Family Services

A small non-profit helps families in need. If you want to donate, here is a link to find out what they need to help those families.

Brightspot Mobile Family Services

 

MEND: Mommies Enduring Neonatal Death

 

A local support group is hoping more grieving mothers will come to their monthly meetings - specifically mothers who have lost a baby before birth, at birth, or while the baby was still an infant.

The group can help grieving parents cope, especially during the holidays.

Find out more information about MEND meetings and events.

MEND Facebook page.

 

NORAD Santa Tracker 

Have you ever wondered how long it would take Santa to get to your neighborhood? Thanks to NORAD, you can track Santa as he makes his deliveries around the world!

If you want to track Santa yourself click here! Just remember, he can't deliver presents unless you are asleep!

 

Write USS Tulsa Crew

If you'd like to send crew members of the USS Tulsa a Christmas card, mail it to:

USS Tulsa LCS 16
Unit 100238 Box 1
FPO AP 96692

 

Oklahoma Medical Marijuana Authority Call Center Open

The Oklahoma Medical Marijuana Authority call center is now up and running. The center is open weekdays from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

 

Woodland Hills Mall Helping Schools With 'Simon School Rewards'

Woodland Hills Mall is helping raise money for schools across northeastern Oklahoma. It's called the 'Simon School Rewards' program. The program runs until January 5th. For more information, click here.

 

 

John 3:16 Mission Holiday Help

John 3:16 Mission is the News On 6 at 4 p.m. non-profit of the month. More than 200 people are staying there this holiday season, and the mission needs help to make sure everyone gets a gift.

They can always use money, but you can also donate gifts for their Christmas store, food that can be used in Christmas baskets and other items listed below.

Holiday gifts
Money
Men's and women's clothing (new or gently used)
Food items
New socks
New undergarments
Gloves
Toiletries
Vehicles in working condition
Furniture and household appliances in good shape
Electronic equipment in working condition

Learn more about the non-profit John 3:16 Mission in Tulsa.

 

Gathering Place Winter Wonderland

It’s going to look a lot like Christmas at Gathering Place this week! Winter Wonderland presented by American Airlines will fill the park with holiday cheer starting on December 18.

All activities are free and open to the public. The event runs from 5 – 8 p.m. December 18 through January 1.

For more information, including a list of scheduled performances, click here. 

 

Holiday Blood Donations

During the holidays, there is generally a critical need for blood donations. To find out where you can donate, go to the Oklahoma Blood Institute or Tulsa-Area Red Cross.

 

Tulsa Metro Meals on Wheels

Meals on Wheels is always looking for volunteers, so if you'd like to help, check out their website to learn more.

 

Flu Vaccines

The health department said you can get the flu vaccine on a walk-in basis Mondays through Thursdays from 8 a.m. until 4 p.m. and Fridays from 8 a.m. until 3 p.m. at the Tulsa Health Department locations below:

  • James O. Goodwin Health Center | 5051 S. 129 E. Ave., Tulsa, OK
  • Central Regional Health Center | 315 S. Utica, Tulsa, OK
  • North Regional Health and Wellness Center | 5635 N. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., Tulsa OK   
To find other locations, click here. 
  
 
 
 
USS Batfish Fundraiser
 

Muskogee War Memorial Park is raising money to restore the USS Batfish, badly damaged by spring floods in Oklahoma.  Donate here.