Links Mentioned For the Week Of 11-25-19

Monday, November 25th 2019, 11:25 am
By: News On 6

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.

Salvation Army Angel Tree

The Angel Tree hopes to serve 6,400 kids total this year, and they've only met around 65 percent of their overall goal.

To find out how you can help a child in need, please visit Salvation Army Tulsa. You can complete the entire process online!

Thanksgiving Meals At John 3:16 Mission

November 25, 26 and 27: Thanksgiving food baskets for struggling Tulsa-area residents distributed from 9 to 11:30 a.m. and 12:30 to 3:30 p.m. at John 3:16 Mission's Family & Youth Center, 2027 N. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. You must show photo ID and proof of residence with address and name (utility bill/lease agreements, etc.). Distribution is first-come, first-served. One basket per household.

November 26: Sit-down Thanksgiving banquet for the homeless at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 26 in New Life Hall, 506 N. Cheyenne Ave.

More from John 3:16 Mission

Discovery Lab "Circus: Science Under the Big Top"

The Discovery Lab in Tulsa has a new exhibit that teaches math, science and more in a circus atmosphere. Learn more.

Oklahoma 2019 Holiday Ornament Announced 

Oklahomans will now be able to get their hands on the state's 2019 Holiday Ornament. This year's ornament is the Governor's Mansion inside of a snow globe. The ornament costs $15. For more information, click here

Naomi Swanson Medical Fund

A young girl from Woodward is battling cancer. She and her dog, Bruiser, got to compete in a canine agility event in Broken Arrow. You can help her family with medical expenses at their GoFundMe page.

Update: Group Works To Raise Funds For Tulsa Race Massacre Memorial 

Organizers say they're applying for grants to get more funding for this project and they're also looking for donations for a Tulsa Race Massacre memorial on the grounds of Vernon AME Church near Greenwood and Archer. 

For more information, click here.

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. 

John 3:16 Mission Food Drive

John 3:16 Mission in Tulsa is collecting items for the holiday season. Their goal is to collect 5,000 turkeys along with other food items. You can help by joining their food drive at area grocery stores.

To find out locations, follow this link.

USS Batfish Fundraiser

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

Mannford Police Chief 

Mannford Police Chief Lucky Miller was murdered in Florida and has a GoFundMe for his family, which you can find here

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