Vote Now For Your Favorite Tulsa Charity To Get $10K


Friday, November 12th 2010, 10:22 am
By: News On 6


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TULSA, Oklahoma -- Have a favorite charity? Help them win $10,000 from the Cox Connects Foundation. The communications company will grant that sum to Tulsa's favorite nonprofit organization as determined by public voting.

Twenty finalists will compete for the top spot. Voting begins Monday, November 15 and will continue through Friday, December 3. Votes can be cast by ballot at any Cox Solutions Store or online at Facebook or Cox Connects Oklahoma.

The organization with the greatest number of votes will be announced at a reception December 9th.

Finalists include:

  • Alzheimer's Association
  • Assistance League of Tulsa
  • Child Abuse Network
  • Community Food Bank of Eastern Oklahoma
  • Domestic Violence Intervention Services, Inc.
  • Eastern Oklahoma Donated Dental
  • Emergency Infant Services
  • Family & Children's Services
  • Iron Gate at Trinity, Inc.
  • John 3:16 Mission
  • LIFE Senior Services
  • Mental Health Association in Tulsa
  • Operation Aware of Oklahoma, Inc.
  • Parkside Psychiatric Hospital & Clinic
  • Sand Springs Community Service, Inc.
  • The Center for Individuals With Physical Challenges
  • The Parent Child Center
  • Tulsa Air and Space Museum & Planetarium
  • Tulsa CASA, Inc. 
  • Tulsa Day Center for the Homeless, Inc.

"As we celebrate the first five years of the Cox Connects Foundation, we wanted to find an even greater way to share the generous contributions of our employees and continue to build upon the trusted partnership we've established with the community and our nonprofit partners," said Tiffani Bruton, director of public affairs for Cox Oklahoma.

"This program engages our customers and the community in how we give back and allows our employees' commitment to their community to continue."

To cast your vote, visit www.facebook.com/coxoklahoma, http://www.cox.com/oklahoma/coxconnects/ or any Cox Solutions Store.

Find out more by watching Six in the Morning Monday.