Kevin’s Story

Many companies large and small support the Tulsa Area United Way each year through workplace campaigns. Last year, employees at… Continue reading Kevin’s Story

Chelsey’s Story

Chelsey Simpson, a recovering addict, got out of jail in February of 2018. Her mother had been taking care of… Continue reading Chelsey’s Story

Derrick’s Story

Derrick is a regular volunteer and smiling face at Tulsa CARES – a United Way partner agency that services people… Continue reading Derrick’s Story

Kayla’s Story

Kayla Jayroe wanted to try something new that would let her work on her communication skills and engage more with… Continue reading Kayla’s Story

Damireah’s Story

Da’Mireah Lee takes part in Youth at Heart’s after school program – specifically the pom squad, and it has made… Continue reading Damireah’s Story

Anthony’s Story

Anthony Payton weighed just 118 pounds when he arrived at the Tulsa Day Center for the Homeless. “I had no… Continue reading Anthony’s Story

Andee and Kannon’s Story

Andee Cooper is a both a parent and caregiver to her 10-year-old son Kannon. Early in his life, Kannon was… Continue reading Andee and Kannon’s Story

Becky’s Story

Becky Barrows was a single mother struggling to raise three small children when she first participated in a workplace campaign… Continue reading Becky’s Story

Daniel’s Story

At T.D. Williamson (TDW), aligning the annual United Way campaign with the values, interests and buying habits of employees has… Continue reading Daniel’s Story

Shirley’s Story

A major heart attack is not what most women expect at age 54. “I was in the prime of my… Continue reading Shirley’s Story