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Member News / November 6, 2020

Oklahomans displaced from ice storm power outages receive relief

As thousands of Oklahomans wait for power to be restored to their homes, those with critical needs are staying at local hotels thanks to funding from OGE Energy Corp. The $500,000 contribution made last week to United Way of Central Oklahoma has enabled the organization to coordinate relief efforts through its nonprofit partner agencies including HeartLine 2-1-1 and Upward Transitions.

By Staff Reports
Member News / October 26, 2020

Walmart and Sam’s Club’s “Fight Hunger. Spark Change.” campaign raises $221,000 for Regional Food Bank of Oklahoma

Oklahomans helped to raise $221,189 for the Regional Food Bank of Oklahoma through Walmart and Sam’s Club’s “Fight Hunger. Spark Change.” campaign. In its seventh year, Walmart and Sam’s Club engaged their customers and members, along with 22 suppliers to fight hunger during the COVID-19 pandemic and support local food banks across the country.

By Staff Reports
VeloCity Q&A / June 19, 2019
Tommy Yi
President & Cofounder,
I thought there was a huge opportunity here, especially with MAPS 3 starting to take shape. I saw Oklahoma City as a sandbox of opportunity. That compelled me to really make a choice to stay here and build something like this.