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Member News / November 19, 2020

OK County Small Business + Nonprofit Grants applications open Nov. 23

Oklahoma County has launched a new program to provide support for businesses and nonprofits impacted by COVID-19. The goal of this new program is to quickly put funding into the hands of small business owners and nonprofits to provide stabilization and help retain jobs in central Oklahoma.

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PRESENTED BY First Fidelity Bank / Member News / November 13, 2020

Tough times made easier with the help of First Fidelity Bank

When the SBA announced the Paycheck Protection Program, providing loans for small businesses so they could keep their employees on payroll, First Fidelity Bank jumped at the chance to help facilitate those loans.

By Staff Reports
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.

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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.