District Partners

District Partner

Community Action Project
KIPP Reach College Preparatory
KIPP Tulsa College Preparatory
Lawton Public Schools
Millwood Public Schools
Muskogee Public Schools
Oklahoma City Public Schools
Sapulpa Public Schools
Tulsa Lighthouse Charter School
Tulsa Public Schools
Western Heights Public Schools

Corporation, Foundation, and Public Support

Lead Growth Investor ($1 Million+)

The Charles and Lynn Schusterman Family Foundation
The George Kaiser Family Foundation
Oklahoma State Department of Education
The Walton Family Foundation

Growth Investory ($500,000 - $999,999)

Inasmuch Foundation

Stakeholder ($100,000 - $499,999)

The Anne and Henry Zarrow Foundation
The Chapman Foundation
Chesapeake Energy
Devon Energy
E.L. and Thelma Gaylord Foundation
Hille Foundation
Lobeck-Taylor Family Foundation
Oklahoma Community Service Commission
Oklahoma Gas & Electric
The Williams Foundation

Champion ($50,000 - $99,999)

Anschutz Foundation
JPMorgan Chase Foundation
Love's Travel Stops & Country Stores
Meinders Foundation
Public Service Company of Oklahoma
Quicktrip Corporation
Ruth & David Levine Charitable Fund
SandRidge Energy

Leader ($25,000 - $49,999)

FW Murphy
Mustang Fuel Corporation
The Sharna and Irvin Frank Foundation

Benefactor ($10,000 - $24,999)

City of Muskogee
Flint Family Foundation
Greater Oklahoma City Chamber of Commerce
The John Steele Zink Foundation
Kirkpatrick Family Fund
The Marlene Swan Family Trust
McElroy Manufacturing
McLaughlin Family Foundation
Mervin Bovaird Foundation
Spirit Aerosystems
William T. Payne Fund

Sponsor ($5,000 - $9,999)

Albers Family Affiliated Fund
David E. & Cassie L. Temple Foundation
F&M Bank & Trust Co.
Quail Creek Bank
Vacuworx Global

Friend ($1,000 - $4,999)

Accel Financial Staffing Solutions
Fred Jones Family Foundation
Matrix Service Company
Ralph and Frances McGill Foundation
Subaru of America Foundation, Inc.


Champion ($50,000 - $99,999)

David Hudiburg
Nancy and George Records

Benefactor ($10,000 - $24,999)

Bob & Jill Thomas
Sanjay & Julie Meshri
John & Jenny Love Meyer
Nancy Payne Ellis

Sponsor ($5,000 - $9,999)

American Fidelity Foundation
James & Natasha Bennett
Brian Doherty
Stuart & Mary Kay DeSelms
David & Donna Dutton
Jim & Christy Everest
Chip & Shannon Fudge
Gene Rainbolt
Herbert & Melina Oven
Jim and Catherine Waldo
Julie Cohen
Ken & Janet Levit
Scott & Janis Lewis
Peggy Tanner
Pete & Karen Delaney
Phil Frohlich
Patrick & Marianne Rooney
Lyndon & Pam Taylor
Jon & Theda Werthen

Friend ($1,000 - $4,999)

Art & Sandy Cotton
Catherine Clegg
Kevin & Sharon Harlan
Patrick Cavanagh
Peter Walter
Richard Parry
Ira Schlezinger

Regional Advisory Board


Janet Levit
Ken Levit
Bob Ross


Tom Adelson
Alan Armstrong
Art Cotton
Brian Paschal
Susan Edwards
Jenny Love Meyer
Frank Murphy
Xavier Neira
Ruth Ann Regens
Stacy Schusterman
Talia Shaull
Darton Zink

Thank You For Your Support

Teach For America Oklahoma Region is so grateful for our existing supporters. All gifts help our effort to recruit, select, train and support corps members and alumni.

Partner Spotlight

Teach For America - Oklahoma is proud to be supported by the Oklahoma Community Service Commission.

Our Oklahoma corps members are also AmeriCorps members, connected to a national service movement and eligible to receive an education award after successfully completing each year of teaching.

Partner Spotlight

KIPP Reach is a charter school located in the middle of northeast Oklahoma City. Of the 292 fifth through eighth grade students at KIPP Reach, 81% qualify for free or reduced price lunch. By the time the students enter eighth grade, 100% score proficiency in reading and 100% proficiency in math.  

Event Spotlight

This year, Tulsa hosted Teach For America’s ninth annual summer institute in Oklahoma. Over 650 corps members provided summer school to over 5,000 Tulsa students, representing the first time students have had access to free summer school and a nearly 300% increase in enrollment. Along with community members, Teach For America’s CEO and founder, Wendy Kopp, joined us on June 11 to kick off this event.