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TCC Foundation Names Executive Leadership for 2019

February 8, 2019
TCC Foundation Chair is Phil Lakin, Jr., Tulsa Community Foundation chief executive officer. He previously served on the executive committee for two years. The executive leadership committee also includes Vice Chair David Stratton, BOK Financial executive vice president and Tulsa commercial banking...
Removing Barriers

What If Just $200 Stood Between You and a College Degree?

January 31, 2019
With Black History Month just around the corner, we are reminded that equality in education has come a long way... but there is still much work to be done! Students of many different racial, ethnic, and socioeconomic backgrounds often face unique barriers to completing their college education. Many...
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Artist Behind 2018 TCC Holiday Card: Jose Ramirez

December 10, 2018
“Winter as One” depicts several animals working together and playing the snow. “It portrays a diversity of woodland creatures, wearing TCC colored scarfs, as they spread some winter holiday cheer by building a snowman,” said Ramirez. “I wanted my image to have a...
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TCC Announces Campaign for Completion

October 2, 2018
Focus on Scholarships, Academic Advisors, and Student Success Centers “This multi-year Campaign is about removing financial, navigational and physical barriers, with every element guiding a student to a college degree, from endowed student scholarship funds to Student Success Centers on each...
photo of TCC Foundation Chair Konnie Boulter speaking at a TCC Foundation event

TCC Foundation Names Executive Leadership

April 2, 2018
The TCC Foundation Chair is Konnie Boulter, Program Director, The Oxley Foundation. Boulter is starting her third year on the executive leadership committee, previously serving as vice chair and secretary/treasurer. The executive leadership committee also includes Vice Chair Phil Lakin Jr., Tulsa...
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TCC Releases 2017 Wish Book

November 28, 2017
“We like to call this our education holiday catalog. Influenced by the Neiman Marcus concept for The Christmas Book, we want to reimagine education giving,” Lauren Brookey, president of the TCC Foundation and VP for External Affairs. “Our success last year in funding academic and...
TCC Wish Book 2016 cover

TCC Launches Its Wish Book In Time for Giving Season

November 30, 2016
“ The Wish Book reimagines education giving opportunities and uses Neiman Marcus’ The Christmas Book as inspiration,” Lauren Brookey, president of the TCC Foundation said. This unique catalog with an academic focus was born from the educational dreams of our students and faculty...

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