Access to Health Care
Grants are awarded to charitable organizations providing basic and preventive health care to individuals who would not otherwise have access to such services.
Community Health Centers - $40,000 to provide free clinical breast exams and breast cancer screenings to women who are not eligible for state and federally-funded programs.
D-Dent - $12,000 to support free restorative dental care provided by a network of volunteer dentists for individuals who do not have access to care.
Good Shepherd Ministries of Oklahoma - $40,000 to provide free dental care services to Open Arms Clinic’s patients.
Health Alliance for the Uninsured - $15,000 to assist a campaign that will provide free colorectal cancer screenings and follow-up treatments for low-income, uninsured, at-risk persons.
Parkinson Foundation of Oklahoma - $12,500 to support the Ageless Grace wellness program that provides free fitness classes promoting healthy longevity of the body and mind for Parkinson patients in the OKC metro area.
The Oklahoma Caring Foundation - $5,000 for the OKC Metro Caring Van’s outreach program to Hispanic youth providing free vaccinations and immunizations.