Entrepreneurial Skills With Weokie Credit Union

Last semester, students in the 4-5th grade classroom at Positive Tomorrows participated in Weokie Credit Union’s entrepreneurship program, “Never Too Young.” Over the course of 11 weeks, students learned to create a business plan, develop a brand, and make their own products to sell at the program’s culminating event, Market Days. Students created a theme… Read More

Victor Oladipo Visits Positive Tomorrows

Students were in for a big surprise when Oklahoma City Thunder player, Victor Oladipo made a special holiday stop by Positive Tomorrows in partnership with IBC Bank. The Thunder guard hand-delivered a brand new pair of Nike Jordan shoes to every single child in the school and spent time in each classroom answering questions, giving… Read More

Extracurricular Opportunities: Writing Future Stories

Many factors outside of school lead to success in the classroom. At Positive Tomorrows, removing barriers like hunger, lack of basic necessities and access to medical care are critical to ensuring a child can learn, but educators don’t stop there. Extracurricular experiences help students hone skills that lead to long-term success. During the school day… Read More

Keep It Local Supports Positive Tomorrows

We are thrilled to announce that this year, Keep It Local OK will donate $1 for every 2017 Keep It Local card sold directly Positive Tomorrows! Can we always send a big thank you to all of our thoughtful friends who voted for us in their contest? Thank you!!! Keep It Local cards give access to… Read More

Kevin Durant Charity Foundation Awards Positive Tomorrows $57,000 Gift

Positive Tomorrows is thrilled to announce it has received a $57,000 gift from the Kevin Durant Charity Foundation. This gift unlocked an anonymous $50,000 challenge grant and will complete the purchase of land to build a new facility. “Kevin continues to be a great friend to Positive Tomorrows, and he has been instrumental in helping… Read More

Young Eagles Earn their Wings

Students in third, fourth, and fifth grade kicked off Fall Break Camp at Positive Tomorrows with an exciting, new experience: flying in an airplane. Volunteer pilots with the Young Eagles Program invited Positive Tomorrows students to Sundance Airpark, talked to them about flying, and then took them up in the air for new and exciting views of… Read More

Beyond Basic Needs: A School Family

Homeless students struggle with basic needs: food, clothing, and shelter. So at Positive Tomorrows meeting those needs is the top priority. A child cannot learn on an empty stomach so their first stop in the morning is breakfast. When temperatures drop, each child receives a coat so no one has to shiver at recess. But… Read More

Positive Tomorrows Receives $25,000 Opportunities for Children iFund Grant

Positive Tomorrows is pleased to announce it has received a $25,000 grant from the Oklahoma City Community Foundation (OCCF) and its Opportunities for Children iFund grant program. This grant will support Positive Tomorrows’ new pre-k classroom, which increased the school’s capacity by 10 students. “We are excited that we’ve not only increased our capacity by10… Read More

Swim Safety at the YMCA

This fall Positive Tomorrows teamed up with the YMCA of Greater Oklahoma City to bring students water safety and swimming lessons. Each student participated in a two-week Safety Around Water course, learning not only how to swim and float, but also how to stay safe near swimming pools and lakes. “It’s not your traditional swim lesson program,” said  Bryan… Read More

Green Haven Homes Breaks the Cycle of Homelessness

Green Haven Homes will donate a portion of every home sold this year to Positive Tomorrows, Oklahoma’s only elementary school specifically serving homeless children. This gift will support Positive Tomorrows’ work to educate more than 100 students annually, breaking the cycle of poverty through education. “When I started Green Haven Homes, I decided that my… Read More