Helping Students See

Homeless students have many barriers that get in the way of learning. Imagine not knowing where your next meal will come from or where you’ll sleep at night. For families struggling with their most basic needs, something as simple as a pair of glasses can be an impossibility. But this year, thanks to  Cornerstone Eyecare,… Read More

Sprouts Supports Positive Tomorrows

Positive Tomorrows is proud to announce it is the recipient of a $5,000 grant from the Sprouts Healthy Communities Foundation. This award will help to provide meals to homeless children when school is out of session, during Positive Tomorrows’ break camp programs. “Hunger is one of the greatest barriers to learning our students face,” said… Read More

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