The Enid News and Eagle, Enid, OK

Progress 2013

Progress 2013
  • Open Play_3_BV.jpg A foundation worth building on

    Using various early childhood development programs, Community Development Support Association continues to work toward building a stronger community through healthier, better-prepared children.

    March 30, 2013 3 Photos 1 Link

  • Miracle League_2_BV.jpg Pitching in to play ball

    Miracle League is a baseball league for those with physical and mental challenges who otherwise might never get a chance to take part in America’s national pastime.

    March 30, 2013 1 Photo 1 Link

  • Feed_the_Neighborhood_2_BH.jpg Churches, sponsors feeding a need

    The Rev. Brad Mendenhall said the idea of Feed the Neighborhood started during discussions in August 1999, and last year the event reached more than 4,000 people.

    March 30, 2013 1 Photo 1 Link

  • 4RKids WalkRun_18_BV.jpg Providing a future

    “We’re a non-profit foundation that provides vocational, social and recreational opportunities for individuals with disabilities.” — Tricia Mitchell, 4RKids program director.

    March 30, 2013 3 Photos 1 Link

  • EJRTswim602.jpg A cure for the summertime blues

    Enid Joint Recreation Triad’s summer program offers a variety of activities to help keep children occupied, and keep them moving.

    March 30, 2013 1 Photo 1 Link

  • Salvation_Army_1_BH.jpg It's not magic, it's compassion

    “Magic Al” Ravine, a nationally recognized magician and illusionist, found himself in that position not long ago. His path to recovery, and even greater successes, began where it begins for many people facing hard times — at the Salvation Army.

    March 30, 2013 2 Photos 1 Link

  • Booker_T_Washington_1_BH.jpg Existing on prayers and big hearts

    “This is a safe place. Kids can come here and be safe after school.” — Clifford Porter, executive director of Booker T. Washington Community Center

    March 30, 2013 2 Photos 1 Link

  • Hope Outreach_2_BV.jpg Outreach of Hope

    Hope Outreach operates an array of ministries to help Enid families in various ways.

    March 30, 2013 2 Photos 1 Link

  • Airman and Family Readiness_1_BV.jpg Taking care of the family

    The greatest hardship faced by military families is having a loved one deployed overseas. To help make this difficult time easier, Vance Air Force Base’s Airman & Family Readiness Center has a number of programs available for deployers and their families.

    March 30, 2013 1 Photo 1 Link

  • Shepherd's_Cupboard_1_BH.jpg Keeping cupboard stocked

    It’s a different kind of ministry at Bethany United Methodist Church that draws in dozens of volunteers and about 200 families the third and fourth Tuesday every month — a ministry to feed those in need.

    March 23, 2013 1 Photo 1 Link