BRAINSTORMING SESSION: Attendees pose for a photo at the Owasso Education Foundation’s Northeast Mid-Winter Forum, held in January. The event allowed for networking, collaboration and discussion of fundraising strategies among attendees.
In January, the Owasso Education Foundation (OEF) held its Northeast Mid-Winter Forum, which allowed for networking, collaboration and discussion of fundraising strategies among attendees from local education foundations including Dr. Karen Rose, director of local education foundation outreach for the Oklahoma Foundation for Excellence.
The event’s guest speaker was Daniel Billingsley, vice president of external affairs for the Oklahoma Center for Nonprofits. He spoke about the importance of foundation’s moving forward due to the funding crisis in Oklahoma.