2015 Grantees


Congratulations to the outstanding organizations receiving over $14 million from the City of Muskogee Foundation!

Click here to download the 2015 impact chart.

Economic Development


Urban Renewal Authority – Appraisal and Property Acquisition Start up costs – $200,000
City of Muskogee – Honor Heights Park Restoration – $1,000,000
City of Muskogee – Match to EDA Grant – $1,695,985
City of Muskogee – Police Firing Range – $75,000
Muskogee City-County Port Authority – Strategic Investment Program 2015 – $3,000,000
Urban Renewal Authority – JDC Acquisition of Land, Demolition and Construction – $3,000,000

Education & Empowerment Committee


City of Muskogee – MLK Ctr. New Building Construction – $250,000
City of Muskogee, Parks & Recreation – Teen Center – $127,600
Connors State College – Muskogee Difference Health Care Scholarship (Y2/3) – $100,000
Girl Scouts of Eastern Oklahoma – Teens Making a Change – Muskogee Outreach Program – $20,000
Hilldale Public Schools – Technology Focus for the Future Project (Y1/2)- $283,000
Muskogee Alumni Band – Band Instruments for Low Income Students – $30,000
Muskogee Public Schools – One Team One Vision One Community – $376,000
Muskogee Public Schools – Teach for America (Y2/2) – $20,000
Neighbors Building Neighborhoods – Ensuring Success for Muskogee Programs – $60,788
Neighbors Building Neighborhoods – Martin Luther King Center After School Summer and Night Hoops Programs – $300,000
Neighbors Building Neighborhoods – Resource Development – $68,492
Nonprofit Resource Center – Strengthening Organizational Capacity – $60,000
Northeastern State University – Occupational Therapy Program (Y3/3) – $300,000
VENAE, Inc. – Luminous Ladies – $40,000

Health & Wellness Committee


Camp Grey Squirrel- Therapeutic Camps for Muskogee Residents- $30,000
Court Appointed Special Advocates, Inc.- Case Management Support- $71,280
Kelly B. Todd Cerebral Palsey & Neuro Muscular Foundation – Full Time Physical Therapist Position – $80,000
Kids’ Space- Children’s Prevention Education- $47,600
Kids’ Space- Forensic Interview Equipment- $15,000
Kids’ Space – Trauma Focused Therapy Services – $102,500
Muskogee County EMS – Cardiac Monitor/Defibrillators Replacement – $270,049
Neighborhoods Building Neighborhoods- Building Bridges for a Better Muskogee – $300,000
Neighbors Building Neighborhoods- Muskogee Free Dental and Vision Clinic- $11,130
SAC Nutrition- Sr. Nutrition Program to Muskogee Residents – $180,000

Quality of Life Committee


City of Muskogee- Housing Rehabilitation- $300,000
City of Muskogee – Housing Demolition & Redevelopment (Y2/3) – $450,000
City of Muskogee- City Attorney’s Office- Juvenile Offender Community Service Program- $107,000
City of Muskogee- Fire Department First Responder Multi-Agency Training Center – $225,000
City of Muskogee – Police Department Body Worn Cameras (Y2/5) – $52,080
City of Muskogee – Park Improvement Plan (Y5/5) – $500,000
City of Muskogee – Gateways of Muskogee Project (Y1/2)- $325,000
City of Muskogee- Nuisance and Abatement Program – $50,000
Downtown Muskogee, Inc. – Downtown Renovation and Revitalization Program – $50,000
Oklahoma Music Hall of Fame- OMHOF Operations (Y3/3) – $100,000
Volunteers of America – Payee Services Muskogee Program – $30,000
Women In Safe Home (WISH) – Full Pitched Roof Project – $188,500

2015 Summer Grants


City of Muskogee – Parks & Recreation – Youth Volunteer Corps Summer of Service – $14,127
Muskogee First Assembly Church – Smart School – $12,000
Muskogee Public Library – 2015 Learn Create Share at MPL – $8,621
Muskogee Public Schools – Summer Pride – $120,000
St. Paul United Methodist Church – Project Transformation – $15,000

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