QUICK FACTS ABOUT CENTENARIANS OF OKLAHOMA
- Non-Profit organization that is over 30 years old
- Has honored approximately about 3000 individuals in the state of Oklahoma
- Currently, there are about 300 living Centenarians in Oklahoma
- This is the only such program in the United States
WHERE AND HOW IS MY LOVED ONE CELEBRATED?
Our volunteers cover the entire state of Oklahoma to honor these Special Seniors. We will present the Centenarian with:
- A Centenarian of Oklahoma Certificate
- A “Golden Okie” pin
- A biographical sketch
Additionally each year, the centenarian will receive:
- A card on their birthday
- A Christmas card
- A small remembrance item
HOW MUCH DOES IT COST?
There are no dues, fees, or costs for the honoree or their family.
WHAT ARE THE NUMBER OF INDUCTIONS OF CENTENARIANS EACH YEAR?
We show an average of celebrating about 65 centenarians annually over a 16 year period. However, our annual centenarian inductions will change each year.
YEAR – NO. OF INDUCTIONS
WHAT ARE THE TOP CHALLENGES FACED BY CENTENARIANS OF OKLAHOMA?
- Finding those nearing the age of 100
- Gathering biographical information
- Obtaining funding for postage, mileage and material costs
OUR SUCCESS IS MADE POSSIBLE WITH THE SUPPORT OF OUR DONORS…
The work performed through the Centenarians of Oklahoma could not happen without generous supporters like you.
We operate by volunteers and donations while providing this special honor to our “Golden Okies”.
Thank you for your continued support.