Cox Connects for Education

Cox Connects Community IMPACT Grant — A new program from the Cox Connects Foundation, the Cox Connects Community IMPACT Grant will award one grant each, in the amount of $50,000, in the Oklahoma City and Tulsa metro areas. The grant will be gifted to an Oklahoma educational initiative that will create or enhance an in-school or out-of-school time program that enriches the overall educational experience and social wellbeing of students in grades pre-kindergarten through 12, or students in early childhood education programs.

Qualifying public, charter or private schools and nonprofit, 501(c)(3) organizations are invited to submit a Letter of Inquiry to the Cox Connects Foundation between June 1 and September 14, 2012.

Innovation in Education — The Cox Connects Foundation’s Innovation in Education program provides grants to public and private schools (grades PreK-12) and the dedicated teachers at those schools. The purpose of this program is to fund classroom or school-wide programs and curriculum which promote students’ ingenuity and imaginations through the innovative use of technology. The Cox Connects Foundation will award grants up to $10,000 each to schools in the Cox Communications service areas.

Grant applications for the Tulsa and Oklahoma City-metro areas will be accepted January 1-March 1, 2013.

Cox Connects for the Community

Community Investment Grants — The Cox Connects Foundation awards grants to 501(c)(3) organizations that further Cox Oklahoma’s goal to build strong communities by enriching the lives of Oklahomans in the areas of education, technology, social issues and the arts.

Grant applications for funding in 2013 will be accepted March 1-May 1, 2013. Funds will be awarded to grant recipients in December 2013.

Cox Connects for Employees

Cox Cares Employee Relief Program — The Cox Cares Program helps Cox Oklahoma employees with short-term financial assistance during unexpected and unavoidable financial hardships and emergencies. Cox Cares will assist employees in filling the financial gaps that exist after unanticipated emergencies, such as natural disasters, medical emergencies, funeral expenses or military deployment.

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