Aldridge Foundation Partners

National Institute on Developmental Delays

Shawnee, Oklahoma, is a national resource center with a global outlook that strives to help children with developmental delays and their families.

 

Selman Living Labratory

The mission of the Selman Living Laboratory Observatory is to promote and help generate lasting interests in astronomy among Oklahoma students, educators, and the general public.

 

The Donna Nigh Foundation

In 1985, friends of Donna Nigh formed the Donna Nigh Foundation as a birthday present and in recognition of Mrs. Nigh’s commitment and work on behalf of the state’s developmentally disabled residents, a cause she has championed since 1968. Since its inception, the Donna Nigh Foundation has awarded grants helping thousands of Oklahomans and their families. Many of these grants providing funding for adaptive equipment for individuals in private residences, group homes and schools with the goal of helping these individuals be as self-sufficient as possible.

 

Blood-N-Fire Ministries

Outreach Ministry to the inner city homeless and under privileged in San Antonio, Texas

 

Loan Oak Public Library

New Public Library constructed in Lone Oak, TX

 

University of Oklahoma Michael F. Price college of Business

We provide scholarships in Business and Nursing

 

University of Central Oklahoma

We provide scholarships in Education

 

Rogers State University

We provide scholarships in Information Technology

 

Oklahoma State University - Oklahoma City

We provide scholarships in nursing

 

Oklahoma Special Olympics

Financial support and fundraising contributor

 

Additional Funded Organizations

 

SOCIAL SERVICE AGENCIES:

  • Oklahoma Food Bank
  • Navarre, FL YMCA
  • Boy Scouts of America
  • Hands Up Ministries
  • Special Care Oklahoma
  • Oklahoma Easter Seals
  • Pregnancy Help Center - Lake Jackson, TX
  • Ronald McDonald House - Pensacola, FLA
  • Oklahoma Special Olympics
  • Mid-Del Youth & Family Center
  • Salvation Army Boys & Girls Club
  • Community Literacy Center - Okla. City, OK
  • Habitat for Humanity - Okla. City, OK
  • Baby Steps / TEAM - Norman, OK
  • City Care Whiz Kids - Okla. City, OK

 

PUBLIC SCHOOLS:

  • Horace Mann - Oklahoma City, OK
  • Bethany Pavilion - Cornado Heights - Putnam City, OK
  • High Pointe - Assistive Technology - Mid-Del, OK
  • Elementary and High School - Gulf Breeze, FL
  • Elementary School - Navarre, FLA
  • Edmond, OK Public Schools
  • Little Axe Public Schools - Little Axe, OK
  • High School - Mesquite, TX

 

MUSEUMS:

  • Lake Jackson Museum - Lake Jackson, TX
  • Omniplex Museum - Oklahoma City, OK
  • Sam Noble Museum of Natural History - Norman, OK
  • Ft. Worth Museum - Ft. Worth, TX

 

LIBRARIES:

  • Lone Oak Area Public Library - Lone Oak, TX
  • Navarre Public Library - Navarre, FLA

 

PUBLIC SERVICE ORGANIZATIONS:

  • Oklahoma Count Sheriff SWAT Team
  • Cashion Police Dept. - Cashion, OK
  • Heartland Search & Rescue - Oklahoma City, OK

 

CHURCHES AND RELIGIOUS ORGANIZATIONS:

  • Holly Assembly of God - Holly, FLA
  • Lone Oak Methodist Church - Lone Oak, TX
  • International Student Outreach - Arlington, TX
  • Fellowship of Christian Athletes - Norman, OK
  • Crown Center Church / City College Child Care Center for Joint Use
  • American Bible College - Oklahoma City, OK

 

IN PARTNERSHIP WITH DONNA NIGH FOUNDATION:

  • Andrew Johnson Elementary: Specialized playground for disabled children
  • Oklahoma Foundation for the Disabled: Redecorate activity room

 

MINI-GRANTS:

Sometimes the Foundation receives really worthwhile proposals that just don't fit into our funding cycles. To deal with this the Board of Directors has given authority to the Chairman to make Mini-grants of up to $200 without specific Board action

 

The Aldridge Foundation

4405 Cannon Dr. Norman

Ok 73072