Larry Marks Scholarship Fund

Marks Scholarship

Program

This scholarship was established in 2010 in recognition of dedicated service to the Counseling & Recovery Services of Oklahoma by Larry Marks, MSW, MBA, in his 18 years as Executive Director.  During his leadership, Counseling & Recovery Services experienced rapid growth and added services like Wraparound Tulsa and the CALM Center.

The initial funds for this scholarship were generously donated by staff, board members and friends of the agency to commemorate Larry’s retirement.  Larry’s career focused on improving the lives of others through mental health services, nonprofit leadership, teaching and mentoring. He was honored by the Mental Health Association Oklahoma for his contributions to the field of mental health.

Purpose

The purpose of this scholarship is to offer financial assistance to Counseling & Recovery Services of Oklahoma clients to enhance learning and foster recovery.  It is available for individuals to attend educational and personal growth opportunities such as seminars, workshops, classes and other resources intended to promote work-related skills and life enrichment.

Eligibility

Each applicant for this scholarship must be currently receiving services from Counseling & Recovery Services of Oklahoma.

Criteria

Applicants will be selected based upon financial need and the value-added to their lives from the educational experience.

Application

Each application will be reviewed by the Scholarship Committee.

The total application includes:

Please return completed applications to:

The Marks Scholarship Fund
Counseling & Recovery Services of Oklahoma
7010 S. Yale, Suite 215
Tulsa, OK  74136

Process

The Scholarship Committee considers all applications, awards funds and notifies the recipients in writing.  Payment is made directly to the program or school.

Contact

Please contact Lindsay DeWeese at 918. 392.5809 or ldeweese@crsok.org  for more information.

Holiday Giving

All 50 children and adults in our Holiday Giving Program received gifts, thanks to your generous donations.

Staff and community partners also filled 10 food baskets distributed to clients and their families.

Once again, Rib Crib Sand Springs provided meat for our Sand Springs clients' holiday dinner attended by 26 clients, visitors and staff.It's not

It’s not too late to make a 2018 tax-deductible gift to help adults, children and families receiving mental health and substance abuse services here.
Follow this link to give:
www.crsok.org/donate

 

Rustic Cuff Bracelet

This special, limited edition cuff features green beads for mental health with vibrant blue representing the Counseling & Recovery Services logo.  Only 75 are available.

You can purchase above through the online giving portal, and we will arrange for you to pick up the cuff.

You also can fill out a purchase form and bring it by to our office at 7010 S. Yale #215, Tulsa, OK 74136, for immediate delivery. Access the form through this link.

Ask for Lindsay DeWeese or Beverly Moore at our reception desk to receive your bracelet.

Become A Brick Donor

The CALM Center reached its $1.3 million fundraising goal for the expansion and renovation. Now, donors are asked to help create a brick walk way with words of support and encouragement for children and families as they come to and leave the center.

Bricks are available for donations of $150 to $499. To order your brick or for more information, contact Lindsay DeWeese at ldeweese@crsok.org or 918.392.5809

Get In Touch

Tulsa Office

Phone:

918.492.2554

Email:

info@crsok.org

Fax:

918.494.9870

Location: 

7010 South Yale, Suite 215
Tulsa, OK 74136

The CALM Center

Phone:

918.394.CALM (2256)

Email:

info@crsok.org

Fax:

918.394.2257

Location:

6126 E. 32nd Place
Tulsa, OK 74135

Sand Springs Office

Phone:

918.245.5565

Email:

info@crsok.org

Fax:

918.245.5564

Location: 

401 East Broadway Court, Suite E

Sand Springs, OK 74063

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Counseling & Recovery Services is a nonprofit funded through a contract with the Oklahoma Department of Mental Health & Substance Abuse Services, Medicaid, Medicare, and through charitable gifts. We also accept most private insurance as payment for services.

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