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Another Successful Graves McLain Backpack Program for 2019

Last month, the attorneys at Graves McLain were thrilled to be able to provide over 3000 students with free backpacks. 2019 is the fourth year of the program, and each year the program has been able to expand to assist more and more students. The program began with one Tulsa-area school. This year students in…
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Graves McLain Announces Winner of 2018 College Scholarship Essay Program

The staff at Graves McLain are always overjoyed to have an opportunity to help students in our community succeed. As in previous years, the Graves McLain College Scholarship Essay Program for 2018 was open to submissions from all prospective or current undergraduate students attending an accredited college or university. This year, we were able to…
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Tulsa-Area Schools Receive Backpacks from Graves McLain

In late August, Graves McLain was pleased to be able to provide Tulsa-area elementary schools with backpacks full of much-needed school supplies. They partnered with the Oklahoma Association for Justice and Maples, Nix & Diesselhorst to ensure the success of this program. Over 2,000 students in six schools received the backpacks to get their school…
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Graves McLain Delivers Free Backpacks to Every Student at Jackson Elementary School

The Graves McLain Backpack Program donated brand-new free backpacks filled with school supplies to the entire student body at Jackson Elementary. Principle Elmer Thomas kicked off the assembly welcoming the students back to school and introducing Graves McLain Attorney, Rachel Gusman. Rachel spoke to the students about the importance of education, how much the community…
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Graves McLain Delivers Free Backpacks to Every Student at Gilcrease Elementary School

Gilcrease Elementary School had its annual open house for families and students on Friday, August 18th. During the open house, the entire student body of 475 students, was given a brand-new backpack donated through the “Graves McLain Free Backpack Program”. Speakers at the assembly during the open house consisted of Principle Tasha Johnson, Attorney Rachel…
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Graves McLain Delivers Free Backpacks to Every Student at McLain 7th Grade Academy

This year’s Graves McLain Backpack Program is in full swing! The program’s first event kicked off on August 8th when volunteers from All Souls Church and Graves McLain Law Firm banded together to stuff 166 brand new free backpacks full of school supplies. All 166 of the backpacks were stuffed with school supplies needed to…
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“Live Local, Give Local” Program Donates 750 Thanksgiving Meals

In the greater Tulsa area, there are many people who go without a meal on Thanksgiving. These people could be a co-worker, neighbor, friend or even your loved one. The “Live Local, Give Local” program is organized by many local organizations that work hard to provide meals at Thanksgiving for those in need. We would…
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Graves McLain Law Firm Gives Free Backpacks to Entire Student Body at Jackson Elementary School

Purchasing new backpacks, school supplies, clothes, and everything else kids need to succeed in the classroom can quickly become very expensive. At Graves McLain Law Firm, we wanted to do our part to help students and families at one North Tulsa elementary school get their upcoming school year off to a strong start with the “Graves…