Friends of Sunbeam

Friends of Sunbeam, Sunbeam Family Services’ volunteer auxiliary group, provides valuable volunteer, in-kind and financial support to Sunbeam’s programs, as well as providing encouragement and support to Sunbeam Staff.  Friends of Sunbeam makes a difference in the lives of hundreds of Sunbeam clients year after year.

Friends of Sunbeam Responsibilities and Engagement include:

  • Creating seasonal parties for residents of the the Emergency Senior Shelter
  • Working with Pre-K Students at Educare Oklahoma City for their “March to Kindergarten”
  • Supporting graduating teen mothers at Emerson Alternative High School
  • Providing childcare for children in Foster Care during In-Service Events
  • Taking part in the annual Senior Companion Recognition Lunch
  • Planning an Easter Egg Hunt for Sunbeam’s Foster Families
  • Mentoring a student through the Reading Buddy Program at OKC Educare
  • Volunteering for “A Very Giving Christmas”
  • Promoting literacy by supporting the Annual Book Fair at OKC Educare

2019-2020 Friends of Sunbeam

Karen Mobly, President
Diana Harden, Vice President
Jennie Penner, Secretary
Carolyn Bean
Phyllis Brawley
Linda Burns
Peggy Burris
Bernest Cain
Dona Canterbury
Carolyn Caudill
Steve Grigsby
Candy Herrald
Barbara Hill
Caitlin Hinman
Evelyn McCoy
Phyllis Morrow
Shirley Perkins
Rampriya Ramkumar
Becky Roten
Joane Schmidt
Jeanne Shaughnessy
Phyllis Stong
Gail Wernick
Leslie Woolery

Applications for the 2019-2020 Friends of Sunbeam can be downloaded here.