Five OSF Scholarship Recipients

This two minute video spotlights five OSF scholarship recipients. They are: Josh Hopkins in the Wesleyan Christian School in Bartlesville; siblings Victoria, Madison and Nicolas Cubas of Newcastle, OK and the Christian Heritage Academy; and Manuel Chavarria from the Happy Hands Education Center in Broken Arrow. The video was first shown at the Oklahoma Council for Public Affairs Annual Citizenship Dinner, April 1 at the National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum in Oklahoma City.  

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  • April 3, 2015

An OSF School: Mission Academy

Published on Apr 24, 2014 (4+ minutes)  Teen Recovery Solutions is a comprehensive recovery program for teens and families. It includes Mission Academy, one of only 24 recovery high schools in the nation. Other programs include Alternative Peer Group, the after-school and weekend program, and counseling. This video is a peek at who we are, what we do, and the key role we play in keeping teens clean and sober.Mission Academy is a participating member of the Opportunity Scholarship Fund.

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  • February 8, 2015

Isabella in Colorado

Published on Apr 25, 2013 (1+ minutes) Isabella's imaginary story shows how a K-12 scholarship tax credit program could work in Colorado. Everybody wins: Kids like Isabella, taxpayers who contribute to nonprofit scholarship organizations, and the public schools that have more money available per student.

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  • February 2, 2015

A Tax Credit Scholarship Primer

Published on May 5, 2014 (70 minutes) The Show-Me Institute and the Hammond Institute for Free Enterprise at Lindenwood University hosted a discussion about tax credit scholarships, explaining what they are and how they might be beneficial to Missouri. Speakers from Arizona and New Hampshire begin the event. During the event, Jason Bedrick and Jonathan Butcher presented information from their recent Show-Me Institute case-studies and Paul DiPerna presented the findings of a new poll. The discussion also included a legislative…

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  • January 28, 2015

Florida Parents

Published on Apr 6, 2010 (3 minutes) On March 24 in the courtyard of the State Capitol, 5,521 participants gathered for the nation's largest parental choice rally. They were there to fight for Tax Credit Scholarships for low-income schoolchildren, and they were treated to a politically and racially diverse lineup of speakers.

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  • January 11, 2015
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