Tag: Tucson OASIS

Office Equipment Available for Local Nonprofits

Office Equipment Available for Local Nonprofits

| December 11, 2013 | 0 Comments

Tucson OASIS liquidating equipment after 20+ years A local nonprofit is closing its Lifelong Learning program and facility near River Rd. and Campbell Ave. Several of the Center’s programs will continue, including Intergenerational Tutoring. Any proceeds from sales of this equipment will go to support the tutoring program. Please email me if you have interest […]

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Nonprofit Jobs: Tucson OASIS CATCH Healthy Habits Program Coordinator

Nonprofit Jobs: Tucson OASIS CATCH Healthy Habits Program Coordinator

| March 30, 2013 | 0 Comments

I.                    Title:   OASIS CATCH HEALTHY habits PROGRAM Coordinator Organization: Location:        Tucson, Arizona, metro area Schedule:        Full-time.   Organizational Relationships: Reports to:                 David Eppihimer, Executive Director, Tucson OASIS, and OASIS Institute Supervises:                 Volunteers              Coordinates with:                 Tucson OASIS and national OASIS Institute staff; staff of community organizations, including but not limited […]

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AT&T Surprises Local Nonprofits with Tablet Donations

AT&T Surprises Local Nonprofits with Tablet Donations

| February 13, 2013 | 0 Comments

Technology donations will help agencies complete missions AT&T made surprise visits to several local nonprofits yesterday and left a lot of smiles and technology behind. AT&T donated 15 Pantech Element tablets in celebration of Random Acts of Kindness Week, technology that the nonprofits can use in their charitable efforts. The lucky nonprofits included Literacy Connects, […]

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CATCH Healthy Habits Program Teaches Kids to Live Healthy Lifestyles

CATCH Healthy Habits Program Teaches Kids to Live Healthy Lifestyles

| February 1, 2013 | 0 Comments

A popular health-oriented program for children is coming to Tucson this summer. CATCH Healthy Habits teaches kids good food choices and encourages fun, active lifestyles in an effort to combat obesity and related diseases. CATCH is a national program of the OASIS institute and will be led locally by Tucson OASIS, located near River and […]

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Tucson OASIS Rolls Out Community Leaders for Rare Series of Lectures

| October 9, 2012 | 0 Comments

Tucson OASIS is celebrating the 30th anniversary of it’s parent organization with a unique series of lectures on Tucson’s past, present, and future. The lecture series features many well-known icons of Tucson’s past and present; former U of A President Peter Likens, witty social commentator Fitz Fitzimmons, legendary businessman Buck O’Reilly and many more. OASIS […]

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Tucson Kids Get a Boost from the Sundt Foundation

| August 24, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Sundt Foundation donated $2000 this week to help fund the Tucson OASIS Intergenerational children’s tutoring program. The  program targets K-5 kids that have been identified as falling behind in their reading and writing skills. The OASIS program, which pairs an volunteer with a child for an entire school year, is one of the first […]

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Tucson OASIS Hosts Centennial Celebration

Tucson OASIS Hosts Centennial Celebration

| January 25, 2012 | 0 Comments

Tucson OASIS is opening the doors for a free celebration of Arizona’s 100th birthday on February 14 at 1pm. Festivities will include story telling by “honest-to-goodness cowboy” Neale Duncan, a rancher who lives near Tucson and grew up ranching in the Flagstaff area. The Star-Spangled Seniors, a singing troupe of 20, will sing along with […]

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OASIS Classes Begin

OASIS Classes Begin

| January 18, 2012 | 1 Comment

The Winter 2012 classes for adults over 50 have begun at community locations around Tucson. There are over 200 classes offered this trimester in the art, history, humanities, health and fitness, computers, and more. These classes are all low cost and, to quote from the OASIS mission statement, “promote successful aging through lifelong learning, health […]

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Tucson OASIS Announces 3rd Annual Discover Life After 50 Expo

| July 28, 2011 | 0 Comments

Tucson OASIS has announced that the Discover Life After 50 Expo will take place on October 11, 2011, 9am to noon, at the Viscount Suites in Tucson. Tucson OASIS is currently looking for nonprofits interested in attending as well as for-profit vendors who serve the 50+ age population. Nonprofit tables are free and will be […]

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