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New group, M.O.B., meets to organize

by Helen Ford Wallace Published: February 2, 2012

Vanessa Peterson, Natalie Francis, Amanda Essaili, Chris Beal were at the event. (Photo by David Faytinger).

 The “Making Oklahoma City Beautiful”, (M.O.B.) group met at Chelino’s in Bricktown.

It was the first meeting of 110 young professionals, 22-35 years old, who plan to work to improve the appearance of Oklahoma City. They will implement projects as part of Oklahoma City Beautiful.

Lisa Synar is director of OKC Beautiful. Juliann Strange is communications director for OKC Beautiful and was in charge of the party.

At the party were Sonny Wilkerson, Lesley Hayes, Julie and Heath Hornbeek, Megan Hornbeek, Aiden Street, Katylee Strange, Amanda Essaili, Lauren Quick, Chris Beal, Scott Moehlenbrock, Colin Strickland, Bryce and Kristin Thompson.


They will have several events  including pine tree removal day, litter blitz, stop graffiti in parks, pansy plantings, happy hours, pizza and beer series and working with the Boys and Girls Club.

by Helen Ford Wallace
Society Editor
Helen Ford Wallace is a columnist covering society-related events/news for The Oklahoman. She puts local parties online with daily updates. She creates, maintains and runs a Parties blog which includes web casts. She is an online web editor for...
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