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Oklahoma features news in brief

Oklahoma features news in brief
Oklahoman Modified: May 9, 2014 at 6:50 pm •  Published: May 11, 2014

In brief

Hungryman Challenge needs volunteers

Volunteers are needed for Neighborhood Services Organization’s annual fundraiser, the Hungryman Challenge, on Saturday. No special skills are necessary; just a smile and the ability to cheer on runners.

For more information or to volunteer, go to or contact Chris Pursley at or 236-0452, ext. 308.

Tourism Ambassadors give award

Floraetta Spain, a 22-year volunteer with the Upward Transitions’ Travelers Aid program, received the Gold Star Award from the Greater Oklahoma City Area Tourism Ambassadors during the May 7 Hometown Heroes ceremony at the Waterford Marriott.

Spain has spent more than two decades volunteering at the two information booths at Will Rogers World Airport, which are staffed 365 days a year to assist visitors.

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