Thunder create program to help Black Tulsa-area students
July 8, 2020
TULSA, Okla. (AP) — The Oklahoma City Thunder and Creative Arts Agency Sports have formed the Thunder Fellows Program, designed to create opportunities in sports, technology and entertainment for Black students in the Tulsa area.
The Thunder announced Tuesday that the program will launch next year.
The 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre Centennial Commission will guide the program. It will include students from local colleges and those in grades 8-12 from Tulsa-area schools.
ImpactTulsa, a partnership of representing more than 170,000 students in the Tulsa region, will help identify students to be...