What We’re Doing

Rolling Out the Welcome

Our Travelers Aid program was featured on the front page of Monday’s Oklahoman as well as in a video on NewsOK.com. Upward Transitions is fortunate to have caring professionals like Megan Chapman and Miriam Brewster representing our organization! View Video If you are interested in volunteering for Travelers Aid at Will Rogers World Airport, please contact Megan Chapman, 405-232-5507 x107 or mchapman@upwardtransitions.org.  

Save the Date for American Tourist 2017: Cinco de Mayo!

Upward Transitions invites you to Fiesta! Friday, May 5, 2017 6:30pm – 11:00pm Oklahoma City’s Historic Farmers Public Market 311 S. Klein Ave. Oklahoma City, OK 73108 Evening Includes: Silent & Live Auctions Music & Dancing Salsa Dancers Dance Lessons & Contest Mexican-inspired Dishes by Local Restaurants Refreshing Beverages Wine Pull & Raffle RSVP by April 28, 2017  Tickets $90 per person or $150 per couple Young Professional Tickets (21-35 Years of Age) $45 per person or $80 per couple Sponsorships […]

Our Mission

Upward Transitions serves those who are homeless and impoverished by providing case management and stabilizing resources to meet basic social needs. The ultimate goal is to assist individuals and families to reach their potential with the ability to support themselves and contribute back to their community.

Upward Transitions is committed to community development and advocacy for those who are poor and homeless.

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Who We Help

Every staff member at Upward Transitions, read the short letter, saw the check and smiled.  A donation and a simple, handwritten note expressing gratitude are enough to make any nonprofit employee’s day.  But this donation and this note were different.  They represented the final step in a journey that began nearly five years ago.

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There is a warmth to Glenda that seems to relax the very air around her.  She speaks in a slow, deliberate and thoughtful cadence.  But behind the kindness in her eyes is a fatigue, a tiredness that comes with being a single mother of four.

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I walked out of Upward Transitions feeling hopeful, blessed and, yes, loved. I’m beyond thankful to have met with them and to be assisted by Upward Transitions.

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Thank goodness for Upward Transitions – I don’t know what I would have done without their help!

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