Scissortail changes lives through community development, economic empowerment, workforce development, and social impact across Oklahoma.

We are a nonprofit committed to community development in Oklahoma


Why we exist

Scissortail is chartered as a Community Development Corporation.  We are a 501(c)3 non-profit committed to community building – to increase the abilities of ordinary people to earn income, accumulate savings and own a home and business.

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Scissortail’s ChoiceMatters program is the primary parent voice and resource to parents for education choice issues in Oklahoma.

Through our grassroots network we are engaged in parent education and outreach, especially to the Hispanic community. 

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Who we serve

Scissortail’s primary focus is to increase the vitality of low-income Oklahomans.

In collaboration with other CDCs or non-profits in Oklahoma whose missions are complementary, Scissortail will extend our reach and outreach.

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