The Opportunity Center Board of Directors governs the Opportunity
Center programs. The Board oversees both the
vocational and the
residential programs available to
those with developmental disabilities in Kay County. Meeting monthly
policies governing the programs are reviewed ensuring the best
possible programs are offered to the clients.
The Kay County Council for the Opportunity Center owns and governs
the property utilized by the Opportunity Center. The Council is also
the fund-raising and marketing arm of the Opportunity Center. The
Council holds an annual membership drive
to support the property and has two fund-raising events,
“Princess for a Night” Father-Daughter Dance
and the Champagne Brunch for
capital projects. The Council also operates two
thrift shops in Kay County.
The Opportunity Center Foundation Board of Directors oversees the
perpetual funding stream, The Opportunity Center Foundation.
Established in 1963 the Foundation provides annual operation monies
to the Center. The Cherokee Strip Golf Classic,
estate gifts provide financial support
to the Foundation.