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Nowata, OK (November 8, 2017) – Nowata Public School District was honored Wednesday for their efforts to improve health through the Tobacco Settlement Endowment Trust (TSET) Healthy School District Incentive Grant program.

To receive the $3,000 incentive grant, Nowata Public Schools put a variety of policies and strategies in place to promote health and wellness for students and staff. The district used the grant funds to purchase greenhouse equipment and supplies.

Stilwell, OK (November 7, 2017) – Dahlonegah Public School District was honored Tuesday for their efforts to improve health through the Tobacco Settlement Endowment Trust (TSET) Healthy School District Incentive Grant program.

To receive the $1,500 incentive grant, Dahlongeah School put a variety of policies and strategies in place to promote health and wellness for students and staff. The district used the grant funds to purchase health assessment equipment, playground equipment and nature trail improvements.

Oklahoma City (Nov. 1, 2017) – The TSET Board of Directors will consider a proposal to increase funding to health and human services agencies facing deep cuts in an effort to offset reductions that would impact vulnerable senior citizens and children in need of mental health services.

TSET Board of Directors Chair Don Millican said Wednesday he will ask board members to vote on a proposal to utilize $3.08 million in endowment earnings to provide one-time funding for senior meals statewide and mental health crisis teams for children.

Mill Creek, OK (October 30, 2017) – Mill Creek Public School District was honored Monday for their efforts to improve health through the Tobacco Settlement Endowment Trust (TSET) Healthy School District Incentive Grant program.

To receive the $3,000 incentive grant, Mill Creek Public Schools put a variety of policies and strategies in place to promote health and wellness for students and staff. The district will use grant funds to purchase an Automatic External Defibrillator (AED) and PE equipment.

Tushka, OK (October 30, 2017) – Tushka Public School District and both the elementary and high schools were honored Monday for their efforts to improve health through the Tobacco Settlement Endowment Trust (TSET) Healthy School District and Healthy Schools Incentive Grant program.

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Julie Bisbee

Julie Bisbee
Director of Public Information and Outreach
405-521-4992
julieb@tset.ok.gov