Bill Shaffer Foundation
The Bill Shaffer Foundation is a Non-profit Organization Encouraging and Supporting Youth Leadership Development in Northeastern Oklahoma.
Encourage interest in youth activities sponsored by the Boy Scouts of America and other youth-oriented community organizations;
Promote the welfare of the youth members of these organizations;
Encourage participation in events sponsored by these organizations; and,
Provide financial support to the activities of these organizations.
In order to achieve it's mission, the Bill Shaffer Foundation provides:
Scholarships to camps, competitions, high adventure bases, and Jamborees
Grants for youth development organizations such as Troop 26, STEAM Post 26, Troop 126 (Tulsa's first all-girl troop), and the Tulsa Dream Center.
Support for area youth events such as the District Camporee, annual Eagle Scout Recognition Banquet, and others.
Over the past five years this nonprofit corporation has provided $10,000 in summer camp and Jamboree scholarships; $15,000 in support of STEAM Post 26, a multi-age and gender competitive robotics team; and over $5,000 in support for special events in our area including the Vietnam Memorial Wall That Heals and hundreds of patches for local camporees and events.