Business/Retail Development Claiborn Taulbert
Education Dr. Pauline Harris
Marketing/Communications Turner Goodrum
Housing/Homeownership Terri Gateward
Worforce Development Mareo Johnson
Get Involved with North Tulsa Economic Development Initiatives
NTEDi is a non-profit organization recognized in the State of Oklahoma; an organization desiring to expand its influence in support of the low income underserved north Tulsa Community. However, in an effort to expand our ability to positively impact the community and Tulsa as a whole we found it necessary to seek non-profit 501(c)(3) status with the Internal Revenue Service.
Economic Development via a public/private partnership (corporation) to ‘Rebuilding North Tulsa one project at a time’. One aspect of the program is to provide a vehicle to create, attract, retain, and expand business,which is primarily carried out through various initiatives listed below:
Pictured, Turner Goodrum
Councilor Jack Henderson
Ken Yazel, Counter Assessor
Dr. Lana Turner-Addison
Dr. Joyce McCLellan
NTEDi is a grassroots non-profit organization dedicated to improving the quality of life for families in north Tulsa. It is important that we work together and do more to help support the continued development of the north Tulsa community. NTEDi members have worked for more than eight years to design and support revitalization plans for the north Tulsa and the Tulsa community. NTEDi invites you to join us in our efforts, by becoming a member. Please consider membership with us, membership fee for individuals is $25.00 a year.
Wednesday, November 15th from 4:30 – 8:30pm at the Cox Business Center as we continue to celebrate entrepreneurship in Tulsa with the Kiva Tulsa Launch and Tulsa StartUp Series Demo Day Finals!
The event kicks off at 4:30pm with the Kiva Tulsa launch as more than twenty Oklahoma businesses will be set up to meet you and share their story. If you’ve lent on Kiva to one of the businesses already, it’s a great opportunity to meet them in person. If you’re interested in lending to one, you’ll be able to on the spot at one of the lending stations or on your smart phone. To learn more about Kiva Tulsa, here is a short video overview.
After the Kiva Tulsa press conference at 5:30pm, the Demo Day Finals will begin at 6:30pm. EcoClean Baby, Patterson Innovations, Press Café x Yoga, ReLiveIt and ToyVac will pitch live for their chance to be named the Demo Day Winner and walk away with $15,000 among other prizes to advance their business. At the conclusion of the evening, we’ll announce which of the five startups is walking away with the grand prize.
We look forward to continuing to celebrate and support Tulsa entrepreneurs with you!
Membership dues are for 12 months and effective at the time payment is received. We look forward to your and/or the organizations membership in NTEDi, an organization focused on providing support to community based economic development endeavors and building healthy communities.