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Teasing Out Our Touting Targets (Pt 1)

Jul. 29, 2014 - 2:15PM

Beyond strategic focusing and financial impact, one of the major goals of any campaign is positive press. You want the community to see what great, legitimate work you’re doing. You also want the community to see respected and recognizable ...

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Unraveling the Tuition Mystery

Jul. 24, 2014 - 4:00PM

On Tuesday I opened the gates on a challenging two-part question with “Why did OC invest so much (or at all) in ________?” Today, I want to address one possible Part 2 of said question: “…when tuition is high and could be ...

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About the Author

Will Blanchard Will Blanchard ('07) serves as OC's Director of Advancement Operations and assists President John deSteiguer and Vice President Kent Allen as manager of the Thrive Campaign. Passionate about the Kingdom, the Eagles, and "living life to eleven," Will serves as a manager and copywriter on many Advancement efforts, including the OC Callout and Homeward. He and his wife, Amy ('09), and their lil' Eagles, Penny and Lincoln, live to play in Edmond. You can reach Will (and he'd consider it a pleasure) at or 405.425.5115.