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Owasso, OK: Ribbon cutting on new adult autism services

Sept 19, 2022, Tulsa World: A New Leaf cuts ribbon on new Owasso Retail Garden Center https://tulsaworld.com/community/owasso/news/a-new-leaf-cuts-ribbon-on-new-owasso-retail-garden-center/article_83d836d8-384f-11ed-942b-5bb7d38cac18.html

A New Leaf hosted the grand opening of its new Retail Garden Center earlier this month. Staff at the local nonprofit joined community leaders along with Owasso Chamber officials on Thursday, Sept. 15, to cut a ribbon on the new facility, located in A New Leaf’s Owasso “agrihood,” The Village, at 8535 N. Memorial Dr.

The 50-acre, $20 million community was built as an extension of the organization’s Broken Arrow headquarters, where staff is devoted to helping improve the lives of adults with developmental disabilities and autism.

A New Leaf’s Retail Garden Center was established to give clients an opportunity to harvest and learn about various plants and then sell them to the public, reinvesting the funds back into The Village….

Thursday’s ribbon-cutting ceremony came just few months after the nonprofit held the official grand opening of The Village. The nonprofit has since welcomed its Transition Academy students, hosted a tour with U.S. Sen. James Lankford and facilitated Owasso People First’s inaugural meeting.

Staff at the local nonprofit joined community leaders along with Owasso Chamber officials on Thursday, Sept. 15, to cut a ribbon on the new facility, located in A New Leaf’s Owasso “agrihood,” The Village, at 8535 N. Memorial Dr.