OCA Ranch Rodeo Committee Presents Great Big Check to the Oklahoma Children's Hospital
Oklahoma Farm Report
12 Mar 2019
When Tim Drummond isn’t tending to his ranch in Northeast Oklahoma, he’s helping Oklahoma children in need of medical help. He does this as Chairman of the Oklahoma Cattlemen’s Association’s Ranch Rodeo Committee which hosts an invitational rodeo each year to raise funds for the Oklahoma Children’s Hospital.
Last weekend Radio Oklahoma Ag Network Associate Farm Director Carson Horn had the opportunity to talk to Drummond before they gave $30,000 in proceeds to the hospital that was raised in 2018 during a timed event at the Lazy E Arena.
Listen as Tim tells Carson how they get the kids from Oklahoma Children’s Hospital involved in the event last weekend, and in August, by clicking the LISTEN bar below.
OCA Ranch Rodeo is often affectionately reffered to as "cowboys helping kids."
“I’ve made it a point to give the hospital more than half of the proceeds of every rodeo we ever put on,” Drummond said with pride. “We also pass the boot during the event and last year I think we raised over $10,000 just passing the boot. That’s not including the $30,000!”
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