Kristi Eaton

Kristi Eaton is a freelance journalist based in Tulsa, Oklahoma. Her work has appeared in The New York Times, The Associated Press, The Washington Post and elsewhere. Visit her website at or follow her on Twitter @KristiEaton.

‘It Affects All of Us’: Free Financial Counseling Helps Tulsans Thrive

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Through one-on-one, non-judgmental sessions, Tulsa residents achieve financial goals, sending positive ripples across the community.

Nimble ‘Maker Pods’ Give Fashion Jobs a Light Footprint

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Paskho’s new manufacturing model disperses good-paying jobs among marginalized communities.

The Exchange Program Sending American Teens Across State Lines

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In a divided country, experiencing another state can expand your worldview as much as studying abroad.

To Save Cherokee Language, This Program Pays People to Learn It

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With only 2,000 fluent speakers left, the tribe wants those who love the culture to help preserve it.

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