American Tourist: A Night on the Orient Express is an annual fundraiser hosted by Upward Transitions to help the homeless.
The fundraiser kicks off at 6:30 pm on Saturday, June 7. It will be a night full of exotic and adventurous foods from local restaurants, auctions, and prizes including a 7-day trip to Paris and London!
Located at The the National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum in Oklahoma City, this fundraiser is meant to help raise funds for our homeless community.
Upward Transitions offers a wide variety of programs, including financial assistance with rent and utilities, relocation for victims of domestic violence and transitional housing for homeless families. Upward Transitions also directs clients to resources that assist with life skills training and education to improve their employment potential.
For nearly 90 years, Upward Transitions has touched the lives of Oklahomans, elevating those in need, stranded or homeless to a position of self-sufficiency.
Bill and Leslie hear about all the fun that is expected at this year's event.