REI Women’s Business Center Tour visits Okmulgee

Barbara Rackley, in partnership with the REI Women’s Business Center, brought 22 tourists through Okmulgee Wednesday to visit women ran businesses. Visitors were treated to a lunch provided by the Lokal and were also informed of the Okmulgee Rising movement through three presenters: President of OSUIT Dr. Bill Path, Executive Director of Okmulgee Chamber of Commerce Kay Rabbitt-Brower and President of Okmulgee Main Street Chris Azbell. After lunch and the presentation, members of Okmulgee Main Street Margaret Hess and Julie Roberds gave tours of downtown businesses, such as Truly Yours, Funky Blessings, and the Dowry. Visitors were also provided a tour a of the renovated McBrayer Lofts. 

(Kaitlyn Dillard/

Times Staff)

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