Welcome baby Mason!

     One of the most fun things we do here at CPO are showers!  Every new mama who attends group regularly gets a baby shower or a personal shower.  This week we celebrated Elisabeth and her baby Mason.  Mason was born on June 23rd, 2021.  He weighed 7lbs and 10 ozs and was 20.5 inches […]

The served, serving others!

We’ve seen this happen over an over.  A woman comes to CPO in crisis and gets help from CPO.  Then years later, she returns to serve others.  Below is an interview with one such gal.  We love you Hannah! An Interview with Hannah Albright By Christina Domer When did you first join the CPO family? I […]

At Work with CPO

Meet Sarah.  She has worked in the CPO office since last spring.  She is a senior at Oral Roberts University majoring in Social Work and plans to attend law school in the spring.  Sadly, her fall schedule won’t allow her to work for CPO.  So we are in the process of hiring someone to replace […]

Summer Happenings

By Kelly Jacobson I thought Id fill you all in on some of the things that have been going on at CPO this summer.  We’ve had a number of walk-ins.  I love to show women around our new place.  They are always so impressed.  One expectant mom said she felt loved just by stepping in the door!  […]

Letter from a grateful Birth Mother

Hello everyone, thank you for taking the time to read my personal story.   My name is Dorothy Smart and I am a CPO birth mother.  I came to Tulsa 4 months pregnant, broken, scared and had just graduated a 7 month stay at a rehabilitation center.  I needed help for myself and my unborn child.  […]

How CPO led me to Law School

How CPO led me to Law School By Isaac Jacobson, CPO Adoptee I took the crumpled note shoved in my pocket with my sweaty palm and squished it into the crevices of the dusty stones that formed the Western Wall—the last wall still erect from the Holy Temple built in the Biblical period—located in the […]

New Adoptee Support Group

We have some exciting news to announce! Beginning in August we will offer an adoptee support group meeting!! We will meet the third Thursday of every month at the same time the adoptive family support group is meeting across the hall. The last couple of years at the waiting family workshop we have had an […]

Cheryl Says for July 2021

I spent part of this weekend with a precious young woman who called me in 1985 from a northern state. She had heard about CPO from an acquaintance in Oklahoma and was in need of immediate help. She was young and pregnant and receiving no support from her family or friends. This young woman was […]

CPO asks, “Why do you serve?”

We asked Rhonda Fisher, CPO assistant Director and Board Member, Why do you serve at CPO? Pictured is Birth Mother Amanda, daughter Milly and Rhonda Fisher I always knew I wanted to adopt someday, but I just didn’t know how/when/where. When I first heard about CPO, I have to be honest… I was glad it […]

My Mother’s Love by Ahnah Katsis

If you were not able to read my previous post about my adoption story, then let me give you a brief overview. I was adopted as a baby and have a great relationship with my birth mom. She got married when I was only 3 and she and her husband have 6 children together. My […]