The Annual Reception for Oklahoma’s Kid Governor® Program Has Been Rescheduled to October 3, 2023

Breaking News: The 2023 ‘Kid Governor®’ reception to benefit the efforts of the Oklahoma Institute for Child Advocacy (OICA) has been rescheduled to next fall.

Originally set for this evening (May 23) the program is now set for the evening of Tuesday, October 3, 2023 at the Will Rogers Theater, 4322 North Western Avenue, in Oklahoma City, 73118.

Attendance is limited to 50 couples for the event co-hosted by Governor George and Donna Nigh, Governor David and Rhonda Walters, Governor Frank and Cathy Keating, Governor Brad and Kim Henry, and

Governor Mary Fallin-Christensen and Wade Christensen.

The special guest of honor is Oklahoma’s 2023 “Kid Governor®,” Mila O’Brien of Enid.

Donations will help us bring this program to our goal of more than 2,000 Oklahoma fifth-grade students in 2023. Tickets are $1,000 per couple, without photo; or $1,500 per couple, includes your picture with the former Oklahoma governors.

For information:

Another option: $3,500 Special for Heroes Ball (July 29, 2023) and Kid Governor Reception. The latter option includes a $2,500 sponsorship for Heroes Ball AND a $1,500 package for Kid Governor® Reception – a savings of $500, organizers say.

For information on the summer Heroes Ball, go to:

For additional information, up-to-date news or to sort out options, contact: OK Institute for Child Advocacy | 2915 N Classen Blvd, Suite 320, Oklahoma City, OK 73106, , 405-236-5437.