RTT Blog

Ms. Paula

Ms. Paula her son had been trying to fix up their home on their own but did not have the physical and financial abilities to complete the repairs. The bathroom was unfinished and Ms Paula couldn't take a shower there because the walls were unfinished. She recently had knee surgery and was in need of a higher toilet and safety modifications to make her home a safe place to age in place. Read Ms. Paula's story here.

Ms. Mary

Ms. Mary is 93 years old and has lived in her home for 73 years. Her roof was caving in and her bathroom was unsafe for her as she aged. Learn how Rebuilding Together Tulsa made a difference for Ms. Mary with the generosity of funders and supporters!

Ms. Bessie

Ms.Bessie is 85 years old and has lived in her home for 26 years. She loves to bake and welcomes friends into her home with open arms. A surgery for a brain tumor, a back surgery and joint problems have made it difficult for her to get around her home on her own. She uses a walker and assistance from a healthcare provider.

Happier and Safer

Mr. Mazen didn't know where to turn when he needed a new roof and safety repairs so he and his wife would continue to have a safe place to raise their children.


Ms. Sarah has lived in her home for 30 years. As a senior citizen age has taken a small toll on her. She is physically and financially unable to keep up with home repairs, which left the home unsafe, and in despair.