Thank you to all who supported our 2024 fundraising event, The Bood, The Bad, & The Barbecue! We appreciate each and every contribution, ticket purchase, and sponsorship. Make plans to join us on May 10, 2025 at the Hughes Ranch for the 27th annual fundraiser to benefit Elder Care.

You are invited to The 26th Annual The Good, The Bad & The Barbecue charity event on Saturday May 11, 2024 hosted by Robert Hughes and family & the Hughes Ranch.  Join us in celebrating with The Clydesdales, a Horseshoe Ring Toss, Silent and Live Auction and live entertainment.   Will you ride with The Good or The Bad this year?  See y’all real soon.

Tickets may be purchased at the event. Event opens at 6:00 pm.

Proceeds are used to benefit Elder Care and a portion of each ticket purchased is tax deductible per the IRS guidelines, please consult your tax attorney or CPA for details.  


Our 2024 Presenting Sponsors

Sponsorships are available. If you are interested in becoming a sponsor, please contact Angie Thompson, Director of Development at (918) 336-8500.


Have Questions?


For additional information please call (918) 336-8500 or contact Angie Thompson, Development Director, at

About Elder Care

Elder Care is a non-profit organization designed to be the central coordinator of services for mature adults and their families. Our team is here to help you live a healthy, happy, & independent life!

Established in 1983, Elder Care provides innovative programs through a customized care plan for each individual. Our goal is to link you and your family with the best services available to meet your unique needs. We take pride in being a comprehensive professional resource for aging services in Washington, Nowata, and Osage county.

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With your help, Elder Care is making a joyful difference in the lives seniors, caregivers, and their families. These are parents and grandparents, friends and neighbors, your loved ones, or the loved ones of people you know. Through skilled outpatient therapy, companion services, adult day health and activity center, health clinic, and many other programs, those who use our services are able to enhance their sense of well-being and maintain their independence.