“Our theme isn’t jobs, jobs, jobs. Rather it is to bring back the kids to their hometown,” said John Larsen, CEO of HomeMovie.com (www.homemovie.com). Larsen started a program, Bring Back the Kids, in the small town of Winthrop, WA (population 350) to connect former residents with career opportunities in their hometown.
Source: The Agurban E-Zine, Issue 64, Feb
As a resident of one of those rural Oklahoma communities bringing back the kids is top priority. McCray is on target with her comments.