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Let’s work together to make Arkansas the best state it can be. If you love giving, we can help. Get connected to the tools and information you need to be a more effective giver.

/ December 8, 2016
The Simon Prize for Excellence in Mathematics for Girls Endowment was created to foster interest, aptitude and achievement in the field of mathematics for girls in grades five through seven at Simon.

/ November 14, 2016
Along with more than 780 community foundations across the US, we're celebrating Community Foundation Week and the partnerships our work has allowed us to create to promote smart giving to improve our state's communities.

/ November 10, 2016
This Veterans Day, the Community Foundation wants to honor and thank all of those who have served in our country’s military. We believe that all Americans can agree on the need to support the brave service members who embody integrity and support our freedom—a freedom that allows the Community Foundation to engage diverse groups of people, connect a wide range of resources and collaborate to inspire solutions to build communities through strategic partnerships and smart giving. We invite you to read more about one civic-minded veteran who continues to give back through a Community Foundation fund…

/ October 28, 2016
The Arkansas Campaign for Grade-Level Reading’s (AR-GLR) “Make Every Day Count” initiative is an effort to help schools, districts and communities track chronic absence, and to develop and implement plans for keeping children in classrooms. Data show that when children miss too much school, they miss out on critical instruction—and are less likely to read proficiently.

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