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/ November 1, 2016
Arnell Willis, Sr. grew up in the 50s in the small segregated town we know as West Helena, Arkansas, located in Phillips County. Growing up in the Delta region presented many hardships, but through the lessons taught by his mother, Laura Nelson and his aunt, Lillie May Stevenson, Arnell was able to overcome incredible odds and achieve his American dream.

/ 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.

/ September 22, 2016
Learn more how an IRA Charitable Rollover can help you meet your charitable goals while also saving you money on taxes.

/ September 9, 2016
ArkansasGives has impacted so many nonprofits and the work they're doing across our state - so why is it ending? Read more here on plans for the future of ArkansasGives and how the Community Foundation will continue partnering with nonprofits.

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