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Outstanding Philanthropic Corporation Award Recognizes Companies That Give Back

Who's Doing Good in Your Community?

Each year Arkansas Community Foundation recognizes local businesses that are committed to good citizenship and worthy philanthropic endeavors. Our Outstanding Philanthropic Corporation of the Year awards are presented at the annual Arkansas Business of the Year ceremony hosted by Arkansas Business.

About the Award

  • Presented: February 2015 at the Arkansas Business of the Year Awards at the Statehouse Convention Center in Little Rock.
  • Eligibility: Generally speaking, any for-profit business in Arkansas is eligible, with the exception of previous winners of this award. See the full list below. Nonprofit and governmental organizations are not eligible for this award.) We're looking for businesses that show a commitment to community service in Arkansas through corporate giving, community leadership and/or employee volunteerism.
  • Nominations: Nominations for this year's awards are closed. We'll accept nominations again in October of 2015. 

Previous Winners

Previous winners of the Outstanding Philanthropic Corporation award cannot be considered again for 10 years.

2013

  • Johnson Dermatology, Fort Smith

  • FNBC, Ash Flat

  • Friday, Eldredge & Clark

2012

  • City Plumbing, Heating & Electric

  • Medic One Ambulance

  • Lockheed Martin Camden Operations

  • Jonesboro City Water & Light - special recognition

2011

  • Nucor Yamato Steel/Nucor Steel Arkansas - Northeast Arkansas Award

  • OK Harvest Foods

  • U.S. Pizza Co.

  • Performance Foodservice

2010

  • Texarkana Community Journal

  • Teleflora, Paragould

  • Tyson Foods

2009

  • Nabholz Construction Services of Conway

  • Arkansas Valley Electric Cooperative Corporation

  • Thoma Thoma

2008

  • Arkansas Best Corporation of Fort Smith

  • Metropolitan National Bank

  • JPMS Cox, PLLC

2007

  • Southwestern Energy Company

  • First National Bank and Trust Company of Mountain Home

  • Snell Prosthetic and Orthotic Laboratory

  • Allegra Print & Imaging of Arkansas, Inc.

2006

  • Simmons First National Corporation

  • Twin City Bank

  • Petit Jean State Bank of Morrilton

  • The Hatcher Agency

2005

  • Weyerhaeuser Company

  • Mitchell, Williams, Selig, Gates & Woodyard, PLLC

  • First Security Bank of Clarksville

2004

  • Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield

  • Delta Dental of Arkansas

  • Aristotle, Inc.

  • ARKAT Nutrition, Inc. of Dumas

2003

  • Walmart Stores, Inc.

  • WELLSCO Telecommunications, Inc. of Paragould

  • Zero Mountain, Inc. of Fort Smith

  • Cat Claws, Inc. of Morrilton

2002

  • Entergy Arkansas

  • KATV Channel 7

  • Avow Technology

  • That Bookstore in Blytheville

2001

  • SBC Southwestern Bell Arkansas

  • Stone & Ward

  • Harps Food Stores, Inc.

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