Texarkana Area Community Foundation

Ken Cox, Executive Director
1101 Couch Street
Texarkana AR 71854 


Texarkana Area Community Foundation Arkansas Community Foundation's oldest affiliate office, serving Southwest Arkansas since 1987.  We're unique in that our work straddles the Texas and Arkansas State Line, like our home city, Texarkana, USA.  We serve Bowie County in Texas and Miller, Little River, Hempstead, Howard and Sevier Counties in Arkansas.  

Local Board Members

  • Stoney Walker, chair
  • Mark Bledsoe
  • Brian Goesl
  • Jennifer Lacefield
  • Cindy Marsh
  • Ron Mills
  • Randy Moore
  • William Morris
  • Larry Oxford
  • David Parker
  • Clay Roberts
  • Lisa Shoalmire
  • Warren Smith



Grant Opportunities

Giving Tree Grants

Grants for general charitable purposes. Nonprofits, schools, government agencies and other charitable organizations serving the Texarkana area may apply. Applications are accepted July 10 - August 15 each year. Learn more >>

Science Initiative for Middle Schools (SIMS) Grants

Our SIMS program provides $500 awards to public middle school science teachers (grades 5-8) to purchase consumable science materials. Applications are accepted July 1 - October 1. Learn more >>

Our affiliate offices work locally in every corner of Arkansas. Find the affiliate near you.

Giving Locally


Phone: (501) 372-1116
Fax: (501) 372-1166
Email Us


1400 West Markham
Suite 206
Little Rock, AR 72201

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