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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.

/ September 13, 2018
Molly Carpenter represents the second generation of her family to serve on the board of a local Community Foundation affiliate. She continues her father’s legacy of supporting causes that improve her community.

/ August 20, 2018
When South Arkansas native Glenn Freeman talks about his philosophy on giving, he begins with his roots: “Growing up, my family was poor and didn’t have much, but we were in the same boat as a lot of other people. It was not uncommon for one of us to go next door and borrow a cup of sugar.”

/ August 1, 2018
Better information means better decisions. Community advocates and active philanthropists like Jane Hunt Meade know this to be true. Positive change happens when passionate people are connected to the causes they care about – and have the information they need to make smart giving decisions. Positive change happens when there’s an intentional effort. That’s why Jane, in partnership with Arkansas Community Foundation has organized a “philanthropy club” in northwest Arkansas.

/ July 25, 2018
For those 70 ½ or older, funds from your IRA can be rolled over into a charitable fund that benefits the causes you care about.

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