Save the Date For #ArkansasGives

We’re excited to participate in the last year of ArkansasGives! Mark your calendars. The big day is April 6th!!   What is ArkansasGives? More than just a day of giving, ArkansasGives offers an opportunity to come together for one common goal: to empower and support our state’s nonprofits. The motto for ArkansasGives by the Arkansas
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AKR hires new Community Relations Director

Little Rock native and Harding University graduate Matthew DeSalvo has been chosen as the new Director of Community Relations for local children’s literacy non-profit, AR Kids Read.   DeSalvo brings a wealth of knowledge to the position from his undergraduate degree in public administration, including his capstone paper about how illiteracy impacts individuals from lower
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UALR Students Recruited to be AR Kids Read Tutors

At least eight University of Arkansas at Little Rock students were recruited to be AR Kids Read tutors during the university’s service learning fair.   “We just asked students three simple questions: do you like to read, do you like kids, and do you have one hour a week of free time,” explained Charlie Conklin, Executive
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