Nonprofits Archive

Shawn Barnett Selected as New SVP, CFO of CHI St. Vincent (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 5/7/2018 12:00 am

Barnett has been named senior vice president and chief financial officer for CHI St. Vincent in Little Rock. He was previously president and chief operating officer for CHI St. Luke's Health-Memorial, and he has worked as regional CFO for Christus Santa Rosa Health System.

Jennifer Padgett Promoted at Crystal Bridges (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 5/7/2018 12:00 am

Jennifer Padgett has been named assistant curator at Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art in Bentonville.

The Rep In Line for $1M in Matching Grants

by Sarah Campbell-Miller 5/4/2018 03:34 pm

The Arkansas Repertory Theatre's board of directors receives two matching grants potentially worth $1.02 million to fund its "Our Next Act" campaign.

Former State Senate President Jim Argue Dies at 66

by Arkansas Business Staff 5/4/2018 11:12 am

Jim Argue, a former state Senate president and House member who championed education in Arkansas, died yesterday at age 66.

UAMS To Use $1M Gift To Fight Aggressive From Of Breast Cancer

by Arkansas Business Staff 5/3/2018 12:36 pm

The Winthrop P. Rockefeller Cancer Institute at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) will use a $1 million gift to advance research on triple negative breast cancer.

ATU Receives $100K From Windgate For Arts Programs

by Arkansas Business Staff 4/30/2018 10:49 am

The Arkansas Tech University Foundation announced Monday that it has received a $100,000 grant from the Windgate Charitable Foundation that will strengthen the visual arts programs offered on the ATU campus in Russellville.

CARTI Sets New Course, New Vision

by Mark Friedman 4/30/2018 12:00 am

Before Adam Head started as CARTI's president and CEO seven months ago, he knew the cancer treatment organization needed a transfusion.

Todd Herman on Community Engagement as Exhibit A at Arkansas Arts Center

by Arkansas Business Staff 4/30/2018 12:00 am

Todd Herman, director of the Arkansas Arts Center, describes the museum's renovation, and reveals how art changed the course of his life.

Residential Lots Scarce As Northwest Arkansas Draws a Crowd

by Marty Cook 4/30/2018 12:00 am

Space is not the problem for northwest Arkansas as thousands of new arrivals show up each year. The struggle is with affordability.

Update: The Rep, Citing Money Shortfall, Will Suspend Operations

by Lance Turner and Sarah Campbell 4/24/2018 04:08 pm

Arkansas Repertory Theatre's board of directors said Tuesday that it will suspend operations effective immediately and not complete the final production of its current season.

It's a Duck (Editorial)

by Arkansas Business Editors 4/23/2018 12:00 am

A recent editorial perfectly expresses our outrage at Arkansas State University's effort to hide how public money is spent.

Planet Fundraiser Set to Enter Little Rock's Orbit

by Sarah Campbell-Miller 4/23/2018 12:00 am

The CEO of a new mobile app called Planet Fundraiser says his company is expanding into Little Rock and offering businesses a new way to help their communities, retain customers and increase revenue.

A-State Announces New $25,000 Scholarship For Pre-Med Students

by Arkansas Business Staff 4/19/2018 09:34 am

Arkansas State University in Jonesboro announced Thursday the establishment of a $25,000 Arkansas Family Health Foundation Pre-Med Scholarship for full-time upperclassmen with pre-med majors.

Preferred Family Healthcare Hires Betty Dickey as Liaison

by Gwen Moritz 4/16/2018 10:08 am

The Missouri company ensnared in federal criminal cases at home and in Arkansas announced Monday that it has hired former state Supreme Court Justice Betty Dickey to help oversee its Arkansas operations.

Brad Baltz Sets Up New Office as CARTI Door Continues to Turn

by Arkansas Business Staff 4/16/2018 12:00 am

Even as CARTI was laying off six of his former support staffers last week, Dr. Brad Baltz was firming up plans for resuming his medical practice.

River Rock, Entegrity Build Renewable Features Into Daily Work

by Kyle Massey 4/16/2018 12:00 am

Arkansas builders are incorporating solar energy into everyday projects, from residences to commercial businesses to schools to prisons.

Listen Up, PR People (Gwen Moritz Editor's Note)

by Gwen Moritz 4/16/2018 12:00 am

If you have a story to pitch me, bring it on. But I never forget that I'm working for my readers, not your client.

Head to Lead Operations, Development at Venture Center (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 4/16/2018 12:00 am

Jessica Head has been hired as a director of operations and program development for the Venture Center in Little Rock.

CARTI Lays Off 17 Employees, Eliminates 5 More Positions

by Mark Friedman 4/13/2018 10:55 am

CARTI of Little Rock eliminated 22 positions on Thursday, including 17 that were occupied, as part of what CEO Adam Head called a restructuring aimed at making the cancer treatment nonprofit "strong and sustainable."

Stephens, Economics Arkansas Launch Free Enterprise Education Program

by Arkansas Business Staff 4/9/2018 09:14 am

Stephens Inc. of Little Rock and Economics Arkansas, an educational nonprofit, have created an umbrella PreK-12 program focused on free enterprise education for schools and students across the state.