Nonprofits Archive

Arkansas Sees Increase in Residents with Alzheimer's

by Associated Press 4/2/2018 06:50 am

The number of people diagnosed with Alzheimer's dementia is expected to grow on a state and regional level in the coming years.

VP, Foundation President Latest to Leave CARTI

by Arkansas Business Staff 4/2/2018 12:00 am

Rebecca Pearrow is no longer vice president of business development for CARTI. Kathi Jones has also announced her retirement after more than 12 years as president of the CARTI Foundation.

Mike Sells Pushes Tourism In 2 Corners of State

by Kyle Massey 4/2/2018 12:00 am

The Sells Agency retains its Fayetteville contract and adds Texarkana to tourism client list.

Forrest Whichard Named VP at CHI St. Vincent (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 4/2/2018 12:00 am

Forrest Whichard has been hired as vice president of operations for CHI St. Vincent in Little Rock.

NWA Reaps $137M In Economic Benefits From Bicycling

by Arkansas Business Staff 3/30/2018 10:18 am

Bicycling provided $137 million in economic benefits to northwest Arkansas in 2017, according to three new studies by the Walton Family Foundation.

First Pentecostal Buys Up More Land in NLR

by Arkansas Business Staff 3/26/2018 12:00 am

Church land in North Little Rock; an office building, retail project and commercial land in Little Rock; and a rural residence in west Pulaski County form this week's group of multimillion-dollar real estate transactions.

What Would Jesus Rationalize? (Gwen Moritz Editor's Note)

by Gwen Moritz 3/26/2018 12:00 am

I hope I never get accustomed to public officials being on the take, but it's especially disheartening when they use religion as part of their rationalization. And I'm detecting a pattern.

Plan Now for a 'Black Sky Event' (David Maxwell Commentary)

by David Maxwell 3/26/2018 12:00 am

The causes that would trigger a black sky event take the response and restoration to a new level. In a longer electrical outage, the cascading effects magnify.

Second Bass Pro Sale Produces $25.4 Million (Real Deals)

by George Waldon 3/26/2018 12:00 am

An affiliate of the Diane & Guilford Glazer Foundation in Beverly Hills, California, purchased the 104,359-SF project at 1 Bass Pro Drive.

Ashley Golleher Selected to Head Government Relations at Tech (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 3/26/2018 12:00 am

Ashley Golleher has been named director of government relations at Arkansas Tech University in Russellville.

After Baltz Firing, CARTI Issues Statement

by Lance Turner 3/19/2018 10:59 am

CARTI CEO Adam Head and Dr. Balan Nair, CARTI's medical director, issue a statement after the firing of Dr. Brad Baltz, CARTI's highest paid oncologist.

Baltz Fired, Standridge Laid Off at CARTI

by Arkansas Business Staff 3/19/2018 12:00 am

Dr. Brad Baltz, an oncologist at CARTI, was fired last week.

Grove at Pleasant Ridge Visited By $19M Sale (Real Deals)

by George Waldon 3/19/2018 12:00 am

An investment group led by Canyon View Capital of Santa Cruz, California, bought The Grove at Pleasant Ridge in west Little Rock.

UCA Receives $390K From Conway Regional To Support Nursing Programs

by Arkansas Business Staff 3/14/2018 02:46 pm

The University of Central Arkansas and Conway Regional Health System announces a partnership to address a statewide nursing shortage.

Annual Show Lets Newport Show Off Artists, and Itself

by Kyle Massey 3/12/2018 12:00 am

Starting next month, a resurgent downtown Newport will host events on 22 of 26 weekends, culminating in late September with Depot Days, the city's signature music festival.

Big River Trail Blazing Adds More Mileage To Tourism Byway

by George Waldon 3/12/2018 12:00 am

A nearly $1.6 million project will mark an important step toward creating a biking-hiking corridor along the full length of the state's Mississippi River valley.

ACE Glass Construction President to Lead National Organization

by Arkansas Business Staff 3/8/2018 11:01 am

The American Subcontractors Association, a national trade organization, has elected Courtney Little of ACE Glass Construction in Little Rock as its 2018-19 president.

Winrock Hires New Hub Director

by Arkansas Business Staff 3/7/2018 12:12 pm

Winrock International announced Wednesday the appointment of Christopher Jones, Ph.D., as executive director and lead maker of the nonprofit Arkansas Regional Innovation Hub in North Little Rock, effective Monday.

CARTI Losses Lessen

by Arkansas Business Staff 3/5/2018 12:00 am

The cancer treatment nonprofit reported a net loss before depreciation of $1.5 million for the six-month period that ended Dec. 31 compared with a loss of $2.7 million during the same period in 2016.

Recent Real Estate Deals Total $1.7 Million

by Arkansas Business Staff 3/1/2018 02:31 pm

Recent transactions include church deals, warehouse and office building.