Nonprofits Archive

$1.7M Donated to Arkansas Children's Northwest

by Arkansas Business Staff 1/5/2018 11:10 am

The Arkansas Children's Foundation announced this week that the Whitaker Family Foundation and businessman Sam Mathias have donated a combined $1.7 million to Arkansas Children's Northwest hospital.

Update: Real Estate Deals Total $3.3M

by Arkansas Business Staff 1/2/2018 10:23 am

Recent real estate transactions include several apartments, land and a warehouse/office complex.

Arkansas Community Foundation Adds Lauren Morris (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 1/1/2018 12:00 am

Lauren Morris has joined the Arkansas Community Foundation in Little Rock as affiliate program director.

The Year in Executive Q&A: 2017

by Gwen Moritz 1/1/2018 12:00 am

We asked 51 Arkansas business leaders to weigh in on challenge and success throughout 2017.

Charity Gets A Jolt From Tax Law — But Due to Drop Next Year

by Associated Press 12/28/2017 07:27 am

In this season of giving, charity seems to be getting an extra jolt because next year the popular tax deduction for donations will lose a lot of its punch.

In the Workplace 2018: What to Know About Expanded Concealed Carry

by Jacob Lively 12/27/2017 07:05 am

Changes to Arkansas' concealed carry laws have left many employers with questions about what rights their employees have and whether non-employees are allowed to bring a concealed weapon onto a business' premises.

Missouri Plea Deal Points to Rusty Cranford, Eddie Cooper

by Gwen Moritz 12/19/2017 09:03 am

A political operative who pleaded guilty Monday to a federal felony in Missouri was involved in a conspiracy with Arkansas lobbyists fitting the descriptions of Milton R. "Rusty" Cranford and former state Rep. Eddie Cooper of Melbourne.

Arkansas Business Year in Review: Notable Deaths of 2017

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/18/2017 12:00 am

Frank Broyles, Oaklawn's Charles Cella, Arkansas journalist Roy Reed, Aromatique founder Patti Upton and Townsend Wolfe, who headed the Arkansas Arts Center from 1968-2002 were among the notable Arkansans who died this year.

A Detail-Oriented Holiday (Gwen Moritz Editor's Note)

by Gwen Moritz 12/18/2017 12:00 am

Merry Christmas to you all, with my very best wishes for a happy and prosperous 2018.

Good People of Business (Editorial)

by Arkansas Business Editors 12/18/2017 12:00 am

May this time of the rolling year be a comfort to you, and may we all remember the business poor Marley forgot: charity, mercy, forbearance and benevolence

'The Owner Has a Lot of Card Games' - Best Quotes of 2017

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/18/2017 12:00 am

They said it, we only quoted them. Here are some of the best things said in 2017.

Arkansas Business Year in Review: Best & Worst of 2017

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/18/2017 12:00 am

High times and low moments were both enjoyed by Arkansas readers in 2017.

Top 10 Arkansas Business Stories from 2017

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/18/2017 12:00 am

These are the top 10 news stories that defined 2017 in Arkansas' business world.

Consider Middle Managers in Growth Plans (Jim Karrh On Marketing)

by Jim Karrh 12/18/2017 12:00 am

Is middle management dead? As industry after industry has felt the effects of consolidation and disintermediation, the ranks of middle managers have, in many cases, dwindled.

Kathy French Heading Development for Vera Lloyd (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/18/2017 12:00 am

Kathy French has been named director of development in the Little Rock administrative office of Vera Lloyd Presbyterian Family Services, which has a residential campus in Monticello.

Sherece West-Scantlebury on Who Gets Grants from Winthrop Rockefeller Foundation

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/18/2017 12:00 am

Sherece West-Scantlebury has been involved in philanthropy for 25 years.

Top Online Stories of 2017: Fake Will Story Commanded the Clicks

by Lance Turner 12/18/2017 12:00 am

Top web pieces at ArkansasBusiness.com ran the gamut from corruption to Tyson, property deals to zombies.

Windgate Foundation Donates $40M for Art District at UA

by Sarah Campbell-Miller 12/13/2017 09:44 am

The Windgate Charitable Foundation has donated $40 million to the University of Arkansas for the creation of a new Windgate Art & Design District in south Fayetteville.

Director of Crystal Bridges' Momentary to Speak at Chamber Lunch

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/13/2017 08:36 am

The Greater Bentonville Area Chamber of Commerce says that Lieven Bertels will be the keynote for its annual State of the Chamber lunch on Jan. 25.

CHI St. Vincent Readies $50M Plan for Central Arkansas

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/11/2017 12:00 am

CHI St. Vincent of Little Rock is expected to release details in January on a multi-year strategic plan that calls for spending more than $50 million.