Nonprofits Archive

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.

Tax Reform Poses Threat to Historic Preservation Program

by Jan Cottingham 12/11/2017 12:00 am

Tax reform proposals wending their way through Congress threaten federal historic tax credits, financial incentives that Arkansas developers, government officials and historic preservationists say have been crucial to economic development efforts in the state.

In Becoming an Arts Beacon, UA Refurbishes a Landmark

by Marty Cook 12/11/2017 12:00 am

Jeannie Hulen's ambition to promote the learning of art at the University of Arkansas received an enormous boost this summer when the Walton Family Charitable Support Foundation gave the school a $120 million gift.

Deborah Temple to Head Lending at Communities Unlimited (Movers & Shakers)

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

Deborah Temple has been named director of lending at Communities Unlimited Inc., a nonprofit community development financial institution in Little Rock.

Walmart to Award $1.12M in Grants Wednesday

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/5/2017 10:04 am

Walmart will host a “Day of Giving” in Little Rock at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday to award Walmart Foundation Arkansas State Giving grants totaling $1.12 million to 11 nonprofits.

Heifer Plans New England Farm Sale

by Arkansas Business Staff 11/27/2017 12:00 am

It's probably inside baseball meaningful mostly to the Heifer International crowd, but the nonprofit, based in Little Rock, is looking to sell its 270-acre Heifer Farm in Rutland, Massachusetts, 61 miles west of Boston.

Bass Pro, Hooters Site Yields $23M Tandem Sale (Real Deals)

by George Waldon 11/27/2017 12:00 am

The sale-leaseback of Little Rock's 104,359-SF Bass Pro Shops spawned a $21.89 million transaction.

CARTI Posts 2-Month Loss: $1.4 Million

by Mark Friedman 11/27/2017 12:00 am

Adam Head, CARTI's president and CEO, attributed the loss in the first two months to lower than expected patient volume and to payments made to its management consultant.

Alloplastic Reconstruction Finds New Home

by Sarah Campbell-Miller 11/21/2017 09:28 am

Land was sold and donated, and a building was bought in the second half of October.

ASU Trustees Approve Lease For $29M North End Zone Project

by Sarah Campbell-Miller 11/20/2017 01:02 pm

The Arkansas State University Board of Trustees in a special meeting Monday approved a lease that will kick-start the $29 million north end zone expansion project at Centennial Bank Stadium on the Jonesboro campus.

B&B Solutions Facility Draws $2.2M Sale (Real Deals)

by George Waldon 11/20/2017 12:00 am

Woodmont Mabelvale LLC of New York bought the 38,000-SF office-warehouse facility in southwest Little Rock from BNBS Properties LLC, led by Jerry Spears.

Pody Gay to Lead Museum of Discovery Network (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 11/20/2017 12:00 am

Pody Gay has joined the Museum of Discovery in Little Rock as director of the Discovery Network, a consortium of museums, library systems, schools, university STEM centers and a Head Start program in Arkansas.

Goodwill Arkansas Names Brian Marsh President, CEO

by Arkansas Business Staff 11/16/2017 01:01 pm

Goodwill Arkansas says former COO Brian Marsh of Alexander had been named president and CEO.

Nabholz Foundation Donates $450K For Nursing Programs at ACH

by Arkansas Business Staff 11/15/2017 01:35 pm

The Nabholz Charitable Foundation pledged $450,000 to support continuing education and training for nurses at Arkansas Children's Hospital.