Nonprofits Archive

Bar Association Honors Attorney Bill Waddell for Pro Bono Work (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 8/28/2017 12:00 am

Bill Waddell was recognized earlier this month as one of five recipients of the American Bar Association's Pro Bono Publico Award for 2017.

UAMS Names Associtate Deans to College of Medicine (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 8/28/2017 12:00 am

Dr. Charlotte Hobbs has been named executive associate dean for clinical and translational research at the College of Medicine at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences in Little Rock, and Richard P. Morrison has been named executive associate dean for research.

UA Little Rock Raised $18M In 2016-17

by Arkansas Business Staff 8/25/2017 02:12 pm

Donors contributed $18 million in new gifts and pledges to the University of Arkansas at Little Rock during the recently completed fiscal year — the third-highest total in university's history.

Gary Troutman Named CEO of Hot Springs Chamber, Metro Partnership

by Arkansas Business Staff 8/24/2017 10:01 am

The Greater Hot Springs Chamber of Commerce and the Hot Springs Metro Partnership on Wednesday annnounced the hiring of Gary Troutman as the new president and CEO of both organizations, effective Sept. 18.

Walton Family Gives $120M to Start School of Art at UA

by Arkansas Business Staff 8/23/2017 10:02 am

The University of Arkansas says that the Walton Family Charitable Support Foundation has given it $120 million to establish the School of Art.

CARTI Names Adam Head as President, CEO

by Mark Friedman 8/22/2017 04:21 pm

Adam Head has been the chief operating officer of the Arkansas Heart Hospital in Little Rock since 2013, according to a CARTI news release on Tuesday.

UA Little Rock Children's Program Gets $1.2M

by Arkansas Business Staff 8/22/2017 02:51 pm

The Children International program at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock received $1.2 million to continue providing health, education and extracurricular resources for pre-kindergarten through 12th-grade students.

Some Things We Know (Editorial)

by Arkansas Business Editors 8/21/2017 12:00 am

From people we'll miss to people we hope never come back, here are five things we sincerely hope most of us in Arkansas can agree on.

ARcare CEO Steven Collier Ready to Adapt with Whatever Washington Puts in Place

by Arkansas Business Staff 8/21/2017 12:00 am

Dr. Steven Collier founded what is now ARcare in 1986, a company with nearly 700 employees and 46 clinics serving 13 counties in Arkansas and eight counties in Kentucky.

Establishing Ethos (J. Kathy Barbeire Commentary)

by J. Kathy Barbeire 8/21/2017 12:00 am

It doesn't matter how passionately you argue or how logical your argument is: If the audience doubts your credibility, they will disregard your message.

Georgia Mjartan to Leave Our House

by Sarah Campbell-Miller 8/16/2017 01:31 pm

Little Rock nonprofit Our House announced that its longtime executive director, Georgia Mjartan, will resign effective Sept. 15, and that Ben Goodwin, its assistant director, will replace her.

Arkansas Business Seeks Info on Minority-, Woman-Owned Businesses

by Arkansas Business Staff 8/15/2017 11:35 am

Arkansas Business is seeking minority-owned or woman-owned businesses in Arkansas for new lists to be published Sept. 4.

Emma Willis on Saving Early for Higher Education

by Arkansas Business Staff 8/14/2017 12:00 am

Emma Willis is the executive director of the state's 529 GIFT Plan and also serves as director of the ABLE program, a savings account for those with disabilities scheduled to begin in October.

Casey Tansey to Lead Make-A-Wish Mid-South (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 8/14/2017 12:00 am

Casey Tansey has been promoted to president and CEO of Make-A-Wish Mid-South in Little Rock.

Planned Gift Earmarks $1M for UCA Athletics

by Arkansas Business Staff 8/9/2017 11:10 am

The University of Central Arkansas' athletics department is set to receive $1 million from a donor making a planned gift.

Crystal Bridges to Debut 'Art in the Age of Black Power' Exhibit

by Jan Cottingham 8/8/2017 10:58 am

The Bentonville museum announces its exhibition schedule for 2018.

Events Raised $1.1M for Arkansas Children's Northwest

by Arkansas Business Staff 8/7/2017 09:46 am

The 24th annual Will Golf 4 Kids Tournament and the 10th annual Color of Hope Gala last week raised $1.1 million for Arkansas Children's Northwest.

Ecclesia College Woes Multiply Under Federal Investigation

by George Waldon 8/7/2017 12:00 am

Ecclesia, the private Christian college in Springdale, is facing yet another federal investigation, this one by the U.S. Department of Education.

Mallory Van Dover Named New Head of Philanthropy at ACH Foundation (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 8/7/2017 12:00 am

Mallory Van Dover has been hired as executive director of philanthropy at Arkansas Children's Hospital Foundation in Little Rock.

Mercy Adds Pair of Cardiologists (NWA Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 8/7/2017 12:00 am

Dr. Andres Vargas and Dr. Sachil Shah have been hired as cardiologists at Mercy Clinic Cardiology-Rogers Avenue in Fort Smith.