Tagged: arkansas rice depot

D1 Sports Property Deal Worth $3.1 Million

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/17/2016 12:00 am

An athletic training facility, two warehouses and a 4,788-SF home form our Little Rock quartet of multimillion-dollar transactions this week.

4 Ways To Make New Friends Fast in Metro Little Rock

by Metro Little Rock Staff 9/29/2016 12:10 am

Often it’s not the packing and unpacking that’s the most daunting part of a move, it’s building a new group of friends, a new support network. But don’t worry. We’re here to help!

Pioneering Parents: Shana Buterbaugh, Cranksgiving

by Kyle Massey 6/9/2016 12:00 am

An avid cyclist, Shana Buterbaugh of Little Rock uses her pastime to benefit others, often in tandem with organizations fighting hunger.

Arkansas Foodbank CEO Rhonda Sanders: Merger A 'No-Brainer'

by Alexis Hosticka 4/5/2016 11:12 am

After the Foodbank and Rice Depot celebrated their merger with an event at the end of March, Arkansas Business sat down with CEO Rhonda Sanders to get more details about the changes and what is to come.

Arkansas Rice Depot, Foodbank Merge, Announce Mission Statement

by Alexis Hosticka 3/30/2016 11:11 am

The Arkansas Foodbank and Arkansas Rice Depot on Wednesday celebrated the two organizations' merger and revealed a new logo and mission statement, "United to Fight Hunger."

Arkansas Foodbank, Arkansas Rice Depot to Merge

by Soirée Staff 9/28/2015 6:50 am

Both nonprofits are dedicated to serving hungry Arkansans through various programs reaching school-aged children, college students, families and seniors.

Arkansas Rice Depot, Arkansas Foodbank to Merge

by Arkansas Business Staff 9/24/2015 4:31 pm

The Arkansas Foodbank and the Arkansas Rice Depot said Friday that both organizations' boards of directors have voted to merge the nonprofts effective Jan. 1.

Arvest Bank's Annual 1 Million Meals Campaign Begins Wednesday

by Jess Ardrey 8/31/2015 6:39 am

For the fifth year in a row, Arvest Bank is gearing up for the 1 Million Meals initiative to fight hunger in The Natural State, and this time, it's joining forces with the Arkansas Rice Depot.

Attorney Cal McCastlain Joins Arkansas Rice Depot in the Fight Against Child Hunger

by Jess Ardrey 7/29/2015 12:00 am

By day, Cal McCastlain practices corporate and tax law from an office high up in the Simmons Tower, the suit-and-tie environment a far cry from the farm on which he grew up in the small town of Clarendon. But as anyone who was raised in the delta will tell you, it leaves a lasting impression.

Today's St. Margaret's Mondays Food Truck Lineup

by Jess Ardrey 7/27/2015 8:09 am

It's been a hot second since we've reported any food truck news (hot? try sweltering), and frankly, our Monday needs this.

CALS Food for Fines Forgives Unwanted Library Charges

by Jess Ardrey 12/17/2014 8:14 am

The time has come to unearth those poor library books you let slide to the back of your mind and make good on some forgotten responsibilities.

Heartland Foundation Donates $97k to Nonprofits in 2014

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/8/2014 2:02 pm

Throughout 2014, the Heartland Foundation of Little Rock, the charitable outlet of Heartland Bank, has donated nearly $100,000 to nine nonprofits.

Register Now for the First Heroes Against Hunger 5K at UAMS

by Jess Ardrey 9/30/2014 8:31 am

If you love racing for a cause, add this to your list: a brand new event benefitting the Arkansas Rice Depot.

Join the Arkansas Rice Depot to Help Feed Hungry Arkansans This Summer

by Justin Freeman 7/28/2014 7:45 am

The Little Rock-based food bank says it has faced a difficult summer due to decreased donations and a higher need for food. Find out how you can help!

Allens Debts Higher Than Expected

by Arkansas Business Staff 1/6/2014 12:00 am

Allens Inc.’s debts are now itemized and total $289.9 million. That’s about $10 million more than was estimated when the Siloam Springs company filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection at the end of October.

Get Book Fines Waived with Food Donations to CALS

by Lauren James 12/16/2013 8:00 am

Central Arkansas Library System's annual Food for Fines begins today (Dec. 16), giving patrons a chance to help others in the community while offsetting fines.

Rice Depot Catfish Fry

by Staff 11/1/2013 12:01 am

Riceland Foods hosted a first-ever catfish fry and silent auction to benefit Arkansas Rice Depot. Held on the lawn of the Clinton Presidential Library, Jeff McClure and Chris Cline served as event co-chairs.

Arkansas Rice Industry Schedules Donation

by Associated Press 9/11/2013 7:27 am

Several rice mills in Arkansas are set to donate more than 120,000 pounds of rice to the Arkansas Rice Depot to help feed hungry Arkansans.

Organize a Diaper Drive This Month to Benefit the Arkansas Diaper Depot

by Blair Neel 9/10/2013 8:00 am

Join the Arkansas Rice Depot in collecting diapers for struggling mothers, families and their infants by hosting a diaper drive in your community.

Moe's Southwestern Grill's Food Sales to Benefit Rice Depot Today

by Lauren James 3/6/2013 8:00 am

Get lunch or dinner today (March 6) at one of Moe's Southwestern Grill's four locations in central Arkansas and part of the proceeds will benefit the Arkansas Rice Depot's Food for Kids Program.