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We Thank our 2019 Community Partners

2nd Milk

2nd Milk works to provide formula, bottles, cereals, fruits, and vegetables to malnourished babies from birth through age 2. We are headquartered in the U.S. and operate on the ground in Malawi, Africa with plans to expand into Kenya and across the continent. Providing formula for a baby gives life, hope and a future to the most vulnerable around the world. 

 

Ability Tree

Coming alongside families of children, teens, and adults with special needs through recreation, education, support, and training (R.E.S.T.).

 

Ainsley's Angels

Ainsley's Angels of America is excited to aid our local Ambassador' efforts to advocate, to educate, and to celebrate inclusion in all walks of life. From inclusive road racing to disABILITY awareness education, we aim to give everyone the opportunity to "roll with the wind". We are not just a running group...we are a family and we can't wait to welcome you in! TOGETHER, WE SHALL!

 

American Diabetes Association

To prevent and cure diabetes and to improve the lives of all people affected by diabetes.

 

American Foundation For Suicide Prevention

The American Foundation For Suicide Prevention's Mission is to save lives and bring hope to those affected by suicide. We are a voluntary health organization that gives those affected by suicide a nationwide community empowered by research, education and advocacy to take action against this leading cause of death.

 

Angel Tree Project of McDonald County

Providing Christmas gifts for the under-privileged children of McDonald County, Missouri.

 

Arkansas Breasties

The Arkansas Breasties is a nonprofit organization dedicated to supporting women affected by breast and reproductive cancers through community and friendship. We host free monthly events for Previvors, Thrivers, Survivors, Metavivors, and carevivors. We hope you can join us while we move mountains and create support and love for each other.

 

Arkansas Raptors

Arkansas Raptors is a non-profit organization aimed at giving the youth of our area a chance to play competitive football. Our focus is on helping our youth build Character, Sportsmanship, Self-Confidence, Responsibility, and Teamwork in a competitive environment. Our goal is to teach the fundamentals of football while giving them every opportunity to succeed.

 

Arkansas Super Seahawks

A non-profit organization that offers an instructional football program for youth that are 6 through 13 years old at the highest level of competition. The Super Seahawks are dedicated to teaching the youth of our community the fundamentals and proper techniques of tackle football. Our emphasis is on developing physical fitness, sportsmanship, teamwork, and leadership skills in a positive and safe environment while preparing our football players for elite competition. We strive to provide opportunities for all selected participants to develop individual skills and abilities while being a contributing member of this high level sports organization. It is important to the Super Seahawks that we provide a way for our athletes to build lasting friendships, great memories, and have fun!

 

Arkansas Support Network

The Arkansas Support Network believes that every person, regardless of society's perceptions of their disabilities, deserves the right to live in a loving home and a welcoming community. The Arkansas Support Network works hard every day to make that vision a reality for the more than 900 individuals and families we support in Northwest Arkansas

 

Arkansas' Toward Zero Deaths

Arkansas' Toward Zero Deaths program is a statewide awareness campaign led by a multi-agency partnership and supported by funding from the National Highway Transportation Safety Administration and the Federal Highway Administration. It is part of "Toward Zero Deaths: A National Strategy on Highway Safety," developed by a national coalition of traffic safety groups as a more organized and comprehensive way to address highway safety.

 

Arkansas Veterans Village Inc

We are Arkansas Veteran Village Inc., a 501c3 dedicated to get homeless veterans into transitional housing so they can re-assimilate into a stable life style. The money raised will provide each veteran a place to live until all the programs they need can be made available to them.

 

Bentonville FC Prodigy

Competitive Soccer at its finest. Club Soccer Development that is focused on the player.

 

Bentonville Youth Wrestling

A 501c3 nonprofit youth wrestling team that services Bentonville, Decatur, Gravette, Gentry, Bella Vista, Centerton and the surrounding areas of Northwest Arkansas (NWA). Our mission is to develop young athletes....Strengthening their minds, bodies, and character through the amazing sport of wrestling!"

 

Bethany Christian Services

Bethany believes every child deserves to be loved, connected, and safe. For more than 75 years, our faith has inspired us to stand for children close to home and around the world. Together, we can change the world through family.

 

Blind Faith Outdoors

We are bridging the gap between the church and the outdoors. We also give back to our community and public service officials by putting on "Real Hero Hunts" for the real heroes in our community that serve us selflessly.

 

Bost

Bost, Inc.'s mission is people supporting individuals with disabilities and behavioral health needs to meet their life goals through their vision of communities working together empowering individuals to improve their overall health and achieve greater independence. 

 

Camp Kesem

Kesem is a nationwide community, driven by passionate college student leaders, that supports children through and beyond their parent's cancer. Kesem is the largest national organization dedicated to supporting children impacted by a parent's cancer, at no cost to families. Our innovative and fun-filled programs provide children with peers who understand their unique needs, and create long-lasting impact.

 

Canopy NWA

CanopyNWA is a registered 501(c)3 nonprofit organization started by Northwest Arkansas residents who are working to create a place of refuge for people fleeing persecution due to race, membership in a particular social group, political opinion, religion, or national origin. There are many components to resettling refugees such as a place to live, schools for children, healthcare access, a welcoming community, and a whole host of other needs. Canopy's goal is to create a comprehensive network that connects refugee families to everything they need to build a new life here. Canopy believes that Northwest Arkansas is one of the best places in the country to accept refugees into its community; in turn, refugees will benefit our community by stimulating the area's economy through creating new business, paying taxes, purchasing goods and services from local businesses, and volunteering for the benefit of our community.

 

Charlie 22 Outdoors

The Mission of Charlie 22 Outdoors, is to provide outdoor activities to our nation's veterans, with the goal of showing them there is hope, love and a personal meaning in God's grace.

 

Chi Omicron Rho

Having been saved by the precious, powerful blood of Jesus Christ, COR exists as a community of believers to stand up against the lies of this world in order to live a life worthy of God's calling. We exist to encourage, to strengthen, to stand with each other as we learn what it means to be saved and to be children of THE LIVING GOD.

 

Child Care Aware of Northwest Arkansas  

To improve the quality of child care through professional development; to connect families to child care and other parent educational opportunities; and to advocate for the safety and nurturing development of all children.

 

Children of Arkansas Loved for a Lifetime

Our mission is to educate, equip and encourage the Christian community to provide a future and a hope for the children in foster care. Our vision is to have no waiting children in Arkansas foster care, but instead to have waiting, Christian families ready to take them in!

 

Choices Pregnancy Services

We exist to demonstrate compassion by providing support and mentoring to women involved in crisis pregnancies, assisting them in making healthy choices related to their sexuality, and building strong families, which are consistent with biblical principles.  

 

CNW Headstone Foundation

To help people of all ages grieving a death find closure and healing by providing a permanent marker for a loved ones grave, bringing them one step closer to letting go of pain.

 

Community Rescue Mission

Community Rescue Mission is a faith-based, Christian organization that instills hope and empowers the lives of families and children in crisis due to homelessness. We provide safe shelter, meals, case management, and spiritual enrichment to prepare families to acquire jobs and live successful, independent, productive lives.

 

CommUnity StoreHouse

Our mission is to restore Families, Lives & Hope. CommUnity Storehouse is open to those in need regularly on Sundays from 10am-1pm, Mondays 9am-12pm, Tuesdays 12pm-3pm, and Wednesdays 9am-12pm All items, including clothes, food, hygiene items, furniture and more are absolutely free thanks to the donations from others throughout the community.

 

Craig Strickland Foundation

Our mission is to celebrate Craig Strickland's legacy and invite others to share in his joy. This foundation is dedicated to helping young adults leverage the opportunities God brings their way.

 

Crohn's & Colitis Foundation

The mission of the Crohn's & Colitis Foundation is to cure Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis, and to improve the quality of like of children and adults affected by these diseases.

 

Diamond Dance & Cheer University

Diamond Dance & Cheer University is a local dance, cheer and tumble gym. They are conveniently located on Wedington to serve Fayetteville and its' surrounding towns. Offering classes for all ages babies to adults, beginners to advanced students and strive to keep the skill building fun! Check them out online for more info or sign up today!

 

Down Syndrome Connection

Our mission is to facilitate inclusion and respect for individuals with Down syndrome within the Northwest Arkansas Community, ensuring that they have access to the support and the resources necessary to reach their full potential at all stages of life.

 

Dustin's Dream

In honor of the life of Dustin Chamberlain, conducts international medical mission trips, provides scholarships for students entering the field of healthcare, and partners with like-minded organizations to improve the welfare of at-risk families, locally and internationally.

 

Elizabeth Richardson Center

Serving individuals with special needs since 1963.

 

Evan's Project

501(c)3 charitable organization providing photography services to parents of infants in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) free of charge. Evan's Project started in memory of Evan Andrew Bumgarner.

 

Family Network Inc.

Our mission is to meet the needs of families in Northwest Arkansas for individualized parenting education and family support.

 

Fayetteville Disc Association

To promote the sport of ultimate in Northwest Arkansas by creating playing opportunities while cultivating a welcoming environment.

 

Fort Smith Civitan Club

The worldwide mission of Civitan International is to build good citizenship by providing a volunteer organization of clubs dedicated to serving individual and community needs, with an emphasis on helping people with developmental disabilities.

 

Grace Haven

Our mission is to create healing environments for adoptive families and orphans. 

 

Hand 2 Hand Foundation

A non-profit 501(c)3 Arkansas Corporation dedicated to administering resources to those in need. We provide food pantries, churches, shelters, rehabilitation centers, substance abuse programs, soup kitchens, and more with items their communities need, ranging from food to home supplies and everything in between.

 

Heaven's Babies

Heaven's Babies, the local chapter of Share Pregnancy and Infant Loss Support, Inc, is here to serve those whose lives are touched by the tragic death of a baby through pregnancy loss, stillbirth, or in the first few months of life

 

Hit & Run Project

The Hit and Run Project nonprofit organization was founded to advocate for and support the families and survivors of hit-and-run incidents. We educate communities by bringing awareness to inadequate hit-and-run laws.

 

HOPE Campus

The mission of the Hope Campus is to provide, through a network of regional partners, comprehensive services to impoverished individuals and families in the River Valley to help transform lives and to strengthen the community. Hope Campus will address acute needs as well as help individuals identify root causes of the challenges they face so that these individuals can pursue a path to self-sufficiency.

 

Hub of HOPE

Bringing healing and opportunities to victims of human trafficking and prevention and education to the community

 

Hungry Helper

Our mission is to feed the food insecure population of the Ozark Mountain Area. With this being our goal, we will thrive on our community and the University of Arkansas to help fund and operate our organization. 

 

Hydrocephalus Association

The mission of the Hydrocephalus Association is to promote a cure for hydrocephalus and improve the lives of those affected by the condition. We will accomplish this by collaborating with patients, caregivers, researchers and industry, raising awareness, and funding innovative, high-impact research to prevent, treat and ultimately cure hydrocephalus.

 

Interscholastic Cycling League

The Arkansas Interscholastic Cycling League works to establish and maintain safe, quality high school and junior high mountain bike programs.

 

Into the Light

Into the Light's mission is provide refuge and restoration to minor victims of sexual exploitation and bring awareness and education to the issue of sexual trafficking. We accomplish our mission using a three-prong approach of prevention, identification, and advocacy. 

 

Jesus Loves Bangladesh

Spreading the Gospel by loving and caring for the less fortunate

 

Leukemia & Lymphoma Society

To cure leukemia, lymphoma, Hodgkin's disease and myeloma, and improve the quality of life of patients and their families.

 

Life Styles

Life Styles enthusiastically supports individuals with disabilities in reaching their full potential as contributing members of the community

 

Living To Win Foundation

Living to Win Foundation supports patients and their families fight, motivate, and survive Neuromyelitis Optica, and other Neurological Diseases.

 

Make A Difference Youth Foundation

The Make A Difference Youth Foundation is an educational foundation dedicated to the academic and social development of youth.

 

Manes and Miracles

At Manes & Miracles, we offer equine-assisted therapy to individuals with special needs and Therapeutic Riding to Veterans through our "Equine Services for Heroes Program". We also offer pediatric clinical therapy from birth to age 21. Equine-Assisted Therapy is an animal-assisted therapy to help those with a wide variety of disabilities, providing both emotional and physical therapy for the patient. Equine Therapy has been used to treat both adults and children suffering from autism, seizure disorder, anxiety disorder, learning disorders, brain injury, behavioral problems, and many other physical and emotional disorders.

 

Matt Adams Foundation

Founded in memory of our precious Matt by the four women who love him more than anything, we seek to aid others on their road to recovery. The Matt Adams Foundation is a 501c3 nonprofit which funds distribution of life saving naloxone opioid overdose reversal kits, and financial assistance for treatment programs while working to break down the stigma and encourage hope, healing and second chances.

 

McIntosh Home Foundation

To provide children with a safe, loving, family environment while in foster care. To go above meeting their physical needs and to help them always remember they are important. To be a place where kids are free to dream. 

 

Miss Boston Mountains Scholarship Pageant

To prepare great women for the world, and to prepare the world for great women

 

Mossflower Dance Academy

A nonprofit dance program for homeschoolers in Northwest Arkansas

 

Neighborhood Life House  

Neighborhood Life House exists to build relationships within our community in a safe, Christ-centered environment.

 

New Beginning Children's Homes

Our mission is to provide foster children in Arkansas a safe and faith centered family atmosphere in which they can heal, grow and be loved while they are working through many difficult life issues. We believe that the Bible teaches us this: Religion that God our Father accepts as pure and faultless is this: to look after orphans and widows in their distress and to keep oneself from being polluted by the world. James 1:27 NIV 

 

NWA Land Trust

The mission of the Northwest Arkansas Land Trust is to protect and enhance the quality of life in Northwest Arkansas through the permanent protection of land. We work collaboratively and tirelessly to ensure that our region's abundant scenic beauty, clean air, clean water, wildlife habitat, outdoor recreation opportunities, local food supply and natural heritage are permanently protected for the benefit and prosperity of current and future generations.

 

Oasis of NWA

Oasis of Northwest Arkansas collaborates with others to provide hospitality and refuge to (near) homeless women and children.

 

Orchard Road Community Outreach

Orchard Road Community Outreach is a non-profit organization based in Stilwell, Oklahoma and focused on serving the needs of people in our community and surrounding areas, including temporary shelter needs as well as providing meals to the hungry. Organization services include Turning Point Transitional Housing which provides temporary housing to individuals or families displaced from their home due to natural disaster, fire or other circumstances. The organization is also currently constructing a facility for victims of domestic violence.

 

Oxford House Group of NWA

Our mission to provide affordable housing for recovering drug addicts and alcoholics to assist in Northwest Arkansas. 

 

Ozark Book Authority

The Ozark Book Authority is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization with the mission to promote literacy and a love of reading across Northwest Arkansas by partnering with local libraries, businesses, and organizations to create regular literary programming for the public, and by creating a central resource for local book clubs, writing groups, and author events. We believe books change lives, and we are dedicated to bringing people together through the written word.

 

Ozark Bronze

Ozark Bronze is a premier ensemble of auditioned handbell ringers from Northwest Arkansas and the River Valley. Our goal is to excite audiences with a musically-challenging repertoire and our music always has something for every listener, from classical to pop to secular. Ozark Bronze presents concerts during the spring and Christmas seasons, as well as special events throughout the year.

 

Pancreatic Cancer Action Network

The Pancreatic Cancer Action Network is a nationwide network of people dedicated to working together to advance research, support patients and create hope for those affected by pancreatic cancer. The organization helps support individuals and communities all across the country in working together to raise awareness and funds to develop more effective treatment options for better patient outcomes. The organization creates a sense of hope and community so no one has to face pancreatic cancer alone.

 

Peterson Outdoors Ministries 

Peterson Outdoors Ministries is a non-profit organization that provides outdoor recreational therapy to injured and recovering combat veterans, their families, military chaplains, and youth and adults with disabilities or terminal illness. They offer faith based retreats in Southwest Missouri at Lodge of Hope and hunting and fishing opportunities throughout the 4 state region and Canada as well designed to bring hope, healing, and restoration. 

 

Priesthood Motorcycle Ministry

A nonprofit organization started in 2002 to reach bikers and motorcycle enthusiasts. Revlations 1:6

 

River Valley Skin Cancer Alliance

To provide knowledge of prevention and detection of skin cancer/melanoma and provide support for those diagnosed.

 

Sacred Selections

Sacred Selections mission is to financially assist Christian couples whose hearts and homes are open to loving and raising a child in the nurture and admonition of the Lord. The dream of parenting does not have to be constrained by limited financial resources. The foundation, its board and many generous donors are committed to using the blessings we've received to assist in the wonderful effort in creating a Christian home and family.

 

Shared Beginnings

Shared Beginnings serves and supports expectant moms who want to protect their child's future through adoption. In collaboration with McCurdy Law & Mediation, our moms receive legal counsel and representation. We help them define goals for their next steps in life and walk alongside them as they work to reach those goals.

 

Sleep in Heavenly Peace

No Kid Sleeps on the Floor in Our Town

 

Socks and Cookies

A group of proud Americans that support our deployed Troops. We provide them with "a piece of home while they are away" from their family and friends.

 

Special Needs Athletic Program  

We believe that the Special Needs Athletic Program, Inc. (SNAP) mission is to expand the quality of life for individuals with disabilities through athletics and activities, to provide positive and encouraging leadership for the development of these individuals/athletes, and to support and enrich their lives through social interactions.

 

Specialized Soccer Academy

Providing specialized soccer training for youth athletes in Northwest Arkansas. All curriculum is designed and tailored to fit your player's style and maximize development in the most crucial areas of the game. SS Academy also houses club teams. Their mission is to support, promote, and develop a healthy environment for competitive youth soccer players.

 

Springdale Veterans Organization

The Springdale Veterans Organization is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization designed to raise funds, build, and maintain a memorial to our veterans. A place to honor the values of liberty, freedom, and respect for veterans from all branches of service. A place where those who have answered our country's call can be cherished and remembered forever in our hearts. 

 

Supreme SWAG (Skills Worth Attitude & Grit)

Dedicated to developing and supporting youth in sports and life. We want to offer opportunities to kids at every socioeconomic level. We will train, teach, & equip boys and girls in a variety of age groups to excel in sports, academics, & life skills. We will have a number of elite teams that will travel extensively during the summer league, showcasing their skills and talents against the best teams in the country. We will also have a number of select teams that will develop and train regularly. These players will have the opportunity to participate in local tournaments based on their mastery of skills.   

 

Wells Project

To challenge students to think about how their choices matter and to provide our neighbors in Rwanda with access to safe sustainable water

 

Wings for Our Troops

Our mission is that not one Marine/Soldier misses an opportunity to go home before and/or after deployment or for a family emergency due to financial limitations. We will raise money and help these military men and women spend time with their loved ones.