Rising Homeless K-12 Population in NWA

Rising Homeless K-12 Population in NWA

How surprising is it that over half of the homeless counted in the Northwest Arkansas 2015 point-in-time homeless census (PIT) are K-12 students? Over 1,200 students are without a place they can call their own on any given night throughout the year. Every other year...
what can you do: homelessness

what can you do: homelessness

We’ve talked this month about Homelessness in Northwest Arkansas.  At the beginning of the month, I shared some stats that came from the 2015 Homelessness Report. If I’m about anything as a solution seeker, I’m about that….what’s the...
10 Observations from the Red Kettle

10 Observations from the Red Kettle

Last week, the Northwest Arkansas Bloggers took to the streets and partnered with the Salvation Army of Northwest Arkansas for a Red Kettle Competition.  Each month we have been focusing on a specific cause in our community and look individually at what we can...
10 Steps to Setting up a Holiday Food Serving Center

10 Steps to Setting up a Holiday Food Serving Center

One of the things my dad and I do on Thanksgiving morning is Serving Irving.  Its hosted by a church in my hometown and we take food out in to the community and feed.  It really is my favorite thing we do all day.  You know I love to do things that make...
5 Things You Should Buy For Your Guy This Christmas

5 Things You Should Buy For Your Guy This Christmas

This is a sponsored post.  I was compensated for this post with gift cards to spend at the Northwest Arkansas Mall.  The opinions and photos are my own and a representation of my personal experience on a recent shopping trip.  (So, if you are the man in...