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 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...
An Option for the Homeless in Northwest Arkansas

An Option for the Homeless in Northwest Arkansas

I am so excited to share my space today with a special guest.  When I knew we were sharing about HOMELESSNESS in Northwest Arkansas, I knew I wanted to invite this special guest in to share with you.  The more I read about the work that Kevin Fitzpatrick and...
FACTS: Homelessness

FACTS: Homelessness

This month as part of our 2015 #NWArkCares campaign, we are looking at Homelessness.  When I saw the list of topics come out and I saw that my name was next to this topics, I got really excited. One of the first things that blew my mind when I moved to Northwest...