Bentonville child care center seeks final campaign contributions

Posted: November 30, 2016 at 1:12 a.m.

Holden Weishar and Kamryn Gardner, both 3, play with clay Tuesday at the Helen Walton Children’s Enrichment Center.

Helen R. Walton Children's Enrichment Center and Early Childhood Initiatives Center officials are $1.5 million away from being able to break ground on the center's building in the spring, Michelle Barnes, executive director, said Tuesday.

Conner Prenger, 2, plays on the playground Tuesday at the Helen Walton Children’s Enrichment Center in Bentonville.

How to give

The Helen Walton Children’s Enrichment Center and Early Childhood Initiatives Center has committed to raising its goal of nearly $14.4 million before it breaks ground on its new facility. It has raised $12.9 million so far and is hoping to raise the remaining $1.5 million by spring. For more information or to donate contact Sunny Lane, development manager, at (479) 273-3552 or slane@hwccenter.com.

Source: Staff Report

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