Fayetteville homeless shelter faces financial plights amid rising need

Posted: April 9, 2017 at 1:07 a.m.

Clarke Mitchell kneels to pet his dog Alice on Feb. 24 next to his wagon filled with wood building material and handmade walking sticks on the covered picnic area at 7 Hills Homeless Center in Fayetteville. Mitchell is one of the skilled laborers that hopes to work at the Homeless Workshop that is in the planning stages.

One of Northwest Arkansas' primary homeless aid organizations needs greater support from the broader community if it's going to survive and do its job well, the organization's chief executive said last week.

Alvin Davis (left), a resident of the Walker Family Residential Community, speaks Thursday with Trey Stanley at the 7 Hills Homeless Center about the ...

7 Hills benefit concert

George’s Majestic Lounge in Fayetteville and Ozark Mountain Records are hosting a fundraiser brunch and concert to benefit 7 Hills Homeless Center.

• Who: The Flying Signs and Arkansas singer and songwriter Some Guy Named Robb

• Where: George’s Majestic Lounge, 519 W. Dickson St.

• When: 1 p.m.-3 p.m. Sunday, May 7

• For more information, call (479) 527-6618 or go to ozarkmountainrecords.com.

Source: Ozark Mountain Records

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