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Tournaments support shelter

Subscriber onlyChampions for Northwest Arkansas Children’s Shelter will have two opportunities to support the shelter while demonstrating their athletic prowess. Continue reading...

Auxiliary augments care

Coaches beat the heat

Subscriber onlyIn just the five years since its founding, Circle of Life Hospice Ladies Auxiliary members "in small ways and large ways, you've made a huge impact on lives in Northwest Arkansas," Catherine Grubbs, chief executive officer, told those gathered for the group's annual Impact Luncheon on July 24 at Pinnacle Country Club in Rogers. Continue reading...

Souls Harbor offers grace, guidance, transition, recovery

Subscriber onlyCharlene Fields, Souls Harbor NWA Executive Director: Continue reading...

Sculptor launches Forms, Past and Present

Arts center lauds volunteers

Subscriber onlyWalton Arts Center volunteers were treated to a luau-themed reception July 10 at George's Majestic Lounge in Fayetteville. The group honors its volunteers with their own night each year to recognize their work and the hours they give the center. Continue reading...

Group aims for advocacy

Subscriber onlyTwo events this month will benefit Restoration Village: The "Restoring Hope Barn Bash" on Aug. 17 at the Coughlin barn in Bentonville, and the third annual "Aim for Advocacy" sporting clays fundraiser Aug. 18 at Spring Valley Anglers Rod & Gun Club in Gravette will benefit Restoration Village. Continue reading...

Group challenges cancer

Garden becomes gallery

Subscriber onlyNate Solder, New York Giants offensive tackle and cancer survivor, headlined the Tackle Cancer Tailgate on June 15 at the Northwest Arkansas Convention Center in Springdale. Solder shared with guests at the Cancer Challenge benefit the story of his cancer recovery in 2014 and the discovery of tumors in his son Hudson's kidneys in 2015. At nearly 3 years old, Hudson is still receiving treatment and doing well. Continue reading...

Brews benefit trails

Subscriber onlyCraft beer connoisseurs and brew beginners alike will have the opportunity to sample some 400 craft beers at the third annual Ales for Trails Craft Beer Festival to benefit Park Partners of Fort Smith and the Fort Smith trail system. Continue reading...

Wine walk, tasting dinner boost kids' programs

Arts center lauds Starr

Subscriber onlyFriends of The Jones Center Giving Circle members gathered for the third annual Wine Walk on May 31 at Sassafras Springs Vineyard in Springdale. Continue reading...

Group stands up for shelter

Subscriber onlyThe inaugural "Stand Up for Survivors of Domestic Violence" on June 29 will benefit the Northwest Arkansas Women's Shelter. Stand-up comedian Erin Jackson will headline the evening at Meteor Guitar Gallery in Bentonville, with Raj Suresh as the opening act. Continue reading...

Museum goes ‘Beyond’

Luau opens avenues

Subscriber onlyOpen Avenues welcomed more than 400 backers to the annual Spring Fling Luau benefit May 19 at the Embassy Suites in Rogers. The luau-themed evening helped the nonprofit organization raise some $120,000. Continue reading...

Arts Live Sets Sail

Subscriber onlyThe "Laugh Out Loud Gala" for Arts Live Theatre will set sail June 23 at the Fayetteville Town Center. The cruise-theme fundraiser will feature dinner, beer and wine, silent and live auctions and entertainment by Phunbags Comedy Improv. The group will honor Kathleen Trotter, executive director of the Arts Center of the Ozarks in Springdale, for her work in the arts. Continue reading...

Garden a little greener

Helpers open their hearts

Subscriber onlySome 700 American Heart Association supporters helped the nonprofit organization raise $644,500 at "A Night Under the Stars" Heart Ball on May 12 at the John Q. Hammons Center in Rogers. Continue reading...

Donors deck out for Derby soirees

Circle keeps care close to home

Subscriber onlyThe Northwest Arkansas Circle of Friends welcomed guests to the ninth annual A Nite at the Races to benefit Arkansas Children's Foundation on May 5 at the UARK Bowl in Fayetteville. Proceeds will go to help support Arkansas Children's Northwest in Springdale to bring "care close to home" for Northwest Arkansas children. Continue reading...

Drinks, delicacies, competition on tap

Subscriber onlyA dozen local mixologists will convene to create unique cocktails as they compete in the second annual "Sharing Spirits Mixologist Competition" from 5 to p.m. today at The Peel Mansion Museum and Heritage Gardens in Bentonville. The event benefits the museum. Continue reading...

Supporters sow Seeds of Hope

Horses help kids learn, do

Subscriber onlyHealing Gardens of Northwest Arkansas supporters sowed Seeds of Hope at a Garden Party on May 4 at the Barn at the Springs in Springdale. Continue reading...

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