A local organization is giving back to the community by donating 100 percent of all the money it raises to those who can use the help. Fayetteville City Hospital Auxiliary, which operates entirley on a volunteer basis, has quite the history in Northwest Arkansas.
Every girl deserves to be empowered... and that's the message Girls on the Run uses to inspire local girls. Through the leadership of the coaches the desire to run translates into so much more than just physical fitness for those who take part in the program.
There are a number of organizations geared toward providing children with the tools they need to succeed in life. However the Boys & Girls Club of Benton County stands out as one of the best in the entire country.
Not much was known about ALS until just a few years ago, when the Ice Bucket Challenge took over our social media feeds. Thanks to that exposure, awareness of the disease is gaining ground in the public eye and the Arkansas Chapter of the ALS Association is working to increase that effort to help find a cure.
The Northwest Arkansas Children's Shelter provides a safe haven, high-quality care and hope for the future to children who have been abandoned, abused or neglected. That mission goes far beyond just taking care of a child's basic needs.