The Northwest Arkansas Children's Shelter provides 24-hour emergency residential care for children who are victims of family violence, neglect and physical and sexual abuse. While the nonprofit offers a safe harbor for children, it also addresses the importance of tackling food insecurity.
The Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF) is the leading global organization funding Type 1 diabetes (T1D) research. The organization's strength lies in their exclusive focus and singular influence on the worldwide effort to end T1D.
The Taylor McKeen Shelton Foundation is a Northwest Arkansas based nonprofit that is dedicated to helping fund research to learn what is behind the medically unexplained deaths of hundreds of children every year.
The link between obesity and heart disease is well documented and healthy habits can help prevent heart disease. The American Heart Association - Northwest Arkansas has partnered with local schools to provide kids with more of what they need to live healthier lives.
Court Appointed Special Advocates of Northwest Arkansas provides compassionate volunteers who advocate for abused and neglected children. CASA's commitment to ensuring a consistent voice, safe home and promising future for children in foster care goes the distance during the holiday season with a Christmas wish program.