The handwriting of the hungry

“the day this does not ‘wreck me’ is the day I need to walk away…” these were the words from our friends at Samaritan Community Center when they shared these two letters with us as a reminder of the reality of hunger in NW Arkansas. We are so thankful for the people at Samaritan Community Center and the work that they do every day to serve those who are in need. They are able to meet the needs of these children through the Snackpacks for Kids program and we hope that you will support their efforts in a major way to help those in our community. For more...

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“Present in the City” with Greg Russinger (Video & Connection Info)

A special thank you to all who shared “Present in the City” with us on March 14th.  It was a special evening to share with a community or people seeking encouragement & strength as we walk this road together. Thank you to Seth Primm for sharing his gift of music with us to start things off.  Each initiative team had the opportunity to share the latest news and share some inspiring stories.  Thank you to those who truly make Cobblestone Project come alive. We had the honor of sharing “Don’s Story” with those present with us.  Don is the...

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Don’s story

On behalf of the many people & organizations that have made this possible, it is with great joy that we share Don’s story from hopelessness to hope. Don’s story still has many roads left to walk that will not be easy; however, he can now take that “next step” with a roof over his head and a community in support. Our Step is a collaborative partnership with the University of Arkansas Community & Family Institute, Seven Hills Homeless Center, Samaritan Community Center, NW Arkansas Women’s shelter, the Cobblestone Project and the NW Arkansas...

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The Farm

The Cobblestone Project, in collaborative partnership with the University of Arkansas Department of Agriculture Cooperative Extension Services, Downtown Bentonville, Inc., World Garden and with the support of Walmart Stores, is excited to announce the launch of The Farm initiative! The Farm is a new initiative that involves the Cobblestone Project farming land to grow crops that will be used 1) to feed the hungry of NW Arkansas, 2) provide a foundation for Community Supported Agriculture opportunities and 3) provide financial resources from the sale of a portion of the harvest in...

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