NW Arkansas Point-in-Time Homeless Census Final Report

On Monday, the Community and Family Institute is located in the University of Arkansasʼ Department of Sociology and Criminal Justice released the final Northwest Arkansas Point-in-Time Homeless Census Report. We would ask everyone in Northwest Arkansas take the time to read the final & full report as this may be one of our greatest tools in serving those who are homeless in Northwest Arkansas. You can download the report by following this link Northwest Arkansas Point-in-Time Homeless Census 2011 Report Summary of 2011 Point-in-Time Census Numbers. It is estimated that on any given...

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Photos from Cobblestone Project Green Room at D.C. (December 2009)

December’s Cobblestone Project Green Room was a great evening in a new great location.  The Green Room was held at the Cobblestone Project D.C. (distribution & collection) space that will be used to support the various initiatives of the Cobblestone Project and other Non-Profit agencies & initiatives (i.e. Our Step). December’s Green Room covered the Our Step Christmas Matching Gift Opportunity, the goals & objectives of the D.C., Cobblestone Project Volunteer Hub and time for initiative breakouts. Next Green Room will be on January 17th at the Cobblestone...

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August Green Room Recap & Next Steps

Sunday’s Green Room provide an opportunity to determine the support coming out of the 1,287 event, review current initiatives and set a couple new things in motion. We spent a little time covering the events of the past month to include: 1,287 Event 1,287 Survey Results The other activities that took place while

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1st Cobblestone Project Green Room produces some amazing ideas, next steps and ways to plug in…

It was an encouraging evening at the Green Room as ideas flew across the room from people with sincere hearts wanting to make a difference in their communities.  Plans were shared, connections where made and some beautiful things emerged. Here is a small list of the next steps that people will be working on over the coming weeks…so incredible. This list of next steps also provide a chance for people to plug in and be a part of these ideas becoming reality.  If you see anything that catches your email, please take a minute to reach out to the point of contact listed below...

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Times are getting more difficult here in NW Arkansas…actions plans being developed at Cobblestone Project Green Room

Times are becoming more difficult here in NW Arkansas and this article from Sunday’s paper seems to demonstrate this very clearly. It’s a sobering article that demonstrates the need is great and will become greater. Ark Democrat-Gazette Article:  Nonprofits battling to keep pace with growing need (http://www.nwanews.com/adg/Special/251883) The Cobblestone Project will be discussing this article, brainstorming ways to make a difference and offering the opportunity for people to get plugged in at the upcoming “Cobblestone Project Green Room” on Feb 22nd @ 5:30 p.m. in...

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