$118,200.00

Argenta Community Development Corporation (2010)

To support the development of resident leadership, increased affordable housing options, and increased youth development opportunities in the Holt and Baring Cross communities.

$100,000.00

Arkansas Association of Two-Year Colleges (2010)

To establish the Center for Student Success that will focus on public policy development and disseminate lessons learned related to the removal of critical barriers to student success, and support the efforts of Arkansas two-year colleges to access federal and state resources.

$137,000.00

Arkansas Coalition of Housing and Neighborhood Growth for Empowerment (2010)

To support the development of affordable housing policies, a stronger affordable housing advocacy network, service provider best practices, and affordable housing options across the state.

$200,000.00

Arkansas Single Parent Scholarship Fund (2010)

To provide operational and developmental support for the Poverty to Prosperity Project.

$150,000.00

Arkansas State University Mountain Home (2010)

To support the expansion of 15 Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) sites as a model for more efficient and effective VITA site implementation

$140,000.00

The Center for Leadership Innovation, Inc. (2010)

To support TCLI’s partnership with the Arkansas Coalition for Excellence (ACE) and One Community! Una Communidad! to establish the Arkansas Latino Nonprofit Leadership Academy

$150,000.00

CityYouth Ministries, Inc. (2010)

To support the implementation of City Youth’s college readiness programs focused on African American males and support the development of a state level “best practices” learning community specific to the issue of marginalized males and higher education.

$200,000.00

The Jones Center for Families, Inc. (2010)

To enhance the Jones Center’s efforts to develop critical community, business, and philanthropic partnerships in support of its mission to strengthen families in Northwest Arkansas.

$400,000.00

Mid-Delta Community Consortium (2010)

To support the Arkansas Delta Freedom Schools Collaborative in its efforts to improve high school graduation and college attendance rates in four Arkansas Delta communities.

$15,000.00

National Center for Higher Education Management Systems (2010)

To provide match funding in partnership with the Arkansas Department of Higher Education for research that will help higher education stakeholders, state level policy makers, and the general public better understand the economic and social impact of increasing completion rates.

$150,000.00

P.A.R.K. Foundation (2010)

To enhance P.A.R.K.’s existing college readiness programs focused on African American males and support the development of a state level “best practices” learning community specific to the issue of marginalized males and higher education.

$50,000.00

Pulaski Technical College Foundation, Inc. (2010)

To support the development of a campus-based, male-focused recruitment and retention program, and build a framework for a state level "best practices" learning community specific to the issue of marginalized males and higher education.

$26,600.00

Rural Community Alliance (2010)

To support efforts to engage Arkansas citizens in the Formula Fairness Campaign focused on ensuring that rural communities receive a more equitable share of federal Title I education funds.

$200,000.00

The Schott Foundation for Public Education (2010)

To support Arkansas’s participation in the multi-state, multi-year Opportunity to Learn Campaign coordinated by The Schott Foundation for Public Education.

$150,000.00

University of Arkansas Foundation (2010)

To provide match funding for the Center on Community Philanthropy at the Clinton School of Public Service in support of their W.K. Kellogg America Healing Initiative grant.

$105,000.00

University of Central Arkansas – Center for Community and Economic Development (2010)

To support development and provision of leadership training and technical assistance services to public sector leaders of small municipalities in the state of Arkansas.

$105,000.00

Women's Foundation of Arkansas (2010)

To support the organizational development of the Women’s Foundation of Arkansas to reduce poverty among women and girls in Arkansas.

200,000.00

Financing Ozarks Rural Growth and Economy, Inc. (2010)

Loan to encourage small business development and entrepreneurship.