Northwest Arkansas Soup Sunday 2017

February 19, 2017 at 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

We’re doing it again, and we’re pretty sure this one is going to be better than ever! In 2017, we’ll celebrate 16 years of Northwest Arkansas Soup Sunday and 40 years of Arkansas Advocates for Children and Families. We have LOTS and...

Northwest Arkansas Pre-Legislative Summit

December 13, 2016 at 9:45 AM - 2:30 PM

The 2017 legislative session is nearly upon us. What’s at stake for kids? Please join us for our Northwest Arkansas Pre-Legislative Summit — an event that only comes around every two years. The day’s agenda will include panel discussions, presentations,...

Women’s Economic Policy Forum

April 30, 2016 at 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM

From paid maternity leave to tax credits for working families, public policy has an enormous impact on the long-term economic opportunities of women in our state. Arkansas women and girls are more likely to live in poverty than men...

Policy by the Glass

April 29, 2016 at 5:30 - 7:30 PM

This one’s just for the ladies!   Join us at Stacey Sturner’s beautiful home to see old friends and make new ones as we learn more about what Arkansas Advocates for Children and Families is doing to improve economic...

Northwest Arkansas Soup Sunday 2016

February 28, 2016 at 4 - 7 p.m (Optional 3:30 p.m. arrival with Signature Soup tickets)

Join us to celebrate 15 years of Soup Sunday fun! You can still get your tickets at the door! $50 each for Signature Soup tickets (includes early admission for the best selection!) $25 each for adult tickets ($30 after 5...

friendsofthefuture

Friends of the Future Party hosted by Lee Anne & Mark Henry

October 21, 2015 at 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

October 21, 2015 is Back to the Future day. Yes, the day Marty McFly traveled to in the movies has finally arrived! At Arkansas Advocates, we aren’t satisfied with the future we’ve given our state’s kids. Join us in support...

Northwest Arkansas Post-Legislative Forum

May 12, 2015 at 1:00 PM - 3:30 PM

In the legislative session that just ended, more than 1,200 bills became law. So, what does that mean for the children of Arkansas? JOIN US for a free, public forum featuring our panel of experts from Arkansas Advocates for...

Pre-K Day at the Capitol

March 17, 2015 at 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Don’t leave learning to luck….we need to invest in Pre-K NOW. Pre-K gives Arkansas’s children a strong start – both in school and in life. But pre-K hasn’t had an increase in funding since 2008 – and programs are...

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2015 Northwest Arkansas Soup Sunday

March 1, 2015 at 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Yes! Soup Sunday is STILL ON and we look forward to seeing you Sunday! (Don’t forget your muffin tins)! If you don’t have tickets yet, you can get them at the door! $30 for adult tickets, $50 for VIP tickets,...

Kids Count Day at the Capitol 2015

January 28, 2015 at 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

**Please note that this event has been rescheduled from its original date of February 4.** Arkansas Education Association, 1500 W. 4th St., Little Rock Registration 8:30 a.m. Welcome and Orientation 9:00 a.m. Join child advocates from across the state...