2019 Little Rock Soup Sunday

February 24, 2019 at 4:00 - 7:00 p.m.

ONLINE REGISTRATION IS CLOSED. TICKETS WILL BE AVAILABLE AT THE DOOR ON SUNDAY. SEE YOU AT THE EVENT! Holy minestrone! Soup season is fast approaching – and with it, one of Central Arkansas’s most beloved events. Mark your calendars and plan to...

Kids Count Day at the Capitol

January 30, 2019 at 7:15 am- 4:00pm

Registration for this event is now full, but please complete the form to join the waiting list. People who are on the waiting list will still be able to attend all events, except breakfast and lunch. And if space...

2019 Northwest Arkansas 18th Annual Soup Sunday

January 27, 2019 at 4 pm - 7 pm

Advance ticket sales are CLOSED, but you can still buy tickets at the door on Sunday! Hope to see you there!  AACF’s Northwest Arkansas Soup Sunday is one of the most fun events in the region. Really! The atmosphere is casual and family-friendly, the...

Little Rock Children’s Policy Summit

December 12, 2018 at 11:00am-1:45pm

What is on the horizon for policies impacting kids? A lot of important decisions will be made next year that will either improve the lives of kids and families in the state or add barriers that will make it...

Northwest Arkansas Children’s Policy Summit

December 11, 2018 at 11:00am-1:30pm

What is on the horizon for policies impacting kids? A lot of important decisions will be made next year that will either improve the lives of kids and families in the state or add barriers that will make it...

Jonesboro Children’s Policy Summit

December 4, 2018 at 11:00am-1:30pm

What is on the horizon for policies impacting kids? A lot of important decisions will be made next year that will either improve the lives of kids and families in the state or add barriers that will make it...

Policy by the Glass: an AACF House Party

November 8, 2018 at 5:30 - 7:30 PM

Once the election’s over…it’s time to get to work! Women have been visible in this election cycle as never before. There’s no doubt about it, women are insisting on being a part of the process, pushing for policies that...

2018 Friends of Children Annual Luncheon

October 29, 2018 at 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM

After taking a year off to celebrate our 40th anniversary in 2017, we’re excited to bring back the annual Friends of Children Luncheon! And this year, we’re especially proud to honor three exceptional people who have made Arkansas a...

AACF Northwest Arkansas Office 10th Anniversary Celebration

September 13, 2018 at 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Help us celebrate our 10th year in Northwest Arkansas! See what we’ve been up to and what we hope to accomplish. We’ll release the latest version of our NWA Child Poverty report, and we’ll have some delicious food, cake,...

Helena Policy Café -Voters’ Guide Edition

July 28, 2018 at 10:00am-1:00pm

Join Arkansas Advocates for Children and Families and the Arkansas Kids Count Coalition for a discussion of policy issues affecting children and families included in our 2018 Voters’ Guide from health care to taxes. Talk with policy experts, share ideas with...