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Race for Results 2024

While 9.5% of all babies in Arkansas were born with low birth weights in 2021, the low birth weight rate for Black babies in our state was almost 17%.

AACF Seeks Northwest Arkansas Development Director

Position Overview This is a full-time position in the Northwest Arkansas office of Arkansas Advocates for Children and Families (AACF). This position will lead fundraising efforts in Northwest Arkansas to raise unrestricted funds to support AACF’s mission to ensure...

AACF Seeks Communications Intern

Position Overview Arkansas Advocates for Children and Families (AACF) seeks a dynamic, self-starter to assist marketing and communications efforts. This internship is an excellent opportunity to experience various aspects of communications while working for a well-known nonprofit organization. This...

Juneteenth 2023

Emancipation Day | Black Independence Day | Juneteenth June 19, 1865, marks the day that Black enslaved people in Galveston, Texas, were informed they had been declared free more than two years prior, when President Lincoln signed the Emancipation...