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dateSeptember 29, 2009 userPosted by:

The Garden Photos from Sept 27

Huge thank you to everyone that help make it all possible!    If you would like to get involved with helping feed our community, visit The Garden initiative page for more information.  

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dateSeptember 27, 2009 userPosted by:

Change.org Article – “Sleep Out for the Homeless: Worst Fundraiser Ever”

Change.org Article “Sleep Out for the Homeless: Worst Fundraiser Ever” by Dominic Mapstone is an incredible perspective on how homelessness awareness sleep outs can be used in the wrong way.  Here is the opening paragraph… “Sleep-Outs for the Homeless” are staged around the globe to raise money and awareness for homeless. But don’t let the

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dateSeptember 16, 2009 userPosted by:

Photos from World Garden Launch Day

Photographs courtesy of see original story “a World Garden kind of day, and they weren’t even open“

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dateSeptember 16, 2009 userPosted by:

…reflections on Shear Kindness

We had the opportunity to sit and chat with Chandra Perkins, the owner of Mia Bella Salon in Bentonville and founding partner of Shear Kindness, to hear her story and reflections on the initiative she and Brittney Moore created as a way to serve those in need. Shear Kindness started in Aug of 2008 (click

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dateSeptember 15, 2009 userPosted by:

the Incredible Hearts of Bella Vista…

On Sept 12th, Sue Rowen, Pat Okeson, Mary Middleton and Jan Horswell represented Cobblestone Project at the Bella Vista Community Outreach Fair and it was beautiful. Browse a few pictures and then read on… …we are honored and humbled by the incredible actions of these incredible ladies. Their hearts and actions are moving communities to

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dateSeptember 14, 2009 userPosted by:

a World Garden kind of day and they weren’t even open.

Sunday evening a small group of people gathered at a closed restaurant to reverse the usual flow of business and provide free food to those who are hungry in NW Arkansas.  With effortless motion,

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dateSeptember 12, 2009 userPosted by:

Laundry Love Project Fayetteville…”true compassion”

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dateSeptember 8, 2009 userPosted by:

Siloam Spring Laundry Love Project…Beautiful Provision

Siloam Springs Laundry Love officially kicked off Sept 4th at the Soap Opera Laundromat on South Lincoln Street…here is a recap and pictures from that night… Siloam Springs’ first Laundry Love was all about anticipation and provision coming together. Our small volunteer team arrived with great expectations, but left with even greater hope as everything

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dateSeptember 5, 2009 userPosted by:

Laundry Love Project & Shear Kindness…together for the first time

You could tell it is back to school time again. We had all the machines filled up by start time and already people were waiting for more washers to open up. When school is in session, the burden just increases more. We were so excited to have Chandra from Mia Bella Salon come and provide

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