Archive for July, 2010

dateJuly 27, 2010 userPosted by:

…lives are being changed before I’ve even gotten out of my pj’s and had my coffee

From Jennifer Arkins, Cobblestone Project Operating Team… For me, Saturdays are usually spent enjoying the lazy days of summer.  For many in NWA, Saturdays are spent wondering where their next meal will come from, where they might enjoy a respite from the heat, burdened with the reality of poverty.  So, this Saturday, I had the

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dateJuly 25, 2010 userPosted by:

July 23rd Update on the Cobblestone Project Farm

We had the opportunity to catch up with Gary Davis out at The Farm for quick update. For more information on The Farm, please visit The Farm Initiative page.  There are many opportunities to help out at The Farm, and you can check the Cobblestone Project Volunteer Hub for dates and open slots. Thanks to all that are making

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dateJuly 17, 2010 userPosted by:

Tyson Foods Hunger Relief helping Cobblestone Project Gathering & Distribution Efforts

We are happy to announce that Tyson Foods has begun partnering with the Gathering & Distribution efforts of the Cobblestone Project.  This food is picked up and then directly distributed to food pantries & shelters across Northwest Arkansas as well being added to the efforts of The Garden initiative. This is so important because the protien sources

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dateJuly 7, 2010 userPosted by:

Mark Horvath, Founder, returning to NW Arkansas July 30th & 31st

PRESS RELEASE It has been one year since the 1,287 Homelessness Awareness Rally, and much has been accomplished. On Saturday July 31st, Mark Horvath returns to NW Arkansas as a part of the Road Trip USA to share how homelessness is changing, the accomplishments that have been made and the needs that still exist. You

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dateJuly 6, 2010 userPosted by:

a night of community found in a laundromat in Rogers

We asked Adam & Stephanie to share their experience at Laundry Love Rogers this month.  As you can see from their time there Laundry Love continues to be a place where compassion becomes the norm & unconditional grace is offered. Rogers Laundry Love Project proved to be another impactful night in July.  The place was teaming

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dateJuly 2, 2010 userPosted by:

Scott Seal shares his story about serving NW Arkansas

Scott Seal had an opportunity to share his story about work, life and service with Garrett Lewis of Channel 5 News (KFSM). Thank you to Scott for all he has done to give to others. For more information on the areas that Scott has been serving to help the hungry in NW Arkansas, please visit the

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