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dateJanuary 31, 2011 userPosted by:

“Merry Christmas to Me” …a story from NWA Homeless Census

We asked a few of the people who helped conduct the 2011 NWA Homeless Census to share their experience. This is from Ryan Riley… [box] I was looking forward to helping out with the survey and was originally supposed to do a shift at lunchtime at 7 Hills on Friday.  At the training meeting, Kevin

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dateJanuary 21, 2011 userPosted by:

Shear Kindness at Restoration Village & Havenwood

Shear Kindness was at it again on Jan 17th and 18th teaming up with the Junior League of NW Arkansas to serve the women and children of Restoration Village and Havenwood. The smiles say it all!! It was amazing to hear the women open up so quickly and share glimpses of their life story as

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dateJanuary 19, 2011 userPosted by:

January Cobblestone Project Update

[box] The Farm The 2011 season for The Farm is underway! It is hard to believe the opportunities that have presented themselves over the past few months and we are truly excited about what is ahead. We are excited to announce that the Cobblestone Project Farm is moving to Fayetteville.  New Heights Church in Fayetteville

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dateJanuary 17, 2011 userPosted by:

The Farm 2011 Season Update

The 2011 season for The Farm is underway! It is hard to believe the opportunities that have presented themselves over the past few months and we are truly excited about what is ahead. We are excited to announce that the Cobblestone Project Farm is moving to Fayetteville. New Heights Church in Fayetteville has graciously donated

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dateJanuary 16, 2011 userPosted by:

NWA Give Camp

In February the Cobblestone Project was selected to be a benefiting organization of NW Arkansas Give Camp. GiveCamp is a weekend-long event where software developers, designers, and database administrators donate their time to create custom software for non-profit organizations. This custom software could be a new website for the nonprofit organization, a small data-collection application

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dateJanuary 15, 2011 userPosted by:

The Farm Volunteer Orientation & Training Lunch

Saturday February 19, 2011 – Saturday February 19, 2011 10:00 am until 12:00 pm (lunch will be provided) 4476 Waterside Court Map and Directions | Register Description: If you are interested in being involved in the 2011 Farm season, please plan on attending our volunteer orientation training day. It will be hosted at the Northstar

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dateJanuary 12, 2011 userPosted by:

Thoughts on the Pacific Northwest

We just got back from an incredible journey from the Northwest we went to Portland, then headed to Vancouver, B.C., then Seattle, then ended the journey back in Portland. Even though a lot of the organizations we wanted to check out were closed we did however get little glimpses into understanding more of what homelessness […]

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dateJanuary 9, 2011 userPosted by:

Folding Clothes with Superman…

Laundry Love Siloam Spring… the stories from a little laundromat in Siloam Springs never cease to amaze.  The following is one of those stories from Mark who has been coordinating the Siloam Spring Laundry Love from the beginning.  These are Mark’s words… I don’t think either of us planned to meet that night, but we both needed

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