August 23rd, 2011
Weeks of running the air conditioner on high equals a high electric bill for most Arkansans who will need to make budget adjustments to pay the power company… As part of the initial corporate donation, McDonald presented a $130,000 check to the Arkansas Energy Network. Similar check presentations are being made by other Entergy utilities [...]
August 3rd, 2011
A million-dollar grant awarded to the state of Arkansas may leave some the state’s residents increasing their lifetime earnings by more than $1.2 million each. The award, announced Tuesday by Gov. Mike Beebe, is financed by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation and is part of the Complete College America’s Completion Innovation Challenge…. Arkansas ranks [...]
June 13th, 2011
With electric bills going up in these hot summer months, the Arkansas County Economic Opportunities Commission (EOC) is trying to lend a helping hand…. Arkansas Energy Network (AEN) is a coalition of energy providers working together to offer utility assistance grants through a state-wide fuel fund through Entergy-Arkansas and Southern Good Faith Fund. Entergy-Arkansas is [...]
March 5th, 2010
Southern Bancorp and its nonprofit affiliate Southern Good Faith Fund in partnership with the IRS are offering the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program to the residents of Phillips County and surrounding areas beginning.
February 18th, 2010
How would you like to earn $3 for every dollar you put into savings? If you meet the qualifications, it’s not out of reach.
In a time when it’s just that much more difficult to save money toward a house, college or starting a small business, the Argenta Community Development Corporation could make all the difference.
…AAIDAP is funded by Arkansas Department of Workforce Services, Southern Good Faith Fund and Arkansas Economic Development Commission….