Franklin County

The United Way of Fort Smith Area at Work in Franklin County

Individual services offered to Franklin County residents.

Dollars invested into the Franklin County community.

Meals served to Franklin County residents through food programs funded by United Way dollars.

Men, women and children received services and entered programs to help them cope with tragedy, crisis and addiction.

Children took part in recreational, educational and character building activities and programs funded by United Way dollars.

Nursing home residents received compassionate care and therapy through volunteer programs funded by United Way.

Did you know?

  • 30% of households with children in Arkansas struggle to afford enough food to lead healthy, active lives.
  • 1 in 3 females and 1 in 4 males will experience rape, physical violence and/or stalking in their lifetime.
  • Doing something productive outside the classroom, whether physical, mental or creative, is crucial to finding meaning in our lives and gaining self esteem.
  • College graduates earn up to 55% more than high school graduates.