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Sebastian County 100 Families Celebrating 2 Year Anniversary

Sebastian County 100 Families Celebrating 2 Year Anniversary

For Immediate Release February 22, 2021 100 Families, Sebastian County to Celebrate 2 Year Anniversary With an Online Event Event Date: February26, 2021 9am-10am Via Facebook Live Fort Smith, AR— February 22, 2021 — 100 Families is an initiative of the United Way of...

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Rising in the River Valley 2021

Rising in the River Valley 2021

Join us on February 15th at noon on our Facebook event page for our 6th annual Rising in the River Valley! Due to Covid-19, this event will be virtual. Our speakers will be, Dr. Terisa Riley, Chancellor, University of Arkansas -  Fort Smith, Penni Burns, CEO, Fort...

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February 11 is National 211 Day

February 11 is National 211 Day

While 911 is the number to call for an emergency, there’s another number you should know, 211.. Every day people across Arkansas turn to 211 for information and support—whether financial, domestic, health or disaster-related. 211 is a free, confidential referral and...

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Tyson Summer Internship Open to Local College Students

Tyson Summer Internship Open to Local College Students

The United Way of Fort Smith Area is proud to introduce the 2021 Tyson Summer Community Internship Program.  This partnership with Tyson Foods provides an invaluable opportunity for select college students to gain professional experience while making a positive impact...

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UWFSA Community Partner Agency Podcast

UWFSA Community Partner Agency Podcast

Koinonia · UWFS - Eddie Lee HerndonCheck out Eddie Lee and Tom Brown as they discuss Tom's new podcast! Each week he will visit with one of our Community Partner Agencies. We are so excited and thankful for this opportunity! Please share this with your friends and...

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New Board of Directors for 2021

New Board of Directors for 2021

United Way of Fort Smith Area announced new additions to the 2021 Board of Directors. These business and community leaders bring their knowledge and talent along with a steadfast commitment to forwarding United Way’s mission. Suzy Wilson, Assistant Superintendent for...

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