Bilingual Advocate

Part-time position. Work hours are 3:00 p.m-11:00 p.m. Thu-Sat. Multiple duties: including answering crisis calls, one-on-one advocacy with residents and nonresidents. Admissions and departures; On Call Duties.  Good organizational & interpersonal skills a must. Be able to work unsupervised. Must…

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2016 Volunteer Appreciation

2016 Volunteer Appreciation

Pictured from left: Shelli Cathcart, Gladys Aguiar, Lorna Miller (Living Word), Burke Gower, Regina Gower, Keisha Wyckoff, Dianna Zerr Congratulations to our 2016 Outstanding Volunteers! Mother Teresa is attributed as saying, "I alone cannot change the world, but I can…

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The Survivor Next Door

(Photo Credit: www.thomasjstanley.com) A number of years ago, Thomas Stanley published a best-selling book titled The Millionaire Next Door.  In it, he describes the characteristics of individuals who achieve great wealth while attracting little attention to themselves. One of the…

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Reaching Our Potential with Your Help

The Northwest Arkansas Women’s Shelter (NWAWS) is facing a serious and potentially devastating financial crisis. Over the last 14 months, a completely new leadership team has looked into all facets of the organization’s operations. During this same time, new members…

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Arkansas Gives a Success!

We were stunned by our success with ArkansasGives! This was the first year we participated (the second year for the campaign), and you donated $14,321 to Northwest Arkansas Women's Shelter in a 12 hour period! Wow! This also makes us eligible for…

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ArkansasGives Day: April 7

On April 7th from 8am-8pm, any donations you make to NWA Women's Shelter through the ArkansasGives website will also qualify us for additional bonus dollars from the Arkansas Community Foundation. Will you consider joining Arkansans from across the state to make a donation…

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Creating a Safer Future: How People Who Give Can Change Our Community

Written by John McGee Early in my career I attended a conference in which one of the speakers indicated that the agency he worked for did not have a planned giving program. Their reasoning was they hoped to solve the…

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