The State of Education in Arkansas

Check out ForwARd Arkansas's call to action and join the movement to help our state create one of the finest public education systems in the nation. Click here to download The State of Education in Arkansas report now.

Forty Years, Forty Leaders, For Arkansas

We invest in leadership. Check out the Foundation's new annual report that recognizes forty leaders who continue to demonstrate their commitment to improving the lives of all Arkansans.

Wer We invest in vision. With bold, strategic, and sustained action over the next five years, we have the opportunity to move the needle to prosperity in  Arkansas. Become a part of Moving the Needle. - See more at: http://wrf.hq.bluetubeinc.com/#sthash.UJmtvT8n.dpuf
We invest in vision. With bold, strategic, and sustained action over the next five years, we have the opportunity to move the needle to prosperity in  Arkansas. Become a part of Moving the Needle. - See more at: http://wrf.hq.bluetubeinc.com/#sthash.UJmtvT8n.dpuf

Four Bold Goals for Arkansas

Increase Prosperity

Reduce the number or Arkansas families living below 200% of the federal poverty line. 

Increase Educational Attainment

Increase high school, career education, and college graduation rates in the state. 

Strengthen Communities

Increase educational attainment and economic mobility in select communities in Arkansas. 

Build the Nonprofit Infrastructure

Show that strategic support and good grantmaking practices can help nonprofits achieve our Moving the Needle goals and their missions.

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