Our Approach to Achieving Impact

Since 1974, WRF has been a catalyst for change in Arkansas. We have awarded nearly $147 million to improve the lives of Arkansans.

We have provided grants, technical assistance and professional development; incubated new ideas and leadership; and funded research and sought innovation to help advance our region and increase social and economic opportunity for all Arkansans.

Learn more about our impact by reviewing some of the specific results we have in Increase Prosperity, Increase Graduation Rates, Strengthen Communities, and Build Partnerships.