April 12, 2013: PRACTICAL ANIMAL LAW CLE, 5TH ANNUAL. Presented by Pulaski County Humane Society & the Student Animal Legal Defense Fund, of the William H. Bowen UALR Law School. Proceeds benefit the Humane Society & CARE!
September 21, 2012: HAPPY BIRTHDAY, CARE! Fourteen years! September 21, 1998-September 21, 2012. Thanks to our great volunteers, caseworkers, foster families. contributors, and staff!
Happy 14th Birthday, CARE! September 21, 2012!
September 8, 2012: "LOVE YOUR BLOCK" GRANT FULFILLMENT! In partnership with Home Depot, Heights Neighborhood Association, and City of Little Rock, CARE adds improvements to our headquarters! What a wonderful day for CARE! Talk about team work! Thank you to the volunteers from CARE, Heights Neighborhood Association, and Home Depot for CARE's new deck!
Sept 8 - LOVE YOUR BLOCK project @ CARE!
August 25, 2012: WALK TO END ALZHEIMER's! Join CARE for this event! We will provide watering areas for our 4-legged friends in the River Market area.
August 11, 2012: CARE for ANIMALS DAY @ CHICO's!
July 25, 2012: CARE's Paws on the Runway 2012, held March 2 this year at the Governor's Mansion, was voted as FIRST RUNNER UP in the "BEST CHARITY EVENT" category! Thanks to everyone who voted for us! SAVE THE DATE: Mark your calendars now for Paws on the Runway next year: March 1, 2013!
Arkansas Times "Best of 2012"
July 25, 2012: CITY OF LITTLE ROCK AWARDS "LOVE YOUR BLOCK" $1,000 GRANT TO CARE! The Little Rock Dept. of Housing & Neighborhood Programs, together with the Home Depot Foundation, offered each of the eight Little Rock wards the opportunity to apply for a $1,000 grant to make improvements and visible changes to each of their neighborhoods. The Heights Neighborhood Assoc. (HNA) applied on behalf of CARE, and the application is GRANTED! THANKS to the City of Little Rock, Home Depot and the Home Depot Foundation, and HNA!
The HNA application proposed the building a free-standing deck on the east front lawn of CARE's headquarters, at 5516 Kavanaugh Blvd., Little Rock, plus landscaping improvements on the west part of the lawn. Home Depot will help with supplies, and volunteers will combine efforts to build the deck and install landscaping. The "Love Your Block" work date is scheduled for Saturday, September 8, beginning at 10AM. Get your hammers and shovels ready for a fun day working to improve the appearance and function of CARE's front yard! If you wish to help, PLEASE call CARE at 501-603-CARE!
June 7, 2012: Mr Jason Finney's Gifted and Talented Program students at Forest Park Elementary School studied entrepreneurship -- the assignment was to design, make, market, and sell a product, then donate the profits to the charity. CARE was the charity chosen by this group, who generously donated $185! That's ALEXANDER, JACKSON, JOHN, PHILLIP, MASON & K.J.!