Happy Veterans Day

Happy Veteran's Day to all the brave men and women who committed themselves to military service! Our team at The Giving Net salutes you. As you know, we love sharing stories of service. John Elvin Gragg, the great-uncle of our Executive Director Andrea Price, shares his story of military service. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=amKiUQsm-OU

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Aspire Arkansas

The Arkansas Community Foundation recently released their Aspire Arkansas Report. According to their website, this report will help people identify local needs and then address these needs with time, talent are treasure. If you are looking to make a difference in Arkansas, check out this report!.  

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Little Rock 9: September 4, 1957

56 years ago today, Gov. Orval Faubus of Arkansas, called troops in to prevent the Little Rock Nine from entering Central High School. At the time, the bravery of the Little Rock Nine sparked a huge social change movement, and all eyes were on Arkansas and the United States government. For a…

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Drew High School: A Place Where Everybody Was Somebody

Drew High School was the all Black high school in Monticello, AR where my parents and most of my aunts and uncles attended. Future FBI agents, factory workers, garbage men, educators, scientists, ministers, medical professionals, attorneys, engineers, mechanics, carpenters, brick masons, and even business leaders walked the halls of the white school…

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