August 08, 2016
Arkansas Children’s Research Institute Receives $9.4 Million NIH Award to Establish Center ...
The Arkansas Children’s Research Institute (ACRI) announced today that it is creating a center for the study of childhood obesity with a $9.4 million grant funded by an Institutional Development Award (IDeA) from the National Institutes of Health. The center will be integral to Arkansas Children’s Hospital’s plans to build a statewide network of care, while addressing one of the state’s most daunting public health crises.
August 05, 2016
Arkansas Children’s Launches CARE CLOSE TO HOME: The Campaign for Arkansas Children’s Northwest
Arkansas Children’s leadership, alongside lead investors and patient families, launched a $70 million campaign tonight to transform children’s health in the region. CARE CLOSE TO HOME: The Campaign for Arkansas Children’s Northwest will fund construction of a freestanding children’s hospital in Northwest Arkansas.
August 02, 2016
The Tyson Family and Tyson Foods Give $15 Million to Arkansas Children’s Northwest
The Tyson Family and Tyson Foods, Inc. are making another significant investment in the Northwest Arkansas region. John H. Tyson, Chairman of the Board, Tyson Foods; Barbara Tyson; and Donnie Smith, CEO of Tyson Foods, announced a gift of $15 million for the construction of Arkansas Children’s Northwest.
August 01, 2016
Robin and Gary George to Fund Chapel with Additional $1 Million to Arkansas Children’s Northwest
Robin and Gary George of Springdale, Ark., have made an additional gift of $1 million to the construction of Arkansas Children’s Northwest. The chapel in the new hospital will be named the Robin George Chapel in recognition of Robin’s long-time involvement with the Pastoral Care program at Arkansas Children’s and in honor the couple’s continued generosity.
July 25, 2016
Karen and Darren Horton Donate $1 Million to Arkansas Children’s Northwest
Grateful grandparents Karen and Darren Horton of Northwest Arkansas are giving $1 million to the construction of Arkansas Children’s Northwest.
July 18, 2016
Premier Concepts, LLC Donates $1 Million Gift to Arkansas Children’s Northwest
Premier Concepts, LLC, a Bentonville company providing nationwide sales, analytics, and merchandising services to the vendor community, is making a $1 million investment to the construction of Arkansas Children’s Northwest (ACNW). The gift will be distributed to the project over the next five years.