Community Engagement

In addition to providing important health education across the state, the Community Outreach Department also leads hospital efforts in local community engagement activities.  These include:

  • Leading the annual Earth Day Recycling event each Spring.
  • Coordinating the annual Food Drive each Summer.
  • Participating in local Neighborhood Association meetings and activities.
  • Helping connect employees to community volunteer opportunities.
  • Serving as a partner in education with nearby King Elementary.
  • Leading the Community Garden project in cooperation with Ark. GardenCorps and the Central High National Historic Site.
  • Coordinating on-going food insecurity work with the nearby Helping Hand food pantry and the Arkansas Hunger Relief Alliance.