Host a Fundraising Event

When you host a fundraising event to benefit Arkansas Children’s, you help make children better today and healthier tomorrow. You can choose to host a 5K/walk, a bake sale or even a gala, and we are here to support you.

Follow these steps to host an event: 

For questions or more information, please call Rhonda McBain at 501-364-1473.

Your event request will be reviewed within five business days. Once your event has been approved, we will send you a follow up approval notice, and are available to help provide resources and support to ensure your event is a success!

Please note, by applying to host an event, you agree that you have reviewed the following guidelines and instructions:

» Read our Frequently Asked Questions 


All fundraising events require prior sanction and support from Arkansas Children’s Foundation. Please do not solicit support for your event prior to obtaining approval from an ACF representative.

We love to support our community partner events! We are happy to provide:

  • Access to our community event forms, logos, templates and materials you may need to collect donor information
  • Branded items like a disposable banner, pens, cups and other supplies when available
  • Information about Arkansas Children’s and our programs
  • Guidance on where to direct your gift
  • Advice on event planning

Unfortunately, we cannot:

  • Guarantee event attendance of patients, physicians, staff or volunteers
  • Provide information about current or past Arkansas Children’s donors
  • Provide financial support or reimbursement for event expenses
  • Guarantee Arkansas Children’s led promotion or marketing of the event