Poverty and Hunger in our Area

Consequences of Concentrating

Poverty
GETTING FORT SMITH TO PUNCH ITSELF OUT OF ITS PAPER BAG

The Urban Institute Study of our Area

The Urban Institute has taken a deep dive into the facts of our area.  It's not a pretty picture, but one we must see.

Tackling Food Insecurity at Its Roots

A Data Walk Memo for Sebastian County, Arkansas

Testimony to the National Commission on Hunger

This testimonial to the National Commission on Hunger on this day, May 19, 2015, is the combined effort of Ken Kupchick, Director of Marketing and Development for the River Valley Regional Food Bank located in Fort Smith, Arkansas and myself, Charolette Tidwell, Director of Antioch Consolidated Association for Youth and Family, a hunger relief not-for-profit agency, also located in Fort Smith.