The Pearls Foudnation Honors Dr. Charlotte Williams with the Global Impact Award

The PEARLS (Promoting Education Achievement Resourcefulness Leadership & Scholarship) Foundation, in conjunction with Chi Eta Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, honored women of color who have demonstrated a commitment to outstanding service and made significant contribu
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Center on Community Philanthropy Partners with Higher Purpose Academy in Clarksdale, Mississippi

The University of Arkansas Clinton School Center on Community Philanthropy recently joined a partnership to launch the inaugural session of Higher Purpose Academy (HPA), an innovative community empowerment program for minority millennials in the Mississippi Delta. The academy took pla
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Local Nonprofit Our House Selected to Work with Inaugural Center on Community Philanthropy Researcher in Residence

The Clinton School Center on Community Philanthropy is proud to announce local nonprofit Our House has been selected to work with our inaugural Researcher in Residence Dr. Muthusami Kumaran in Spring 2016. Our House operates a comprehensive program that utilizes a multi-generational a
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Center on Community Philanthropy Appoints First Researcher in Residence

The University of Arkansas Clinton School of Public Service Center on Community Philanthropy has appointed Dr. Muthusami Kumaran from the University of Florida as its first ever Researcher in Residence and Visiting Philanthropy Faculty for the Spring 2016 semester. Dr. Kumaran was sel
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Center on Community Philanthropy partners in Sumner, Miss. to convene local residents

On November 10, The Clinton School Center on Community Philanthropy sponsored a community conversation in Sumner, MS concerning the future of the Emmett Till Multipurpose Complex in Tallahatchie County, MS. Forty Tallahatchie County residents attended the community dialogue to discuss
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The Center on Community Philanthropy Announces New Opportunity for Nonprofits

Since 2009 the Clinton School Center on Community Philanthropy (The Center) has been a leader in conducting research and writing about philanthropy as an approach to delivering public service. This work includes faculty led research, over 25 Scholars-in-Residence and visiting philanth
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Clinton School Center on Community Philanthropy Awarded Major Grant

The Center on Community Philanthropy at the University of Arkansas Clinton School of Public Service has received a grant from the W.K. Kellogg Foundation titled, “Building Capacity for Community Philanthropy that Strengthens Sector Effectiveness for the Benefit of Vulnerable Children.
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Clinton School Center on Community Philanthropy Visiting Scholar Studies the Changing Misrepresentation of Race and Crime in the Media

University of Illinois communication professor and visiting scholar at the Center on Community Philanthropy at the University of Arkansas Clinton School of Public Service in Fall of 2013, Travis Dixon, recently published a study of five years of network and cable crime news. The study
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Dr. Charlotte Williams to Speak at Inaugural North Jonesboro Gala

Dr. Charlotte Lewellen-Williams will be the guest speaker at the North Jonesboro Neighborhood Initiative’s (NJNI) resident appreciation celebration.The inaugural red carpet gala, “An Evening among the Stars,” recognizes residents who have made contributions to the city and to NJ
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