Arkansas: Red Cross ...

Arkansans are being asked to roll up their sleeves and donate blood because there’s a critical shortage of it across the state and nation.  The American Red Cross Greater Ozarks-Arkansas Region is made up of the whole state of Arkansas, …
Posted On 25 Aug 2016

CDC, pregnant women ...

Fourteen people have been infected with the Zika virus in Florida, and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued a warning to pregnant women to avoid traveling to the Wynwood neighborhood. Federal health authorities urged pregnant women …
Posted On 24 Aug 2016

Walmart Foundation ...

The Walmart Foundation has given $56,000 to the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) for its Center for Diversity Affairs Programs. The summer enrichment programs encourage students throughout the state to consider careers in health care. The presentation...
Posted On 21 Aug 2016

U.S. Latinos winners ...

Gymnastic   The daughter of Puerto Rican parents, Laurie Hernandez is part of the “Final Five,” that won gold in the team all-around after dominating Russia and China. Laurie did well enough on the balance beam, scoring...
Posted On 17 Aug 2016

Mobile Guatemalan ...

The city of Little Rock welcomes the Consul General of Guatemala Jose Barillas and their staff to Little Rock from July 30 to 31 to provide assistance to Guatemalans living in the area. The mobile consulate will be installed at …
Posted On 24 Jul 2016

Attorney General ...

Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge has settled a consumer-protection lawsuit against a Pulaski County woman who was accused of deceptively advertising “notario” services and selling fake identification (ID) cards, which she improperly described as legal forms of...
Posted On 21 Jul 2016

Free English classes ...

Regardless of  their immigration status, for anyone who steps on U.S. soil, it involves major life changes and enormous personal sacrifices, but simultaneously also arises the great desire to live the American dream in a country where the opportunities are …
Posted On 18 Jul 2016

ACH working to build ...

Arkansas Children’s Hospital is taking a step forward toward building a new pediatric clinic at the city’s Southwest Community Park. As part of Arkansas Children’s Hospital’s master plan, they are hoping to build new facilities in underserved...
Posted On 17 Jul 2016

Arkansas: Call to Action!

Arkansas United Community Coalition (AUCC) will continue to work on the Arkansas immigrant movement. AUCC, its members and partners will continue to help achieve the potential of the 2012 DACA, and turning out an unprecedented Latino and Asian vote in …
Posted On 14 Jul 2016

Springdale ranked ...

In a recent study from WalletHub, the City of Springdale in Arkansas was ranked as the 35th most diverse city in the nation for 2016. It ranked number 18 among small cities, which are cities with populations below 100,000. Springdale …
Posted On 01 Jul 2016