Make a difference in your community
One of the best things about Conway is the way its people
reach out to each other, whether in the face of crises or long-term need. The
city's many churches and service organizations make it possible or individuals
and families to connect with and give back to their community.
Below is a list of all of the different organizations around Conway that
can help you give back to the community as well.
American Red Cross - Faulkner
813 Parkway Avenue | (501) 329-3571 | www.RedCross.org/Arkansas
The Faulkner County Chapter of the American Red Cross works daily
to help people prevent, prepare for, and respond to natural and man-made
disasters and emergencies.
Parkway Avenue | (501) 329-4862 |
The Bethlehem House is a Christian transitional shelter
providing shelter, food, clothing, transportation, safety, case management, and
employment assistance to the homeless of central Arkansas.
Big Brothers Big
Sisters of Central Arkansas
1105 Deer Street, Suite 14 | (501) 336-9505 | www.bbbsca.org
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Arkansas is an affiliate
of Big Brothers Big Sisters of America, which has provided one-to-one mentoring
to at-risk youth from single-parent homes for more than 100 years.
Boy Scouts of America
- Quapaw Area Council
3220 Cantrell Road, Little Rock | (501) 664-4780 | QuapawBSA.org
Boy Scouts offers effective character, citizenship, and
personal fitness training for boys ages 11-17.
Boys & Girls Club
of Faulkner County
1405 Robins Street | (501) 329-8849 | BGCFaulkner.org
Boys & Girls Club of Faulkner County is an affiliate of
Boys & Girls Clubs of America. The club’s Bob Nabholz Unit opened a new $2 million,
15,000-square-foot facility in early 2013.
Program for Central Arkansas (CAPCA)
707 Robins Street, Suite 118 | (501) 329-0977
CAPCA helps thousands of low-income individuals and families
achieve self-sufficiency and economic security.
2740 College Avenue | (501) 329-5459 | CommunityConnectionsAR.org
Community Connections provides extracurricular activities
for children with special needs and serves as a support network for their
Conway Cradle Care
Prince Street | (501) 730-0017 |
Conway Cradle Care is a child-care and outreach program
designed to keep pregnant and parenting teens in school. Conway Cradle Care is
open to all students enrolled in a Faulkner County school district.
830 North Creek Drive | (501) 932-0559 | ChistVincent.com
Conway Interfaith Clinic provides access to medical and
dental services for individuals and families in central Arkansas who do not
Council on Aging (Conway Senior Wellness & Activity Center)
1620 Donaghey Avenue | (501) 327-2895 | FCSeniors.com
The Faulkner County Council on Aging strives to identify and
meet the nutrition, transportation, and social needs for adults who are 60 and
older. The agency is currently undergoing a capital campaign to raise $2
million for a new location.
Girl Scouts Diamonds
of Arkansas, Oklahoma and Texas - Faulkner County Chapter
615 West 29th
Street, North Little Rock | (501) 758-1020 |
Girl Scouts enables girls ages 5-17 to develop strength,
confidence, leadership, motivation, and skills for success.
Habitat for Humanity
of Faulkner County
825 Parkway Avenue, Suite A | (501) 513-3244 | HabitatForHumanityFaulknerCounty.org
Habitat for Humanity builds affordable homes for low-income
families living in substandard housing.
HAVEN House (Help for
Abuse Victims in Emergency Need)
(501) 327-1701 | CAilnc.org
HAVEN House is a residential shelter for adolescent girls
ages 6-18 who have been abused, neglected, abandoned, or who are homeless.
615 East Robins Street | (501) 327-5234 | indliving.org
Independent Living Services, one of the largest nonprofit
organizations in central Arkansas, serves an eight-county area and supports the
needs of more than 200 people with developmental and intellectual disabilities.
United Way of Central
1120 Oak Street | (501) 327-5087 | UnitedWayCentralArk.org
United Way is of the h4est community service agencies in
Faulkner and Perry counties and serves as an umbrella fundraising agency for its
19 partner agencies.
Vehicles For Veterans
(855) 838-5444 | VehiclesForVeterans.org
Vehicles For Veterans is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit vehicle donation and recycling program benefiting veterans. Donors can help disabled veterans by donating a car, truck, boat, RV, ATV, or motorcycle, whether the vehicle runs or not. The program offers a simple alternative to selling or trading in an unwanted vehicle and provides donors with free towing and a tax deduction.
Women's Shelter of
(501) 329-7405 | ConwayWomensShelter.com
The Women's Shelter of Central Arkansas assists victims of
family violence and offers support groups, recovery programs, transportation for
clients, and child advocacy programs.