is a nonprofit organization dedicated to increasing awareness of the importance of early literacy intervention and the critical role it plays in a child's development. Its mission is to promote and develop cross-sector collaborative programming to increase the likelihood that children in Arkansas will grow up in print-rich environments that enhance their potential for optimal health and development. For more information click here.
Click here to see a recent clip from Racheal Ray's show about Reach Out and Read (after the video loads, skip to 3:10 to fast forward to the ROR portion of the segment).
Med Camps of Arkansas
has been providing traditional summer camp experiences to children with medical, physical and developmental challenges since 1971. Since then, almost 10,000 campers have had the opportunity to join with other children who are challenged by the same conditions to have fun camping while conquering some of the unique life situations they face and realizing they are not alone. To see more information in the 2007 annual report, click here.