cystic fibrosis

Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Announces New CEO

The Cystic Fibrosis Foundation announced a major leadership change today. Preston Campbell, M.D., will be stepping down from his position as president and CEO of the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation at the end of 2019. The foundation has appointed Michael Boyle, M.D., to succeed Campbell as president and CEO. Currently, Boyle is Senior Vice President of…

Shepherd

Shepherd to the The Lambs

by Dwain Hebda | Photography by Jamison Mosley Rev. Jay Clark stood in the Pulaski Heights United Methodist Church pulpit and scanned a sea of grief-stricken faces gathered to mourn a young member of the congregation who took his own life. It was a human landscape he’d surveyed before, made up of the people left behind struggling…

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Out of Darkness

by Matthew King The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention has held Out of the Darkness Walks in Arkansas since September 2008. The first local walk in Little Rock had approximately 400 participants and raised $40,000.  “The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention leads the fight against suicide – we save lives and bring hope to those…

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Being Mindful

by Chris Price The numbers are staggering, but, so too is the stigma. One in five adults in America experiences a mental illness, according to the National Alliance on Mental Illness. Yet many don’t know that they have it or are at risk. Even those who are diagnosed often have trouble finding resources to help…

Razorback Foundation

Razorback Foundation Introduces Text-to-Join Option

There’s a new way to support the University of Arkansas and UA athletics. The Razorback Foundation, Inc. has added a mobile-friendly method of joining the foundation. To join the Razorback Foundation, non-members can now text “ONERazorback” to 91999. Regular membership for the Razorback Foundation starts at $50 per year. Recent alumni can join the Young…