Kids, Kanban and COVID-19

If you’re a parent, chances are good that last week you inadvertently became a home-school teacher. Due to the COVID-19 outbreak in Arkansas, our schools are closed until at least April 17, leaving our children homebound for at least another month. If you’re fortunate enough to stay home with your sequestered kids, you’re probably scrambling…

Spread a Little Cheer: Hanging Christmas Lights During Coronavirus Crisis

Amid the coronavirus pandemic, people are putting up their Christmas lights to spread some hope and cheer. The idea started on Twitter and hashtags like #LightsForLife, #CoronaKindness, and #CoronaChristmas are trending. In a challenging time with school and work closing, local restaurants and shops shutting down, and events being cancelled, social media users are sharing…

Arkansas Community Foundation Establishes COVID-19 Relief Fund

The Arkansas Community Foundation (ACF) has established a new fund designed to impact nonprofit organizations assisting vulnerable populations during the coronavirus pandemic.   ACF officials have already identified several priorities for the fund, called the COVID-19 Relief Fund. These priorities include helping healthcare nonprofits that need additional safety equipment for their employees/volunteers; nonprofits providing emergency…