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Rare Bird Builders is a locally owned custom home builder that also specializes in remodels. They take pride in not only building beautiful luxury homes but also building lifelong relationships, where you have a builder that you can trust and count on for the long haul. They offer FREE project consultations, and hope for the opportunity to win your business!
Children's Safety Center's New Home
For the past two years, local Springdale nonprofit, Children's Safety Center (CSC), has been in the silent phase of a $12.5m campaign to triple its building footprint.
Quote: "The need for services is not slowing down, nor is it going away." - Elizabeth Shackelford, Executive Director.
You can find the full store HERE.
A Bad Dream
Arkansas’ travel and tourism industry, which had been enjoying more than a decade of growth, posted double-digit percentage declines in 2020. For the months of Jan-Feb 2021, tourism tax revenue was down a whopping 20.5% compared to the same period in 2020.
If this brief recap wasn't enough, you can find the full industry report HERE.
Arts & Culture
Creative Arkansas Community Hub & Exchange
CACHE Studios - a new artist residency space located off SE 5th Street in Bentonville was recently announced by Creative Arkansas Community Hub & Exchange, an NWA Council endeavor.
You can find out more on their website HERE.
For The Love...
Downtown Bentonville, Inc
Feed People Love People - that's the motto. Early in 2020 after the COVID-19 pandemic began to set in, three friends in Bentonville took action to bring people together and serve the community.
You can find the full story HERE.
Expanding Supply Affordably
Partners For Better Housing
According to a 2019 study, housing is becoming increasingly inaccessible to many Northwest Arkansas residents. The average home price in NWA increased 11% last year alone. Yesterday, the Walton Family Foundation and Partners for Better Housing took a stand.
You can read more about the positive impact PfBH is having on NWA HERE.
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