🌊 Making Waves
Small Shop, Big Impact
As if anyone is surprised, Markham & Fitz Chocolate located in Bentonville, was listed as one of the top 50 chocolate shops in America recently by Food & Wine.
In a short timeframe, Markham & Fitz has scaled in a great way. We were in Savannah, Georgia a few weeks ago and found some of their chocolate in a local coffee shop. You can learn more about the chocolatiers HERE
Give a Little
“Every year, the generosity of the Northwest Arkansas community exceeds our expectations,” said Chris Haas, chairman of the board at NWA Gives. The 4th annual NWA Gives event will take place on Thursday (4/8) and will host fundraising efforts for 298 local nonprofits.
Want to read more? Visit HERE.
Shaw Family Park Open for Business
City of Springdale
Springdale's Shaw Family Park is now open for business. The 121 acre park is located at the corner of West Downum Avenue and Ball Street in Northwest Springdale and features two playgrounds, an extreme fitness area, tennis courts, a dog park, and splash pad (biggest in the city!)
This is the first of several park improvements the City of Springdale is considering. You can read the full article HERE.
How $2T in Proposed National Infrastructure Could Impact NWA
Last Wednesday, President Biden began pitching his $2 trillion infrastructure plan for the country. With thousands of miles of road and bridge improvements, what does this mean for Northwest Arkansas?
You can find the full story HERE.
Happy Hour at the AMP
The phrase "Happy Hour" sounds like music to our ears - quite literally. The Walmart AMP is hosting a series of happy hour events in the newly renovated Choctaw Plaza - and all proceeds will go to support the Ghost Light Recovery Fund.
View the full schedule of events and register HERE.
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