Mother-Daughter Fun Photo Contest Winners Announced

May 9, 2022 (Little Rock, Ark.) — Arkansas Single Parent Scholarship Fund announces the winners of the 2022 Mother-Daughter Fun Photo Contest. The contest was free to enter for anyone.  Votes were $1 each with a $5 minimum, and over $2,500 was raised to fund scholarships for single parents who are pursuing a better life through the pursuit of postsecondary education or skilled trade certification. Julie Hart of Fort Smith is the first prize winner with her photo “Cora a... Read More
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Sewingmachinesplus Helps Arkansas Single Parents Build Life Skills

ASPSF scholarship recipient Tameshia Cornelious of Woodruff County sews her first pillow as her daughter looks on. Newport, AR, (May 2, 2022) — In Spring 2022 Arkansas Single Parent Scholarship Fund Program Manager Alodia Hankins reached out to SewingMachinesPlus with a unique request to help Single Parent Recipients learn to sew, and they answered by providing sewing machines, rotary cutters, sewing needles, scissors, and an assortment of accessories to help... Read More
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Heart of the Ozarks United Way supports Fulton County Single Parent Scholarships

ASPSF graduated recipient Sarah Smith (left) and United Way Executive Director Stacy Tintocalis. Salem, Ark. (April 11, 2022) — Providing community and educational support for Fulton County, the Heart of the Ozarks United Way presented the Arkansas Single Parent Scholarship Fund with a donation to help fund fall scholarships for single-parent applicants residing in Fulton County. Supporting organizations that help build communities in Fulton County is one of the many commit... Read More
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Arkansas Single Parent Scholarship Fund of Crittenden County Hosts Award Ceremony

Crittenden County spring 2022 ASPSF recipients. West Memphis, Ark. (April 6, 2022) — The Arkansas Single Parent Scholarship Fund of Crittenden County held in-person workshops and awarded spring scholarships to its recipients. It was a wonderful opportunity for all to get together, share information, learn details regarding ASPSF, and enjoy seeing one another. Our workshop presenters were Mr. Cham Percer, Ms. Tabatha Vail, and Mr. Scott Trotter. Funding for the scholarships wer... Read More

Arkansas Single Parent Scholarship Fund of Lee, Monroe, Phillips County Holds Award Ceremony

Lee, Monroe, and Phillip counties’ spring 2022 ASPSF recipients. Helena, Ark. (April 6, 2022) — The Arkansas Single Parent Scholarship Fund of Lee, Monroe, and Phillips Counties held in-person workshops and awarded spring scholarships to 29 recipients. It was a wonderful opportunity for all to get together, share information, learn details regarding ASPSF, and enjoy seeing one another Our presenters were Mr. Bennie Fonzie (Car Maintenance), Mrs. Ella James (interview Ski... Read More
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Arkansas Single Parent Scholarship Fund of Cross, Monroe, Phillips, St. Francis County Hosts Award Ceremony

ASPSF spring 2022 scholarship recipients attend a car maintenance workshop. Wynne, Ark. (April 6, 2022) — The Arkansas Single Parent Scholarship Fund of Cross, Monroe, Phillips, and St. Francis Counties held in-person workshops and awarded spring scholarships to recipients. It was a wonderful opportunity for all to get together, share information, learn details regarding ASPSF, and enjoy seeing one another.  Our presenters were Mr. Logan Jarrett and Teddy Roosevelt (Car Main... Read More

Mother-Daughter Fun Photo Contest to Benefit Scholarships for Single Parent Students

April 6, 2022, (Little Rock, Ark.) — Arkansas Single Parent Scholarship Fund announces a Mother-Daughter Fun Photo Contest to fund scholarships across the state of Arkansas. Entries are being accepted now.    Anyone can enter for free. Votes will be $1 each with a $5 minimum, and all proceeds will fund scholarships for single parents who are pursuing a better life through the pursuit of post-secondary education or skilled trade certification. Voting will end on May 6, 2022... Read More

ASPSF To Host Family Fun Night At Museum of Discovery

Lauren S., a Central Arkansas ASPSF recipient, stands with her daughter while accepting her scholarship award for the spring 2022 semester.  Little Rock, Ark. (March 31, 2022) — Arkansas Single Parent Scholarship Fund, an Arkansas-based nonprofit, will host Family Fun Night on April 1 in partnership with the Museum of Discovery in Little Rock at 500 President Clinton Ave. At the event — made possible through a partnership with the Charles Frueauff Foundati... Read More
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ASPSF Awards 16 Scholarships in Miller, Bowie Counties

Spring 2022 recipients of Arkansas Single Parent Scholarship Fund of Miller and Bowie Counties celebrate their scholarship awards. Texarkana, Texas (March 23, 2022) — The Arkansas Single Parent Scholarship Fund of Miller and Bowie Counties (ASPSF/MBC) would like to congratulate the Spring 2022 scholarship recipients.  Thanks to the support of local donors and state funding, ASPSF/MBC awarded scholarships to 15 single mothers and one single father from different walks of life, ... Read More

ASPSF Celebrates Single Parents in Jackson, Woodruff Counties

Volunteer Katina Biscoe, left, presents a scholarship to Diana Cornelius, a nursing student. Newport, Ark. (March 22, 2022) — Arkansas Single Parent Scholarship Fund for Jackson and Woodruff counties celebrated the success of the spring scholarship recipients by hosting an awards ceremony and Tips For Renting Workshop at the Methodist Church in Augusta and the ASU Student Services Center in Newport. The programs included family and friends of the Arkansas Single Parent Scholarship re... Read More
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