Thank you to everyone who joined us for the December agency meeting! We will be in touch with you regarding dates and times for the meeting in March. We hope everyone has a safe and happy holiday season. If you were not able to attend, check out what was talked about below!
Announcement of UWNWA New President, Kimberly Aaron!
Kim Aaron officially started as the new UWNWA President on November 23rd. Before coming to United Way NWA, Kim was working as the Executive Director of the Arkansas Rice Depot. Kim is continuing to wrap up obligations and is looking forward to meeting with our partner agencies after the first of the year.
Michael Harvey of the NWA Council Presentation
Michael Harvey of the NWA Council was gracious enough to speak to our group about Workforce and Employee Development. He spoke of trends, challenges, and actions for better alignment with workforce employment. You can see the full presentation here: NWA Economic Council Full Presentation.
Free Tax Service Initiative and EITC
The Free Tax Service Initiative (FTSI) serves families who make less than $58,000 per year. The Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) is especially helpful to families where a grandparent or guardian is the primary care giver. Please share information about FTSI and EITC with your clients!
If you have any questions or would like to volunteer to prepare taxes, feel free to call us at 479.750.1221.
Thank you to all who were able to attend this quarters Partner Agency meeting! We look forward to seeing you all next time!