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SPSF NWA invites you to meet the inspiring moms and dads who are working so hard to create better, brighter futures for their families.
We are a community supported effort creating better, brighter futures for single parent families by offering encouragement and access to higher education.
Each semester we offer a workshop designed to provide additional support for scholarship recipients balancing school, parenting and managing a household.
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Meet 7-time scholarship recipient Mandy Thomas, and her family, Taryn, Connor, and Jellybean. Mandy is currently working on her Social Work degree at the University of Arkansas. We asked Mandy to tell us more about herself and her journey to receive her education. What made you decide to go back…
Greenwood Gearhart, an investment advisory firm in Fayetteville, has made a generous gift to Single Parent Scholarship Fund of Northwest Arkansas (SPSF NWA) to establish a named Endowed Scholarship. The Greenwood Gearhart Endowed Single Parent Scholarship will be awarded and acknowledged at the annual Pathway to Prosperity event hosted by…
Meet 3-time scholarship recipient Julie Ellenbarger, and her little girl, Annabelle. Julie is currently working on her Spanish degree at the University of Arkansas. We asked Julie to tell us more about herself and her journey to receive her education. How did you choose your major? I chose my Spanish…
Single Parent Scholarship Fund of NWA is excited to announce the selection of Tyler B. Clark as its new Executive Director. Clark will fill the vacancy created by Jody Dilday, who accepted a new role at Arkansas Community Foundation. The decision was made after a regional search by a selection…
This month’s installment of Alumni Update comes from 2013 graduate, Meghan Young. Read on to learn more about how life has changed since graduating from Northwest Arkansas Community College. Tell us about your degrees and current employment. I graduated with my Associate of Science in Nursing (ADN) in 2013 from…