News and announcements from WRF
NEWS & STORIES
WRF Announces Starshine Summit
The Winthrop Rockefeller Foundation announced it will partner with Reimagine Arkansas this summer to host a summit discussing the power of narratives on social justice and equity.The Starshine Narrative Summit
An Open Letter to Women Leaders, Dreamers, & Healers
A special message to our women of valor, the women leaders, dreams and healers of Arkansas.
Women’s History Month Means Creating Futures Where Women Thrive
This is an invitation for BIPOC women in Arkansas who want to be a part of creating healing, hope and wealth for future generations to take this short survey and
IN THE NEWS
Proposal to End Affirmative Action Ignores Data and Opportunity for Broad Prosperity
With the introduction of SB71, Arkansas joins the growing list of states considering affirmative action a necessity of the past, despite ample evidence that racial and gender disparities hold back
ICYMI: ALICE Champions Policy Conversation
On January 24, 2023, Rev. Shantell Hinton Hill, senior equity officer with the Winthrop Rockefeller Foundation, kicked off the ALICE Champions Policy conversation at the ASU systems building in Little
Presenting the HCCAN Storytelling Event | 10.26.22
Join the Housing Connective Care & Action Network for a Housing Storytelling Slam on Wednesday, October 26 at 4 pm.
WRF Announces ‘H.E.A.L. Narrative Lab Initiative
The Winthrop Rockefeller Foundation has announced the H.E.A.L. Narrative Lab, a $1.08 million capacity-building investment aimed toward helping six nonprofit organizations shift the public conversation about how everyday Arkansans can
WRF Invests 3.6M to Positively Impact Arkansans | Q2 News
This past June 2022, the Winthrop Rockefeller Foundation Board approved a record amount of grants to positively impact Arkansans across the state.
ANNOUNCING: Capacity for Equity Grants
The Winthrop Rockefeller Foundation is pleased to announce the "Capacity for Equity" Grant Opportunity.
WRF Trustees Approve $5.6 Million in Grantmaking for Equity in Arkansas in 2021
We are proud to have supported our partners who fought to advance justice and equity for ALICE households.
3 Families Get Homebuying Help
WRF partnered with several nonprofits to relive more than $35 million in debt.
Medical bills squared for 23,896 Arkansans
Nearly 24,000 Arkansans had their medical debts paid off by philanthropic organizations.
Cory Anderson Named to 2022 AMP C-Suite
Congratulations to CIO Cory Anderson for making it to the AMP C-Suite!