Philanthropy http://redriverradio.org en SouthArk receives its largest gift ever from a single donor http://redriverradio.org/post/southark-receives-its-largest-gift-ever-single-donor <p>South Arkansas&nbsp;Community College was&nbsp;one of 40 nonprofit groups to receive&nbsp;a gift&nbsp;from&nbsp;the&nbsp;$11 million&nbsp;estate of a Fort Smith, Ark., accountant.</p> Mon, 09 Jan 2012 20:21:08 +0000 Kate Archer Kent 5001 at http://redriverradio.org Free youth swimming lessons return to Shreveport http://redriverradio.org/post/free-youth-swimming-lessons-return-shreveport <p>The Community Foundation will once again help pay for swimming lessons for Shreveport area youth through&nbsp;a&nbsp;matching grant fund.</p> Wed, 21 Dec 2011 17:06:31 +0000 Kate Archer Kent 3972 at http://redriverradio.org Louisianans give away thousands of pairs of shoes http://redriverradio.org/post/louisianans-give-away-thousands-pairs-shoes <p>Keep Louisiana Beautiful affiliates around the state - including Natchitoches and DeRidder - gathered 28,000 pairs of shoes for Soles4Souls, a Tennessee&nbsp;shoe charity.</p> Tue, 20 Dec 2011 15:05:44 +0000 Kate Archer Kent 3911 at http://redriverradio.org Louisianans give away thousands of pairs of shoes Alexandria Museum of Art receives $100,000 gift http://redriverradio.org/post/alexandria-museum-art-receives-100000-gift <p>The <a href="http://clcf.net">Central Louisiana Community Foundation</a>&nbsp;will&nbsp;give&nbsp;its&nbsp;Community Impact award to the&nbsp;<a href="http://themuseum.org">Alexandria Museum of Art</a> at&nbsp;Dec.&nbsp;14&nbsp;ceremony.</p> Tue, 13 Dec 2011 15:20:42 +0000 Kate Archer Kent 3544 at http://redriverradio.org Alexandria Museum of Art receives $100,000 gift Walking With Giants: The Community Foundation at 50 http://redriverradio.org/post/walking-giants-community-foundation-50 <p><strong>&quot;For the past 50 years the Community Foundation of North Louisiana has been a vital force in improving the quality of life in our community. From their support of the arts to their efforts at reducing poverty and the underlying issues, to improving the education of our children, they have been engaged on all fronts. Join us for a look at their efforts today as we speak with some of the organizations who are improving lives through the generous support of the Community Foundation.&quot;</strong></p> Fri, 08 Jul 2011 01:00:00 +0000 Bill Beckett 4816 at http://redriverradio.org Walking With Giants: The Community Foundation at 50