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Share | BIG NEWS!!! The Jackson L. Graves Foundation was nominated by the Arkansas Children's Hospital to be the Association of Fundraising Professionals' (AFP) Outstanding Foundation of the Year! We are both humbled and honored to announce that we were selected to be this year's honoree!! We have YOU to thank for this tremendous honor and for being allowed to continue our work. Thank you. We truly appreciate your involvement and support. We would like to cordially invite you to join us as we accept this amazing honor at the AFP's National Philanthropy Day Luncheon on November 12, 2014. For more information, check out this article in Citiscapes' Philanthropy Issue! Please continue to read below for all of the latest Foundation news!

 Christmas Delivery for NICU Families December 22, 2014

Every Christmas The Jackson L. Graves Foundation partners with Arkansas Children's Hospital to spread cheer to families with critically ill babies. We work closely with Child Life and Family Services, to find out the ways to make the lives of sick babies, their families, and their siblings as comfortable, complete, hopeful and peaceful as possible. The Foundation will provide 80 gift bags this Christmas, along with toiletry items, baby clothes and accessories, snacks, and other items to be distributed througout the year.

Please consider donating a variety of items listed below and dropping them by one of the following Fayetteville locations:

Bassett Law Firm, 221 N. College Ave

Little Guys Moving Company, 2101 N. College Ave

For Families
Toiletries (full size)
Card Games
Journal/ Pen
Shower Shoes
Slipper Socks
Coloring Books/ Colors
Diapers/ Wipes
Baby Books
Healthy Snacks
Crossword Puzzles
Small Mesh Laundry Bags
For Babies
Bouncy Seats
Crib Mirrors
Clip-on Fans for Cribs
Board Books
CD Players w/speakers
Baby Items
All Plastic Rattles

Save the Date: Ooh, La, La! February 12, 2015

Enjoy an evening of fine dining, fine wines, and gourmet chocolate. A combination you just can’t pass up! Make this an evening out your Valentine will not soon forget! Entertain your favorite client or get the gang together for a fun night out!

The event begins with a champagne reception at 6:30pm, including light appetizers, a chocolate sample and champagne. Dinner begins at 7pm with chocolate inspired dishes created by Chef Miles James of James at the Mill - each course expertly paired with fine wine.

Seats are limited so reserve your table today!

Reservation Options
Presenting Sponsor:  $3,500 Wines Provided by:


 Truffle Level:  $1,500 Ganache Level: $500

Confectionary Level: $250

Legacy National Bank
Weddington Liquor

Media Sponsors:

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