The October Edition: Anatomy of a Giving Guide


A quick practical guide to using our annual giving guide to make informed decisions about which organizations to support and what they need most.

The October issue has long been a special issue for Team Soirée. At a time when many are determining their philanthropic contributions for the year (or budgeting for the next), we’re taking the opportunity to highlight some of the nonprofits serving Arkansas through our Giving Guide. annual.

The 2022-2023 guide has been slightly refreshed, designed to help you make informed decisions about which organizations to support. And while it’s easier to navigate than ever, here are some tips to make the process even easier.

What’s inside: Profiles of over 50 nonprofits sharing key information about each organization, explaining who they are and what they need from you to continue their work.

Mission & impact: This will help you understand the work of each nonprofit organization, the community it serves, and the impact it has on that community.

Fundraisers and Events: Mark your calendars and show up for organization at an upcoming event. It’s a great way to interact with a nonprofit you don’t know and/or support an organization you have a relationship with.

Volunteer opportunities: If hands-on involvement is a priority for you, search this section to find groups that need people like you for everything from serving meals to gala check-ins.

Board of Directors: These people give their time, energy and often financial support to their non-profit organizations. Recognize a board member? Thank them for the work they do and ask them for personalized insight on how you can get involved.

Provide opportunities: This is the heart of the guide. Every nonprofit has different needs, and we’ve highlighted everyone’s current needs. Find an organization you align with, then choose from its list of giving opportunities to determine how you, your family, or your business can help that nonprofit succeed.

Contact information: And if monetary giving isn’t in the cards for you this year, we’ve included websites and social media accounts so you can give back by shouting out your nonprofit of choice and spreading the word. line.

It’s in your hands now, Little Rock.

We will find you in the guide. Happy to give.

jess ardrey

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