HOPE Campus Expanding

HOPE Campus Expanding to Reduce Homelessness in the River Valley For Immediate Release Fort Smith, AR—HOPE Campus will break ground on an emergency shelter expansion on October 15, beginning step one of a three-step expansion. In August 2020, HOPE Campus received a 1.7-million-dollar Emergency Solutions Grant. Included in the grant are funds to expand the […]

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Board of Realtors Raises $11,200 for Local Non Profit

Fort Smith, Ark.: On Friday, January 19, a Gala was held to raise awareness and funds for The Riverview Hope Campus. The Board was able to raise $11,200 for Hope Campus by selling almost 200 tickets, purchasing and donating a ‘Cruise for 2’, and holding a small auction. The Riverview Hope Campus, established in 2017, […]

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Local Business Helps Non Profit Recoup Funds

Fort Smith, Ark.: When Josh Niles, owner of Elevate Trampoline Park, heard that $33,000 had been cut from Riverview Hope Campus funding, he decided to help. Elevate Trampoline will be donating a percentage of every ticket sale through the end of the year to the Hope Campus to help fund their mission.    The Hope […]

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What is the definition of Chronically Homeless?

Under the Department of Housing and Urban Development’s definition, a chronically homeless individual is someone who has experienced homelessness for a year or longer, or who has experienced at least four episodes of homelessness in the last three years and has a disability. A family with an adult member who meets this description would also […]

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