CareLink volunteers and board members enjoyed an evening celebrating Meals on Wheels at last month's Tales from the Route. The evening highlighted the heart of Meals on Wheels with selected stories straight from our very own volunteers. Four speakers shared their experiences from the route in a … [Read more...] about Highlighting the Heart of Meals on Wheels
A beloved staff member, Debbie Gillespie retired last month after almost 38 years of service at CareLink. In her time with the organization, Debbie served as a Care Coordinator, Care Coordinator Manager and, finally, as Outreach Manager. She reflects on her time with us at CareLink and what has kept … [Read more...] about Long-Time Employee Retires After 38 Years
Arkansans have a heart for giving! Join others across the state on April 7for ArkansasGives Day. This 12-hour online giving event is all abouthelping nonprofits grow stronger by encouraging our entire state to donate on asingle day. Last year, ArkansasGives raised almost $2 million from … [Read more...] about Grow the Love with ArkansasGives
We are so happy to announce that CareLink’s 1st annual Cupcakes for Goodness Sake fundraiser was quite the success! Through this new event, CareLink raised $61,650 for the Meals on Wheels program - $44,000 in sponsorships, donations, and ticket, auction and raffle sales, as well as $18,000 from … [Read more...] about A Sweet Success!
Staying fit and active is an important part of aging! We love to hear inspiring stories from those who stay moving CareLink recently had the opportunity to chat with two amazing athletesand ultra-marathon runners, Lou Peyton and Pete Ireland. The two have beenrunning for nearly half a century and … [Read more...] about Ultra Marathon Runners Defy Aging by Staying Active