Events

Here are all upcoming events for The CALL around the state.

Please note that many events are for one county only (due to the county-based nature of The CALL’s work).

To find a listing of events for a particular county, find your county here.

Aug
23
Fri
Sherwood CALL Mall Open @ Victory Baptist Church
Aug 23 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Foster parents and caseworkers are invited to come and select FREE consignment-quality clothing and shoes for foster children. Clothing is organized on racks by size — ranging from infant through elementary school age. Baby items such as blankets, bedding, cribs, swings, pack-n-plays, etc, are often available as well. Items needed include: more infant and toddler clothing, baby items, diapers, uniforms. The CALL Mall does not accept adult clothing. Donations can be brought on Fridays or by appointment. For more information, contact Carolyn Hanks at 501-425-7194 or Joanna Bearden at 501-626-9337.

Aug
24
Sat
The CALL Closet Details
Aug 24 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am

Located at 2010 Military Road, Benton, AR 72015

Tuesdays & Thursdays 9:00 am-3:00 pm and Saturdays 9:00 am-10:00 am

The CALL Foster Care Closet Donations

YES, PLEASE:

 

  • New or Like-new in-season Clothing & shoes, sizes preemie-Kids’ size 14
  • Diaper bags, back packs, luggage in good condition
  • NEW toys (with tags or in boxes to give as gifts)
  • Baby & toddler equipment:
    • Car seats with 2 years left before expiration, never in an accident
    • Cribs manufactured after June 28, 2011
  • $20-$50 Gift cards for teens in foster care to local stores (Target, Kohl’s, Shoe Carnival, TJMaxx, Walmart)

NO, THANK YOU:

  • No Stuffed Animals
  • No USED toys
  • No Hats or Hair bows
  • No Swim Suits or Cover Ups
  • No Sports Equipment or Cleats
  • NO Used socks & underwear

Tax receipts are available for your donation.

Maumelle CALL Mall @ First Baptist Church - Maumelle
Aug 24 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm

Maumelle CALL Mall is open the 2nd and 4th Saturdays of each month from 4 pm – 6 pm. Open until 10:00 pm by appointment. The entrance is off Millwood and the mall is located in the the two story building.

Aug
26
Mon
August Informational Meeting @ New Life Church
Aug 26 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Are you interested in learning more about foster care or adoption? Please join us Monday, August 26, at New Life Church, 59 Sharp Street, Ash Flat, AR at 6pm.

To register, please visit https://thecallinarkansas.org/izard-fulton-sharp-events/. For more information, email Yyuvone Heidelberger, Regional Coordinator, at yheidelberger@thecallinarkansas.org .

Aug
27
Tue
Clark Information Meeting @ Park Hill Baptist Church
Aug 27 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Join The CALL in Clark County and DCFS to learn how you can become a foster or adoptive family.

We will also discuss ways for individuals, churches, and groups to volunteer to support local foster families.

Aug
29
Thu
August 2019 Foster & Adoptive Support Group @ Northside Baptist Church
Aug 29 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Calling all Drew County Foster & Adoptive Families!

You are invited to The CALL in Drew County’s Foster & Adoptive Family Support Group!

The group is open to all Drew County foster & adoptive families, both DHS recruited and CALL recruited.

This is a place to connect and find encouragement and support from your fellow foster & adoptive families!

A meal will be provided prior to the meeting, as well as organized, supervised childcare during the group.

RSVP of all family members is required via the Tickets link so that the host church can prepare based on an accurate headcount.

If you are unable to attend after you RSVP, please contact us to cancel ahead of time.

Please share with your friends who are foster & adoptive families!

 

Aug
30
Fri
Sherwood CALL Mall Open @ Victory Baptist Church
Aug 30 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Foster parents and caseworkers are invited to come and select FREE consignment-quality clothing and shoes for foster children. Clothing is organized on racks by size — ranging from infant through elementary school age. Baby items such as blankets, bedding, cribs, swings, pack-n-plays, etc, are often available as well. Items needed include: more infant and toddler clothing, baby items, diapers, uniforms. The CALL Mall does not accept adult clothing. Donations can be brought on Fridays or by appointment. For more information, contact Carolyn Hanks at 501-425-7194 or Joanna Bearden at 501-626-9337.

Aug
31
Sat
The CALL Closet Details
Aug 31 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am

Located at 2010 Military Road, Benton, AR 72015

Tuesdays & Thursdays 9:00 am-3:00 pm and Saturdays 9:00 am-10:00 am

The CALL Foster Care Closet Donations

YES, PLEASE:

 

  • New or Like-new in-season Clothing & shoes, sizes preemie-Kids’ size 14
  • Diaper bags, back packs, luggage in good condition
  • NEW toys (with tags or in boxes to give as gifts)
  • Baby & toddler equipment:
    • Car seats with 2 years left before expiration, never in an accident
    • Cribs manufactured after June 28, 2011
  • $20-$50 Gift cards for teens in foster care to local stores (Target, Kohl’s, Shoe Carnival, TJMaxx, Walmart)

NO, THANK YOU:

  • No Stuffed Animals
  • No USED toys
  • No Hats or Hair bows
  • No Swim Suits or Cover Ups
  • No Sports Equipment or Cleats
  • NO Used socks & underwear

Tax receipts are available for your donation.

Sep
2
Mon
WLR CALL Mall Open @ Markham Street Baptist Church
Sep 2 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Foster parents and caseworkers are invited to come and select FREE consignment-quality clothing and shoes for foster children.

The entrance door is the one closest to Chip’s Barbeque. Park at the curb by the church office entrance.

Sep
3
Tue
Sherwood Foster and Adoptive Support Group @ Cornerstone Bible Fellowship
Sep 3 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Two hours of Continuing Education (CEU’s) is offered with this support group.

This group meets the first Tuesday of each month. Register with Kathy Rogers at kathyrogers84@gmail.com. Free childcare is provided upon reservation by the previous Friday.

Directions to Cornerstone Bible Fellowship: Warden Road is a one-way street. If you are coming on 67/167, you will need to take the Brookwood exit. Turn left and then turn right (in front of Kohl’s Dept. Store) and drive on down to the church. There will be a CALL sign out front to direct you to the room.