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Meet our 2017 Resilient Family of the Year

Meet our 2017 Resilient Family of the Year
Photo courtesy of Little Rock Soirée Sharonica Lee and her three children are the recipients of this year's Resilient Family of the Year Award presented by Our House. The Resilient Family of the Year award seeks to honor Our House clients that best exemplify the hard work, wise decision-making, and…

Little Rock homeless shelter’s new director lays out five-year goal

Little Rock homeless shelter’s new director lays out five-year goal
Click here to read the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette's article! Check out our 30th anniversary publication here! November 8, 2017 By Jeannie Roberts Photo by Benjamin Krain A little over a month after he took the helm as the new executive director of the Little Rock homeless shelter Our House, Ben Goodwin…

Our House Partners with Clinton School to Publish Research Report

Our House Partners with Clinton School to Publish Research Report
In 2016, Our House partnered with the Clinton School of Public Service's Center on Community Philanthropy and their first Researcher in Residence, Dr. Muthusami Kumaran, to publish a paper outlining the success of our Two-Generation approach model of resolving homelessness. The paper was published in September 2017, and can be…

Editorial: We Hate to See You Go

This editorial was originally published in the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette on August 23rd. We're excited to share this thoughtful piece with you as we begin a period of exciting changes at Our House.  

Ex-inmates to receive help through Little Rock jobs program

Ex-inmates to receive help through Little Rock jobs program
Click here to read the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette's article! By Eric Besson Photo by Thomas Metthe August 20, 2017 A new Little Rock program paid for with federal tax dollars will connect former prison inmates with construction, restaurant and other high-demand jobs -- and cover their minimum-wage paychecks for four months,…

A Message from the Our House Leadership

From Georgia Mjartan, Executive Director: I am writing to you today to share the news that I am leaving Our House after 12 wonderful and life-changing years. My husband Dominik will become CEO of a community development bank in Columbia, South Carolina, so along with our three young children we…