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Ben Goodwin of Our House on Where Nonprofits, Businesses Can Meet

Ben Goodwin of Our House on Where Nonprofits, Businesses Can Meet
Click here to read Arkansas Business' profile. February 19, 2018 By Arkansas Business Staff Photo by Karen E. Segrave Ben Goodwin, 39, was named executive director of the nonprofit Our House in September, replacing longtime director Georgia Mjartan. He was assistant director of Our House, which provides support and services for…

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…

Head of Little Rock homeless shelter steps down

Head of Little Rock homeless shelter steps down
Click here to read the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette's story. By Jeannie Roberts Photo by Benjamin Krain August 17, 2017 Georgia Mjartan, executive director of the Little Rock homeless shelter Our House, announced Wednesday that she is stepping down from the post after 12 years with the organization and her replacement has…

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…

2017 tally finds 55% of Little Rock-area homeless live out in the rough

2017 tally finds 55% of Little Rock-area homeless live out in the rough
Click here to read the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette's story! By Ginny Monk Photos by Mitchell Masilun June 10, 2017 A man who called himself Jack McGee proudly extended his arms to show that there were no bruises or needle pricks from drug use hiding among the tattoos decorating his skin. McGee,…