Local Resources


UA Legal Clinic

The Transactional Clinic is a service of the University of Arkansas School of Law. The Transactional Clinic provides counseling and representation of non-profit organizations serving Northwest Arkansas.

“Services include startup, incorporation, obtaining federal and state tax exemptions, change of business form, purchase and lease of real and personal property, employment and labor law issues, and general contract negotiation, drafting and execution. In addition, students may prepare and participate as presenters in workshops on matters of general interest to non-profit organizations.

Legal Clinic Faculty supervise and review the student attorneys’ work, and provide personal feedback to the individual student attorneys.”

To contact the legal clinic, e-mail swillia@uark.edu

Care Foundation, Inc.

The Care Foundation was established in part to serve, “as a leader, catalyst, and resource for other nonprofit organizations in northwest Arkansas.”

Care Foundation, Inc.
800 Founders Park Drive East
Springdale, AR 72762

Phone: 479.361.4624
Fax: 479.361.5094

Office hours: 8:00am – 5:00pm Monday through Friday

The University of Arkansas Global Campus

The Global Campus offers a wide range of services that support the diverse educational needs throughout the state, the region, and the nation.  The school is responsible for developing and supporting continuing education activities sponsored by the University of Arkansas.

Activities are conducted through a variety of means, including on-site conferences, statewide and regional meetings, in-house customized training, as well as technology-supported seminars.

University of Arkansas
Global Campus
2 East Center Street
Fayetteville, AR 72701

Phone: 479.575.3605 or 800.952.1165

Office hours: 8:00am – 4:30pm Monday through Friday

United Ways of Northwest Arkansas

United Ways of Northwest Arkansas – Comprised of the United Way of Benton County and the United Way of Washington County, United Ways of Northwest Arkansas provides services to Northwest Arkansas through VolunteerNWA.org, a volunteer “clearinghouse” that matches volunteers with organizations in need of assistance for long-term projects as well as one-time opportunities.

Bibliography of Materials Related to Non-Profit Corporations

Items held at the Young Law Library University of Arkansas

November 2008

Click here to view a pdf of the bibliography.