About the Awards
For 35 years the Arkansas Community Service Awards have recognized individuals and businesses for their dedication and commitment to supporting volunteerism throughout Arkansas. The awards are sponsored by the Department of Human Services-Division of Community Service and Nonprofit Support(DCSNS), KARK Channel 4, The Governor’s Office, and Duncan Law Firm.
Congratulations to the 2013 Arkansas Community Service Awards individual honorees Carolyn Berry; Donna Grinder; Don Guess; Barbara Mallett; Betty McColloum; Fred Smith; Youth Humanitarian Mary Margaret Thannisch; Small Corporate Humanitarian The Tree Marshall of Alexander; Large Corporate Humanitarian Walmart Corporation of Bentonville; and Distinguished Citizen Don Munro.
2012-2013 Award Finalists
||Carolyn Berry, Pine Bluff|
||Barbara Mallett, Bull Shoals|
||Rob Noirot, Little Rock|
||Susan Kennedy, Bentonville|
||Cynthia Fink, Fort Smith|
||Don Guess, Russellville|
||Betty McCollum, Melbourne|
||Donna Grinder, St. Joe|
||Pat Hearing, Hot Springs|
||Fred W. Smith, Little Rock|
Youth Humanitarian Finalists
|Hannah & Haley Birch, Malvern|
|Lauren Presley, Bentonville|
|Mary Margaret Thannisch, Little Rock|
Small Corporate Humanitarian Finalists
|The Tree Marshall, Alexander|
Large Corporate Humanitarian Finalists
For additional information about the awards, contact DeKitra Ross-Larry at 501-682-7540 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
2012-2013 Nomination Guidelines and Forms
Nominate someone for the 2013 Arkansas Community Service Awards! Do you know an individual, a business or an outstanding youth who you feel exemplifies the volunteer spirit in Arkansas?
We are now accepting nominations year-round and each month a finalist will be chosen. Get your nominations in early to give your nominee more chances to be a monthly winner! The Winners will be eligible to be recipients for the 2013 awards.
Award categories include:
- Individual Candidate Award: age 21 and up
- Youth Humanitarian: 21 and under (must not turn 21 before July 2013)
- Corporate Humanitarian: Small Corporate 100 or less employees & Large Corporate 101 or more employees
Download the guidelines and forms below. Both nomination instructions and form must be completed.
Past Arkansas Community Service Award Winners
We're honored to list the past winners of the Arkansas Community Service Awards below.