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Delivering Fresh2You!

Fresh2You is the feature article in the spring 2017 edition of Front Porch magazine, published by the Arkansas Farm Bureau! Click on this link to read-all-about-it: http://www.arfb.com/publications/pub-issue/9/..

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Gilmores Honored For Service To Youth In Crisis

Every year, about 250 youth ages 18 to 21 age out of Arkansas' foster care system without a permanent family connection (source (http://thecallinarkansas.org/foster-adoption-facts/)), and and countless other teens find th..

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ArkansasGives 2017

Help Vine & Village play a vital role in strengthening Little Rock's urban center in the University District! Join thousands of Arkansans who are contributing via today's ArkansasGives campaign. Click on this link TO..

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Blue & You Foundation Grant Presentations

Exciting day for Fresh2You and other Arkansas non-profits participating with Healthy Active Arkansas! The check presentations, which totaled $462,000 from the Blue & You Foundation, went to the Arkansas Center for Health Improv..

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Mark DeYmaz featured in High Profile!

On Christmas Day, 2016, an article in the High Profile section of the Arkansas Democrat Gazette featured Mark DeYmaz discussing Real Community Transformation. “This is, in my opinion, the single greatest thing God is goin..

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Adoption: A Thanksgiving to Remember!

One Little Rock family has four more reasons to be thankful this year. Now a family of 12, adoptions have grown the Goyer family, making Thanksgiving even more special. (Tricia Goyer leads our Vine & Village Teen MOPS initiativ..

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#GivingTuesday!

Join us by investing in The Orchard, our food distribution center. Annually, we provide FREE groceries to nearly 19,000 people who live in 72204! Along with addressing food insecurity, we offer a variety of services from health assessm..

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Q Commons: Engaging Our Divided Nation:

Tonight is Q Commons at 7:00 p.m. at Mosaic Church! Online registration is closed, but you can still register onsite. For more information on this powerful line up go to: http://www.qcommons.com/littlerock Join Ravi Zacharias,..

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Hunger Action Award Recipent!

On Tuesday, September 20th, Fresh2You mobile farmers market was recognized by receiving a 2016 HUNGER ACTION AWARD! Special guests at this prestigious annual event included Arkansas Governor Asa Hutchinson, Little Rock Mayor Mark S..

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Immerse Arkansas Dedicates New Facility!

On Tuesday, September 13, 2016, Immerse Arkansas dedicated a building to youth in crisis. The facility is located at 5300 Asher Avenue and will serve as a "drop-in" center for youth ages 16-24. Young adults can com..

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Arkansas Farm Bureau Visits Mobile Farmers Market

The Arkansas Farm Bureau is interested in getting the word out about Fresh2You, Mobile Farmers Market! Today we were featured on their state-wide podcast. Click here to listen: http://www.arfb.com/media-communications/press-releases/20..

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US Congressman French Hill visits V&V

Thanks to US Congressman French Hill, from Arkansas, for visiting Vine & Village to see Aviators, The Orchard and our Mobile Farmers Market. Thank you, Representative Hill, for your commitment to support creative and innovative..

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Mobile Farmers Market Moves Forward

This is our second week of piloting Fresh2You Mobile Farmers Market. We are learning as we go, and we are enjoying getting to know our wonderful customers as they return for more fresh local fruit and produce! Thank you to Rai..

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Mosaic Church Celebrates Its 15th Anniversary!

Mosaic Church has become an anchor in the community and is now celebrating its 15th anniversary. The establishment of Vine & Village in 2010, has augmented the mission of serving people who live in 72204 (known as the Universit..

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Mobile Market Bus Arrives!

We picked up the Mobile Market "Fresh2You" bus this morning! Can't wait to begin delivering fresh farm to market local produce and fruit to hungry Arkansans! Stay tuned for more details .... https://www.facebook.com/vineandvillage/..

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Little Caesar's Love Kitchen

What a wonderful time we had this noon with Little Caesar's Love Kitchen! Thanks to Eric & Toni McDuffie & their crew for providing lunch to over 160 hungry people in Little Rock's University District! It was a memorable time o..

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Pay It Forward!

A 25-year career with Caterpillar took Jon Harrison and his family all over the world and most recently to central Arkansas where he led the company's North Little Rock plant. "Statistics will tell you about seventy people don'..

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Aviators Receives Grant!

Tyfnae Benz, co-Director of Aviators, a program of Vine and Village, receives a grant in partnership with the Museum of Discovery at the Arkansas Black Hall of Fame Grant Awards ceremony on June 2, 2016. Thank you to the devel..

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Making Room in Your Life for a Child in Need

John and Tricia Goyer discuss the plight of children in America's foster care system with Focus on the Family, and encourage listeners to consider how they might help orphans in need. Tricia leads Teen MOPS for Vine & Village, ..

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Walk For The Waiting - 2016!

Did you know there are over 4,700 kids in Arkansas' foster care system on any given day? There are about 1,200 of these kids waiting for a foster family, including 600 that are waiting to find an adoptive family. Because of the shortag..

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Q Commons: Register before March 3!

Q Commons is a live learning experience that challenges attendees to stay curious, think well, and advance good in their communities. On March 3, we will learn from innovative leaders, such as: Eugene Cho, David Kinnaman, Andy Crou..

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Mark DeYmaz honored, Economic Development Award!

Mark DeYmaz was honored by the Arkansas Martin Luther King, Jr. Commission to receive the Economic Development Award in the University District at the January 18, 2016, Arkansas’ Official Statewide King Holiday Celebration. V..

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Hope for Teen Mothers

You will be inspired as Focus on the Family talks to my friend and colleague at Vine and Village. Author Tricia Goyer (the Director of our Teen MOPS program) and her husband, John, are featured guests with Focus on the Family. It&r..

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Arkansas homeless population on the decline

In November of 2015, HUD released the latest homeless numbers suggesting the homeless population in Arkansan is declining. According to KATV in Little Rock, "The 2015 Point-In-Time count compared to the count in 2013 showed a 12% ..

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Compassion International comes to Little Rock!

Join us on December 4-7, 2015, for an unforgettable international experience as close as our own "backyard" at 6221 Colonel Glenn Road! Compassion International has dispatched their traveling replica of life in Central Americ..

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Arkansas ranks worst in senior hunger

We are focused on helping provide quality food (fresh fruit and vegetables, and USDA grade meat/protein) to over 19,000 people annually, many of them elderly/senior citizens, through The Orchard which is the largest food distributi..

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Aviators Academy Summer Program a Success!

On July 31, Aviators Academy completed our first seven week summer program with 68 students on the role! The celebration included parents, family members and friends as the children (ages 5 - 12) demonstrated some of what they have..

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Aviators Summer Academy

Aviators Summer Academy, under the direction of Karl and Tyfnae Benz, is 3 weeks into our seven-week program! Thirty local children have been having fun, taking field trips, practicing reading, writing and math..

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Future home of Vine & Village!

Sunday's front page article (Business Section) in the Arkansas Democrat Gazette - http://www.mosaicchurch.net/ualr-areas-fans-aim-to-revive // Matthew 5:16. This building is also the future home of Vine and Village - Real Community..

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Aviator's Summer Outreach

This summer, Aviators Academy is offering a 7-week summer program for the children living near Mosaic in 72204 area! This program is helping to bolster reading, math and social skills over the summer, especially for children that lack ..

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10 Fitness Grand Opening!

Fifteen years ago on June 1, 2000, Mark and Linda DeYmaz set off on the journey that is now Mosaic Church. How fitting, then, to have celebrated at Mosaic's new building the Grand Opening of 10 Fitness with a press conference and C..

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Congratulations Immerse Arkansas!

Vine & Village congratulates our colleagues at Immerse Arkansas with another successful Walk for the Waiting event! Thank you so much to all the sponsors, donors and walkers that made it possible for over $217,000 (and counting..

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Becoming Cross Culturely Competent

Little Rock Family Magazine features Mark and Linda DeYmaz on their cover and as the lead article. Read more about how to become cross culturally competent in today's world! http://www.littlerockfamily.com/post/103611/mark-and-..

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Teen MOPS Honored: Offers Hope to Central Arkansas

Little Rock Family Magazine has launched their new Family Faith Builders feature, an annual program to recognize the efforts of local, faith-based programs that are constructing communities of character through unique and innovativ..

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KARK, channel 4, features Vine & Village

KARK, channel 4, featured Vine and Village today on their Faith Matters segment. Watch this brief clip for a glimpse into our program called, The Orchard, the largest food distribution center in Little Rock serving nearly 19,000 pe..

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STAND Graduation Ceremony

STAND is pleased to announce Tara Perkins’ graduation ceremony which will be held January 17, 2015 at 10 a.m. Tara has excelled in her spiritual growth and has a heart to fulfill God’s will in helping others in the program..

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Immerse Arkansas' 3rd Annual Banquet a success!

Eric & Kara Gilmore, founders of Immerse Arkansas, along with host Matt Mosler and nearly 400 people celebrate at our annual fundraising dinner at the Embassy Suites Little Rock Hotel & Convention Center (https://www.facebo..

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Walmart provides grant for STAND!

Thank you Walmart for your investment in STAND! The new Walmart Neighborhood Market in Greenbriar, AR is the 5,000th Walmart store. It will officially open on Wednesday, November 5, 2014, and has selected STAND as a grant recipient..

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Open House Every 2nd Tuesday

Join us for our Vine & Village Open House every second Tuesday of the month. We meet at Mosaic Church, located at 6420 Colonel Glenn Road, from noon until 1:00 p.m. Lunch is included. You'll learn about the programs that compri..

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