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Arkansas Minority Health Commission accepting sponsorship applications for events hosted during Minority Health Awareness Month

The Arkansas Minority Health Commission (AMHC) is now accepting sponsorship applications for health related events to be hosted April 1 through April 30, 2019, during Minority Health Awareness Month. The deadline to submit an application will be the close of business day on Friday, Feb. 15. It is the intent of the AMHC to...

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Arkansas Minority Health Commission announces sponsorship awards

The Arkansas Minority Health Commission (AMHC) is proud to announce its first round of sponsorship recipients for 2019. Fourteen organizations will receive funding from the AMHC to assist in the execution of health events hosted from Jan. 1 to June 15.   The AMHC recognizes that improving minority health in Arkansas, and the...

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Arkansas Minority Health Commission to host Springdale Community Health Forum

The Arkansas Minority Health Commission (AMHC) would like to invite the citizens of Benton, Washington, Carroll and Madison counties to our community health forum in Springdale, Ark., on Thursday, Jan. 17. The event will be held from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at the Jones Center on 922 E. Emma Ave. Health...

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Arkansas Minority Health Commission’s website gets makeover

It is with immense pleasure that the Arkansas Minority Health Commission (AMHC) announces today the launch of its newly revitalized website. With a sleeker look, yet simple layout, arminorityhealth.com aligns with the goal of the agency, which is to be a catalyst in bridging the gap in the health...

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Arkansas Minority Health Commission accepting sponsorship applications

The Arkansas Minority Health Commission (AMHC) is now accepting sponsorship applications from Thursday, Oct. 18, to Sunday, Nov. 18, for health related events to be hosted Jan. 1 through June 15, 2019. It is the intent of the AMHC to collaborate with community-based organizations, schools, faith-based organizations and others to address health problems that disproportionately...

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Arkansas Minority Health Commission to host health fair Oct. 6

The Arkansas Minority Health Commission (AMHC) will host a community health fair on Saturday, Oct.6 in partnership with the Sebastian County chapter of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) and the University of Arkansas at Fort Smith College of Health Sciences. The event will run from 10...

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Arkansas Minority Health Commission names new health specialist

The Arkansas Minority Health Commission (AMHC) is proud to announce and welcome LaCoya Stewart as its new health program specialist. Stewart will be responsible for developing and maintaining the organization’s public health initiatives, specifically Southern Ain’t Fried Sundays, a program designed to offer Arkansans a healthy...

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