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Annual Baby Bottle Boomerang Starts on Mother’s Day

SUBMITTED – Fresh Start Pregnancy Resource Center of the Ouachitas is gearing up for their eighth annual Baby Bottle Boomerang campaign. Staff and volunteers have been delivering hundreds of baby bottles to churches, businesses, and organizations in Polk County who are participating in Fresh Start’s largest annual fundraiser. Last year over two dozen churches, businesses, and groups participated by filling baby ...

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Walk for Life this Saturday: Logan Lind to Perform

BY MELANIE BUCK – Fresh Start Pregnancy Resource Center will host a Walk for Life as a fundraising event for the center on April 15, at Janssen Park in Mena. Candace Riner, Interim Director of Fresh Start, said they have wanted to host the event for several years and are now in a position to do so. “My heart for ...

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Fresh Start’s ‘Come Grow With Us’ Banquet Raises Over $5,000 in Pledges

BY CANDACE RINER – Fresh Start Pregnancy Resource Center held their First Annual Fundraising Banquet on Thursday, November 5, at the Ouachita Center. Over 200 people were in attendance for an evening of encouragement and fellowship. Fresh Start raised over $5,000 in pledges and one-time contributions to help further the outreach of the ministry.    The purpose of the banquet ...

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Baby Bottle Boomerang Fundraiser Exceeds Goals

BY CANDACE RINER – With the help of over two dozen churches in Polk County, the Fresh Start Pregnancy Resource Center was able to raise $12,733.28 with their annual Baby Bottle Boomerang Fundraiser, exceeding their 2014 total by over $2,600.  The non-profit group expressed their sincere gratitude for everyone who returned empty baby bottles filled with coins, bills, and checks ...

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Fresh Start’s Baby Bottle Boomerang Grand Total

Fresh Start Pregnancy Resource Center of Mena is proud to announce the grand total raised through the annual Baby Bottle Boomerang to be $10,125.52.  Fresh Start would like to thank all of the caring people who filled the little baby bottles with coins, bills, and checks to make this happen. You are helping to empower women, babies, and families right ...

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