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University District receives $76,500 match grant to boost affordable housing program

Several local banks have come together to support the University of Arkansas at Little Rock-based University District Development Corporation’s mission of providing affordable housing for those in the community.

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U.S. Congressman French Hill and representatives from Bank OZK, First Security Bank, Arvest Bank, Simmons Bank and the Federal Home Loan Bank of Dallas present funds to the University District Development Corporation and to World Services for the Blind, Jan 24, 2020. Photo by Business Wire.

Congressman French Hill joins banks in announcing $34K grant to University District

U.S. Congressman French Hill, AR-2, recently joined representatives from Bank OZK, First Security Bank, Arvest Bank, Simmons Bank and the Federal Home Loan Bank of Dallas (FHLB Dallas) in presenting $34,500 in Partnership Grant Program (PGP) funds to the University District Development Corporation (UDDC). Continue reading “Congressman French Hill joins banks in announcing $34K grant to University District”

UA Little Rock social work graduate Cadie Foscue bought her house in the Oak Forest neighborhood through the University District first time homebuyer program. Photo by Ben Krain.

UA Little Rock alum becomes homeowner through University District affordable housing program

A University of Arkansas at Little Rock graduate has achieved her dream of becoming a homeowner with the help of the University District’s First Time Homebuyer Program.  Continue reading “UA Little Rock alum becomes homeowner through University District affordable housing program”

The farmers markets will be held from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. every Thursday from May 10 to Sept. 27 in the University of Arkansas at Little Rock University Plaza Parking Lot at 5820 Asher Ave.

University District hosts weekly farmers markets during the summer

The University District Development Corporation will hold weekly farmers markets this summer to promote healthier eating through access to fresh fruits and vegetables.  Continue reading “University District hosts weekly farmers markets during the summer”