Carl B. and Florence E. King Foundation awards grants


LITTLE ROCK — Several Southeast Arkansas agencies were among 28 organizations to share $714,000 from the Carl B. and Florence E. King Foundation of Dallas to provide critical services in Arkansas communities.

Grants awarded in the last 18 months included the Centers for Youth and Families, which received funding for a Behavioral Health Home at their current psychiatric residential facility for youth ages 5-17 in Monticello.

Other organizations funded included:

• 13th Judicial District CASA North, Fordyce

• Alt.Consulting, Pine Bluff

• Dana’s House, DeWitt

• Daughters of Charity Services of Arkansas, Dumas

• Main Street Dumas, Dumas

• Southeast Arkansas Concert Association, Monticello