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April 28, 2021
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We cannot thank you enough for all the love and support you have given Vera Lloyd during this time. We are excited to announce we raised over $19,000 through donations, silent auction items and ... See more

April 27, 2021

We want to thank one of our amazing sponsors, Southern Glazer’s, for their support in our 2021 Garden Party event. With their help, we were able to provide excellent wine to our guests and ... See more

April 24, 2021

There is still time to get involved in our 2021 Garden Party: April Showers Will Empower! Head over to www.veralloyd.org to get involved in our Silent Auction or donate. Just a friendly reminder: ... See more

April 23, 2021
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April Showers Will EMPOWER. This Fayetteville Basket has the best of both worlds with delicious coffee and a gift card to Riff Raff Fayetteville.

Arsaga’s Coffee Roasters is a small, family-owned ... See more

April 23, 2021

Our Silent Auction closes TOMORROW at 9:00 pm. There is still plenty of time to claim your favorite items.

We have 8 Day-Passes to CLIMB in Bentonville, an indoor rock climbing facility with a gym ... See more

April 22, 2021
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What's a Horse's favorite Beatles song?
Hay Chewed..

If you're a Beatles fan, you're just in luck because we have a Beatles poster, book and DVD that you can bid on to help benefit our Transition ... See more

April 22, 2021

There's only a few more days to bid on Silent Auction items for our 2021 Garden Party. All items can be found at www.veralloyd.org.

This item is the perfect way to stretch and unwind with your ... See more

April 21, 2021
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This goodie basket will have you feeling and smelling good! Basket from Buff City Soap Includes: Shower Fizzy, Bath Bomb, Bath Truffle, Bar Soap Body Butter, Soap Sleeve, Wool Dryer Ball and Laundry ... See more

April 20, 2021
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"My initial emotion when painting these was happy. But, I think they best describe how I view myself in life: a little all over the place but that's ok!" Andrea, like many of the youth who come to ... See more

April 20, 2021
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Calling all Arkansas Razorback baseball fans: Do you want to get an opportunity to see the number one baseball team in the country play in person? Well here's your chance! We have two Razorback ... See more

April 19, 2021
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Join us this week for our 2021 Garden Party Virtual Event, themed "April Showers Will Empower." All proceeds raised through the 2021 Garden Party will greatly impact the lives of Vera Lloyd's foster ... See more

April 15, 2021

Thank you to our 2021 Garden Party Platinum Sponsor, Ann Smith, and all of the amazing sponsors Empowering Arkansas youth!

Silver Sponsors: Sherry Harris, Sue & Charles Redfield, and Southern ... See more

April 4, 2021

Happy Easter from the Vera Lloyd family to yours! He is Risen!

March 23, 2021
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YOU can Befriend, Create Sanctuary, Empower and Champion for Arkansas' most vulnerable children. Small, monthly gifts add up to BIG yearly changes. Join the Sustainer Circle today at ... See more

March 15, 2021
Home - Vera Lloyd

COVID-19 has been a challenging year in so many ways. For those who have lost jobs and livelihoods, we hope this most recent round of stimulus gives you the help and hope you need. For those who ... See more

Sign Up Now Our MissionOur Mission is to heal, prepare and empower children, youth and families in need. Our VisionOur Vision is to be the model of excellence for transforming and empowering ... See more

February 20, 2021
M. Palmer Consulting

We are so excited to have Dominique on board as our new Community Relations Specialist!

Congratulations to our superstar colleague, Dominique Carter, for starting her new gig as Community Relations Specialist with Vera Lloyd Presbyterian Family Services, Inc. this month! We are so happy ... See more

February 19, 2021
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Thank you to SeaArk Boats for surprising our kiddos with Valentine's Day treats last week! We are so grateful for this amazing Corporate Partner and all that they do for the SE Arkansas community and ... See more

February 14, 2021

Thank you for showing love to Vera Lloyd's youth and families today and every day!

February 10, 2021

There's still time to buy a great gift for your Valentine and support Vera Lloyd at no extra cost to you!

Go to Amazon Smile and designate Vera Lloyd as your charity. You Shop, Amazon Donates.

February 5, 2021
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Big shout out to the Junior Auxiliary of Monticello and Meri Whitney Brown for the amazing gift bags for our kids! They absolutely loved the sugar-loaded treats.

January 29, 2021
Rotary Club of Little Rock

Happy Birthday to our awesome Director of Development, Kathy!

Happy Birthday to our friend and fellow Club99er, Kathy French, with Vera Lloyd Presbyterian Family Services, Inc. We hope she has the best day ever.

January 27, 2021

Haven't decided what to do with your stimulus check yet? Consider making a donation to Vera Lloyd's youth and families!

COVID has made it a tough year for everyone, and we are incredibly grateful ... See more

January 19, 2021

A belated Merry Christmas and Happy New Year to Union Bank. They were one of many who donated to help Vera Lloyd's youth have an incredible Christmas. We always appreciate our Corporate Partners and ... See more

January 1, 2021

Happy 2021 everyone! May your New Year be filled with fun adventures, lessons learned and time spent with the ones you love.

December 25, 2020

Merry Christmas from all of us at Vera Lloyd! Remember to enjoy the people you love this year, even if it means giving virtual hugs over Zoom.

A special thank you to all of the incredible donors, ... See more

December 21, 2020

Thank you to the amazing youth group at First United Presbyterian Church Fayetteville. These inspiring young adults came together with church raised funds and their own donations to buy Christmas ... See more

December 18, 2020

Thank you to Arvest Bank for being one of Vera Lloyd's amazing corporate sponsors. This year, Arvest has invested in the Transition Services Program, which works to help youth transition from ... See more

November 26, 2020

Today, we all have the opportunity to appreciate what we have, reach out to loved ones, and be grateful for another day to make the world a better place. I hope you all have a safe and Happy ... See more

November 24, 2020
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It's official! The 2020 Turkey Trot race raised over $39,000 for Vera Lloyd's youth and families!

A huge thank you to all of the Sponsors, Participants, and Supporters who made this possible. We can ... See more

November 24, 2020

Congratulations to all of our 2020 Turkey Trot race winners!

November 22, 2020

Today is the LAST day to send in your Turkey Trot race times to info@veralloyd.org. All participants, who send in times, have the potential to win a 2020 Turkey Trot medal!

Deadline to submit times ... See more

November 21, 2020
Run Like The Winded

Happy Turkey Trot everyone! Don't forget to get outside and exercise for a cause today. Race times can be sent to info@veralloyd.org anytime today. Deadline to submit times is Sunday, November 22 at ... See more

October 21, 2020
Vera Lloyd Presbyterian Family Services, Inc.

A lot of things may look different this year. But one thing is the same... our dedication to serving traumatized youth! ❤️❤️❤️

Register Today at www.veralloyd.org

Sign up for the In-Person 5k Run, Virtual 10k Run, Virtual 5k Run or Virtual 5k Walk!

October 21, 2020
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Register Today at www.veralloyd.org

Sign up for the In-Person 5k Run, Virtual 10k Run, Virtual 5k Run or Virtual 5k Walk!

October 14, 2020

Today is the last day of Amazon Prime Days! Designate Vera Lloyd as your Amazon Smile charity and enjoy great deals while supporting youth in need. You shop. Amazon Donates.

October 7, 2020
Vera Lloyd's Turkey Trot Virtual & 5k

Registration is now open for the 2020 Turkey Trot Virtual & 5k Run! Sign up today at www.veralloyd.org.

Vera Lloyd's Turkey Trot Virtual & 5k is on Friday November 20, 2020 to Sunday November 22, 2020. It includes the following events: Virtual 10k Run, Virtual 5K Run, Virtual 5K Walk, and 5k Run (In ... See more

October 7, 2020
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Registration is now open for the 2020 Turkey Trot Virtual & 5k Run! Sign up today at www.veralloyd.org.

October 2, 2020

Thank you to everyone who came out (virtually) to support the Happiest Hour last week! Together, we raised over $12,000 for the Transition Services Program, which serves vulnerable children and ... See more

September 24, 2020
Home - Vera Lloyd

TODAY is the day! Join us at 5:30 pm tonight for the Happiest Hour! Buy your ticket now at www.veralloyd.org.

September 23, 2020
Little Rock Pest & Termite Control | Central Arkansas Exterminators | Legacy Termite & Pest Control, Inc.

Big thank you to the Happiest Hour Premier Sponsor... Legacy Termite & Pest Control; locations in Little Rock, N. Little Rock, Searcy, Conway, Arkadelphia and Hot Springs. Learn more about how Legacy ... See more

September 23, 2020
Home - Vera Lloyd

Don't forget! Tonight is Party Pack pick up for tomorrow's Happiest Hour Zoom Lounge. Come get your Party Pack between 4:30 - 6:00 pm at 1501 N. University Ave, Ste 345, Little Rock, AR.

You still ... See more

Take me to Happiest Hour Our MissionOur Mission is to heal, prepare and empower children, youth and families in need. Our VisionOur Vision is to be the model of excellence for transforming and ... See more

September 21, 2020
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Check out some of the amazing Silent Auction items available at this Thursday's Happiest Hour event! Michael Kors bag, Starbucks coffee basket, gift cards, fall decorations, jewelry and ... See more

September 17, 2020

Happiest Hour is just 1 week away! Join us on Thursday, September 24 for an hour of fall cocktails, music from Cas Haley, silent auction bidding and changing the lives of Vera Lloyd's youth.

Buy ... See more

August 31, 2020

Tickets are now on sale for the Happiest Hour Virtual Event! Go to https://www.veralloyd.org/events/happiest-hour/ for more information.

August 21, 2020

YOU helped us raise $20,800! Thank you so much to everyone who put their love in action for the youth who call Vera Lloyd home!

August 13, 2020

TODAY is the day! DOUBLE your impact right now by donating online, over the phone or by mail, and your gift will be matched up to $10,000!

All proceeds change the lives of Vera Lloyd's vulnerable ... See more

August 6, 2020
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In 1 WEEK, you can DOUBLE the impact you make on the futures of vulnerable Arkansas youth. Lulu's Love in Action Day officially has $10,000 in matching gifts!

Join us on August 13 in changing lives ... See more

August 4, 2020

Vera Lloyd's Annual Day of Giving is just 9 days away! Join us online on August 13th to support the Transition Services Program. All proceeds made on August 13 will be matched up to $7,500!

July 25, 2020
Vera Lloyd Open House 2020

I’m so blessed to be a part of this mission! To work with people that love the Lord and share His love daily. And our youth are AMAZING! Humbled God called me!

Vera Lloyd Presbyterian Family Services annual Open House and Donor Appreciation Day has gone virtual! Take a tour of campus, see summer programming, and enj...

July 25, 2020
Vera Lloyd Open House 2020

The wait is over! Check out the Virtual Open House video for an exclusive look at campus and what Vera Lloyd's youth have been up to this summer!
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sz27B-mYUHI

Vera Lloyd Presbyterian Family Services annual Open House and Donor Appreciation Day has gone virtual! Take a tour of campus, see summer programming, and enj...

July 25, 2020

Open House is TODAY! Go to www.veralloyd.org for an exclusive look at all of the growth, learning, and fun Vera Lloyd's youth have had this summer.

July 24, 2020

Open House is TOMORROW! This Saturday, join us at 2:00 pm for an inside look into this year's Summer Enrichment Program, campus tour, music recitals and more! We are so excited to take you all on an ... See more

July 23, 2020
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Vera Lloyd's Summer Enrichment Program, Camp Natu'skul, is coming to a close.Thank you to the Arkansas Arts Council for providing our youth with a great opportunity to learn and grow through artistic ... See more

July 22, 2020
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Vera Lloyd's Qualified Residential Treatment Program (QRTP) youth have advanced mental and emotional challenges that staff work hard every day to guide, heal and navigate alongside them. One of these ... See more

July 21, 2020
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Thank you to the Delta Dental Foundation for providing incredible COVID-19 support funding for extra staffing, extensive cleaning, personal protective equipment, masks and more!

Our staff are doing ... See more

July 14, 2020

Lulu's Love in Action Day currently has $7,500 in matching gifts!! Donate on August 13, and see your contributions DOUBLED with just a click at www.veralloyd.org.

All donations made will benefit ... See more

July 10, 2020

August 13th show the youth who call Vera Lloyd home what Love in Action is all about! All proceeds from Lulu's Love in Action Day will help empower youth and propel them into brighter more stable ... See more

July 4, 2020

Happy 4th of July everyone!

June 25, 2020

Lulu's Love in Action Day is just around the corner! Join us on August 13th for our annual day of giving to honor Vera Lloyd's founding mother, Lulu Williamson.

All gifts made online, over the ... See more

June 22, 2020

2020 Summer Enrichment is under way! The kids have been loving Camp Natu'skul (Camp Not-a-School). Who doesn't love a giant blank fort to read in??
Read more about what our youth are up to in the ... See more

June 21, 2020

Happy Father's Day to all the amazing Dads and father figures out there! We hope you all have an amazing day! There's still time to honor an influential man in your life AND help #PaveTheWay for ... See more

June 19, 2020

Happy Father's Day Weekend! Honor the father figure in your life by giving a gift in his name with the designation #DadLove at www.veralloyd.org. Help Vera Lloyd with campus needs by honoring a man ... See more

June 18, 2020

Huge THANK YOU to the Arkansas Community Foundation for supporting Vera Lloyd with an incredible COVID-19 Mini-Grant. Thanks to their support, important health items were purchased such as masks, as ... See more

June 17, 2020

Dad's have a way of saving the day! This month we are celebrating the many ways father figures change the lives of youth for the better. Join us by honoring a man in your life and helping Vera Lloyd ... See more

June 15, 2020

A dad is more than just a father. It's a man who cares, loves and inspires children to greatness. Help us celebrate all the amazing Dad's in our lives with Vera Lloyd's #DadLove campaign! You can ... See more

June 12, 2020

It takes a special person to be a Dad! Mr.Burton, Vera Lloyd's Site Director and a former House Parent, has been an incredible role model to many young people who have called Vera Lloyd home... This ... See more

June 11, 2020

Fathers, Uncles, Grandpas and other father figures play a huge role in the development of a child. Our youth experience a whole new type of #DadLove on Vera Lloyd's campus whether its from their ... See more

June 4, 2020

Thank you to the Arkansas Hunger Relief Alliance for funding a brand new refrigerator and needed replacement parts for the Walton Home. So many of Vera Lloyd's youth suffer from deep insecurities ... See more

June 1, 2020

From toddler years to teenage troubles and even into adulthood, fathers, step-fathers, uncles and grandpas all play a powerful part in a child's life. This June, join us as we celebrate the way men ... See more

June 1, 2020

From toddler years to teenage troubles and even into adulthood, fathers, step-fathers, uncles, and grandpas all play a powerful part in a child's life. This June, join us as we celebrate the impact ... See more

May 22, 2020
Vera Lloyd Presbyterian Family Services, Inc.

Check out Vera Lloyd's beautiful campus in full Spring bloom. Big shout out to the photographer Kris Burghart, Transition Resource Specialist. Kris works hard every day to help our youth transition ... See more

Beautiful photos of Vera Lloyd's Monticello campus in May 2020.

May 19, 2020

May He give you the desire of your heart and make all your plans succeed. Psalm 20:4

We are so proud of our 2020 graduate! Congratulations!!!

May 6, 2020

Many of our youth come to us with a tattered trash bag full of everything they own- which isn’t much. One kind donor, saw the need and responded by taking the Pettus’ Homes boys shopping for ... See more

May 5, 2020

First Presbyterian Church of Bentonville provided bikes for each youth on campus. Just as importantly, they provided freedom. Freedom to be a kid! #GivingTuesdayNow #AllYearLong

May 5, 2020

It’s incredible the affect music can have on youth from hard places. Not only do they receive skills, discipline and self-esteem that come with music lessons, but they also receive a new creative ... See more

May 5, 2020

Thank you Simmons Bank for surprising our kids last Valentine’s Day. Even a simple candy basket can show our youth they are loved and important. #GivingTuesdayNow #AllYearLong

May 5, 2020

Thank you to Town & Country Quilters and the many other groups who create beautiful, hand-crafted quilts. Each youth gets to pick their own unique quilt as soon as they arrive on Vera Lloyd’s ... See more

May 5, 2020

Giving Tuesday Now is a global day of giving and unity to address the unprecedented needs created by the Covid-19 Pandemic. For almost 100 years, Vera Lloyd has cared for abused, abandoned and ... See more

May 4, 2020

Lula Williamson started serving vulnerable children almost 100 years ago. Still feeling that call today.

May 2, 2020
Virtual Garden Party 2020

Virtual Garden Party fundraiser to support Vera Lloyd Presbyterian Family Services

May 2, 2020
Home - Vera Lloyd

We are just 1 HOUR away from the Garden Party Paradise VIP Zoom Lounge opening! You can still buy your tickets at www.veralloyd.org. Facebook Live will be on at 3:20!

May 1, 2020
Home - Vera Lloyd

Join us TOMORROW at 3:40 pm for the first ever Virtual Garden Party Paradise! Check out our Online Portal, Story Gateways, Silent Auction and more at www.veralloyd.org.

May 1, 2020
Janice’s Garden Party Paradise

Where is your Paradise?? One of our amazing Garden Party Ambassadors, Janice Zoller, tells us all about hers! Join us tomorrow at 3:20 pm on Facebook Live for more Paradise fun! =)

April 29, 2020
David Cacy Music

The Virtual Garden Party is just 3 DAYS AWAY! For just $20 you can join us in the VIP Zoom Lounge for exclusive Vera Lloyd content, including Live Music starting at 3:00 pm. Check out the amazing ... See more

Texas based guitar player and vocalist.

April 27, 2020
Virtual Garden Party

Candice showed up at our door hungry, nervous, and carrying her entire life in a trash bag.
Join us Saturday, May 2nd for our Virtual Garden Party to learn more about our mission and help make a ... See more

Welcome to the 2020 Virtual Garden Party Paradise! For health and safety reasons, we can not meet in person this year, BUT we have a lot of fun ways for you to get involved and benefit vulnerable ... See more

April 26, 2020

April 25, 2020

During these uncertain times, not only are our doors open, so are our hearts! If you want to learn more about the mission of Vera Lloyd join us for our virtual Garden Party May 2nd.

April 24, 2020

Garden Party is 1 WEEK AWAY!! GO to the Vera Lloyd website now to buy tickets for the VIP Zoom Lounge, check out the Story Gateways and MORE!

April 21, 2020
Garden Party - Vera Lloyd

Check out the VIRTUAL Garden Party Paradise Portal!! Learn more about how we serve youth every day through our Story Gateways!
https://www.veralloyd.org/events/garden-party/

April 15, 2020

Huge thank you to our amazing Garden Party Paradise Ambassadors who not only rocked their sunglasses and beach attire, but are helping create a super fun Virtual Event! Join us on May 2nd for our ... See more

April 13, 2020

Hey all you NW Arkansans! One of Garden Party's most delicious supporters is ready to sweeten your quarantine! Order amazing Pure Joy Ice Cream online, and pick up your order curbside or have it ... See more

April 9, 2020

Hear a special COVID update from our CEO Donna Mahurin! Thank you all for your support and have a Happy Easter!

March 30, 2020

Vera Lloyd's youth opened their hearts and handmade hats for the kids at Arkansas Children's in Little Rock. We always love to see our youth spread joy and share their talents with others!

March 27, 2020

Thank you to Trinity Presbyterian Church for giving our Barton girls a super fun Pizza Party! The kids were so excited that, even in this time of limited activities, the house was filled with ... See more

March 18, 2020
Devotional Series - Vera Lloyd

Check out our Lenten Devotional Series, now through Easter. You can read today's message below.

Sign up for the FREE full series at: https://www.veralloyd.org/events/devotional-series/

Donations ... See more

Devotional Series Sign up to receieve news about Vera Lloyd’s Devotional Series! * indicates required Your support is essential to changing the lives of youth. Donate Today Because of you, our team ... See more

March 13, 2020

We would like to update our supporters on Vera Lloyd's efforts with regards to current health concerns. Our primary priority is the safety and health of our youth and Direct Care Staff as well as our ... See more

March 10, 2020

Thank you so much First Presbyterian Church of Fort Smith for the loving support of all the children, youth and families Vera Lloyd serves. We could not provide the heart-driven services we do every ... See more

March 7, 2020

Wonderful to see old friends and new! #presbyteryofarkansas

February 17, 2020

Happy Random Acts of Kindness Day! Everyday, each and every one of us has a chance to be kind, reach out to someone in need, or simply make a friend, coworker or stranger smile.

Thank you to all of ... See more

January 21, 2020

It's National Hug Day! A hug is one of the most basic signs of love, caring and protection, but for many of our youth, a hug means much more. It means letting someone in close, facing anxieties and ... See more

January 10, 2020

The start of the new semester is just around the corner for the youth at Vera Lloyd. Thank you to the many staff, teachers, tutors, and community and foundation partners who help give these youth an ... See more

January 9, 2020

Come out of January 20th and learn about TBRI empowering principles especially for foster and adoptive children of all ages. Dinner and childcare will be provided!

January 1, 2020

Happy New Year! May 2020 be an incredible and transformative year for all of the youth and families who call Vera Lloyd home!

December 30, 2019

Thank you to the Arkansas Community Foundation for making sure youth from all over the state have a place to call home. Our youth from Jefferson county appreciate all of the support and love you give ... See more

December 29, 2019

The Arkansas Community Foundation works hard to make sure kids from all over the state of Arkansas are supported, loved and cared for. Thank you for supporting our youth who come from Ouachita and ... See more

December 27, 2019

Vera Lloyd becomes a home for youth from all over Arkansas. The Delta Area Community Foundation, an affiliate of the Arkansas Community Foundation, works hard to make sure kids from all over the ... See more

December 26, 2019
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Looking back on another great year, we are so thankful to all of the amazing sponsors, hosts and guests of the 2019 House Party. Thank you Allegra for helping us create beautiful invitations.

December 24, 2019

Merry Christmas Eve! May you all have a wonderful and blessed holiday!

December 21, 2019

A big thank you to the Walmart Foundation and Walmart Monticello for opening your hearts to the Drew County youth who find safety, love and sanctuary at Vera Lloyd. We couldn't provide the level of ... See more

December 19, 2019

Congratulations to our newest high school graduate from the Barton home! We are so excited for this young man's future and thank everyone who helped make this day possible, including Entergy Arkansas ... See more

December 19, 2019

AMAZING Donor Shout-out! Thank you to the children of First Presbyterian Church Prairie Grove for coming together and having a cookie bake sale for the youth who call Vera Lloyd home. It takes each ... See more

December 18, 2019

Santa's Sleigh made it down to campus this week! Thank you to all of the churches, PW groups, organizations and individuals who helped bless our youth with an abundant Christmas this year!

December 4, 2019
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Congratulations to our record breaking largest Turkey Trot team ever. Holmes Chapel brought 40 participants out last Saturday to support Vera Lloyd's children, youth and families. Thank you all for ... See more

December 3, 2019

Today is the day we come together all around the world to support those in need. Today, hearts are opened, and lives are changed. Vera Lloyd supports Arkansas' most vulnerable children, youth and ... See more

December 2, 2019

You can enjoy awesome cyber Monday deals AND help Vera Lloyd's youth and families!
Go to smile.amazon.com and select Vera Lloyd Presbyterian Family Serices, Inc as your designated charity.

December 2, 2019

Giving Tuesday is TOMORROW! Together, we can make a huge impact this holiday season. Nonprofits around the world are joining hands to change the lives of those they serve.

Join Vera Lloyd as we ... See more

November 27, 2019
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This was a record breaking 8th Annual Turkey Trot 10k & 5k Race!

Together, we raised over $53,000, had 231 participants, dozens of volunteers and the largest racing team ever- Holmes Chapel with 40 ... See more

November 27, 2019

Mark your calendars! Giving Tuesday is just 1 week away! Celebrate the holiday season and transform lives with just the click of a button.

You can donate through Facebook or on our website: ... See more

November 26, 2019
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Congratulations to our record breaking, LARGEST Virtual Team and 2019 Best Dressed Team ... Run Like The Winded of Boerne, Texas!

Thank you so much for supporting our youth and families all the way ... See more

November 26, 2019
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The results from the 8th Annual Turkey Trot 10k & 5k race are in! Check out our incredible runners and walkers here and on our website: www.veralloyd.org

November 23, 2019

Another incredible Turkey Trot is under our belts. Thank you to all of our sponsors, volunteers, staff and participants who helped us raise OVER $53,000!!

November 23, 2019
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Turkey Trot begins in t minus 1 hour! We are so excited to celebrate with all of our runners, walkers, and virtual participants!

November 22, 2019

Hello Turkey Trotters! You can pick up your race packet and t-shirt tonight on campus from 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm.

We are expecting GREAT running weather tomorrow morning and can't wait to see all of ... See more

November 20, 2019
Home - Vera Lloyd

Only 1.5 more hours to pre-register for this year's Turkey Trot 10k & 5k race. We already have 191 participants! Join them on Saturday, November 23rd, and support the incredible youth and families ... See more

November 14, 2019

Happy belated World Kindness Day! Hats off to Mr. Rogers for always reminding us to smile, see the best in others and help those around us to create a better world.

Thank you to all of the amazing ... See more

November 6, 2019
Deborah

Many Arkansas families are in crisis mode!

We need churches to invest deeply into families hurting physically, spiritually, and emotionally to turn the tide on the front end!

We need stable ... See more

Many Arkansas families are in crisis mode!

We need churches to invest deeply into families hurting physically, spiritually, and emotionally to turn the tide on the front end!

We need stable ... See more

November 4, 2019

Sign up NOW for the annual Turkey Trot 10k & 5k Race!

Thursday, November 6th is the last day to guarantee your FREE race shirt.

October 31, 2019
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Happy Halloween! Our kids have been so excited waiting for the costumes, candy and time to just have fun. Have a spook-tacular night!

October 15, 2019

BIG THANK YOU to the WoodmenLife Hamburg chapter for donating health and hygiene bags for the youth at Vera Lloyd. Projects like this really show our youth they are loved and thought about all year ... See more

October 7, 2019

Thank you to our 2019 Turkey Trot 10k & 5k Sponsors! For a full list of sponsors or to sign up for the race, please visit www.veralloyd.org.

September 30, 2019
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The very first Vino with Vera in Conway raised $5,000 for Vera Lloyd's Transition Services Program! Many new families have joined in support thanks to this fun night of hors d'oeuvres, wine and ... See more

September 27, 2019

Meet the 2019-2020 Vera Lloyd Agency & Foundation Boards. Thank you all for your service to the children, youth and families who call Vera Lloyd home.

A special welcome to our newest Board ... See more

September 10, 2019
A 5K Training Plan for complete beginners

It's time to get ready for the annual Turkey Trot 10k & 5k Race! Whether you're participating in Monticello or running/walking from home, training for a race can be fun! We'd love to see pictures of ... See more

A basic 5K schedule that assumes you don't run at all yet, and is designed to get you round comfortably, probably with a few short walk breaks

August 23, 2019

Turkey Trot is just a few short months away! Two members of the Boerne, Texas Virtual Participation team "Run Like the Winded" are training with their dogs every week!

Won't be in Monticello, AR on ... See more

August 20, 2019

Thanks to all of you, we raised a total of $28,952 for the Vera Lloyd Transition Services Program! Thank you to everyone who donated and contributed to the matching gift! The inaugural Lulu's Love in ... See more

August 20, 2019
First Presbyterian Church of Fort Smith, AR

Our friends at Vera Lloyd Presbyterian Family Services was another non profit agency recently selected to receive funding courtesy of our church trustees. The $15,000 will provide academic and ... See more

August 16, 2019

Thank you to everyone who participated in Lulu's Love in Action Day! Thanks to all of you, we met our matching goal and raised $28,000 for Vera Lloyd's Transition Services Program!

Gifts postmarked ... See more

August 16, 2019
Home - Vera Lloyd

It's not too late to join in for Lulu's Love in Action Day! All donations made today will be matched up to $13,800. Honor Lulu Williamson's tireless efforts and show your love and support for our ... See more

August 15, 2019
Home - Vera Lloyd

We are having an incredible Lulu's Love in Action Day so far! We have already raised over $10,000! We are only $3,673 away from meeting our matching gift goal. Now is the time to see your investment ... See more

August 14, 2019
Home - Vera Lloyd

TODAY IS THE DAY! All gifts made today will be matched up to $13,800 to benefit Vera Lloyd's Transition Services Program! Honor our founding mother's tireless love and dedication by supporting Lulu's ... See more

August 12, 2019
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Lulu's Love in Action Day is just 3 DAYS AWAY! Any gifts made on August 15th or postmarked August 10th-15th will now be MATCHED up to $13,800!!

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August 6, 2019

BIG LULU DAY NEWS! Any gifts made on August 15th or postmarked August 10th-15th will now be MATCHED up to $13,500!!

Join in for Lulu's Love in Action Day, and see your investment in Vera Lloyd's ... See more

July 31, 2019
Vera Lloyd Presbyterian Family Services, Inc.

Lulu's Love in Action Day is on August 15th! Any gifts made on the 15th online, over the phone or postmarked August 10th-15th will be matched up to $8,500!

July 29, 2019

Join us on August 15th for Lulu's Love in Action Day! Any gifts made on the 15th online, over the phone, or postmarked August 10th-15th will be matched up to $8,500!

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July 18, 2019
Employment - Vera Lloyd

Interested in serving youth in need and the community? Vera Lloyd is looking for a full-time AmeriCorps VISTA Member to join our Monticello team! This is an incredible opportunity for college ... See more

Employment Join Our Team ​The team members at Vera Lloyd embrace the challenges of caring for vulnerable and fragile youth who have been removed from their homes due to abuse or neglect or are ... See more

July 16, 2019

Amazon Prime Day is TODAY!! Want to enjoy these deals and support Vera Lloyd??

Log on to www.smile.amazon.com. Select Vera Lloyd Presbyterian Family Services as your charity. Get Shopping!

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July 15, 2019

Amazon Prime Day is TODAY!! Want to enjoy these deals and support Vera Lloyd??

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July 13, 2019

Amazon Prime day is 2 DAYS AWAY! July 15th and 16th Amazon will be having major deals for Prime Members! Want to enjoy these deals and support Vera Lloyd??

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July 11, 2019
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Our youth are absolutely loving learning all about the Rhythm of Life from the incredible Zinse Agginie, who brought authentic African drums for our kids to play. The halls of Vera Lloyd have been ... See more

July 10, 2019

Amazon Prime day is coming soon! July 15th and 16th Amazon will be having major deals for Prime Members! Want to enjoy these deals and support Vera Lloyd??

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July 9, 2019
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Happy Summer! Our youth are enjoying the Summer Reading Challenge sponsored by the Dollar General Foundation. The Reading Challenge and our "take" library are meant to spark a love of reading in our ... See more

July 4, 2019

Happy 4th of July! Have a safe and happy holiday!

July 2, 2019
Entergy Named Among Top 50 Community-Minded Companies in the Nation

Congratulations to Entergy for earning The Civic50 award for the 4th consecutive year! Entergy's commitment to civic engagement, sustainability and social responsibility is definitely worth ... See more

Points of Light, the world’s largest organization dedicated to volunteer service, has named Entergy Corporation a recipient of the Civic 50 award for a fourth…

June 25, 2019
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Volunteer Spotlight!
Thank you to Dr. Sue Martin and Mary Louise Porter for doing an incredible job teaching the "Rhythm of Life" art class for this week of Summer Enrichment. The youth learned about ... See more

June 20, 2019

Thank you to New Iona Church of West Monroe, Louisiana who recently donated to the Transition Services Work Program. Our on-campus and community work programs teach our youth responsibility, job ... See more

June 19, 2019

Thank you to all of our Corporate & Foundation Partners who support Vera Lloyd in a variety of programs... including the SEAR Community Foundation.

June 18, 2019

Thank you to the Arkansas Hunger Relief Alliance for donating refrigerators to our FIT homes. Our Families in Transition Program supports single-parent families in crisis. To these families, a ... See more

June 17, 2019

Thank you to Albert Crisp for supporting the B-100 Substance Abuse Program at Vera Lloyd. With your support, hundreds of youth can receive life changing support, knowledge and techniques for facing ... See more

June 13, 2019

Vera Lloyd was recently awarded a $2,500 grant from the AR Black Hall of Fame supporting the Families in Transition Program. Director of Development, Kathy French accepted the grant at a ceremony in ... See more

June 11, 2019

Know a teen who could benefit from counseling this summer? Check out these amazing group classes provided by the Laurence E. Schmidt Family Resource Center in Monticello.

To register, call (870) ... See more

June 5, 2019
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Check out photos from the 2019 Garden Party and Campus Carnival on our website!

Garden Party Photos: https://www.veralloyd.org/events/garden-party/

Campus Carnival Photos: ... See more

June 1, 2019
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Getting ready for Campus Carnival! We can’t wait to see all of our donors in t-minus 3.5 hours!!

May 31, 2019

Our annual Donor Appreciation Event is tomorrow!! All Vera Lloyd donors are welcome to join us at 11:30 am on campus for awards, house tours, lunch and more!

May 22, 2019
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The VBA (Vera Lloyd Basketball Club) has made their final draft picks for the upcoming tournament! Help us cheer on our youth teams as they play a sure to be exciting game of hoops.

May 21, 2019

Congratulations to our Graduating Seniors!! We are so proud of the amazing accomplishment these two young people have achieved. They can stand proud knowing they have taken another step closer ... See more

May 20, 2019

Join us on June 1st for our annual Donor Appreciation Event where we will be honoring three incredibly dedicated volunteers and groups:

Servant's Heart Award: Rob Leonard

Community Service Award: ... See more

May 15, 2019

Our annual Donor Appreciation Event is just 10 days away! All Vera Lloyd donors are welcome to join us for lunch, house tours, spending time with the youth and more!

May 9, 2019

The 2019 Garden Party raised a grand total of... drum roll please... over $17,000!

Thank you to all of the 2019 Ambassadors, Sponsors, Volunteers, Donors, and guests who made this year's Garden ... See more

May 7, 2019

With a new child placed into care every 2 minutes, there is a need for support services and essential items. Foster children have an uphill battle with startling statistics to overcome and need the ... See more

May 5, 2019

Congratulations to Second Presbyterian Church of Little Rock for celebrating their 50th Anniversary! Thank you for all of the work you do in the community.

May 4, 2019

May 4, 2019

Garden Party is finally here!!! We can’t wait to see you all today at 3:30 at the Peel Mansion in Bentonville! Come hungry and excited for a fun afternoon, live music, wine pull and a great silent ... See more

May 3, 2019
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Our youth are hard at work making beautiful paper flowers for the Garden Party Fiesta TOMORROW!

Come to the Peel Mansion in Bentonville from 3:30 - 6:00 tomorrow to see all of these flowers and ... See more

May 1, 2019
The CALL in Southeast Arkansas

Shout out to Ray's for providing all the cans needed to complete our project with the Arkansas Baptist Children's Homes & Family Ministries and Vera Lloyd Presbyterian Family Services, Inc. ! We are ... See more

May 1, 2019
The CALL in Southeast Arkansas

Today Mayor Paige Chase proclaimed May in Monticello as “Foster Care Awareness Month” during an event honoring the 36 children in foster care from Drew County and the 91 children in foster care ... See more

May 1, 2019

Attention all Garden Party Fiesta attendees. There is a slight chance of rain this Saturday in Bentonville. Right now, it looks like we will have a dry but overcast day. Don't worry! We will be ... See more

May 1, 2019
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We are called to be people of action and reach beyond our campus.Today, we are doing our part to bring awareness to foster care providers by helping prepare for Monticello’s proclamation day signs ... See more

April 26, 2019

Garden Party is just 8 DAYS AWAY!! Come join us on May 4th at The Peel Mansion in Bentonville for a fiesta-themed afternoon full of fajitas, chips and dip, refreshments, silent auction, live music ... See more

April 25, 2019
WILLIAM CARLOS REYES

We are super excited to enjoy the musical styling of William Carlos Reyes at the Garden Party on May 4th! He will be playing classical guitar for the fiesta crowd at The Peel Mansion in ... See more

April 20, 2019

Kendall Wells and Taylor Hoover from the UAM Biology Club dropped off Easter baskets full of goodies for our youth! Thank you for spreading the Easter joy!

April 18, 2019

Congratulations to one of our youth for winning Student of the Quarter! It is always incredible when our youth are recognized for the progress they make in school and in life!

April 18, 2019
Sheree

This print of John Lennon is one of the Silent Auction items for the Vera Lloyd Home Services Fiesta Garden Party at the Peel House On May.4, 2019. COME JOIN US--GREAT FUN, FOOD AND MUSIC!!!

April 15, 2019

The NEW WEBSITE is here! Go check it out at www.veralloyd.org!

April 15, 2019

Want to volunteer for a fun event and get FREE fajitas??
Then come volunteer for the Garden Party in Bentonville on Saturday May, 4th from 1:30 pm - 7:30 pm. For more information or to sign up, ... See more

April 12, 2019
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ATTENTION all foster and adoptive parents! This Saturday, April 13th we will be having a Family Fun Day with 2 Resource Parent Continuing Education Hours! Come out, bring your kids, and learn more ... See more

April 10, 2019

ATTENTION all foster and adoptive parents! This Saturday, April 13th we will be having a Family Fun Day with 2 Resource Parent Continuing Education Hours! Come out, bring your kids, and learn more ... See more

April 3, 2019

April is National Child Abuse Prevention Month. Many of the youth in our care have suffered years of abuse, often from those closest to them. Our dedicated staff work every day to help these children ... See more

March 28, 2019

How do you get teens from hard places to invest in their own growth? Creativity, heart and dedicated staff! Kudos to Deverick Franklin for speaking their language and making the hard lessons fun!

March 26, 2019
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Garden Party tickets are on sale NOW! Join us on Saturday, May 4th for an afternoon filled with a Fiesta themed fajita bar, refreshments, music, and more!

For more information or to purchase ... See more

March 23, 2019

Don't forget!! March Mentor Madness is on Monday night! Come out to the Monticello campus to learn more about mentoring a youth at Vera Lloyd.

March 20, 2019

March Mentor Madness! Have you ever considered mentoring a youth in need? Come out to the Monitcello campus on March 26th for FREE game-themed refreshments, door prizes and more information about ... See more

March 8, 2019

The Lewis boys will be ready to help with yard work this Spring thanks to Central Pres. PW, Pine Bluff donating a much needed weed eater! Needless to say it made a house parent, Kris Burghart, very ... See more

March 6, 2019

Thank you to Arkansas Hunger Relief Alliance for donating 2 refrigerators to our FIT Homes! The families we serve are incredibly grateful.

March 4, 2019

Margaret Selby of First Presbyterian Church, McGehee and Director of Development Kathy French promoted Vera Lloyd at the Presbytery meeting this past weekend.

March 1, 2019

March is National Social Work Month! In honor of that, Vera Lloyd will be offering FREE CEU's tailored and designed just for social workers on March 11th & 25th from 9:00 am - 4:30 pm.

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February 23, 2019
Sheree

This beautiful painting has been graciously donated by one of NWA's talented artist--Ms. Lourdes Valverde for the Fiesta Garden Party for the Vera Lloyd Home Services non-profit on May 4, 2019. Go to ... See more

February 22, 2019

Barnes and Noble rep, Gayle, stopped by today to drop off books for our "Take Library". Our youth love to have books of their very own. Thank you to everyone who donates to our "Take Library" and ... See more

February 19, 2019
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GET EXCITED for the NW Arkansas Garden Party Fiesta on Saturday, May 4th from 3:30 pm to 6:00 pm in Bentonville. Big shout out to Pure Joy Ice Cream and Core Brewing who will be joining us again this ... See more

February 18, 2019

Volunteer Spotlight!
Students from the UAM Missionary Baptist Student Fellowship led by Rob Leonard put a fresh coat of paint in the Pettus house. Thank you for all of your hard work and loving your ... See more

February 15, 2019

Connie McKiever with Union Bank delivered Valentine's Day candy for all of the kids yesterday! Thank you to everyone who helped make all of the youth at Vera Lloyd feel loved yesterday!