Foundation Events

The University of Arkansas Rich Mountain Foundation hosts events and activities to support the mission of the College.

BERT HENSLEY MEMORIAL GOLF TOURNAMENT

The annual Bert Hensley Memorial Golf Tournament is a favored event by golfers and golf enthusiasts. The tournament has celebrated growth since its inception in teams, contests, and prize drawings. Tournament sponsorship levels are available for individual holes and contests. The tournament features a putting contest with cash prizes for top qualifiers and a Pitch-It-In-The-Pool contest with a top prize.

Highlights from 6th Annual Bert Hensley Memorial Golf Tournament

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7th Annual Bert Hensley Memorial Golf Tournament – Saturday August 18, 2018


2017 AN EVENING WITH STEVE AZAR

The University of Arkansas Rich Mountain Foundation hosts an annual giving campaign “kick off” celebratory event for Foundation supporters and the community. The event is to recognize our supporters, an opportunity to hear testimonials from Foundation scholarship recipients, to learn more about UA Rich Mountain programs, and ways to get involved with the College and Foundation.

Highlights from 2017 Evening with Steve Azar

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ANNUAL SCHOLARHIP RECEPTION

Each year, the University of Arkansas Rich Mountain Foundation Scholarship Reception is held to honor the scholarship donors and to recognize the scholarship recipients. The program includes testimonial from UA Rich Mountain Academic All-Star, acknowledgement of annual scholarship awards and recognition of donors and recipients, Chancellor’s message and welcome by Foundation Board members.

Highlights from Scholarship Reception

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GIVING TUESDAY

The Tuesday after Thanksgiving is celebrated as a global day of giving, #GivingTuesday. This day is widely recognized along with events such as, Black Friday and Cyber Monday.

The University of Arkansas Rich Mountain Foundation promotes this event through social media and other media outlets to encourage one time and annual giving to support the efforts of the Foundation and other charitable giving. 

Highlights from 2015 Giving Tuesday

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ARKANSAS GIVES

Each April, the Arkansas Community Foundation hosts a one-day, online giving campaign for nonprofit organizations in Arkansas called, “Arkansas Gives” .The University of Arkansas Rich Mountain Foundation participates in the event to promote the spirit of giving and raise scholarship funds.

Arkansas Gives


ARKANSAS CHAMPION TREES EXHIBIT

In the months of September through November 2016, the University of Arkansas Rich Mountain Foundation hosted the Arkansas Champion Trees exhibit in the Ouachita Center. Receptions to “meet the artist” and walking tours with Artist Linda Williams Palmer were held on September 13 & 14, 2016.  

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