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Giving Tuesday is November  28, 2024

Everyone has something to give and every act of generosity counts.    

 We welcome your tax-deductible donation of ANY amount! Your support breaths life into the foundation’s effort of Moving Communities Forward with Unity.   

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  • The Carnell Russ Foundation (CRF), a 501(c)3, has been reaching communities fostering CommUNITY in Arkansas since 2012.

  • Our events have featured small businesses, offered book scholarships, community health fairs, townhall meetings, parades, gospel concerts, car shows and more! 

  • CRF organized community advance that targeted the community’s growth economically, provided health initiatives, connected residents to educational resources geared towards retention of present and future generations through collaboration with local organizational resources while encouraging multicultural interactions, equality, and unity.

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The certainly upsetting details surrounding the death of George Floyd took me to a point in my life that somewhat mirrored Mr. Floyd's encounter and loss of life. 

Here, I share the story of my brother Carnell Russ.  We are still saying his name. Leatrice  Russ-Glenns, Executive Director, CRF 


The Long Shadow of Carnell Russ' Death

His Life Mattered Then & Now:
Carnell Russ

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