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It Does Take a Village For Women and Children in Crisis in Northwest Arkansas…A Restoration Village

About the Show:

In this podcast episode, we sit with Natalie Tibbs, the Executive Director of Restoration Village and the Children’s Advocacy Center of Benton County.  We learn more about Natalie and her team’s work to ensure that women and children here in Northwest Arkansas have a safe place to go when they need help.  Natalie shared how she has been involved in helping people since she was a child. Her parents started Restoration Village back in the late ’80s.  

Natalie started her career in nursing and then found herself serving the needs of women and children who were dealing with all levels of trauma and crisis in their lives. 

Listen to the whole episode to learn more about the differences that Natalie and her team are making in the lives of women and children here in Northwest Arkansas. 

It does take a village…A Restoration Village!

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Children’s Advocacy Center of Benton County Email

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Restoration Village Website

Restoration Village Facebook

Restoration Village Instagram

Restoration Village Twitter

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Signature Bank of Arkansas –  

Signature Bank was founded here in Northwest Arkansas in 2005 and focuses on personal and community banking. When you bank with a community bank, you’re investing in local businesses, local entrepreneurs, local charities, and the causes close to home. They have worked hard to earn their tagline, “Community Banking at its Best.”

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Because they focus on the customer instead of having a branch on every corner, you can have your questions answered by a real person, whether you’re reaching out to the call center or your banker’s cell phone. You can access any ATM in the country without fear of a fee.  They will refund all of those fees at the end of every month. Finally, they are constantly improving their digital offerings to ensure you can access the best financial tools from your laptop, phone, or tablet 24 hours a day.

Signature Bank of Arkansas is a full-service bank offering traditional checking and savings accounts, investment accounts, business and personal loans, and mortgages.

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Signature Bank of Arkansas is a Member of the FDIC and an Equal Housing Lender.  

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