American Red Cross of Greater Arkansas

Chapter Leadership

Candy Carey

Candace A. Carey, CEO, American Red Cross In Arkansas

A native of Illinois, Candy has a thirty-two year professional career with the American Red Cross. Her career started with the American Red Cross in Chicago. She moved on to various assignments in Nebraska, Louisiana, Virginia and Washington, D.C. In August 1993, she became the executive director of the American Red Cross of Greater Arkansas.

In addition to her dedication to those served by Red Cross, Candy as she’s known by friends, is a member of the Rotary Club of Little Rock Foundation Board of Trustees and a founding member of the Arkansas Coalition for Excellence an organization to empower and expand the difference made by non-profits.

A graduate of Drake University, Candy also earned her Certificate for Partners in Organizational Leadership from Harvard University, Kennedy School of Government, Cambridge, MA.

General Information

American Red Cross of Greater Arkansas
The Chapter serves the residents of Arkansas, Ashley, Bradley, Calhoun, Clark, Cleburne, Cleveland, Columbia, Conway, Dallas, Desha, Drew, Chicot, Faulkner, Garland, Grant, Hempstead, Hot Spring, Howard, Independence, Jefferson, Lafayette, Lee, Lincoln, Lonoke, Miller, Monroe, Montgomery, Nevada, Ouachita, Perry, Phillips, Pike, Polk, Prairie, Pulaski, Saline, Sevier, St. Francis, Union, Van Buren, White and Woodruff counties.

Office Locations:
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Ways to Donate

Donate Online
You can make a donation online by clicking here.

Make a Donation by Phone
You can donate by calling (501) 748-1004.

Donate by Mail
American Red Cross In Arkansas, 401 South Monroe, Little Rock, AR 72205.


There are numerous opportunities available to share your talents and to support the people served by the American Red Cross as a volunteer. Please take a few minutes to learn more by visiting the following sections of our website.

Take a Class

To sign up for a class, please click here.

Services Provided

For more information on any of the services below, please visit our Programs & Services page or contact us directly.
  • Disaster Services
  • Health & Safety Services
  • International Services
  • Service To Armed Forces
  • Volunteer & Youth Services


Please click here to contact a staff member.

Board of Directors

Please click /arkansas/about/chapters/greater-arkansas/board-of-directors">here for a list of our current board members.