Our Supporters

Thank you to all of our generous supporters who are championing the Melba Shewmaker Southern Region National Child Protection Training Center! Together we are eradicating child abuse and will see a safer nation for our children in three generations: 


Southern Region Champion

Melba Shewmaker


Honor Guard



Southern Region Guardians

Duke Family Foundation

Walton Family Foundation



Cox Communications

Nabholz Family Charitable Foundation

Mel and Vicki Redman



Ocean Spray Cranberries, Inc.

Bob and Marilyn Bogle

Ric and Beverly Clifford


Southern Region Shields


Bentonville/Bella Vista Daybreak Rotary Club

Bentonville Noon Rotary Club

Representative Les and Linda Carnine

John and Emily Douglas

Senator Kim Hendren

Johnelle Hunt

Representative Donna Hutchinson

Randy and Valorie Lawson

Doug and Shelley McMillon

Willard and Pat Walker Charitable Foundation


1st Presbyterian Church of Rogers

Arkansas Fraternal Order of Police

Bella Vista Sunrise Rotary Club

Jill Anderson and Mike Smith

Bentonville Casting Company

David and Beverly Engle

Barbara Frandsen

Harrison and Rhonda French Family

Scott and Shawn Grigsby

Stuart and Hadley Hindmarsh

Bobby and Margie Martin

Katheryn Morey

Dr. Becky Paneitz

Ken and Debra Senser

Representative Tim Summers

Representative Debbie Hobbs

Representative Mary Lou Slinkard


Southern Region Advocates:

1st Lutheran School of Fort Smith Student Council

Shirley Baker

Melissa Brecht

Lesli Burkhead

Diane Byram

Drew and Nancy Collom

John and Sharry Distefano

Jim and Jean Hessler

Dr. Chris Huggard

Sharon Kavanagh

Dr. Linda Lovell

Leah McCalmon

Mayor Bob and Lana McCaslin

Fred and Debbie Miller

Dr. Teresa O'Brien

Gene and Sonja Pohl

Bill and Mildred Rogers

Mario and Josie Villalpando

Jeffrey and Wendi Williams

Walker Brothers Insurance

Washington County Fraternal Order of Police