Paragould, AR (KAIT) - 40 years ago the Crowley's Ridge Development Council starting lending a helping hand to 8 counties in Region 8.
Now to honor their forty years of service the CRDC is traveling to different cities to celebrate. The organization provides help to citizens through several programs.
"We weatherize homes, we do utility assistance, we have programs that help people save, and help them learn how to budget," said CRDC Executive Director Loyd Price.
A big celebration is planned for this Saturday at Joe Mack Campbell Park from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m., weather permitting.