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Walmart Foundation Gives $250K to Jones Center

by Marty Cook 3/16/2015 3:28 pm

The Walmart Foundation donates $250,000 to the Jones Center in Springdale.

Walmart Foundation Grant to Support Diabetes Treatment

by Associated Press 2/27/2015 7:48 am

The Walmart Foundation has announced a $194,200 grant to the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences Northwest to support diabetes treatment in the Marshallese community in northwestern Arkansas.

Walmart Foundation's Kathleen McLaughlin to Deliver 'Food for Thought' at UA

by Arkansas Business Staff 2/23/2015 9:47 am

Kathleen McLaughlin, president of the Walmart Foundation and senior vice president for Walmart Global Sustainability, will provide a "Food for Thought" lecture at the University of Arkansas on March 3, the university announced Monday.

Wal-Mart Gives $30K Grant to Tulsa Service Center

by Associated Press 9/9/2014 10:22 am

The Walmart Foundation has provided a $30,000 grant to Dress for Success Tulsa through the foundation's state giving program.

Wal-Mart’s Manufacturing Pledge Met With Hope, Skepticism

by Mark Friedman 2/24/2014 12:00 am

Wal-Mart Stores Inc.’s announcement in January 2013 that it would help resuscitate the U.S. manufacturing industry by buying an additional $50 billion worth of American-made items during the next decade has been met with skepticism and cheers.

$10M Walton Family Grant Fuels Amazeum Capital Campaign

by Arkansas Business Staff 11/6/2013 9:08 am

A $10 million matching grant from the Walton Family Foundation is fueling a $28.5 million capital campaign for the Amazeum, a planned interactive family museum to be located near Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art in Bentonville.

Kathleen McLaughlin to Lead Walmart Foundation

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/1/2013 10:02 am

In addition to leading corporate giving for Wal-Mart, McLaughlin will lead the company's global sustainability, women's economic empowerment and healthier food initiatives.

Walmart Foundation Gives $3M to UA for Strawberries

by Associated Press 2/26/2013 7:13 am

The Walmart Foundation has donated $3 million to the University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture to help boost strawberry sustainability.