Tagged: walmart foundation

Dupps Family Gives $1M to Arkansas Children's Northwest

by Arkansas Business Staff 7/11/2016 12:59 pm

Kirk and Cynthia Dupps have donated $1 million to the construction of Arkansas Children’s Northwest, which opens in 2018, the Arkansas Children's Hospital announced Monday.

Wal-Mart, Walmart Foundation Give $8M to Arkansas Children's Northwest

by Mark Friedman 5/9/2016 1:10 pm

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. and the Walmart Foundation are donating $8 million to Arkansas Children's Hospital's northwest Arkansas hospital, now under construction in Springdale.

Beck PRIDE Center Receives $25K from Walmart Foundation

by Arkansas Business Staff 1/29/2016 2:23 pm

The Beck PRIDE Center for America’s Wounded Veterans at Arkansas State University received a grant for $25,000 from the Walmart Foundation.

Walmart Foundation Awards More Than $318K in December

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/10/2015 11:32 am

Nine Arkansas nonprofits received funding on Wednesday at the Walmart Supercenter on Bowman Road in Little Rock.

Walmart Foundation Gives $1.5M to Walton Arts Center

by Arkansas Business Staff 4/22/2015 10:06 am

The Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville said Tuesday that it has received a $1.5 million donation from the Walmart Foundation.

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.

Little Rock School District Selected for New Breakfast Program

by Kelcie Huffstickler 3/1/2011 12:00 am

LRSD is one of five districts in the United States chosen to participate in “Breakfast in the Classroom” funded by the Walmart Foundation.