Global Responsibility

Opportunity

INCREASING ECONOMIC OPPORTUNITY

In addition to creating development and advancement opportunities for our 2.3 million associates around the world, Walmart also creates economic opportunity for people and businesses all along our supply chains. Walmart and the Walmart Foundation support programs that advance women’s economic mobility, create advancement opportunities for people in retail and related sectors, promote local manufacturing, champion supplier diversity and help suppliers and small businesses grow.

Recent Stories

How Tech is Powering New Paths for One 23-Year-Old

September 14, 2017

Three years ago, Luis was a college student and working as a Walmart cashier, with an IT job on the side to make extra money. He took the first step toward his goal of working in tech for Walmart and…

Retired Store Manager Fashions Second Career Out of Dreams and Opportunity

June 20, 2017

My career at Walmart was a dream – so unanticipated! And that set me up to follow yet another dream. After nearly 20 years, I retired Feb. 17 as manager of supercenter #2914 in Massillon, Ohio, to…

Putting a Friendly Face on Online Grocery Shopping

June 13, 2017

At the time, I was unloading trucks in the back of the store and didn't have a clue what a personal shopper was. But I was open to the idea because it meant a lot that someone called out my…

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