STRENGTHING LOCAL COMMUNITIES
We aim to strengthen local community cohesion and resilience while inspiring our associates to give back. By designing giving programs that meet specific social needs, we work through our stores and associates to enable positive change in the communities we serve.
Walmart’s associates and customers live and work in many communities around the world. We aim to strengthen these communities through our stores, which provide access to affordable food and other products for daily needs; our jobs and advancement opportunities; and by supporting local causes.
August 7, 2019BENTONVILLE, Ark., August 7, 2019 — In response to the tragic event in El Paso on Saturday, Walmart is committing $400,000 in direct cash grants to support local community foundations that have set…
August 7, 2019Dear associates: Last week, our Walmart family suffered two separate acts of violence. It is difficult to find a word strong enough to describe the way we feel. We’re feeling a wide range of emotions…
International Justice Mission Announces Third Grant from Walmart.org to Combat Trafficking in Thai Fishing Industry
June 11, 2019BANGKOK, Thailand, June 11, 2019 — International Justice Mission (IJM), the world’s largest international anti-slavery organization, has announced its third grant awarded by the Walmart Foundation…