Walmart | Strengthening Communities

Walmart | Strengthening Communities

Walmart’s 2.3 million associates live and work in more than 10,000 communities in 28 countries around the world. Every day, our associates bring the stuff of daily life – food, medicine, clothing, household or other items – to more than 300 million friends and neighbors in these communities. Over the years, we have realized that we can use our strengths to serve local communities in ways that go beyond our retail mission.

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Walmart Foundation Announces $565,000 Towards Mexico Earthquake Relief and Recovery
BENTONVILLE, Ark., September 21, 2017 /3BL Media/ – In response to the recent 7.1 magnitude earthquake in Mexico, the Walmart Foundation has committed $565,000 (10 million pesos) to help organizations providing immediate recovery and relief. This commitment builds upon to the $2.2 million (40 million pesos) commitment of cash and 300 tons of product donations made by Walmart de México y...
Sep 21, 2017 1:15 PM ET
Walmart and the Coalition for Veteran Owned Business Host VetSource Event to Boost Business Opportunities for Veteran Entrepreneurs
NORFOLK, Va., September 20, 2017 /3BL Media/ – Today, Walmart and the Coalition for Veteran Owned Business (CVOB) are hosting a first-of-its-kind event, VetSource, to support the success of veteran, military and military spouse-owned businesses by connecting them to several Fortune 500 companies in one day for procurement opportunities. VetSource was created by the Coalition for Veteran...
Sep 20, 2017 11:25 AM ET
Walmart Announces a New Customer Campaign to Assist with 2017 U.S. Hurricane Relief
BENTONVILLE, Ark., September 11, 2017/3BL Media/ – In response to the severe weather impacting the country, Walmart is committing up to $10 million in additional support for 2017 U.S. hurricane relief efforts. This will bring the total committed by Walmart to hurricane relief efforts this year to $30 million, building on the support provided in response to Hurricane Harvey that hit the Gulf...
Sep 11, 2017 10:00 AM ET
BLOG: The Latest on Hurricane Harvey Support and Response
In the wake of Hurricane Harvey, Walmart associates all over the country are working around the clock to address the needs of those affected by the storm. After learning that 150 associates in Corpus Christi, Texas, were impacted and in need of assistance, a group of associates from Store 757 in Pleasanton, Texas, rolled up their sleeves to pitch in and help. Store Manager Rosendo Medina...
Sep 6, 2017 8:30 AM ET
Earth, Hunger & Bottomlines
As much as consumers want to take advantage of lower costs for their food, there is a certain amount of anxiety about "Big Food" or "Big Ag", globalization, Wall Street, industrialization, "Big Government". Trust is hard to come by for large brands and one of the biggest retail brands in the world is Walmart. It’s a company that keeps surprising the skeptics as it takes big steps to influence...
Aug 10, 2017 9:30 AM ET

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