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 Expands Military Leave of Absence Policy for its Associates, Removing Barriers to Service
BENTONVILLE, Ark., May 23, 2017 /3BL Media/ - Today, Walmart announced expansions to its military leave of absence policy, offering differential pay to all eligible military associates taking on assignments lasting more than three...
May 23, 2017 10:05 AM ET
Easing Transition to Civilian Life for Women Veterans
Women make up 15 percent of US active duty troops, and they often face unique challenges during their deployment—and after they come home. Unlike veterans with physical wounds, post-traumatic stress disorder, or adjustment problems such as substance abuse or depression, who can look to the VA and other groups for help, many who don’t have such issues also may struggle to readjust. Two BU...
Mar 24, 2017 8:05 AM ET
Walmart and the Walmart Foundation Announce $200,000 Towards Tornado Relief and Recovery
BENTONVILLE, Ark., January 25, 2016 /3BL Media/ – Walmart and the Walmart Foundation have made a commitment to provide support through cash and product donations of $200,000 to organizations helping in response to the severe weather that impacted Louisiana, Mississippi, Georgia and Florida. As a part of this commitment, Walmart is working closely with the American Red Cross, Salvation Army and...
Jan 25, 2017 1:45 PM ET
Walmart Addresses Global Challenges Through Business and Philanthropy
Walmart and the Walmart Foundation use philanthropy to complement Walmart’s  business initiatives as well as the efforts of others in civil society, business, and government to drive systemic improvements in economic opportunity, supply chain sustainability, and community resilience. The problems being addressed are both large scale and complex, but Walmart believes that by working with...
Dec 20, 2016 12:50 PM ET
Walmart and the Walmart Foundation Announce $250,000 Towards Relief and Recovery Efforts in Tennessee Wildfires
From the Walmart Newsroom  Walmart and the Walmart Foundation have made a commitment to provide support of $250,000 to organizations helping with relief efforts for those affected by Tennessee wildfires in Sevier...
Dec 16, 2016 1:50 PM ET

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