Walmart, Coca-Cola, Nestlé and PepsiCo Come Together to Provide Flint, Mich., Public Schools with Water for Students Through the End of the Year

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Walmart, Coca-Cola, Nestlé and PepsiCo Come Together to Provide Flint, Mich., Public Schools with Water for Students Through the End of the Year

Donations will provide up to 6.5 million bottles of water for approximately 10,000 Flint public school students. Walmart support also enables the public to make donations via online platform Good360.
Wednesday, January 27, 2016 - 9:30am

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Original content on news.walmart.com

Bentonville, Ark., January 27, 2016 /3BL Media/ – Walmart today announced support for the Flint, Mich., community through donations, education and online services. Walmart, Coca-Cola, Nestlé and PepsiCo will collectively donate water to meet the daily needs of over 10,000 school children for the balance of the calendar year. That translates to 176 truckloads, or up to 6.5 million bottles of water, to help with relief efforts for those affected by the water crisis in Flint.

In addition to the water donation, the companies are encouraging others to support the Flint community by working with Good360, where nonprofits operating in Flint are listing their needs online.  Walmart and its suppliers will continue to work closely in the Flint community and are encouraging the public to get involved by visiting www.good360.org/flint to make donations that will go directly to local nonprofits serving the community.

View the full press release on news.walmart.com.

Keywords: Philanthropy & Cause Initiatives | Clean Water Access | Coca-Cola | Nestle | Pepsico | Walmart | good360 | water

CAMPAIGN: PepsiCo Performance with Purpose

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