Walmart | Strengthening Communities

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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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Families Impacted by California Wildfires Get Help for the Holidays
A nurse and ten families affected by the recent California Wildfires received a special Christmas surprise, thanks to Walmart and the Today Show.  To watch the video, visit
Dec 21, 2017 9:50 AM ET
VIDEO | Walmart Helps Wreaths Across America Lay 100,000 Wreaths at Cemeteries Nationwide to Honor Veterans This December
Every year, as part of its long commitment to support our nation’s military communities, Walmart helps Wreaths Across America (WAA) recognize the sacrifices of our nation’s veterans and their families through wreath laying ceremonies around the nation. Coordinated and led by local volunteers, this annual event seeks to further the WAA’s mission — Remember, Honor, Teach — ensuring that the...
Dec 19, 2017 4:00 PM ET
At Walmart, Every Day is Veterans Day
by Gary Profit, Senior Director, Military Programs, Walmart Every year, we come together as a nation to honor and thank the men and women who have made countless sacrifices to protect our freedoms. At Walmart, we know we all have a role to play when it comes to serving those who have served us. In fact, we...
Dec 4, 2017 11:35 AM ET
12 Hours, 40 Miles and One Giant Heart for Kids
These actions might seem small in the moment, but they end up touching the lives of people we’d never expect. Joe Speagle, a systems engineer in Walmart’s technology division, wanted to do something no one else would do in order to bring attention to a cause near to his heart – Children’s Miracle...
Nov 28, 2017 9:00 AM ET
Walmart Foundation Commits $500,000 to Operation Homefront to Support Military Families Impacted by Recent Hurricanes
SAN ANTONIO, October 16, 2017 /3BL Media/ – The Walmart Foundation is committing $500,000 to Operation Homefront’s Critical Financial Assistance program to help meet the unique and urgent needs of military families affected by the 2017 hurricane season. The funding will support the financial needs of up to 1,000 requests from military family members struggling to make ends meet in the...
Oct 16, 2017 3:30 PM ET