Walton Family Foundation, Inc. (AR)



The Walton Family Foundation was established in 1962 by Sam and Helen Walton. One of their goals was to increase opportunity and improve the lives of others along the way.


Their guiding principle - to benefit the deserving people and inspiring projects around the world - derives the philanthropic mission of the Walton Family Foundation.



Today, the foundation is focused on sustaining the Walton's timeless small-town values and their deep commitment to making life better for individuals and communities.


Web Address

www.waltonfamilyfoundation.org

Social Media Links

Facebook - www.facebook.com/waltonfamilyfoundation

Twitter - @waltonfamilyfdn

Assets

$1,382,097,632 - 2006-12-31


Giving

$378,433,411 - 2009-12-31


Foundation Grants and Resources


  

Recent News from Walton Family Foundation


Northwest Arkansas city parks to benefit from Walton Family Foundation grants
Foundation: Walton Family Foundation

BENTONVILLE -- This year's grants from the Walton Family Foundation's design program are meant to improve access to downtown parks and...more

Walton Family Foundation Give $3.6 Million in Grants To NWA Cities
Foundation: Walton Family Foundation

NORTHWEST ARKANSAS (KFSM) -- Four cities have received grants Thursday (Nov. 16) totaling $3.6 million from the Walton Family Foundation...more

Walton Family Foundation awards $3.6 million in grants for downtown enhancement projects in NWA
Foundation: Walton Family Foundation

Walton Family Foundation on Thursday announced $3.6 million in grants to fund five projects intended to “enhance downtowns and urban...more

City parks to benefit from Walton Family Foundation grant
Foundation: Walton Family Foundation

The latest grants from the Walton Family Foundation's design program are meant to improve access to downtown parks and public spaces...more

State of Flux: Five Things To Know About K-12 Education Philanthropy Right Now
Foundation: Barr Foundation , Gates Foundation, Walton Family Foundation

Improving America's schools is something of a Holy Grail for funders—and also a famous graveyard for ambitious philanthropic schemes. The...more

What Does Eli Broad's Retirement Mean for Education Reform?
Foundation: Gates Foundation, Walton Family Foundation

And that statistic is a good starting point for pondering the future of Broad K-12 philanthropy. Simply put, there's a lot more Broad giving to...more

Walton Foundation Grant Will Provide For More Than 2000 Trees
Foundation: Walton Family Foundation

BENTONVILLE (KFSM) — Six Benton County cities will be able to diversity their tree canopies thanks to grants from the Walton Family...more

Walton Family Foundation approves $1.8 million for TheatreSquared
Foundation: Walton Family Foundation

FAYETTEVILLE -- The Walton Family Foundation recently approved a $1.8 million grant to TheatreSquared to help with expansion. The...more

US, Mexico reach deal to conserve Colorado River water
Foundation: Moore Foundation, International Community Foundation, Hewlett Foundation, Walton Family Foundation

... William and Flora Hewlett Foundation, the Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation, the International Community Foundation and the Water...more

To Create More Diverse Charter Schools, Walton Foundation Kicks In $2 Million
Foundation: Walton Family Foundation

The foundation will be distributing the money via grants to people launching new schools aimed at recruiting and serving more mixed-income...more





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