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.

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Recent News from Walton Family Foundation

Embracing a Values-Based Approach to Philanthropy
Foundation: Walton Family Foundation

We are living through an uncertain and difficult time, when it sometimes seems that life as we once knew it may never return. Amid the...more

Center of Innovation planned in former high school library
Foundation: Daniels Fund, El Pomar Foundation, Gill Foundation, Walton Family Foundation

Center of Innovation planned in former high school library. AddThis ... social and emotional balance, perseverance and effective...more

Foundation: MacArthur Foundation, Walton Family Foundation

... to address human impact on the natural environment and the disproportionate ... She has established a foundation focused on climate justice – “a centre for ... She is known for leading...more

How education philanthropy is beginning to respond to the coronavirus
Foundation: Gates Foundation, Stuart Foundation, Walton Family Foundation

(Grantmakers for Education has compiled a lengthy list of philanthropic responses to COVID-19.) The Broad Foundation says that it has issued grants...more

$20M Walton Family Foundation grant to help complete Delta Heritage Trail in east Arkansas
Foundation: Walton Family Foundation

A $20 million matching grant from the Walton Family Foundation will help Arkansas complete the Delta Heritage Trail over the next five years,...more

Walton Family Foundation gives $20 million to complete 84-mile trail in Arkansas Delta
Foundation: Walton Family Foundation

30) the Walton Family Foundation awarded Arkansas State Parks with a $20 million matching grant to complete the Delta Heritage Trail over the...more

$20M grant from Walton Foundation aims to complete 84.5-mile bike trail in southeast Arkansas
Foundation: Walton Family Foundation

Asa Hutchinson, the Walton Family Foundation will issue a $20 million matching grant complete the 84.5-mile biking and pedestrian trail in...more

From Buffett to Bloomberg: The 25 Philanthropists In America Making The Biggest Donations
Foundation: Moore Foundation, Nike, Robertson Foundation, Walton Family Foundation, Open Society Foundations

In recent years, some of the world's richest have increased their giving, but many are bulking up their foundations rather than making grants...more

Locals may weigh in on Cultural Arts Corridor
Foundation: Walton Family Foundation

Locals may weigh in on Cultural Arts Corridor ... Walton Arts Center; TheatreSquared's new performing arts venue; Community Creative Center; Fayetteville Public ... “The plan for this...more

Joey Womack's Superpower Helps Solve Problems In Black Startup Communities With Amplify 4 ...
Foundation: Walton Family Foundation

Joey Womack says his life's purpose is to equalize socio-economic ... into The Hive Global Leader Program in San Francisco for social...more

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