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Walmart (NYSE: WMT) today released its sixth annual Global Responsibility Report (GRR), titled “The Responsibility to Lead.” In addition to accomplishments and progress in the areas of social, company and environmental responsibility, the report highlights Walmart’s top achievements in 2012 to re...
/PRNewswire/ - The following statements reference the Walmart Foundation's donation of $4.35 million to United Way Worldwide, One Economy and the National Disability Institute's Real Economic Impact Tour to provide free tax filing services to eligible Americans nationwide, along with Earn...
/PRNewswire/ - The Walmart Foundation today announced a $5 million grant to Meals On Wheels Association of America (MOWAA) to help fight senior hunger in communities across the nation. Through th...
/PRNewswire/ - Today Walmart (NYSE: WMT) announced an initial commitment of $5 million (USD) in cash and in-kind donations for emergency relief efforts in response to the tragic 9.0 magnitude earthquake and resulting tsunami that have left thousands dead and tens of thousand...
/PRNewswire/ - At an event today in Washington D.C., Walmart, the nation's largest grocer, today unveiled a comprehensive effort to provide its customers with healthier and more affordable food choices. The company was joined by First Lady Michelle Obama as it outlined the f...
/PRNewswire/ - The end of Walmart's latest Facebook campaign for hunger relief is nearing and the company is encouraging last-minute "likes" that will help determine which of 100 U.S. cities will receive $1.5 million in grants.
/PRNewswire/ - With today's USDA report reinforcing the ongoing issue of hunger in America, Walmart and the Walmart Foundation announced more than $18 million in monetary and in-kind donations that will help fight hunger in the U.S. this holiday season. Specifically, the com...
In response to the tragic earthquake in Chile, Walmart (NYSE: WMT) today announced an initial commitment of $1 million to go toward emergency relief efforts throughout the country.
An earthquake of magnitude 8.8 struck early Saturday morning, r...
The Walmart Foundation and CARE today launched the Peru Agricultural Economic Development Initiative, which seeks to help 2,300 small-scale farmers in Peru. The program is expected to increase participants' incomes by 30 percent and create more than 300 new jobs in the regio...
Winners for this week's Brazilian Fair Trade Certified coffee cupping competition have been announced. Sebastiao Reguim of the producer association, Unipcafem, and Marcos Antonio Nali of the producer association, Pro-nova, won first place in the natural and semi-washed coffe...