Latest Walton Family Foundation Stories

2011-08-16 10:00:00

Foundation invests in organizations and programs that pursue lasting conservation outcomes by aligning economic and conservation interests BENTONVILLE, Ark., Aug.

2011-07-27 09:15:00

Grant to expand educational leadership nationally and to support teaching corps in seven key regions BENTONVILLE, Ark., July 27, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Walton Family Foundation announced today that it is investing $49.5 million over three years in the national nonprofit Teach For America.

2011-06-28 09:30:00

Foundation focuses on expanding parental choice, especially in low-income communities, in order to inspire all schools to improve - ultimately increasing student achievement BENTONVILLE, Ark., June 28, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today the Walton Family Foundation announced investments totaling more than $157 million in education reform initiatives for 2010 - a $23 million increase over 2009, in which education reform grants totaled $134 million.

2010-09-29 07:00:00

Poll is timely day after Mabus report recommends BP fines be dedicated to Gulf restoration fund WASHINGTON, Sept.

2010-02-24 05:57:00

LITTLE ROCK, Ark., Feb. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- For 34 years, Dr. James Arkins has been caring for the health needs of thousands of families in Northwest Arkansas. But thanks to a gift by The Walton Family Foundation, Dr.

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