Financial Information

Total Assets: $27,620,852 Total Giving: $165,941,837

Area of Service:


Areas of Interest:

Not Available


Community Grant Program, Global Women’s Economic Empowerment Initiative, Grants to Individuals Program, Legal Department Strategic Partners Sponsorship Program, National Giving Program, Northwest Arkansas Giving Program, Sam’s Club Community Grant Program, State Giving Program, Volunteerism Always Pays (VAP), Walmart Associate Scholarship, Walmart Dependent Scholarship, Walmart U.S. Manufacturing Innovation Fund


The following grants were awarded in 2014: General Conference of Seventh Day Adventist, Portland, Oregon – $62,738
Lutheran Social Mission Society of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania – $50,000
Trinity United Methodist Church of Chesaning, Michigan – $45,000
Media Ministries of Evansville, Indiana – $25,487
General Council on Finance and Administration of the United Methodist Church of Nashville, Tennessee – $32,000


Giving on a national basis in areas of company operations, with emphasis on AR, Washington, DC, DE, GA, MA. MD, NY, TN, TX, UT, and VA.
No support for faith-based organizations not of direct benefit to the entire community, political candidates or organizations, athletic teams, or discriminatory organizations.
No grants to individuals (except for scholarships), or for multi-year funding, annual meetings, contests or pageants, political causes or campaigns, advertising, film, or video projects, research, athletic sponsorships or events, tickets for contests, raffles, or any other activities with prizes, travel, capital campaigns, endowments, association or chamber memberships, or registration fees, research, salaries (if more than 50% for any single program-related position ), stipends, trips, rewards, construction costs, or projects that send products or people to a foreign country.


The foundation supports programs designed to promote opportunity, sustainability, and community. Special emphasis is directed toward hunger relief and healthy eating; sustainability; women’s economic empowerment; and career opportunity. The foundation also funds disaster relief, women, military and veterans, and economically disadvantaged people.


Established in 1979 in AR

Quick Facts Sheet


Located in:



United States

Contact Information / Process

Initial Approach: Complete online application for State Giving Program, Northwest Arkansas Giving Program, Community Grant Program, and Legal Department Strategic Partners Sponsorship Program; complete online letter of inquiry for National Giving Program
Telephone: (800) 530-9925
Fax: (479) 273-6850
702 S.W. 8th St., Dept. 8687, No. 0555 Bentonville, AR United States 72716-0555

Donors & Leadership

Governing Body:
Doug Mcmillon Chairman
Kathleen Mclaughlin President
Julie Gehrki Vice President & Coo
Dan Bartlett Director
Brett Biggs Director
Marybeth Hays Director
Jay Jorgensen Director
Claire Babineaux-Fontenot Director
Ben Hasan Director
Julie Murphy Director
Bob Hakeem Director
Alberto Sepulveda Director
Brandi Joplin Director
Kerry Kotouc Director
Tanya Farah Treasurer
Scott Hardin Secretary
Jacquelyn Brigance Assistant Treasurer
Kabir Kunar Assistant Secretary
Charles Redfield Director