The Walmart Foundation is one of the many state funding programs that support education, wellness,health eating and support soup kitchen around the world.
Grant Name: State Giving Program
Funded by: The Wal-Mart Foundation, Inc.
Description: The proposed use of the grant must fit within one of the Walmart Foundation’s core giving areas: Hunger Relief & Healthy Eating, Sustainability, Women’s Economic Empowerment or Career Opportunity. While health and wellness and education are no longer core areas of our National Giving, we recognize that these are important issues in the communities we serve. As such, we will continue to support health and wellness and education through our State & Local Giving programs on a community-by-community basis. State Advisory Councils determine the needs within each state, review all eligible grant applications and make funding recommendations to the Walmart Foundation.
Program Areas: After-School, Arts, At-Risk/Character, Community Involvement/Volunteerism, Disabilities, Early Childhood, Family Services, General Education, Health/PE, Homeless, Math, Miscellaneous, Reading, Safe/Drug Free Schools, Science/Environmental, Social Studies, Special Education, STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math), Technology.
Recipients: Public School, Private School, Other.
Proposal Deadline: 7/17/2015
Proposal Deadline Description: January 30, May 1, July 17, and September 18
Total Amount: $35,000,000.00
Average Amount: $25,000.00 – $250,000.00
Address: 702 SW 8th St, Dept. 8687, No. 0555, Bentonville, AR 72716-0555
Availability: All States.