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Walton Family Foundation, Inc.

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Last profile update: 05/23/2017
Last grant data update: 06/24/2017

At A Glance

Walton Family Foundation, Inc.

P.O. Box 2030

Bentonville, AR United States 72712-2030

Telephone: (479) 464-1570

URL: www.waltonfamilyfoundation.org

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

EIN

133441466

BRIDGE Number

7075543045

Background

Established in 1987 in AR - Founded by the late Sam M. and Helen R. Walton. Sam Walton was the founder of the retail chains Wal-Mart and Sam's Club.

Purpose and Activities

Giving is focused in three areas: 1) Systemic reform of primary education (K-12); 2) The environment, specifically marine and freshwater conservation; and 3) The foundation’s home region of Northwest Arkansas and the delta region of Arkansas and Mississippi.