Through the Community Grant Program, individual Walmart stores, Sam’s Clubs, and logistics facilities can support the needs of their communities by providing grants to local organizations. The foundation requires that all funds be directed to programs that fall within Walmart’s focus areas: community, sustainability, and career opportunity. In the area of community, Walmart is interested in supporting programs that provide after-school enrichment, tutoring or vocational training for low-income individuals and families.
Eligible applicants are nonprofit 501(c)(3) organizations; recognized government entities; kindergarten through grade 12 public, private, or charter schools; community or junior colleges; state or private universities; and churches or faith-based organizations. Applications must be submitted online.
Eligibility: Public, Private, Charter, Other (including homeschool, 501 (c)(3) organizations).
Award: Awards range from $250 to $2,500.
Deadline: Applications are due December 31, 2018.
More Information: http://foundation.walmart.com/apply-for-grants/local-giving