Our Goal: Improve American K-12 education, especially in low-income communities, by investing in organizations and programs that empower parents to choose among high-performing schools and insert competition into public education.

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Our Goal: Achieve lasting conservation outcomes in ocean and river systems that benefit both people and wildlife by aligning economic and conservation interests.

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Our Goal: Invest in statewide education reform in Arkansas as well as quality of life initiatives in Northwest Arkansas and in the delta region of Arkansas and Mississippi.

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Recent News

Walton Family Foundation Releases 2013 Annual Report

This report brings to life how the foundation's grantees and partners are continuing to make positive changes in their communities and abroad.

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Who We Are

The Walton Family Foundation is guided by Sam and Helen Walton's strong belief in the need for innovation and individual empowerment. In 2013, we made grants and program-related investments totaling more than $325 million. Learn more >>