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Walmart Reaches 5th Anniversary of Veterans Welcome Home Commitment With Announcement of More Than 200,000 Veteran Hires

The Walmart Foundation continues its support of female veterans with a $250,000 grant to the Women Veterans Network
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Bentonville, AK, May 22, 2018 /3BL Media/ – Today, Walmart announced it has hired more than 200,000 veterans and promoted more than 28,000 to roles of greater responsibility since launching its Veterans Welcome Home Commitment five years ago. Recognizing the important skills and leadership abilities veterans possess, the commitment helps veterans find career opportunities at Walmart and aims to ease the sometimes difficult transition from active duty to civilian life. Walmart is now more than 80 percent of the way to reaching its goal of hiring 250,000 veterans by 2020.

Walmart's "Fight Hunger. Spark Change." Campaign Gives Communities a Seat at the Table for Hunger Relief

Walmart, Feeding America and Nextdoor are working to inspire discussions on hunger
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BENTONVILLE, ARK., April 3, 2018 /3BL Media/ – Walmart kicked off its fifth annual nationwide “Fight Hunger. Spark Change.” campaign today online and in stores by asking its 150 million weekly shoppers to raise the bar to support the Feeding America network of 200 local food banks and the one in eight people who battle hunger in America at some point during the year.

Feeding America Launches MealConnect™ Technology Platform to Help Reduce Food Waste and End Hunger

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CHICAGO, April 21, 2017 /3BL Media/ - For Earth Day 2017, Feeding America® is announcing the launch of MealConnectTM, an innovative technology platform that makes food donation as simple as a click. The new and free platform was developed to help reduce food waste, benefit the environment and put more food on the tables of families and individuals facing hunger in America.

Days Left to Secure Your Spot at #SVLeaders Summit

What can a shared value mindset do for your business?
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Time is running out to reimagine social problems as business opportunities this May 12-13 at the Shared Value Leadership Summit! Registration ends May 4th. 

Here are the top five reasons to join us in New York for this year's event — all ways in which you can jump-start a smarter strategy for your organization’s role in society:

PepsiCo, Walmart Partner to Promote Recycling

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In April 2014, PepsiCo and the PepsiCo Foundation were proud to join Walmart and the Walmart Foundation, along with 15 other leading companies, in announcing plans to launch a recycling initiative called the Closed Loop Fund, which is intended to increase the availability of recycling throughout the U.S. The Fund plans to invest $100 million in recycling infrastructure projects and increase private and public funding to transform the U.S. recycling system.

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