In the wake of the George Floyd protests, Walmart pledged to contribute $100 million over 5 years to fight systemic racism. Today, the company reported on its progress.
- How much will Walmart and its foundation distribute to 16 nonprofit organizations in its current contribution?
- Who did Walmart ask to lead the company’s Center for Racial Equity?
- Prior to this role, what was Ms. Sims doing?
- What are the four key areas that the Center will address?
Repko, M. (2021). Walmart donates $14 million as part of broader pledge to advance racial equity. CNBC.com, Feb. 1 (Retrievable online at https://www.cnbc.com/2021/02/01/walmart-donates-14-million-dollars-as-part-of-pledge-to-advance-racial-equity.html)