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Investments for More Diverse Leadership in Art Museums

Art institutions receive over $11M to develop new leadership and curatorial positions to increase racial equity in the sector.

May. 03, 2023

University of Arkansas Launches New Center for Black Music and Degree in Black Sacred Music

The Alice L. Walton Foundation is supporting the creation of the Arkansas Center for Black Music and the only Master of Music in Black Sacred Music degree in the United States.

Feb. 09, 2023

Alice Walton Awarded The 2022 Getty Medal

The J. Paul Getty Medal, the highest honor bestowed by The J Paul Getty Trust, recognizes extraordinary contributions to the practice, understanding, and support of the arts and humanities.

Oct. 03, 2022

“Ingredients in Living a Fulfilling Life.” How Alice Walton’s Philanthropy Is Evolving and Expanding

"If the work we’re doing helps people feel connected, that they belong, that they’re valued and cared for as a whole person, then we’re achieving our goal.”

Jul. 26, 2022

Whole Health School of Medicine to become Alice L. Walton School of Medicine

School announces next steps in its development, including a new name, building plans, and location.

Jun. 30, 2022

Ground-breaking gift from Alice L. Walton Foundation expands Crystal Bridges’ ‘Commitment to Future Arts Leaders’

Museum prioritizes its commitment to diverse student learners, strengthening standard-setting internship program with $10,000,000 endowment gift.

May. 26, 2022

Alice L. Walton Foundation and Washington Regional Medical System Form Partnership to Create a Transformative Health Care System in Northwest Arkansas

“This partnership is all about access, ensuring that residents of our thriving region have ready access to world-class health care services, including specialty care,” says philanthropist Alice Walton.

Apr. 25, 2022

Crystal Bridges Museum, and a town's resurgence

Alice Walton's beautiful oasis has transformed Bentonville, Arkansas, into a thriving artists' community. - CBS Sunday Morning

Apr. 24, 2022

Walton Family to Invest $225 Million for Fitness, Childcare Centers on Walmart HQ Campus

The new Walton Family Whole Health & Fitness Center will focus on expanded health programming to include healthy eating and cooking and relaxation massages.
- Talk Business & Politics

Apr. 06, 2022

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