The Walton Family Foundation

2006 Grants

During 2006, the Walton Family Foundation made grants totaling nearly $189 million, primarily to organizations and projects in the following funding areas:

K-12 Education Reform
$92,128,523.76
$55,439,748.32
$27,696,588.44
$8,992,187.00
 
Environment
$19,630,364.42
$5,710,690.50
$11,115,154.00
$107,000.00
$2,697,519.92
 
Delta Region of Arkansas & Mississippi
$4,053,787.00
 
Northwest Arkansas
$21,637,689.00
$18,376,102.00
$1,527,920.00
$1,733,667.00
 
Special Initiatives
$50,232,517.00
$8,000,000.00
$35,345,000.00
$6,887,517.00
   
Grants of Less than $10,000 Each
$1,223,134.00

 


2006 K-12 Education Reform Grants

Public Charter School Initiative
 
Academy at High Point
$230,000.00
Academy at the Farm
$106,652.00
Achievement First Crown Heights Charter School
$230,000.00
Achievement First East New York Charter School
$230,000.00
Albert Einstein Academy Charter Middle School
$230,000.00
Albert Einstein Academy Charter School
$88,550.00
American Indian Public Charter School
$230,000.00
AMLA-St. Martha's
$350,000.00
Anderson Elementary Academy
$150,000.00
Arapaho Charter High School
$173,932.00
Arroyo Paseo High School
$10,000.00
Arthur Academy
$99,976.00
Atlanta Charter Middle School
$230,000.00
AVALON School
$88,758.00
AXL Charter School
$20,000.00
Banning Lewis Ranch Academy
$230,000.00
Bartolome de las Casas Charter School
$230,000.00
Benjamin Banneker Charter Academy of Technology
$90,000.00
Bridges Community Charter
$20,000.00
Brighter Choice Foundation
$643,098.00
Bronx Charter School for Excellence
$51,000.00
Broward Community Middle School
$230,000.00
Building Excellent Schools
$3,062,810.00
California Charter Schools Association
$1,450,000.00
Carlos Fuentes Charter School
$230,000.00
Catalyst Charter School - Howland Campus
$230,000.00
Celerity Educational Group
$10,000.00
Center for Education Reform
$631,027.00
Cesar Chavez Academy
$230,000.00
Challenge Foundation Academy
$230,000.00
Charter Fund, Inc.
$5,146,474.00
Charter School Policy Institute
$245,540.00
Cheyenne Mountain Charter Academy
$230,000.00
Chicago International Charter School
$360,000.00
Chicago International Charter School - Basil Campus
$90,000.00
Chicago International Charter School (CICS)
$230,000.00
Children's Enrichment Program
$10,000.00
City Arts Academy
$230,000.00
City Collegiate Public Charter School
$187,500.00
College Preparatory Academy
$20,000.00
College Ready Academy High School #4
$230,000.00
College Ready Academy High School #5
$230,000.00
College Ready Academy High School #6
$230,000.00
College Ready Middle School #2
$230,000.00
Colorado League Of Charter Schools
$639,800.00
Colorado Springs Early Colleges
$10,000.00
Columbus County Crisis Center
$20,000.00
Community Challenge Charter School
$141,770.00
Concept Schools - Horizon Science Academy
$460,000.00
Concept Schools - Noble Academy
$230,000.00
Concept Schools - Noble Academy Columbus
$230,000.00
Constellation Schools - Detroit Shoreway Community School
$230,000.00
Constellation Schools - Old Brooklyn
$230,000.00
Constellation Schools - Westpark Comm. Middle School
$230,000.00
CP Colorado Charter School
$230,000.00
Dayspring Elementary Charter School
$10,000.00
DC Public Charter School Association Inc.
$300,000.00
Denver Collegiate Academy
$10,000.00
Denver School of Science and Technology
$120,000.00
Downtown Academy of Arts and Technology
$230,000.00
Eagles Nest Elementary Charter School
$230,000.00
Eagles Nest Middle Charter School
$230,000.00
East Bay Conservation Corps (EBCC)
$10,000.00
East Palo Alto Academy - Elementary School
$230,000.00
East Palo Alto Secondary
$350,000.00
Education for Change Upper Elementary
$230,000.00
Elm City College Preparatory School
$230,000.00
Elom International Academy
$230,000.00
Excel Charter Academy
$230,000.00
Florida Consortium of Charter Schools
$1,200,000.00
Frederick Douglass High School
$230,000.00
Fredrick Douglass Charter Academy (Middle School)
$230,000.00
Friends of Explore Charter School
$46,265.00
Friendship Southeast Elementary
$230,000.00
Galapagos Charter School
$180,000.00
Georgia Charter Schools Association Inc.
$150,000.00
Global Education Academy
$230,000.00
Global Village Academy
$230,000.00
Great Hearts Academies
$411,500.00
Harlem Success Charter School
$230,000.00
Harmon Arts Middle Academy
$20,000.00
Health Sciences High and Middle College
$10,000.00
Herron High School
$180,000.00
Hiawatha Leadership Academy
$250,000.00
Hoover Institution, Stanford University
$927,338.32
Illinois Network of Charter Schools
$200,000.00
Imagine Schools - Camelback Campus
$230,000.00
Imagine Schools - Desert West Campus
$230,000.00
Ingenium Charter School
$10,000.00
Intown Academy
$10,000.00
Junior Space Exploration Academy
$230,000.00
King Chavez Discipline Arts Academy
$20,000.00
King Chavez Fine Arts Academy
$20,000.00
King Chavez Hombres Nobles Academy
$20,000.00
King Chavez Literacy Academy
$20,000.00
King Chavez Preparatory Academy
$230,000.00
KIPP Foundation
$8,539,450.00
Laura Jeffrey Academy
$230,000.00
Leadership Preparatory Charter School
$230,000.00
Leadership Public Schools - Campbell
$230,000.00
Lighthouse Academies
$1,150,000.00
Lighthouse Preparatory Academy
$20,000.00
Lincoln Academy Middle School
$230,000.00
Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC)
$1,750,000.00
Los Angeles Design High School
$20,000.00
Lotus School for Excellence
$230,000.00
MAPSA - Michigan Association of Public School Academies
$619,250.00
Math and Science School
$230,000.00
Maya Angelou Public Charter School
$230,000.00
Monsenor Romero Charter School
$30,000.00
Namaste Charter School
$179,092.00
National Alliance for Public Charter Schools
$50,000.00
National Association of Charter School Authorizers (NACSA)
$712,350.00
National Council of La Raza - NCLR
$580,000.00
New Heights Charter School
$230,000.00
New Leaders for New Schools
$1,298,085.00
New Mexico Coalition for Charter Schools
$370,000.00
New Salem Charter School
$230,000.00
New Vision Charter School
$230,000.00
New York Charter Schools Association
$435,000.00
NewSchools Venture Fund
$750,000.00
Nia Community Public Charter School
$230,000.00
Noble Street Charter School - Cortland High School Campus
$230,000.00
Noble Street Charter School - Ohio St. High School Campus
$230,000.00
North Albuquerque Co-Op Community Charter
$230,000.00
North Star Academy
$230,000.00
Northern Colorado Academy of Arts & Knowledge
$230,000.00
Nova Classical Academy
$150,000.00
Oakland Aviation High School
$230,000.00
Oakland Charter Academy
$20,000.00
Oakland Design Sciences High School
$20,000.00
Oakland Health Science Academy
$10,000.00
Oakland School for the Arts
$15,000.00
Odyssey Charter School
$78,800.00
Our World Neighborhood Charter School
$50,000.00
Pacific Charter School Development, Inc.
$600,000.00
Paragon Academy of Technology
$230,000.00
Paragon Elementary Charter School
$230,000.00
Perspectives Charter School of Chicago
$230,000.00
Pinnacle Charter School
$50,000.00
Progressive Charter School
$10,000.00
Providence Englewood Charter School
$230,000.00
Ricardo Flores Magon Academy
$10,000.00
San Diego Cooperative Charter School
$106,131.00
School for Arts in Learning (SAIL)
$230,000.00
SEED School of Oakland
$20,000.00
Snowy Range Academy
$69,600.00
Somerset Academy Elementary - Miramar
$230,000.00
Somerset Academy Middle - Miramar
$230,000.00
Southside Family Charter School
$230,000.00
Southwest Middle School
$20,000.00
Sputnik Math, Science and Language Academy
$10,000.00
SSOAR Space Science Outreach and Research
$230,000.00
START to Achieve Foundation
$10,000.00
Technology Enriched Accelerated Charter High School
$230,000.00
The Urban Farm at Stapleton
$10,000.00
Truimph Academy
$230,000.00
Uncommon Schools - North Star Academy Charter School
$230,000.00
Uncommon Schools - True North
$230,000.00
Uncommon Schools - Williamsburg Collegiate Charter School
$230,000.00
University of Chicago Charter School
$45,000.00
University of Texas Elementary Charter School
$100,000.00
University of Washington Foundation
$200,000.00
Urban Prep Charter Academy for Young Men
$230,000.00
Walatowa Charter High School
$50,000.00
Washington Latin School
$230,000.00
West Broward Elementary Charter School
$10,000.00
West Denver Prepatory Charter School
$230,000.00
Wisdom Academy for Young Scientists
$230,000.00
Xinaxcalmecac College Preparatory
$20,000.00
YES East End College Preparatory School
$230,000.00
Public Charter School Initiative Total
$55,439,748.32
School Choice Initiative  
Alliance for School Choice, Inc.
$2,247,095.24
Arkansas Community Foundation
$50,000.00
Black Alliance for Educational Options
$1,297,300.00
Children's Educational Opportunity Foundation
$4,844,132.00
Children's Scholarship Fund
$13,862,000.00
Excellent Education for Everyone, Inc.
$400,000.00
Fight for Children, Inc.
$50,000.00
Florida Association of Scholarship Funding Organizations
$492,940.20
GreatSchools.net Inc.
$421,121.00
Harvard College
$500,000.00
Heartland Institute
$90,000.00
Hispanic Council for Reform and Educational Options
$750,000.00
Institute For Justice
$400,000.00
Marquette University
$225,000.00
Milton & Rose D. Friedman Foundation
$105,000.00
Pacific Research Institute for Public Policy
$35,000.00
Partners Advancing Values in Education
$250,000.00
REACH Foundation
$98,000.00
School Choice Ohio
$150,000.00
School Choice Wisconsin
$300,000.00
South Carolina Center for Grassroots and Community Alternatives
$50,000.00
South Carolina Policy Council Education Foundation
$150,000.00
St. Marcus Lutheran School
$75,000.00
Washington Scholarship Fund, Inc.
$854,000.00
School Choice Initiative Total
$27,696,588.44
District and Arkansas Education Reform and Other Education Grants
Arkansas Department of Education
$37,000.00
Association of American Educators Foundation
$450,000.00
Benton County Charter School Organization
$20,000.00
Choate Rosemary Hall Foundation, Inc.
$90,000.00
Chula Vista Elementary School District
$144,560.00
Covenant Keepers Academy for College Bound Students
$20,000.00
Dreamland Academy of Communication and Performing Arts
$20,000.00
Elementary Institute of Science
$78,500.00
Fay School
$1,260,000.00
Fort Smith Public Schools
$10,000.00
Friends of Humphrey School
$20,000.00
Governor Dummer Academy
$35,000.00
Great River Academic Center for Excellence
$20,000.00
Haas Hall Academy
$100,000.00
Helping Hand Learning Center
$20,000.00
Hendrix College Charter School
$20,000.00
Independent College Fund of Arkansas
$12,000.00
Learning for Life Academy
$20,000.00
Little Rock Public Education Foundation Inc.
$200,000.00
Mid Delta Community Consortium - Carver Project
$20,000.00
New American Schools - American Institutes for Research
$145,000.00
Northwest Evaluation Association
$79,254.00
P.L. Perkins Math, Science and Technology Academy
$10,000.00
Parent Institute for Quality Education, Inc.
$200,000.00
Pembrook Learning Development Inc.
$20,000.00
Phillips Brooks School
$1,050,000.00
San Diego Education Fund
$15,000.00
San Diego Unified School District
$1,000,000.00
Teton Science School
$3,063,000.00
There is Hope for the Children, Inc.
$10,000.00
University of Arkansas Foundation, Inc.
$802,873.00
District and Arkansas Education Reform and Other Education Grants Total
$8,992,187.00
K-12 EDUCATION REFORM TOTAL
$92,128,523.76

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2006 Environment Grants

Fisheries Management  
Environmental Defense
$3,547,862.50
Marine Stewardship Council Limited
$1,835,000.00
Wild Salmon Center
$327,828.00
Fisheries Management Total
$5,710,690.50
Marine Conservation  
Conservation International Foundation
$8,915,911.00
Ecology Project International
$125,000.00
Fondo Mexicano para la Conservacion
$1,074,243.00
Ocean Conservancy
$1,000,000.00
Marine Conservation Total
$11,115,154.00
Freshwater Conservation  
Madison Community Foundation
$57,000.00
Sustainable Northwest
$50,000.00
Freshwater Conservation Total
$107,000.00
Other Environment Related Grants  
Aspen Center for Environmental Studies
$10,000.00
Four Corners School of Outdoor Education, Inc.
$50,000.00
Friends of the Peace Parks, Inc.
$1,000,000.00
Grand Canyon Youth
$152,450.00
International Community Foundation
$1,181,069.92
Jackson Hole Land Trust
$200,000.00
Nature Conservancy - Arizona
$35,000.00
Nature Conservancy of Texas, Inc.
$25,000.00
Nature Conservancy, Inc. - Arkansas
$12,000.00
Ozark Society Foundation
$17,000.00
Pikes Peak Community Foundation
$15,000.00
Other Environment Related Grants Total
$2,697,519.92
ENVIRONMENT TOTAL
$19,630,364.42

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2006 Delta Region of Arkansas & Mississippi Grants

Eagle Family Ministries, Inc.
$10,000.00
Foundation for the Mid South
$1,178,022.00
Mississippi State University
$172,537.00
Southern Financial Partners
$2,037,873.00
Teach for America
$283,000.00
University of Arkansas Foundation, Inc.
$372,355.00
DELTA REGION OF ARKANSAS & MISSISSIPPI TOTAL
$4,053,787.00

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2006 Northwest Arkansas Grants

Northwest Arkansas Amenities  
Benton County Sunshine School
$20,000.00
Bentonville Child Care & Development Center
$519,740.00
Boys & Girls Club of Benton County
$20,000.00
Boys & Girls Club of Siloam Springs AR, Inc.
$73,250.00
Camp War Eagle, Inc.
$5,962,000.00
Crystal Bridges - Museum or American Art, Inc.
$10,000,000.00
Jones Center for Families Inc.
$175,000.00
Main Street Bentonville
$24,500.00
North Arkansas Symphony Orchestra
$61,000.00
Northwest Arkansas Museum Foundation Inc.
$162,650.00
Peel House Foundation
$315,000.00
Walton Arts Center Inc.
$1,042,962.00
Northwest Arkansas Amenities Total
$18,376,102.00
Northwest Arkansas Education  
Bentonville Public Schools
$417,960.00
Bentonville Public Schools Foundation
$10,000.00
Farmington Public Schools
$10,000.00
Fayetteville Public Education Foundation, Inc.
$306,250.00
New Heights Christian School
$11,000.00
Rogers Public Education Foundation
$15,000.00
Rogers Public Schools
$576,385.00
Siloam Springs Public Schools
$104,325.00
Springdale Public Schools
$67,000.00
West Fork Public Schools
$10,000.00
Northwest Arkansas Education Total
$1,527,920.00
Diversity and Other Northwest Arkansas Related Grants
Benton County Single Parent Scholarship Fund
$465,000.00
Catholic Social Services, Diocese of Little Rock
$98,000.00
Credit Counseling of Arkansas, Inc.
$43,940.00
Decision Point, Inc.
$30,000.00
Fayetteville Community Foundation
$15,000.00
Horses for Healing
$13,000.00
Junior Achievement of Arkansas
$50,000.00
National Conference for Community & Justice/NW Arkansas Chapter
$30,000.00
NOARK Girl Scout Council, Inc.
$30,500.00
North Arkansas Medical Foundation
$10,000.00
Northwest Arkansas Community College Foundation, Inc.
$92,227.00
Northwest Arkansas Community Foundation
$125,000.00
Northwest Arkansas Resource Conservation & Dev. Council Inc.
$14,000.00
Salvation Army - Fayetteville
$10,000.00
St. Mary's Hospital Foundation
$25,000.00
United Way of Benton County
$87,000.00
United Way of Washington County
$20,000.00
University of Arkansas Foundation, Inc.
$375,000.00
Washington County Arkansas
$60,000.00
Washington County Single Parent Scholarship Fund
$140,000.00
Diversity and Other Northwest
Arkansas Related Grants Total
$1,733,667.00
NORTHWEST ARKANSAS TOTAL
$21,637,689.00

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2006 Special Initiatives Grants

Bush Clinton Katrina Fund (Hurricane Relief)
Bush Clinton Katrina Fund (Hurricane Relief)
$8,000,000.00
Bush Clinton Katrina Fund (Hurricane Relief) Total
$8,000,000.00
Walton International Scholarship Program
Harding University
$11,625,000.00
John Brown University
$11,746,000.00
University of the Ozarks
$11,974,000.00
Walton International Scholarship Program Total
$35,345,000.00
Other Special Initiatives
Allied Arts Foundation
$10,000.00
American Civil Liberties Union Foundation Inc.
$10,000.00
American Indian Graduate Center
$15,000.00
Amon Carter Museum of Western Art
$536,603.00
Arizona Kidney Foundation
$10,000.00
Arizona Science Center
$10,000.00
Arkansas Black Hall of Fame Foundation
$10,000.00
Arkansas Children's Hospital Foundation
$10,000.00
Arkansas Community Foundation
$34,000.00
Arkansas Policy Foundation
$10,000.00
Arkansas State Council on Economic Education
$20,000.00
Arkansas Support Network
$10,000.00
Arkansas Tennis Patrons Foundation
$10,000.00
Association of the United States Army
$15,000.00
Baptist Health Foundation
$10,000.00
Barnabas Foundation, Inc. (Camp Barnabas)
$10,000.00
Baxter Regional Hospital Foundation
$10,000.00
Big Brothers Big Sisters of America
$25,000.00
Boy Scouts of America/Westark Area Council
$10,500.00
Boys & Girls Clubs of America
$25,000.00
Campanile Foundation
$25,000.00
Careity Foundation
$25,000.00
CASA - Court Appointed Special Advocates
$10,000.00
Center for Nonprofits
$10,000.00
Church of the Pioneers Foundation
$15,000.00
City of Malvern
$75,000.00
City of Neosho
$10,000.00
College of the Ozarks
$25,000.00
College of Wooster
$20,000.00
Colorado State University Foundation
$200,000.00
Columbia College
$10,000.00
Community Foundation of Jackson Hole
$72,000.00
Community of Christ Church
$10,000.00
Cookson Hills Christian Ministries
$40,000.00
Evergreen State College Foundation
$10,000.00
Family Health Centers of San Diego, Inc.
$27,000.00
Florence Crittenton Home
$15,000.00
Fort Smith Chamber Economic Development Foundation, Inc.
$31,250.00
Georgetown University
$85,000.00
Gideons International
$11,000.00
Girl Scouts San Diego Imperial Council, Inc.
$20,000.00
Global Explorers
$100,000.00
Habitat for Humanity International, Inc.
$15,000.00
Happy Hill Farm Children's Home
$20,000.00
Hope, Inc.
$10,000.00
Institute for Humane Studies
$40,000.00
Johns Hopkins University
$201,000.00
Junior Achievement of Arkansas
$10,000.00
Leland Stanford Junior University
$500,000.00
Lions World Services for the Blind
$10,000.00
Los Californios Heritage Association
$10,000.00
March of Dimes Birth Defects Foundation
$10,000.00
Mayo Clinic Arizona
$100,000.00
Metropolitan Area Advisory Committee
$150,000.00
Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth
$50,000.00
Murie Center
$10,000.00
Museum of Northern Arizona, Inc.
$10,000.00
National Council on Economic Education
$20,000.00
National Cowgirl Museum & Hall of Fame
$50,000.00
National Cutting Horse Association Charities Foundation
$105,000.00
National Gallery of Art
$100,000.00
National Museum of Women in the Arts, Inc.
$35,000.00
National Right to Work Legal Defense & Education Foundation
$25,000.00
New Haven Home, Inc.
$157,000.00
New Life Ranch
$47,000.00
Not My Kid, Inc.
$15,000.00
Oklahoma Centennial Commemoration Fund
$20,000.00
Old Jail Art Center
$20,000.00
Operation One Voice
$20,000.00
Peabody Essex Museum
$10,000.00
Performing Arts Fort Worth, Inc.
$76,800.00
Phoenix Art Museum
$10,000.00
Presbyterian Children's Homes & Services
$10,000.00
Presbytery of Arkansas
$75,000.00
Prescott College
$20,000.00
San Diego Society of Natural History
$51,500.00
Senior Community Centers of San Diego
$15,000.00
Sparks Regional Medical Center Foundation
$10,000.00
Stanford University
$71,000.00
Stanford University - John W. Gardner Center for Youth and Their Communities
$200,000.00
Steadman Sports Medicine Foundation
$100,000.00
Students in Free Enterprise
$150,000.00
Texas Rangers Association Foundation
$10,000.00
Travis County 4-H
$10,000.00
Tulsa Future Inc.
$20,000.00
UCSD Cancer Center Foundation
$35,000.00
United Way of Palo Pinto County, Inc.
$50,000.00
United Way of Parker County
$25,000.00
United Way of San Diego County
$120,000.00
University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS)
$25,000.00
University of California Regents
$12,500.00
University of California San Diego Foundation
$12,500.00
University of Colorado Foundation, Inc.
$25,000.00
University of Oklahoma Foundation, Inc.
$12,500.00
USA Cycling Development Foundation
$25,000.00
Valley of the Sun United Way
$15,000.00
Vera Lloyd Presbyterian Home & Family Services, Inc.
$1,208,000.00
Vietnam Veterans of San Diego
$20,000.00
Washington County Elder Care, Inc.
$10,000.00
YMCA of San Diego County
$25,000.00
YMCA of Shawnee, Oklahoma
$15,000.00
Young Life Foundation
$10,000.00
Young Men's Christian Association (YMCA)
$10,000.00
Zoological Society of San Diego
$13,500.00
University scholarships - $1,250/Student/Semester
$971,864.00
Other Special Initiatives Total
$6,887,517.00
SPECIAL INITIATIVES TOTAL
$50,232,517.00

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