Eight Wichita nonprofits to receive money from Wal-Mart Foundation

02/28/2013 12:00 AM

02/27/2013 7:44 PM

Eight Wichita nonprofits will receive $276,000 from the Wal-Mart Foundation during a special presentation on Friday.

The nonprofits focus on hunger relief, women’s economic empowerment and career opportunities.

The nonprofits and the amount they will receive are:

The Kansas School for Effective Learning INC., $28,500; Inter-Faith Ministries, $40,000; Dress for Success, $30,000; Catholic Charities, $25,000; Union Rescue Mission, $65,000; Medical Service Bureau, $27,500; Goodwill Industries of Kansas, $10,000; and Kansas Food Bank of Warehouse, $50,000.

Editor's Choice Videos

Join the Discussion

The Wichita Eagle is pleased to provide this opportunity to share information, experiences and observations about what's in the news. Some of the comments may be reprinted elsewhere on the site or in the newspaper. We encourage lively, open debate on the issues of the day, and ask that you refrain from profanity, hate speech, personal comments and remarks that are off point. Thank you for taking the time to offer your thoughts.

Terms of Service