A total donation of $25,000. was presented to The Salvation Army Educational Program through Walmart and the Retail Association of MS. The presentation was guided to The Salvation Army by Governor Phil Bryant and first Lady Deborah Bryant to assist with the Corps After-School Tutorial Program for At-Risk Youth. Pictured L-R – Crowell Armstrong (President of Retail Association of MS), Governor Phil Bryant,Captain Ken Chapman, First Lady Deborah Bryant and Tice White (Walmart Public Affairs).
“The Walmart Foundation is very pleased to be supporting The Salvation Army, and is committed to helping those in need in the communities where we serve,” said Walmart Public Affairs manager Tice White.
“What a blessing to receive this $25,000 donation! It is our pledge to make sure that we are “Doing The Most Good” with this great gift. Education is the strongest answer to many of the struggles people face in Mississippi and that is one of our top priorities,” said Captain Ken Chapman, Regional Coordinator.