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January 10, 2017

The Walmart Foundation Is a Perfect Example of How Corporate Philanthropy is Changing

Recently, we argued that the once-sleepy world of corporate philanthropy is getting a lot more sophisticated as funders sharpen their priorities and “fuse traditional grantmaking with market-based approaches in ways that traditional foundations either can’t or won’t do.” We also noted how corporate philanthropy was getting more tightly yoked to the quest for higher profits.