2012 Grant Report

In 2012, the Walton Family Foundation invested more than $432 million in initiatives to expand opportunity for individuals and communities in the United States and internationally. The majority of investments were made in three key areas of focus – K-12 education reform, freshwater and marine conservation and quality of life initiatives in Arkansas and Mississippi. Read more about our grant making in 2012.

A full list of grants made in 2012 is below:

Systemic K-12 Education Reform
$158,142,809
Shape Public Policy
$60,920,186
Create Quality Schools
$72,970,575
Improve Existing Schools
$23,599,839
Research and Evaluation
$652,209
 
 
Freshwater and Marine Conservation
$91,699,578
Marine Conservation Areas
$38,648,952
Freshwater Conservation
$29,367,340
Other Environment-related Grants
$23,683,286
 
 
Quality of Life Initiatives in Our Home Region
$30,386,785
Arkansas Education Reform
$9,317,757
Northwest Arkansas
$15,565,494
Delta Region of Arkansas and Mississippi
$5,503,534
 
 
Special Initiatives
$150,834,824
Walton Family Charitable Support Foundation $109,744,500
Other Special Initiatives  $41,090,324
 
Grants of Less than $10,000
  $1,608,750

 

K-12 Education Reform Grants in 2012

Shape Public Policy:  Amount 
50CAN, Inc $1,650,000
Agudath Israel of America, Inc. 500,000
Alliance for School Choice, Inc. 1,700,000
American Center for School Choice  125,000
American Enterprise Institute for Public Policy Research  182,103
Americans for Prosperity Foundation 325,000
Arizona Charter Schools Association 586,475
Arizona School Choice Administration Corporation 100,000
Association of American Educators Foundation   512,000
Association of Missouri Charter Schools  326,300
Barry Goldwater Institute for Public Policy Research 200,000
Beacon Center of Tennessee 75,000
Bellwether Education Partners 185,000
Black Alliance for Educational Options  1,114,200
Brookings Institution 666,968
California Charter Schools Association   5,000,000
Center for Education Reform 809,209
Center of the American Experiment 25,000
Charter School Partners  314,000
Children First Fund- The Chicago Public School Foundation 478,380
Colorado League of Charter Schools 245,000
Colorado Nonprofit Development Center  175,000
Colorado Succeeds 100,000
Commonwealth Foundation for Public Policy Alternatives 25,000
Connecticut Coalition for Achievement Now Inc.  450,000
Douglas County School District 300,000
Editorial Projects in Education 250,000
Education Pioneers 547,928
Education Reform Now, Inc. 500,000
Education Sector Inc. 220,000
Education Trust-West  360,000
Education Writers Association  100,000
Educators for Excellence  156,602
EdVoice Institute for Research and Education 400,000
Families Empowered 400,000
Families for Excellent Schools, Inc.  218,000
Florida Charter School Alliance  168,345
Foundation for Excellence in Education   1,000,000
Friedman Foundation for Educational Choice, Inc.  465,000
Friends of Choice in Urban Schools  737,434
George W. Bush Foundation 159,000
Georgetown University   1,634,419
Georgia Charter Schools Association Inc. 840,000
Georgia Family Education and Research Council, Inc. 100,000
Georgia Public Policy Foundation 135,000
GREAAT Schools Inc 193,400
GreatSchools Inc. 4,300,000
Harvard University 454,790
Hispanic Council for Reform and Educational Options  292,000
Illinois Network of Charter Schools    1,023,000
Illinois Policy Institute 50,000
Independence Institute 40,000
Indiana Public Charter Schools Association Inc. 392,529
Institute for Innovation of Public School Choice 265,845
Institute For Justice  525,568
James Madison Institute for Public Policy Studies, Inc. 40,000
John K. Maclver Institute for Public Policy, Inc. 75,000
LA Voice 100,000
Los Angeles Parent Union 2,521,369
Louisiana Association of Public Charter Schools 586,280
Mackinac Center 50,000
Michigan Association of Public School Academies 426,085
Marquette University 289,468
Massachusetts Charter Public School Association  350,000
MICAH Project 152,500
Milwaukee Charter School Advocates 235,027
Morehouse College 300,000
National Alliance for Public Charter Schools  1,250,000
National Conference of State Legislatures 147,500
National Council on Teacher Quality  25,000
National Governor's Association Center for Best Practices 225,000
National Public Radio 1,400,000
National Right to Work Legal Defense and Education Foundation     83,333
New Jersey Charter Public Schools Association  354,161
New Schools for Chicago 220,000
New Schools for New Orleans Inc. 1,229,570
New York Charter Schools Association  725,000
Newark Charter School Fund 1,875,000
NewSchools Venture Fund  1,100,000
Nova Southeastern University Inc 25,000
Oakland Community Organizations  200,000
Ohio Alliance of Public Charter Schools  382,706
Pahara Institute 500,000
Parents for Educational Freedom in North Carolina  600,000
Partnership for Los Angeles Schools 193,780
Pennsylvania Coalition of Public Charter Schools 150,000
People Acting in Community Together  200,000
Philanthropy Roundtable 115,000
PICO National Network 200,000
Pioneer Institute, Inc. 211,150
Public Education and Business Coalition 164,026
Reason Foundation 75,000
Regents of the University of Colorado 65,756
Rhode Island Mayoral Academies  500,000
School Choice Indiana 320,000
School Choice Ohio 605,000
School Choice Wisconsin 300,000
Show-Me Institute 25,000
Silicon Valley Community Foundation 250,000
Stand for Children Leadership Center 343,402
Stand for Children Leadership Center (Indiana affiliate) 278,189
Stand Up 300,000
Step Up for Students  644,000
Students for Education Reform  250,000
StudentsFirst Institute 2,000,000
Success Academy Charter Schools 1,000,000
Tennessee Charter Schools Association  268,126
Texas Charter Schools Association 725,000
Texas Public Policy Foundation 25,000
Thomas B. Fordham Institute 650,000
United Negro College Fund, Inc.  1,490,523
University of Arkansas Foundation Inc 329,125
University of Notre Dame 384,228
University of Washington Foundation - Center on Reinventing Public Education 700,000
Urban League of Greater New Orleans 491,300
Women in Government Foundation 100,088
Shape Public Policy Total $60,920,186
   
Create Quality Schools: Amount
4.0 Schools $646,467
Academy 360 250,000
Academy for Global Citizenship Charter School 250,000
ACE Charter High School 250,000
Amandla Charter School 250,000
Apple Academy Charter Public Schools 250,000
ARC4H Academy  250,000
Arizona Autism Charter Schools, Inc. 30,000
Aurora Collegiate Academy Charter School  220,000
Better Learning Communities  220,000
Bridges Public Charter School 30,000
Brighter Choice Foundation 945,000
Brilla College Preparatory Charter School 250,000
Building Excellent Schools, Inc   3,240,050
Building Hope 1,800,000
Camino Nuevo Elementary No. 3 250,000
Carmen High School of Science and Technology 333,333
Carpe Diem Collegiate High School - Meridian Campus 250,000
Catalyst-Maria Charter 220,000
Central Queens Academy Charter School 250,000
Challenge Foundation Academy 30,000
Charter Fund, Inc.   14,900,000
Charter School Growth Fund - Louisiana 2,000,000
Children's Scholarship fund 8,212,000
Christel House DORS  220,000
Christian Musical Skill Center dba The Performing Arts Conservatory 30,000
Christopher House Charter School 220,000
City Year Inc 773,000
Collegiate Academy 1 250,000
Collegiate Academy 2 250,000
Colorado Nonprofit Development Center  40,000
Columbus Collegiate Academy - West Campus 220,000
Cristo Rey Network 920,000
DC Preparatory Academy 199,000
DC Scholars Academy 250,000
Delta Charter School of Math, Science and Technology 30,000
Democracy Prep III Charter School 250,000
Downtown Charter School, Inc. 250,000
Downtown Denver Expeditionary School 250,000
Educational Enterprises, Inc.  1,225,000
Empower College Prep 220,000
ENCORE Academy 250,000
Exalt Education  267,500
Excel Academy Charter School - Boston II 250,000
Excel Academy Public Charter School 250,000
Excellent Education Development, Inc.   250,000
Fannie C. Williams Charter School 250,000
Future is Now: New Orleans Charter School 250,000
Gals the Girls Athletic Leadership Schools 30,000
GEE Edmonson Academy 250,000
Graham Primary School 220,000
Hennepin Elementary School 220,000
Hinds Feet Montessori School of the Arts, Inc. 30,000
IFF 248,886
Ingenuity Prep Public Charter School 250,000
International Preparatory Academy - MacDowell Campus 250,000
Intrepid Preparatory Charter School 220,000
JS Clark Leadership Academy 250,000
KIPP Foundation 8,374,000
Lafayette Preparatory Academy Charter School 250,000
Lighthouse Academies of Wisconsin, Inc 150,000
Local Initiatives Support Corporation  5,447,697
Low Income Investment Fund  150,000
Lutheran High School Association of Greater Milwaukee 59,000
Lutheran Urban Mission Initiative Inc.  375,000
Mastery School 250,000
Math and Science Preparatory Charter High 220,000
McDonogh 42 250,000
Mind Trust 500,000
Nashville Classical Charter School 220,000
New Leaders 800,000
NewSchools Venture Fund 612,500
Notre Dame Middle School 375,000
Oakland Academy Charter School 30,000
Pacific Charter School Development, Inc.  2,160,000
Partners for Developing Futures, Inc 565,000
Paul Public Charter School 250,000
Peoria Charter School Initiative 250,000
Phoenix Collegiate Academy 250,000
Pride and Promise Academy  30,000
Prodeo Academy 250,000
Purpose Preparatory Charter School 220,000
Rise Ko Hyang Middle School 250,000
Rise Together Ministries 30,000
Rocketship Education 225,000
Rowe Elementary Charter School 250,000
Santa Monica Boulevard Community Charter School 250,000
Schools For The Future Detroit 30,000
Schools That Can Milwaukee, Inc. 225,000
Seventh and Sourou Gentlemen's Academy 30,000
St. HOPE Public Schools 250,000
Starr Detroit Academy 250,000
Tennessee Charter School Incubator 707,331
The Excel Center at Franklin Road 250,000
The Friends of King School 250,000
The Montessori School of Englewood 220,000
The Savannah Classical Academy 250,000
Trevista ECE-8th Grade at Horace Mann 249,811
United Community Center, Inc. 180,000
University of Notre Dame 500,000
University Prep Science and Math Elementary School 220,000
UNO Charter School Network 500,000
Upper Mississippi Academy 250,000
West Side Summit 250,000
Westside Atlanta Charter School 30,000
Wisconsin Lutheran High School 150,000
Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation 475,000
Create Quality Schools Total $72,970,575
   
Improve Existing Schools: Amount
Achievement Network, LTD $62,500
Arizona Charter Schools Association  150,000
California Charter Schools Association   1,150,000
Center for Better Schools  275,000
Charter Board Partners  177,750
DC Public Charter School Board 498,729
DC Public Education Fund 5,919,229
Denver Public Schools   218,750
Denver Scholarship Foundation  116,192
Illinois State Charter School Commission 100,000
Lutheran Urban Mission Initiative Inc.  60,000
National Association of Charter School Authorizers  1,750,000
New Teacher Project 1,000,000
Northwest Evaluation Association  42,500
Ohio Alliance of Public Charter Schools  34,190
Teach for America (National) 11,445,000
University of Notre Dame 400,000
Wisconsin Lutheran College 200,000
Improve Existing Schools Total $23,599,839
   
Research and Evaluation Amount
Hoover Institution, Stanford University $151,334
University of Notre Dame 113,000
University of Southern California 147,935
University of Wisconsin - Madison 239,940
Research and Evaluation Total $652,209
   
K-12 Education Reform and Other Education Grants Total $158,142,809

Freshwater and Marine Conservation Grants in 2012

Freshwater Conservation:
 Amount 
COLORADO RIVER:  
Alliance for Water Efficiency
$35,000
American Rivers, Inc.
262,400
American Whitewater
109,145
Arizona Community Foundation
306,164
Arizona Land and Water Trust Inc.
221,224
Arizona State Parks Foundation
129,187
Bonneville Environmental Foundation
229,130
Boulder Community Foundation
215,000
Carpe Diem West
75,000
Ceres, Inc.
210,000
City of Mesquite, NV
45,446
Cochise County
352,500
Colorado Environmental Coalition
108,690
Colorado State University Foundation
30,603
Colorado Water Trust
565,000
Colorado Watershed Assembly
10,000
Conservation Lands Foundation
275,000
Environmental Defense Fund  
1,881,652
Gila Watershed Partnership of Arizona
405,785
Grand Staircase-Escalante Partners Inc
346,500
High Country Citizens Alliance
50,000
Institute for Sustainable Communities
100,000
Land Trust Alliance, Inc.
70,000
Meridian Institute
106,655
National Audubon Society
100,000
National Fish and Wildlife Foundation
44,500
National Geographic Society
100,570
National Parks Conservation Association
100,000
Nature Conservancy, Inc.
1,700,000
New Fuels Alliance
125,000
New Venture Fund
2,166,199
Outside Las Vegas Foundation
72,275
Pacific Institute for Studies in Development Environment and Security
45,363
Partners for Western Conservation
75,000
Partners in Conservation
121,700
Pronatura Noroeste AC
531,439.00
Regents of the University of California
35,000
San Juan Citizens Alliance
115,565
Southwest Conservation Corps
259,079
Tamarisk Coalition
411,995
Theodore Roosevelt Conservation Partnership, Inc.
139,125
Town of Clarkdale Arizona
137,797
Trout Unlimited
500,000
University of Arizona Foundation
75,000
University of California at Santa Barbara
42,665
University of Colorado Foundation
103,136
Utah State University
100,000
Verde River Basin Partnership
24,200
Verde Valley Land Preservation Institute
168,394
Watershed Management Group
41,419
Western Conservation Foundation
300,000
Western Governors' Association
32,419
Western Resource Advocates
567,747
Yavapai College Foundation
175,000
Freshwater Conservation - Colorado River Total
$14,550,668
   
MISSISSIPPI RIVER:  
Ag Technology and Environmental Stewardship Foundation Inc.
$75,000
Agricultural Watershed Institute
46,211
American Farmland Trust
395,980
Bayou Bartholomew Alliance
133,125
Biodiversity Project
90,000
Center for Planning Excellence
150,000
Center for Rural Affairs
235,000
Ceres, Inc.
35,000
Cooperative Development Services
140,000
Cornell University
50,000
Ducks Unlimited, Inc.
202,314
Environmental Defense Fund  
3,032,300
Environmental Law and Policy Center of the Midwest
30,000
Environmental Working Group
227,000
Illinois Stewardship Alliance
80,000
Izaak Walton League of America
100,000
Land Stewardship Project
300,000
Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College
107,054
Lower Mississippi River Conservation Committee
110,000
Lower Mississippi River Foundation
50,000
Meridian Institute
730,000
Minnesota Agricultural Water Resource Center
225,000
Mississippi River Corridor Tennessee
122,000
Mississippi State University
279,278
Mississippi's Lower Delta Partnership
125,300
National Academy of Sciences
75,000
National Audubon Society
2,150,116
National Fish and Wildlife Foundation
500,000
National Wildlife Federation 
2,482,900
National Wildlife Refuge Association
100,000
Nature Conservancy, Inc.
725,557
Northeast Midwest Institute
159,320
Practical Farmers of Iowa
268,000
Regents of the University of Minnesota
113,717
RESOLVE Inc
110,000
Resources First Foundation
200,000
Taxpayers for Common Sense
208,750
Theodore Roosevelt Conservation Partnership, Inc.
100,000
Trust for Public Land
110,000
United States Endowment for Forestry and Communities, Inc.
167,750
Winrock International
200,000
World Resources Institute
75,000
Freshwater Conservation - Mississippi River Total
$14,816,672
   
Freshwater Conservation Total
$29,367,340
   
Marine Environment Related Grants
Amount
Bird's Head Seascape:  
Conservation International Foundation
$5,725,000
Nature Conservancy, Inc.
553,148
RARE
250,000
Marine Conservation - Bird's Head Seascape Total
$6,528,148
   
Eastern Tropical Pacific Seascape:  
Conservation International Foundation
$4,214,881
Friends of Cocos Island Foundation
10,000
Nature Conservancy, Inc.
21,000
RARE
150,000
World Wildlife Fund
247,500
Marine Conservation - Eastern Tropical Pacific Seascape Total
$4,643,381
   
Gulf of California:  
Centro Mexicano de Derecho Ambiental, A.C.
$125,000
Consultative Group on Biological Diversity
40,000
Duke University
70,000
Ecology Project International  
479,225
Fondo Mexicano para la Conservacion de la Naturaleza, A.C.
75,000
Grupo Tortuguero de las Californias, A.C.
200,090
Intercultural Center for the Study of Deserts and Oceans
52,500
Nature Conservancy, Inc.
50,000
Noroeste Sustentable 
440,000
Pronatura Noroeste A.C.
120,000
Regents of the University of California
250,000
Sociedad de Historia Natural Niparaja A.C.
472,000
SuMar, Voces por la Naturaleza, A.C.
40,000
Marine Conservation - Gulf of California Total
$2,413,815
   
Gulf of Mexico:  
Environmental Defense Fund  
$20,000
Environmental Law Institute
124,971
Gulf Restoration Network
75,000
International Conservation Caucus Foundation
25,000
National Audubon Society
200,000
Nature Conservancy, Inc.
350,000
Ocean Conservancy
2,112,500
Oxfam America Inc.
50,000
Resources for the Future, Inc.
100,000
Marine Conservation - Gulf of Mexico Total
$3,057,471
   
Gulf of Mexico - Oil Spill:  
Coalition to Restore Coastal Louisiana
$150,000
Environmental Defense Fund  
209,065
Greater New Orleans Development Foundation
100,000
Mobile Baykeeper Inc
150,000
National Wildlife Federation 
210,000
New Venture Fund
470,000
Ocean Conservancy
3,334,854
Oxfam America Inc.
225,000
Seedco Financial Services Inc.
500,000
Theodore Roosevelt Conservation Partnership, Inc.
100,000
University of South Florida Foundation, Inc.
57,000
Marine Conservation - Gulf of Mexico - Oil Spill Total
5,505,919
Marine Conservation - Marine Priority Places Total
$22,148,734
   
Catch Shares:  
Center for American Progress
$50,000
Comunidad y Biodiversidad, A.C.  
744,260
Ecotrust
50,000
Environmental Defense Fund  
7,800,000
National Fish and Wildlife Foundation
513,689
National Geographic Society
25,000
Nature Conservancy, Inc.
400,825
Political Economy Research Center, Inc.
115,000
University of Washington
99,118
World Wildlife Fund
273,549
Marine Conservation - Catch Shares Total
$10,071,441
   
Seafood Marketplace Incentives:  
American Bird Conservancy
$50,787
ClientEarth
187,500
Comunidad y Biodiversidad, A.C.  
110,000
FishChoice Inc
180,000
Harvard University
50,000
International Seafood Sustainability Foundation Inc.
350,000
ISEAL Alliance
59,125
John G. Shedd Aquarium Society
90,000
Marine Stewardship Council  
1,250,000
Minnesota Zoo Foundation
41,463
Nature Conservancy, Inc.
57,751
RESOLVE Inc
112,223
Resources Legacy Fund
300,000
Seafood Industry Research Fund 
100,000
Seaweb
509,450
Social & Environmental Entrepreneurs SEE Inc.
8,500
Sustainable Fisheries Partnership Foundation
1,676,778
Sustainable Fishery Advocates (FishWise)
300,000
University of Washington
124,806
Wild Salmon Center
450,000
World Wildlife Fund
420,394
Marine Conservation - Seafood Market Place Incentives Total
$6,428,777
   
Marine Conservation Total
$38,648,952
   
Other Environment Related Grants Amount
African Parks Foundation of America
$500,000
Arizona Science Center
335,000
Aspen Center for Environmental Studies
117,121
ASU Foundation for A New American University 
5,502,500
ClientEarth
75,000
Conservation International Foundation
12,718,763
Desert Botanical Garden
10,000
Ecology Project International  
80,000
Environment Colorado Research and Policy Center, Inc.
10,000
Environmental Defense Fund  
250,000
Four Corners School of Outdoor Education, Inc.
25,000
Global Explorers
50,000
Grand Canyon River Guides
10,000
Grand Canyon Youth
153,931
Herring Gut Learning Center
10,000
ICF - International Community Foundation
879,500
Liberty Wildlife Rehabilitation Foundation Inc.
40,000
Nature Conservancy - Arizona
25,000
Nature Conservancy of Texas, Inc.
25,000
Nature Conservancy, Inc.
759,086
Nature Conservancy, Inc. - Arkansas
12,000
Noroeste Sustentable 
50,000
Public Counsel of the Rockies
75,000
Regents of the University of California
15,000
Resources Legacy Fund
100,000
Skytruth
75,000
Urban Ecology Center
790,000
University of California at Santa Barbara
990,385
Other Environment Related Grants Total
$23,683,286
   
Environment Total
$91,699,578

Home Region Grants in 2012

Arkansas Education
Amount 
Accelerate Arkansas
$75,000
Arkansans for Education Reform Foundation 
2,073,750
Arkansas Aims - Arkansas Advanced Initiative for Math and Science, Inc.
1,124,409
Arkansas Department of Education
398,000
Arkansas Public School Resource Center
987,933
Arkansas Tech University
294,000
Association of American Educators Foundation  
293,184
Exalt Education 
332,500
Fountain Lake School District
202,322
KIPP Blytheville College Preparatory School
250,000
Northwest Evaluation Association 
652,900
Responsive Education Solutions
1,278,110
Southern Arkansas University Foundation, Inc.
1,209,376
University of Arkansas Foundation Inc
146,273
Arkansas Education Total
$9,317,757
Northwest Arkansas
Amount
America's Charter School
$10,000
Arts Center of the Ozarks
478,250
Association of Latino Professionals in Finance and Accounting Foundation 
315,658
Beaver Water District
43,750
Bentonville Bella Vista Trailblazers Association Inc.
1,653,679
Bentonville Child Care and Development Center
946,991
Bentonville Public Schools Foundation
102,986
Catholic Social Services, Diocese of Little Rock
98,000
City of Fayetteville
61,396
Credit Counseling of Arkansas, Inc.
161,291
Downtown Bentonville Inc 
165,135
Endeavor Foundation
2,175,000
Hispanic Scholarship Fund
172,500
Hispanic Womens Organization of Arkansas
29,970
Illinois River Watershed Partnership
440,000
Jones Trust
1,000,000
Junior Achievement of Arkansas, Inc.
50,000
Literacy Council of Benton County, Inc.
19,798
Northwest Arkansas Land Trust
25,000
Northwest Arkansas Regional Planning Commission
4,982,136
Rogers Public Schools
22,450
Symphony Orchestra of Northwest Arkansas  
138,775
Theatre Squared
90,000
University of Arkansas Foundation Inc
806,929
Upper White River Basin Foundation
25,000
Walton Arts Center Inc.
1,330,000
Watershed Conservation Resource Center
220,800
Northwest Arkansas Total
$15,565,494
Delta Region of Arkansas and Mississippi
Amount
Core Knowledge Foundation
$182,539
Foundation for the Mid South 
649,416
KIPP Delta College Preparatory School
737,668
Southern Bancorp Community Partners 
2,051,411
Teach for America-Arkansas
1,882,500
Delta Region of Arkansas and Mississippi Total
$5,503,534
Home Region Total
$30,386,785

Special Initiatives

Walton Family Charitable Support Foundation                   $109,744,500

Other Special Interests
Amount
Academy for Global Citizenship Charter School
$30,000
American Enterprise Institute for Public Policy Research 
40,000
American Heart Association Phoenix
15,000
American Quarter Horse Foundation
50,000
American Rivers, Inc.
52,026
Amon Carter Museum of Western Art
589,800
AOPA Foundation  Aircraft Owners and Pilot Association
15,000
Area Agency on Aging of Northwest Arkansas Foundation
15,000
Arkansans for Education Reform Foundation 
15,000
Arkansas Arts Center Foundation
105,000
Arkansas Athletes Outreach
10,000
Arkansas Children's Hospital
15,000
Arkansas Children's Hospital Foundation
10,000
Arkansas Community Foundation
40,000
Arkansas Independent Colleges & Universities - Independent College Fund of Arkansas
12,000
Arkansas Policy Foundation
10,000
Arkansas Sports Hall of Fame, Inc.
10,000
Arkansas State Council on Economic Education (Economics Arkansas)
16,179
Arkansas Tennis Patrons Foundation
10,000
Armed Services YMCA
15,000
Arts and Humanities Council of Tulsa, Inc.
100,000
Arts Center of the Ozarks
14,000
Arts Council of Oklahoma City
10,000
Aspen Valley Medical Foundation Limited
10,000
Aspen Valley Ski-Snowboard Club, Inc.
40,000
Aspire of Green County Oklahoma
10,000
Bartlesville Area Friends of the Parks, Inc.
10,000
Bentonville Bella Vista Trailblazers Association Inc.
328,023
Bentonville Public Schools
118,218
Bentonville Public Schools Foundation
15,000
Blue Ridge School Incorporated
94,940
Bluestem Regional Medical Development Foundation
10,000
Boston Mountain Cyclists, Inc.
15,000
Boy Scouts of America/Indian Nations Council, Inc.
12,000
Boys & Girls Clubs of America
25,000
Boys and Girls Club of Bartlesville
10,000
Boys and Girls Club of Benton County
30,000
Boys and Girls Club of Faulkner County Arkansas, Inc.
10,000
Boys and Girls Clubs of Metropolitan Phoenix
25,000
Brandon Burlsworth Foundation
25,000
California Academy of Sciences
630,000
Camp War Eagle, Inc.
4,737,975
Careity Foundation
25,000
Centers for Youth and Families, Inc.
10,000
Choate Rosemary Hall Foundation, Inc.
2,404,500
Circle of Life
3,001,000
City of Fort Worth - Pet Adoption Program
10,000
City of Gravette
10,000
City of Huntsville
10,000
City of Springdale
342,061
City Year Inc
350,000
Civic Symphony of Benton County Guild, Inc. aka Arkansas Philharmonic Orchestra
15,000
College of the Ozarks
25,000
College of Wooster
20,000
Colorado College
2,000,000
Colorado Therapeutic Riding Center, Inc.
10,000
Colorado Water Trust
17,425
Columbia College
10,000
Columbia University Law School
25,000
Columbus Elementary School
25,000
Columbus Zoological Park Association - SECORE Project
50,000
Community Foundation of Jackson Hole - AKA Community Foundation of Teton Valley
105,000
Cookson Hills Christian Ministries - Cookson Hills Christian School
40,000
Council for Economic Education 
20,000
Decision Point, Inc.
30,000
Denison ISD Education Foundation, Inc.
10,000
Denver Children's Advocacy Center
362,800
Dickinson State University Foundation
20,000
EAA Aviation Foundation, Inc.
50,000
Eagle County Schools
25,000
Elementary Institute of Science
25,000
Enactus
150,000
Evergreen State College Foundation
10,000
Farmington Public Schools - Farmington School District
19,000
Fay School
10,000
Fellowship of Christian Athletes
12,500
Ferncliff Camp & Conference Center
10,000
FJC A Foundation of Donor Advised Funds - (Sarika Singh Thangde Gastal)
10,000
Fort Smith Chamber Economic Development Foundation, Inc.
31,250
Fort Worth Zoological Association, Inc.
50,000
Fuller Theological Seminary
10,000
Fundacion de Beneficencia Alejandro Rojas Sierra
2,185,419
Georgetown University  
1,035,000
Gilcrease Museum Management Trust
15,000
Girl Scouts - Diamonds of Arkansas Oklahoma and Texas
15,000
Girl Scouts of Magic Empire Council, Inc. aka Girl Scouts of Eastern Oklahoma
15,000
Gombe School of Environment and Society-USA Inc.
327,650
Governor Dummer Academy
35,000
Greenway Foundation, Inc.
25,000
Habitat for Humanity Greater San Francisco, Inc. - Peninsula Habitat for Humanity
10,000
Habitat for Humanity of Benton County, Inc.
10,000
Happy Hill Farm Children's Home
20,000
Hindsville Rural Fire Department 
10,000
Hoover Institution, Stanford University
10,000
Hope Women's Shelter, Inc. 
10,000
Horses for Healing, Inc. 
15,000
Hospice of the Hills, Inc.
10,000
Hospital Development Foundation, Inc.
14,500
Hospitality House of Tulsa, Inc.
25,000
Institute for Humane Studies
40,000
International Mountain Bicycling Association
10,000
JMJ Maternity Homes
15,000
Johns Hopkins University
62,000
Jones Center for Families Inc.
25,000
Junior Achievement of Arkansas, Inc.
15,000
Kappa Kappa Gamma Foundation
350,161
Kimbell Art Foundation
25,000
KIPP Denver Collegiate High School
55,000
Land Legacy
10,000
Last Frontier Council, Boy Scouts of America
10,000
Lawton Public Schools
25,000
LeFlore County Youth Services, Inc.
15,000
Leland Stanford Junior University
835,000
Lighthouse Academies of Tulsa, Inc
250,000
Lions World Services for the Blind
375,000
Little Rock Chamber Foundation
20,000
Lucile Packard Foundation for Children's Health
10,000
Mayo Clinic Arizona
100,000
MCA Denver  - Museum of Contempary Art-Denver
165,000
Menlo School
25,000
Mercy Health Foundation of Northwest Arkansas
25,000
Messmer Catholic Schools Scholarships
10,000
Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth
50,000
Mountain Home Education Foundation
10,000
Museum of Native American History, Inc
20,000
Museum of Northern Arizona Inc.
10,000
National Christian Foundation
10,000
National Cowgirl Museum & Hall of Fame
50,000
National Cutting Horse Association Charities Found.
105,000
National Gallery of Art
100,000
National Museum of Women in the Arts, Inc.
30,000
New Haven Home, Inc.
100,000
New Heights Christian School
35,000
New Life Ranch
165,000
New York Historical Society
775,000
Northeastern Oklahoma A and M College Development Foundation, Inc.
10,000
Northwest Arkansas Community College Foundation, Inc. 
140,000
Northwest Arkansas Free Health Center
12,500
Nueva School
1,750,000
OK KIDZ Charities
12,000
Oklahoma Baptist University
20,000
Oklahoma Wesleyan University
10,000
Olana Partnership
50,000
Old Jail Art Center
10,000
Operation One Voice
10,000
Opry Heritage Foundation of Oklahoma
10,000
Our House, Inc.
10,000
Ozark Center
10,000
pARTners         
15,000
Partners in Health 
500,000
Pea Ridge School District
16,000
Peel Compton Foundation 
584,345
Performing Arts Fort Worth, Inc.
83,333
Phillips Brooks School
25,000
Phoenix Art Museum
40,000
Phoenix Symphony Association
25,000
Phoenix Theatre
200,000
Plant With Purpose 
10,000
Presbyterian Children's Homes & Services
10,000
Presbyterian Church USA
96,663
Prescott College
15,000
Responsive Education Solutions
98,847
Restore Hetch Hetchy
50,000
Rios to Rivers
10,000
Ronald McDonald House Charities of Oklahoma City, Inc.
10,000
Salvation Army - Fayetteville
20,000
Salvation Army of Bartlesville
10,000
San Diego Society of Natural History
201,500
School District of Joplin R-VIII Foundation
1,000,000
Sea Education Association
10,000
Seven Hills Homeless Center
10,000
Special Forces Charitable Trust
20,000
Springdale Schools Alumni Foundation, Inc. aka Springdale Public Schools Education Foundation
10,000
St. Paul's School
50,000
Stanford University
47,000
Stanford University - John W. Gardner Center for Youth and Their Communities
800,000
Star Rock Ministries
10,000
Teach for America, Inc.
25,000
Team Rwanda Cycling, Inc.
35,000
Team Up for Youth
10,000
Teton Science Schools
2,150,000
Tulsa Community Foundation
10,000
UCSD Cancer Center Foundation - U C San Diego Foundation
54,590
United Way of Northwest Arkansas
151,000
United Way of the Ozarks 
32,500
University of Arkansas Fort Smith Foundation, Inc. 
25,000
University of Arkansas Foundation Inc
10,000
University of California, Merced
30,000
University of Central Oklahoma Foundation
10,000
University of Colorado Foundation
25,000
University of Montana
370,239
University of Oklahoma Foundation, Inc.
10,000
University of the Ozarks
157,435
University of Wyoming
55,000
USA Cycling Development Foundation
50,000
Valley of the Sun United Way
20,000
Van Cliburn Foundation, Inc.
10,000
Vietnam Veterans of San Diego d/b/a Veterans Village of San Diego
20,000
Wake Forest University
45,000
Wal-Mart Associates in Critical Need Fund
4,000,000
Washington Regional Medical Foundation
12,500
West Fork School District
10,000
Western Conservation Foundation
150,000
Young Life Foundation
10,000
Young Womens Christian Association (YWCA Tulsa)
10,000
Zoological Society of San Diego
13,500
Special Interest Total
$37,979,379