Walmart Foundation's California State Giving Program has awarded a total of $90,000 to Fresno Economic Opportunities Commission and Central Valley Opportunity Center.
EOC received a $50,000 grant to help provide nutritious food to individuals in four low-income Fresno County communities.
CVOC was award a $40,000 grant to further efforts to provide employment and training to migrant and seasonal farm workers, displaced agricultural workers and other low-income individuals in Madera, Merced and Stanislaus counties.
The Walmart Foundation awards grants to local organizations twice a year. During the last fiscal year, Walmart and its foundation gave more than $1.3 billion in cash and in-kind contributions to organizations that help people live better.
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