By Gary Darnell, Sr. Manager – Logistics, Walmart U.S.
He was sure there was plenty of emergency freight that had to be delivered, but that wasn’t a request he was met with on the other end of the line. The operator instead asked how his family fared in… Read More
By Shannon Frederick, Sr. Director, Walmart Foundation
During Hurricane Katrina, there were many others she believes are equally deserving of that title. Her fellow medical staff at New Orleans Memorial Medical Center who worked while separated from… Read More
By Brian Thomas, Market Manager – Southeast Division, Walmart U.S.
In the last few days of August 2005, Kim’s community was forever changed as Hurricane Katrina hit the Gulf Coast. Kim’s home was damaged, not destroyed, but her workplace – the supercenter she and… Read More
By Lee Siler, Sr. Manager, Operations Support & Disaster Relief, Walmart Foundation
It was their job to help begin the recovery process – to salvage what they could of people’s lives and property. And this was their resting place for the evening. Portable cots, lined up, one beside… Read More