Through the Walmart Foundation, Walmart
Distribution Center 6039 located in Midway, TN, recently awarded STEP, Inc.
(Support and Training for Exceptional Parents) headquartered in Greeneville, TN
with a Community Grant in the amount of $2,000.
STEP will utilize the funding to upgrade materials and their website
platforms to provide information to youth with disabilities as they prepare for
high school and adult life. Materials funded by this award will directly
benefit parents, youth and teachers in our community.
STEP, Inc. - www.tnstep.org
STEP, Inc. (Support & Training for
Exceptional Parents) houses one of 109 Parent Centers across the U.S. funded by
the U.S. Department of Education. STEP
is a statewide nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization that relies on individual,
corporate, and foundation contributions and support. STEP services are FREE and available to any
parent or family member of a child or youth with a disability, under the
Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA), or a student who may need
special help in school (birth through age 26).
For over 25 years STEP has been serving Tennessee families who have
children with disabilities, youth with disabilities and working collaboratively
with schools and other organizations that also provide services and supports to
families and youth. STEP, Inc. has
offices in East (Greeneville), Middle (Nashville) and West (Memphis) Tennessee.
For more information about services provided by STEP please visit our
website at www.tnstep.org or contact us
at 423-639-0125, toll free in TN at 800-280-7837 or via email at
firstname.lastname@example.org. Services are
also available in Spanish at 800-975-2919 (Española). To make a tax deductible donation visit
www.tnstep.org/donate. To volunteer your
services visit www.tnstep.org/involved.
We appreciate your support.
Philanthropy at Walmart
Walmart and the Walmart Foundation are
committed to helping people live better through philanthropic efforts that draw
on the strengths of Walmart in the arenas of sustainability, economic
opportunity, and community. To learn more about Walmart’s giving, visit
Walmart believes in operating globally and
giving back locally – creating impact in the neighborhoods where we live and
work. Through the Community Grant Program, Walmart associates are proud to
support the needs of their communities by providing grants to local
organizations. If you are interested in applying for funding through the
Community Grant Program please visit the Walmart Foundation website at