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Local Walmart and Sam’s Club stores raise more than $325,000 in 2021 for Children’s Hospital & Medical Center!

Local Walmart and Sam’s Club stores throughout Nebraska, Western Iowa and Northern Kansas once again joined forces to raise money for Children’s during the 2021 Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals campaign. Walmart and Sam’s Club associates, customers, and members raised $255,702 for Children’s during their summer fundraising campaign.

Funds raised will support an expanded emergency department in our Hubbard Center for Children and help fund transport services. Throughout 2021, Walmart & Sam’s Clubs have contributed a grand total $334,168 to Children’s Hospital & Medical Center.

Thanks to the generous support of Walmart and Sam’s Club, Children’s is also honored to be selected as a recipient of Walmart Community Grants. The following stores have contributed a total of $17,250 to date:

$3,000-$5,000

  • Blair Walmart Supercenter #4568
  • McCook Walmart Supercenter #790
  • Omaha Walmart Supercenter #3151

$1,000-$2,999

  • Gretna Walmart Supercenter #4600
  • Lincoln Walmart Supercenter #2432
  • Omaha Walmart Supercenter #3268
  • Scottsbluff Walmart Supercenter #867
  • Seward Walmart Supercenter #885

$250-$999

  • Columbus Walmart Supercenter #774
  • Lake Manawa Council Bluffs Walmart Supercenter #1965
  • Papillion Walmart Supercenter #1671

Grant funding will support Children’s Carolyn Scott Rainbow House which helps families from outside the Omaha metro area who travel more than 60 miles to access Children’s care. This funding ensures Children’s hospitality house is able to continue to provide room, board and meals for children like Harley and her family while their daughter received emergency care at Children’s.

       

Learn more about Harley’s story