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Sam Walton, Made in America: My Story Chapter Summary & Analysis - Chapter 16: Giving Something Back Summary

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Chapter 16: Giving Something Back Summary and Analysis

Sam reflects on what great wealth has done for him and his family. He and his family recognize how fortunate they have been in the success of Wal-Mart and consequently, they give back to the community at large, particularly in education venues. In addition to their donations, there are some pet projects that Sam and Helen are particularly invested in both financially and personally. Sam sees education as the area of greatest concern and in need of more funds.

In addition to the profit sharing, Wal-Mart works to give back to their associates. They also give an annual $1,000 scholarship to a student in the local community.

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