Walmart Canada sets aside $50 million for workers’ education

September 16, 2023

Walmart has launched in Canada an education program that has been a big success in the United States.

Through the Live Better U (LBU) education program, Walmart Canada is investing $50 million over the next five years to send associates to top-tier schools across Canada.

The investment will cover the cost of tuition, books, and course fees for workers.

“We believe there is a path for everyone at Walmart and we want to remove barriers to high quality education,” says AnnMarie Mercer, chief people officer, Walmart Canada.

Source: HR Reporter