Those who serve our country should be served by us when they return home. The Walker “Help for Heroes” program helps Clark County military personnel and veterans who need specialized furniture. Lift chairs, adjustable beds, mattresses, and other furniture is given to local heroes in the hopes it will make their lives just a little easier.
Every year for the last 24 years, with help from other generous sponsors, we completely furnish houses of selected local families having hardships. In 2017 we furnished a record number of 36 homes for families in need.
We have partnered with CCSD for 17 years offering, art, reading and writing competitions for all grade levels. Teacher lounges and reading centers are created for winning schools. Our Valentine's Teacher Appreciation competition even awards a lucky teacher a gift certificate to furnish their home.
This organization inspires and readies young people to be ready for the global economy. Walker Furniture sponsors a program with Junior Achievement that allows students to learn about managing their personal finances and career exploration.
We work with this local organization to promote staying in schools and raising GPAs.
This group visits children in hospitals. They host one-on-one art lessons, bedside if needed and hand out supplies. Walker Furniture is proud to work with the organization and we provide book bags filled with art supplies for the children to use on their own.
We partner with Spread the Word Nevada, a nonprofit dedicated to promoting literacy. Walker Furniture creates a special Reading Corner in school libraries and Spread the Word Nevada provides books for the shelves. Home for the Holidays recipients also