As part of the Grand Opening festivities for Wal-Mart’s Super Center, located on east Main, Wal-Mart gave Grant checks to the following organizations:

Cushing Public School District: $5,000

Chamber Of Commerce: $2500

United Funds: $2500

American Cancer Society

(Relay for Life): $2500

Cushing Police Department: $2500

Cushing Fire Department: $2500

A total $22,500 in grant checks were awarded to local charities and organizations.

Wal-Mart is known for it’s support of small town communities and Cushing’s new Wal-mart Super Center showed their support during their first day in business at the new facility in a big way!