Operation 1-1-1

Operation 111 is an initiative to educate and promote the sound conservation and restoration of natural habits and waters within  the five Gulf Coast states receiving funds related to the 2010 oil spill.  The Walton Family Foundation wants to ensure its meaningful contribution to the cause to let Gulf Coast residents know that we are all in this together for One Cause, One Coastline, One Chance.

Contact Operation 1-1-1

Scott Burns
Director, Walton Family Foundation Environmental Focus Area
Freshwater and Marine Conservation
The Walton Family Foundation
Washington, DC  20001
Phone: 202-457-9017


Service Area

Statewide service provider in:
  • Alabama
  • Florida
  • Louisiana
  • Mississippi
  • Texas

Office Locaters

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