We ignite & nourish change for good
With compassion, possibility and a champion’s spirit, we are making a difference in the communities we serve.
In 2019, we donated more than $7 million to support youth-related organizations. With your help we can do more.
Our Focus Areas
Childhood hunger affects more than 12 million U.S. kids, which can prevent them from performing their best. Through investments in local and national partners, we provide the food necessary to fuel potential.
We know the right experience at the right time can kickstart a child’s confidence for the future. Whether this experience is an introduction to a team environment, a transformative relationship or a new way of thinking, we help unleash the leaders within the next generation.
Basic job skills help lay the foundation for a strong future. By building partnerships within communities across America, we’re inspiring youth to see their full potential and chart their path to a successful career.
Our Brand Foundations
“I believe everyone within our company has been either directly or indirectly impacted by hunger issues at one time in their lives. Our hope is to do whatever we can to minimize that for others in the future.”
– Tom Browne, Heartland Beef, Arby’s franchisee
We have a passion for sports and believe every kid deserves the chance to play. We are determined to close the access gap and allow as many children as possible the chance to become a champion.
“I grew up walking to the Boys & Girls Clubs from school, so this really hits home to be able to support them.”
– Leticia Sosa-Carver, General Manager, Buffalo Wild Wings
“This program has transformed my classroom, my career, and made my job so enjoyable.”
– Heather Hall, Limeades for Learning teacher
SONIC’s community giving programs are geared toward advancing education and educational opportunities for youth ages 4-22.
A passion for giving is core to Jimmy John’s culture. From youth education to wellness initiatives, the brand encourages local owners and team members to take active roles in helping their communities thrive.
“Our community involvement is a core tenet of how we run our business. We would not be where we are at today without the community support and it is extremely important for us to help others in any way we can.”
– Cheryl Doelker, Jimmy John’s franchisee
Our Supplier Partners