About

The Inspire Brands Foundation exists to ignite and nourish change for good. Across the country, the Inspire Brands Foundation does business as the Arby’s Foundation, the Buffalo Wild Wings Foundation, SONIC Foundation and the Jimmy John’s Foundation, respectively. In 2019, the Inspire Brands Foundation donated more than $7 million to youth-related causes in the U.S. The Inspire Brands Foundation is a registered 501(c)(3) non-profit headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia.

Our Aspirations

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Elevate the communities we serve and play a valuable role in their growth.

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Invest in and partner with organizations dedicated to providing food to the children who need it most.

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Unleash the next generation of leaders by helping young people build the skills and confidence they need to succeed.

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Inspire youth to realize their full potential and chart their path to a successful career.

Board of Trustees

All Board Tenures: December 2019 – December 2021

ANTONIO MACHADO
Principal
Korn Ferry
Independent Trustee

BILL BOLLING
Founder Atlanta Community Foodbank
Independent Trustee

CHRIS FULLER
Chief Communications Officer
Inspire Brands
Board Chairman

CHRIS HELD
Chief Supply Officer
Inspire Brands

DANTON NOLAN
Business CFO
Inspire Brands

DAVID POWELL
Chief Revenue Officer
Corsica Technologies
Independent Trustee

ED BAKER
Executive in Residence
Georgia State University
Independent Trustee

JIM TAYLOR
President
Arby’s

LYLE TICK
President
Buffalo Wild Wings

PATTY TUCKER
Senior Communications Counselor
Treehouse Counsel
Independent Trustee

TRAVIS J. MURPHY
International Government Relations Advisor
National Basketball Association (NBA)
Independent Trustee