Corporate Partners

We take a well-rounded approach to help members move towards self-sufficiency, and we ask our national partners to do the same. Game-changing partners literally alter the course of our organization. The partners below impact member success nationwide through employee engagement, programmatic support, financial support and board engagement.

National Partners

Accenture

Accenture is a global management consulting, technology services and outsourcing company, who collaborates with clients to help them become high-performance businesses and governments. Corporate citizenship is fundamental to Accenture’s character and the way they run their business. It is anchored in their core values, and ultimately, reflected in the actions of their people.

Through our partnership with Accenture’s Skills to Succeed program, we work hand in hand to make a sustainable difference in the long-term vibrancy and vitality of people and our communities.

Ace Cash Express

ACE Cash Express, Inc. is a leading retailer of financial services, including short-term consumer loans, check cashing, bill payment and prepaid debit card services. ACE is the largest owner and operator of check cashing stores in the United States and the second largest owner and operator of short-term consumer loan stores in the United States. ACE focuses on serving consumers, many of whom seek alternatives to traditional banking relationships in order to gain convenient and immediate access to financial services. The ACE Community Fund is ACE’s corporate giving program, which provides for organizations that help children, support education and promote financial literacy. Since its inception in 2004, the ACE Community Fund has donated more than $7.3 million to charitable organizations nationwide.

Aramark

Aramark (NYSE: ARMK) proudly serves Fortune 500 companies, world champion sports teams, state-of-the-art healthcare providers, the world’s leading educational institutions, iconic destinations and cultural attractions, and numerous municipalities in 19 countries around the world. Our 270,000 team members deliver experiences that enrich and nourish millions of lives every day through innovative services in food, facilities management and uniforms. We operate our business with social responsibility, focusing on initiatives that support our diverse workforce, advance consumer health and wellness, protect our environment, and strengthen our communities. Aramark is recognized as one of the World’s Most Admired Companies by FORTUNE, as well as an employer of choice by the Human Rights Campaign and Diversity Inc. Learn more here or connect with us on Facebook and Twitter.

AT&T

AT&T is bringing it all together for its customers, from revolutionary smartphones to next-generation TV services and sophisticated solutions for multi-national businesses. For more than a century, AT&T has consistently provided innovative, reliable, high-quality products and services and excellent customer care. Today, the company’s mission is to connect people with their world, everywhere they live and work, and do it better than anyone else. AT&T supports Back on My Feet nationally and locally with Board Members, campaign, race and event support.

BIMBO BAKERIES USA

Bimbo Bakeries USA (BBU) is a leader in the baking industry, known for its category leading brands, innovative products, freshness and quality. BBU seeks to make a difference every day by promoting healthy lifestyles that include a well-balanced diet and frequent physical activity.

BBU supports various Back on My Feet efforts including the Stroehmann’s Back on My Feet 5Miler, Sneaker Week and other campaigns nationwide.

Bionic

Honored to be named #120 of Inc 5000’s List of Fastest Growing Companies in America! Bionic is an army of entrepreneurs who have built and scaled companies. We are radical outsiders enabling the world’s largest companies to grow at the speed of startups. Bionic installs a startup ecosystem into large enterprises: we call it the Growth OS. First, we pair companies with our entrepreneurs-in-residence, who introduce the methods, tools, and technologies of lean entrepreneurship. Second, we install a governance structure for senior leadership called a Growth Board, which enables executives to manage a portfolio of early stage startups like a venture capitalist would. The Growth Board moves executives from operator mode to creator mode, which is critical for lean to scale inside an enterprise. Together, this integrated operating system enables a permanent, always-on capability for growth. Technology has obliterated business barriers to entry. Large enterprises that once built walls around their markets now struggle to match the steep growth of startups. The entrepreneurs at Bionic started as disruptors. Now we help global companies compete by reigniting the entrepreneurship in their DNA.

Brown

Brown Advisory is an independent investment and strategic advisory firm committed to providing its clients with a combination of first-class investment performance, strategic advice and the highest level of service. Founded in 1993 as an affiliate of Alex. Brown & Sons, a leading U.S. investment bank, Brown Advisory became independent in 1998. Today the firm serves private clients and institutions in 36 countries from eight offices globally and is responsible for over $60 billion in client assets as of March 31, 2018. The firm’s colleague equity ownership, experienced investment professionals, collaborative investment process and client-first culture help to make a material difference in the lives of its clients.

CIGNA

Cigna Corporation (NYSE: CI) is a global health service company dedicated to helping people improve their health, well-being and sense of security. All products and services are provided exclusively by or through operating subsidiaries of Cigna Corporation, including Connecticut General Life Insurance Company, Cigna Health and Life Insurance Company, Life Insurance Company of North America and Cigna Life Insurance Company of New York. Such products and services include an integrated suite of health services, such as medical, dental, behavioral health, pharmacy, vision, supplemental benefits, and other related products including group life, accident and disability insurance. Cigna maintains sales capability in 30 countries and jurisdictions, and has more than 90 million customer relationships throughout the world.

ERNST & YOUNG

Ernst & Young (trading as EY) is a is one of the “Big Four” audit firms and is the third largest professional services firm in the world. The organization operates as a network of member firms which are separate legal entities in individual countries. EY has 212,000 employees in over 700 offices around 150 countries in the world. It provides assurance including financial audit, tax, consulting and advisory services to companies. As of 2015, EY was the 11th largest privately owned organization in the United States. EY continues to reinforce their commitment to community with volunteer opportunities, pro bono services, workplace giving and fundraising.

MARRIOTT Intl.

Marriott’s commitment to society blends corporate financial contributions with in-kind giving and the volunteer service of their associates around the world. Marriott shares some of the same values that Back on My Feet thrives on. Marriott believes in serving the associates, the customer, and the community. Their fundamental beliefs are enduring and the keys to its continued success.

Marriott has been a proud supporter of Back on My Feet for years, providing in-kind services for Back on My Feet travel and hosting many events for chapters, including Launches and Bashes. In addition, Marriott interviews and hires Back on My Feet Residential Members, truly moving them toward independence.

Morgan Lewis

With 25 offices in the United States, Europe, Asia, and the Middle East, Morgan Lewis provides comprehensive transactional, litigation, labor and employment, regulatory, and intellectual property legal services to clients of all sizes from global Fortune 100 companies to just-conceived startups across all major industries. The firm’s service philosophy is grounded in a disciplined approach to advancing clients interests as effectively and efficiently as possible. Morgan Lewis has been a great partner for Back on My Feet, supporting the organization with local and national board members, financial contributions, and legal advice.

White Lodging

White Lodging is one of the fastest-growing, fully-integrated independent hotel ownership, development and management companies in the country. A trusted leader, White Lodging consistently delivers superior leading brand hotel experiences and premium returns on investment among mid-to-large scale, brand hotels across the country.


Interested in becoming a partner?

If you are a business owner seeking hardworking and committed employees please contact partnerships@backonmyfeet.org or fill out the form here.

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