Corporate Partners

Through partnerships with exceptional public, private and humanitarian organizations and the support of forward-thinking foundations, WE Charity and WE Day programs are empowering young people around the world with the support, resources and inspiration they need to become lifelong world-changers.

We are grateful for support from the following partners and supporters:

Founding Partners

Our Founding Partners demonstrate a true commitment to community development and youth empowerment in a multitude of ways. Their strong leadership helps drive positive change, empowering people and transforming lives the world over.

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Allstate Foundation

The Allstate Foundation is one of the largest personal lines insurers in the United States and is passionate about promoting “the good” within our communities, our classrooms and ourselves. In order to continue this commitment to bringing out the good, both locally and globally, The Allstate Foundation has teamed up with WE Charity and WE Day as a National Co-Title Sponsor of WE Day and WE Schools, bringing amazing experiences like WE Day California, Seattle, Minnesota and Illinois to tens of thousands of youth; as well as bringing the WE Schools service-learning program to youth and educators across the United States. Thanks to the Allstate Foundation’s significant support, WE Charity and WE Day continue to create an impact and empower youth across the world to become positive social change-makers.


DHL

DHL Express is a division of DHL, the world’s leading postal and logistics company with operations in over 220 countries and territories. DHL Express is committed to connecting people and improving lives. Our longstanding partnership with DHL Express began in 2011 with the Canadian division and has since grown to include DHL Express USA as well. Since 2011 DHL has provided key logistics and postal support to WE, helping to grow Artisan programs internationally and expand WE Day across Canada and the United States. With the help of DHL, the WE movement has been able to deliver impacts and resources to a generation of young leaders ready to roll up their sleeves to improve their local and global communities.


Microsoft

Microsoft is passionate about supporting people and organizations around the world with the technology that helps them achieve more. As a North American sponsor of WE Day and WE Schools, Microsoft empowers young people with the technology and skills they need to create a more inclusive world. With their support of WE Are One, a WE Schools action campaign, Microsoft is empowering youth to become leaders in creating a future that is truly accessible to everyone.


Nutrien

Nutrien partners with WE as a founding partner of the WE Villages Food Pillar, helping empower farmers and communities globally with programs that promote food security and improved agricultural practices. Domestically, Nutrien is helping inspire and educate the next generation of youth on the importance of sustainable farming practices and how they relate to food security. As the world’s largest provider of crop inputs, services and solutions, Nutrien plays a critical role in feeding the future by helping growers increase food production in a sustainable manner. Nutrien is raising expectations about what an agriculture company can be and, together with WE, is working toward the Sustainable Development Goal of ending hunger and feeding 10 billion people by 2050.


RBC

As one of Canada’s largest banks, RBC is committed to providing the foundation, resources and guidance to help kids believe in themselves, become leaders and be inspired to take action to make the world a better place. Since 2012, RBC has been a National Co-Title Sponsor of WE Day and a National Premier Partner of WE Schools, reinforcing their position as a leading corporate citizen committed to empowering and enabling youth to become local and global agents of change. Through RBC’s focused support of programs like WE Create Change and their own employee engagement efforts with WE Day events from coast to coast, RBC brings their commitment to life and helps kids from across Canada create the change they want to see in the world.


Telus

Guided by their philosophy—We Give Where We Live—TELUS is committed to making a meaningful difference in communities across Canada by ensuring that youth today are inspired to create positive change. TELUS has supported WE Day since the inaugural event in 2007, engaging hundreds of thousands of youth at the event and online. In 2012, TELUS expanded their support of WE Day and became a National Co-Title Sponsor, helping bring the event across Canada. Together, WE and TELUS have developed unique cyberbullying awareness and prevention programs to help inform and keep Canadian youth safe online. Through our decade-long partnership, tens of thousands of Canadian youth have been empowered to rise above to #EndBullying.


Unilever

As one of the world’s largest producers of consumer goods, Unilever is committed to building a sustainable future in accordance with the UN Sustainable Development Goals. In 2014, Unilever joined WE Day as a co-title sponsor of the inaugural WE Day California and has since expanded their support of WE Day and WE Schools, becoming our first-ever North American partner. Unilever is helping us inspire youth across Canada and the United States to become empowered to create bright futures via their support of WE programs. Our partnership with Unilever includes national sponsorship of WE Schools and the WE Lead for Change Speaking Tour, sponsorship of WE Days in New York, California, and Toronto, as well as participation in innovative Track Your Impact retail programs that help consumers do good with their everyday choices.


Walgreens

Walgreens believes that every person and every purchase can have a positive impact in the US and around the world. By partnering with WE, Walgreens is empowering Americans to make a difference through their everyday purchases by selling products in stores that support WE programming. Additionally, Walgreens sponsors the WE Schools WE Give Health campaign, promoting physical and mental well-being to young people across the country. Walgreens is also a national sponsor of WE Days in the U.S., and a presenting sponsor of the WE Day Broadcast.

Change-Makers

Change-Makers represent a diverse range of companies that are dedicated to empowering youth to change the world. These partners’ multi-year commitments represent a significant investment in creating change. Their unparalleled contributions have allowed WE Charity, WE Day and WE Schools to expand our reach both at home and overseas—enabling us to fulfill our mission of freedom for all young people to achieve their fullest potential.

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Cadllac Fairview

Together CF and WE are igniting a spark in tomorrow’s leaders today.


DHL

DHL Express is a division of DHL, the world’s leading postal and logistics company with operations in over 220 countries and territories. DHL Express is committed to connecting people and improving lives. Our longstanding partnership with DHL Express began in 2011 with the Canadian division and has since grown to include DHL Express USA as well. Since 2011 DHL has provided key logistics and postal support to WE, helping to grow Artisan programs internationally and expand WE Day across Canada and the United States. With the help of DHL, the WE movement has been able to deliver impacts and resources to a generation of young leaders ready to roll up their sleeves to improve their local and global communities.


Jeunesse Kids

Jeunesse Kids and WE partnered in 2014 to create a positive impact in the lives of children worldwide. Jeunesse Kids’ mission is to build a better tomorrow and make a meaningful difference for young people in communities across the globe. Through implementing WE’s sustainable development model in Kenya, China, Ecuador, and India, Jeunesse is lifting communities out of poverty and into self-sustainability for generations to come.


RODAN + FIELDS

Rodan + Fields® believes everyone has the opportunity to make a difference in their own lives—and in the lives of others. At the core of everything they do is a commitment to create positive change in people’s skin, in their lives and, ultimately, in the lives of others. Through their Prescription for Change Foundation, they are passionate about giving people the opportunity to change their own lives and extend this mission to the next generation. Rodan + Fields Prescription for Change Foundation partnered with WE in 2017 to support WE Day and WE Schools across North America, with the goal of providing young people with life-changing education and leadership skills to develop the proficiency and self-confidence to become the leaders of tomorrow.


President’s Choice Children’s Charity

Food is powerful. By providing access to healthy food and nutrition education, President’s Choice Children’s Charity is putting the power of food in the hands of Canadian children, improving their well-being and enabling them to make a positive contribution to the world. Through the WE Schools Program, WE Charity and President’s Choice Children’s Charity are empowering children to take charge of their health and use their voices to drive awareness around nutrition – at school, at home, and in their community.


DOW

Dow is committed to advancing science and innovation in response to the world’s most pressing challenges – enhancing the quality of life for current and future generations, while creating long-term sustainable value for the Company, its customers and its shareholders. Together Dow and WE are inspiring young people to harness the power of STEM to create innovative solutions that address local or global challenges.


BATTAT

Battat is a family-owned business that is almost 120 years old and has been operating in North America for over 45 years. The company has been in the business of designing and marketing high-quality toys for more than 40 years. For every B. toy​ and Our Generation doll, outfit or accessory purchased, a portion of sales goes to the WE Villages program to help provide education in developing countries.


Ford

Canada’s longest-established automaker, Ford has partnered with WE Charity as our National Automotive Partner since 2014. Committed to empowering communities and drive the partnership through a number of programs, Ford supports WE Schools programming and sponsors WE Day nationally across Canada. Ford of Canada’s unique partnership with WE Charity generously supports and enhances the organization’s domestic programming, helping to empower the lives of youth across the nation.


Goodlife Fitness

Founded in 1979, GoodLife Fitness has been helping to transform the health and wellness of Canadians every day.


Klick Health

Klick Health is the world’s largest independent health marketing and commercialization agency. The company offers marketing, operational and learning services, such as custom web application development, consulting, content and creative development and web analytics.


KPMG

KPMG is one of the world’s leading professional services firms and the fastest growing Big Four accounting firm in the United States. Our longstanding partnership with KPMG began in 2010 with the Canadian firm, and has since expanded to include the United Kingdom and the United States. With a commitment to lifelong learning KPMG supports WE Schools programming and WE Day events around the world, with the goal of developing the next generation of leaders through civic engagement and the development of 21st century leadership skills: collaboration, communication and problem solving.


Mastermind toys

Mastermind has partnered with WE to provide access to education and support for kids across the world! In some places kids don’t have things like pencils and notebooks to help them do well in school. With your help a kid just like you will be able to go to school where they can learn, have fun and be anything they want to be.


West Jet Cares for Kids

As Canada’s most-preferred airline, WestJet is powered by an award-winning culture of care. Together, through the WestJet Cares for Kids program, WestJet provides WE Charity with the gift of flight to fly students from rural communities to WE Days across Canada. This partnership is inspiring world-changing youth by enabling them to experience the annual youth empowerment event and undergo customized leadership training with like-minded individuals.

Champions

By tapping into their teams’ creativity, enthusiasm and spirit, WE Charity Champions find unique and exciting ways to give back both locally and overseas. We recognize the incredible efforts of these groups to join us in our mission to empower youth and transform communities around the world.

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Ontario
Bond
Cuddle and Kind.

KEG
Mattamy Homes
Edmonton Oilers

Chicago Community Trust
Delta
Egg Farmers of Canada

Freshii
Teck
Skoll Foundation

Hersheys
Indigo
Nelson

Valiant
Robin Hood

Friends

Friends of WE Charity and WE Day demonstrate that everyone can help make a difference. We are very grateful to the following groups for their generosity and support.

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  • 60 Million Girls
  • Boardwalk Rental
  • Canucks/Rogers Arena
  • Chalkboard Plus (Bells and Whistles Solutions)
  • Chegg
  • CHG Healthcare
  • Crown Family Philanthropies
  • Dairy Farmers’ Association
  • EF Tours
  • H20 For Life
  • James Richardson & Sons
  • Jeffrey M Consulting
  • Jugo Juice
  • McIntosh Perry
  • Merill Corporation
  • Metro Ford Dealers of Ottawa
  • NFL
  • Ottawa Canadian Tire Place
  • Robert R. McCormick Foundation
  • Saddledome
  • Siemens
  • Silver Wheaton
  • Staples
  • The Travel Corporation
  • Tridel
  • VIA Rail
  • Winnipeg MTS Centre

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Supporters

Supporters of WE Charity and WE Day dedicate their efforts to sharing our message of youth empowerment across many networks. They are pivotal partners in our mission and we are proud to have them as part of the WE Charity and WE Day family.

ambassadors

  • Accenture
  • Andrew Peller Limited
  • Archangel Academy
  • AON
  • Beck Taxi
  • Boston Pizza
  • Buck Naked Soaps
  • Canad Inns
  • Cintas
  • Cisco
  • CrucialLogics
  • Egan Visual
  • Fossil Foundation
  • FTC Japan
  • Gail Asper Family Foundation
  • Henkel
  • HYLA
  • Kernels
  • LEGO Canada Inc.
  • Messagepoint
  • Millgard Foundation
  • MLSE
  • Multi Material Stewardship Manitoba (MMSM)
  • Pizzaville
  • Ritchie Bros.
  • Sigma Systems
  • TMX Shorcan
  • TruRating