Those Who Support Us
Every child deserves a good start in life, no matter what their circumstance. Our supporters know this, and that it takes the strength of a community to ensure BabyGoRound is able lend a hand to new families in need. From corporations donating funds or services, to influencers helping us spread the word, to individual donations, every bit of support comes together to make BabyGoRound what it is. We can’t thank our supporters enough!
We couldn’t do what we do without our corporate partners! These caring businesses have partnered with BabyGoRound to provide significant funds, good and/or services on an ongoing basis to really help us make an impact. Find out about the corporate partners we work with below.
CIBC Miracle Day™ is a proud tradition that has helped to improve the lives of millions of children since it began in 1984. Every year, on the first Wednesday in December, the CIBC Capital Markets team and CIBC Wood Gundy Investment Advisors donate their fees and commissions to help kids in need. Since its inception, CIBC Miracle Day has raised over $106 million for children’s charities across Canada and $256 million globally. BabyGoRound is proud to be a recipient of funding through this amazing initiative!
Pan American Silver
Pan American Silver is the world’s pre-eminent silver producer, with a reputation for excellence in discovery, engineering and sustainable development. Pan American Silver has several underground and open pit operations in Mexico, Peru, Bolivia, Argentina, Canada and Guatemala. They believe in the importance of corporate giving to help the communities in which they operate. BabyGoRound is one of the many charities chosen by their donation committee to support financially. We are so thankful for this impactful partnership.
Vancouver Fraser Port Authority
Thank you to the Vancouver Fraser Port Authority, representing the Port of Vancouver, for generously donating to BabyGoRound through its Community Investment Program to support our operational costs! This funding allows us to have the staff in place to deliver our services to families, without whom we would not be able consistently and effectively support families. Establishing a team that treats families with respect, compassion, and dignity while also developing systems to use donations and resources most efficiently is an essential part of maintaining an effective program and we are so grateful to the Port Authority for helping to make this possible.
Beba Bean is a local company making thoughtful, adorable and memorable items, including the bestselling Pee Pee Teepee, baby clothing, infant blankets and swaddlers, baby toys and baby shoes. We are delighted to partner with Beba Bean to provide beautiful new knit items to the families we support.
Love Child Organics
Love Child Organics is a Canadian organic baby and children’s food company that believes in the importance of making the highest quality products, and supporting families in need. BabyGoRound is fortunate to have been chosen by Love Child Organics as one of four dedicated non-profits they support with their Spreading the Love campaign. Throughout the year, BabyGoRound receives both monetary and product donations from Love Child Organics, and we’re so thankful for this impactful partnership.
Banan Creative is a boutique design company based in Toronto and Victoria that serves growing businesses nationally. Not only are they incredibly creative, but they are also caring, and have committed to supporting BabyGoRound by providing ongoing complimentary and discounted design services. We can’t thank them enough, and especially love this new website they created!
If you’d like to find out more information about how your business can get involved with BabyGoRound, please get in touch.
BabyGoRound was selected to receive a scaled three year grant from SVP Vancouver. We are currently in our third year of funding. Social Venture Partners are entrepreneurs, business professionals, volunteers, parents, community leaders, and engaged philanthropists – a global network of local partners connecting passion and purpose. They take an innovative approach to philanthropy, leveraging their dollars, networks, professional skills and resources to support their Investees. SVP Vancouver has found that this “time plus money” approach helps their Investees increase their capacity to deliver positive social impact. Through the venture philanthropy model, SVP Vancouver seeks to effect significant, long-term positive social change in our community by strengthening the organizational capacity of local non-profits by investing time, money, and expertise to help them to scale their impact and become high-performing, sustainable organizations; and encouraging SVP Partners and their families to be well-informed, effective, and engaged philanthropists who inspire others in the community.
Quiet Cove Foundation
Quiet Cove Foundation is a private family foundation based in Vancouver, BC, with a mission to seek out innovative solutions to large scale social issues. Quiet Cove Foundation believes in investing in ideas and people, and that in order to make change in our world, we need to think outside of the box and take big risks. We are delighted that Quiet Cove Foundation has chosen to invest in BabyGoRound for a second year!
Seedlings Foundation is a private family foundation based in Vancouver, BC, which seeks to fund programs to enrich the lives of individuals and families in the community. The Foundation supports initiatives that foster involvement and belonging primarily in local communities. They direct their grants to a limited number of organizations relating to three major opportunities: social programs, the arts and the environment. The Foundation supports pattern-breaking initiatives with the potential for a multiplier effect in the community. BabyGoRound is proud to have had the support of the Seedlings Foundation for three years.
The Giustra Foundation
For over two decades, The Giustra Foundation has supported innovative solutions to some of the world’s most pressing humanitarian and economic challenges. When a crisis hits, The Giustra Foundation strives for immediate action, but they also believe in trying to prevent a crisis before it happens through donations to charities in British Columbia and elsewhere in Canada. They assist and develop initiatives focused on women and children, health and education, homelessness, and refugee resettlement.
Envision Financial Community Endowment
First West Foundation is proud to provide grants through the Envision Financial Community
Endowment. Promoting Resilient and Resourceful Communities – funding is primarily for programs/projects aimed at those who are affected by socio-economic factors such as poverty, crime, violence, abuse, unemployment, underemployment, single parents, hunger, homelessness, lack of education, mental health/addictions.
TELUS Friendly Future Foundation
Thank you to the TELUS Friendly Future Foundation for generously donating funds to support BabyGoRound’s operational costs! This funding allows us to have the staff in place to deliver our services to families, without whom we would not be able consistently and effectively support families. Establishing a team that treats families with respect, compassion, and dignity while also developing systems to use donations and resources most efficiently is an essential part of maintaining an effective program and we are so grateful to TELUS Friendly Future Foundation for helping to make this possible.
We are so appreciative of the help we receive from our Community Supporters! They are typically small businesses, or local events that choose to support BabyGoRound on a one-off basis or in small ways whenever they can. There is no set way to help when it comes to community support, so if you are a small business or are holding an event and wish to support BabyGoRound, please get in touch and let’s see how we can collaborate!