Corporate Partnership

Be Part of the Solution. There is no greater way to shape the future than by investing into the life of a child. By partnering with By The Hand you can change lives while also energizing your employees, expanding your brand and increasing your social responsibility.


Beyond aligning and activating your corporate values with social needs, a partnership with By The Hand can provide a multitude of benefits.


By investing in the children, families and communities that need it most, you are helping change lives.


Through a wide variety of volunteer opportunities you can build social awareness and provide increased loyalty with your employees.


When you partner with By The Hand, you don’t just get increased awareness, you align your brand with hope.


Thank you for your interest in volunteering with By The Hand Club For Kids! We value opportunities for our corporate partners to make a difference with our organization and the communities we serve. Please take a moment to complete this form and share your overall interest in serving with us. You will receive an immediate response from our corporate and foundation relations manager to organize your group’s volunteer experience. We look forward to meeting you!

By The Hand has operated in the black for 19 years. With responsible financial management and a healthy return on investment, By The Hand continues to set a high standard for nonprofit financial management.

This means that you can invest with confidence and maximize your impact.

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Functional Expenses

Functional Expenses

Potential Societal Impact: ROI Per Child

Economic Impact

  • The average earnings over 40 years is $2.4M for a person with a bachelor’s degree—more than twice the average for someone with a high school diploma, according to the U.S. Census Bureau
  • In contrast, the average lifetime societal burden is $2.1M for each high school dropout who enters a life of crime and drugs
  • For every child, this represents an ROI of $4.5M to $107,100 invested over 17 year period
  • The compounding effect of generations to come yields even higher returns
Featured Partner


We are deeply grateful for the investment that Vermeer Midwest is making in the lives of our kids at By The Hand. As a Platinum Sponsor, Vermeer has gone above and beyond to ensure our kids experience abundant life—mind, body and soul. By giving, volunteering, hosting career learning days and promoting our mission, Vermeer Midwest is helping our kids succeed in school and life.

Platinum Level

Alverin Cornell Foundation
Fellowes Brands
Lincoln Park Preschool & Kindergarten
Lindsay Windows
Novak Construction
Providence Bank & Trust
Seneca Petroleum

Gold Level

Benjamin B. Green-Field Foundation
First Trust
FT Cares Foundation
Group Fox
Malnati Family Foundation
Wells Fargo
Wheaton Eye Clinic

Silver Level

Coeur Mining
Executive Construction Foundation
Fitness Formula Clubs
GCM Grosvenor
Hard Rock Concrete Cutters
Hollingworth Candies
IICF - Insurance Industry Charitable Foundation
John Buck Company Foundation
Northern Trust
Premier Designs
Pures Food Specialties
Renew Chicago
Sheridan Road Charitable Foundation

Bronze Level

  • BMO Harris Bank
  • Brandtrust, Inc.
  • Darwill, Inc.
  • Envestnet Asset Management, Inc.
  • Fifth Third Bank
  • Stifel Financial Advisors
  • The Turner Construction Company Foundation

Sponsor Level

  • Compass Mortgage
  • DOD Technologies, Inc.
  • First Midwest Charitable Foundation
  • Lawrence’s Fisheries
  • MeTEOR Education, LLC
  • Paul J. Smit & Associates
  • Paulson Wealth Management
  • Salesforce
  • Sertifi, Inc.
  • Sterling Bay Companies, LLC
  • The Albertsons Companies Foundation, Jewel Osco Foundation
  • Vistex, Inc.
  • We Raise Foundation
  • Wagenmaker & Oberly
  • White Light Foundation

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There are many ways you can engage in our mission and even more ways you can benefit from a partnership with By The Hand. Contact us to learn more.