Girls on the Run International is proud to partner with Athleta, LEGO Friends, Secret, Cigna, Famous Footwear, Gamma Phi Beta and SmartWool as we work to deliver our life-changing program to more than 120,000 girls each year. These companies are vital to advancing our mission and provide financial, in-kind and volunteer support while leveraging their brand’s assets to raise awareness about the program across North America.
Athleta is the exclusive national athletic apparel sponsor of Girls on the Run. Our organizations’ values are well aligned as we are each committed to inspiring girls and women everywhere to achieve their limitless potential. It is through their heartfelt commitment to the program that the company sought to partner with Girls on the Run at the national level.
Cigna is proud to be the exclusive national health care sponsor of Girls on the Run. The company’s mission is to help people improve their health, well-being and sense of security, and child wellness is a key part of that mission. Girls on the Run was recently named the first recipient of the Cigna Foundation’s World of Difference Grants, a program that awards funding to nonprofits that are committed to improving children’s wellness, senior care, women’s health and health equity.
Gamma Phi Beta Sorority is the exclusive National Panhellenic Conference Girls on the Run National Sponsor. Our philanthropic focus, Building Strong Girls, gives girls the confidence to dream big. As a National Sponsor, Gamma Phi Beta Sorority provides support to Girls on the Run through financial contributions at the local and international level and hands-on local support from our extensive and passionate membership throughout the U.S. and Canada.
SmartWool is a National 5k Partner and the official sock of the Girls on the Run 5k Series. SmartWool upholds strong values around high performance products, conscience business ethics and affecting a positive change in the world through volunteer service and their SmartWool Advocacy Fund. They believe that the future of the planet rests on healthy, active kids.
FOX Sports Supports, the charitable branch of FOX Sports, announced its 2016 initiatives, including Girls on the Run. FOX Sports Supports contributes through the production of public service announcements, broadcast and cable air time, special event activations, verbal and special messages during FOX Sports programming. It has become the industry leader in raising awareness for worthwhile causes like education, military, health awareness and human services. In the last eight years, FOX Sports Supports has supported 30 charities, from helping children with cancer to assisting military personnel and their families, and through its various media channels and on-site support has successfully helped generate millions of dollars in donations to these worthy causes. Fox Sports Supports will support Girls on the Run, to empower young girls and instill confidence through running.