Girls on the Run St. Louis is privileged to collaborate with a variety of companies and non-profit organizations. Our partners range from family owned and operated businesses to local nonprofits, hospitals, national corporations, running companies and beyond. We have various levels and ways to engage with us each year, including becoming a sponsor
of the bi-annual 5k events. Please contact Emily Franz, Development Director at firstname.lastname@example.org
to learn more.
Ballpark Village, located next to Busch Stadium, has played a pivotal role in the revitalization of downtown St. Louis. This retail and entertainment district is a year-round gathering place that is active both day and night, as a model in enhancing the sports experience. Producing over 120 free annual events and welcoming over 10 million guests in its first three years, Ballpark Village is home for all St. Louis sports teams and a true living room for the City of St. Louis.
Big River Running Company is St. Louis’ local running and walking resource. They provide the best shopping experience possible for running shoes and apparel to make you a better runner as well as opportunities to socialize within the running and walking community. Big River has been a valued partner of Girls on the Run St. Louis since 2011.
BJC HealthCare is one of the largest nonprofit health care organizations in the United States, serving metro St. Louis, mid-Missouri and Southern Illinois. They are committed to improving the health and well-being of the people and communities they serve through leadership, education, innovation and excellence in medicine. BJC has been a sponsor of Girls on the Run since 2008.
The St. Louis Blues for Kids Foundation, the charitable trust of the St. Louis Blues, has a mission to positively impact programs and services that improve health and wellness of youth in the St. Louis area. Girls on the Run is honored to be a beneficiary since 2009. The foundation utilizes current Blues players, its strong alumni network and key partners to leverage their resources and improve the lives of children in need in order to create a brighter future for St. Louis.
Bunge North America is an agribusiness and food ingredient company dedicated to improving the global food supply chain. From the farm to the table, their team supplies raw and processed agricultural commodities and specialized food ingredients to a wide range of customers in the livestock, poultry, food processor, food services and bakery industries.
For 140 years, St. Louis Children’s Hospital has been keeping kids in the game and on track because of experts who are at the top of their game, in St. Louis and beyond. A not-for-profit hospital with expert pediatric care, research and education services and treatments sized just for kids. St. Louis Children’s Hospital, Guardians of Childhood, proud partners of Girls on the Run since 2008.
Cigna is a global health service company with 95 million customers around the world and more than 40,000 employees worldwide. As your partner in health, Cigna is available for their customers 24/7 with an expansive network built to help them meet their health goals. Cigna is on a mission to improve the health, well-being and peace of mind of those they serve. In 2018, Cigna combined with Express Scripts (headquartered in St. Louis) to become a new health services leader focused on reducing costs, improving the customer experience, enhancing care quality and producing better health outcomes. Cigna has been a national sponsor of Girls on the Run since 2014 and is proud to support Girls on the Run St. Louis in their mission to inspire girls to be joyful, healthy and confident.
Clayco is one of the nation's largest privately-owned real estate, architecture, engineering, design-build and construction firms. Clayco’s Network of Women empowers women both personally and professionally. Clayco NOW’s mission is to increase female leadership in the design, construction and real estate development industry. We connect, enable, and engage with women and communities across all areas of the industry to develop, impact and transform the culture from the inside out by investing in women. Our guiding goals are to provide an environment that creates the opportunity for real connections that empower women both personally and professionally, build awareness and break down gender bias, and have a measurable impact on our projects, competitors, partners, clients, employees and communities. Clayco has been a supporter of Girls on the Run St. Louis since 2009.
As a locally owned and operated gym, Club Fitness has always been more than just a place to lift weights. They want to lift members to happier and healthier lives by being the clean, functional and friendly gym for every BODY. They want to lift employees by being a safe place to grow professionally and personally as an employee owned company. And they want to lift the community by being an active contributor and partner to other organizations in the region.
Entercom – St. Louis connects brands to fans as the #1 creator of live and local entertainment and information in St. Louis. Home to your go-to radio stations, 102.5 KEZK, NOW96.3 and Y98 as well as the flagship of the St. Louis Cardinals – KMOX1120.
Deloitte provides industry-leading audit, consulting, tax and advisory services to many of the world's most admired brands, including 80 percent of the Fortune 500. In the United States, Deloitte and its subsidiaries have 80,000 professionals with a single focus: serving their clients and helping them solve their toughest problems. Deloitte has been a sponsor of Girls on the Run since 2016.
Edward Jones serves nearly 7 million investors from more offices than any other investment firm in America. They value the communities where they work and are committed to giving back. Their associates volunteer, donate and support a variety of charitable agencies, and they have been a partner of Girls on the Run St. Louis since 2008.
Emerson concentrates on the most complex and profound challenges facing the world in the process, industrial, commercial and residential markets. They are committed to giving back to the St. Louis community, especially to areas within North St. Louis County. Emerson has been a proud partner of Girls on the Run since 2008.
Ernst & Young is a global leader in assurance, tax, transaction and advisory services, and plays a critical role in building a better working world for their people, clients and for our communities. EY is consistenly voted one of the top places to work for women and has a strong affinity with organizations that support girls and women. They have been a supporter of Girls on the Run St. Louis since 2013.
Famous Footwear is your place for athletic and casual shoes for the whole family from hundreds of name brands. You'll find styles for women, men and kids from brands like Nike, Converse, Vans, Sperry, Madden Girl, Skechers, ASICS and more! With stores in the U.S. and Canada and even more selection online at Famous.com and FamousFootwear.ca, Famous Footwear is a leading family footwear destination for the famous brands you know and love.
First Watch, your go-to spot for breakfast, lunch and brunch, has over ten locations in the St. Louis region. They are committed to supporting the women who make First Watch a great place to eat - the servers, cooks, managers and farmers - and building up the girls and women who make St. Louis a great place to live.
FOX Sports Midwest is the television home of the Cardinals and the Blues, your home for St. Louis sports. FOX Sports Midwest employees have been involved as Girls on the Run volunteer coaches and parents of girls in the program. Through promotional advertising in Blues and Cardinals games, FOX Sports Midwest shares the excitement of the Girls on the Run program with the St. Louis community.
Girls Golf shares the game of golf with more than 70,000 girls across the globe through junior programs. Run in partnership with the LPGA Foundation and USGA, the Five E's of Girls Golf are to Empower, Enrich, Engage, Exercise and Energize girls through the game.
JLL creates rewarding opportunities and amazing spaces around the globe where people can achieve their ambitions. In doing so, they are building a better tomorrow for their clients, employees and communities. JLL buys, builds, occupies and invests in a variety of assets including industrial, commercial, retail, residential and hotel real estate.
KPMG is a global network of professional firms providing audit, tax and advisory services. Whether addressing complex business challenges or focusing on driving lifelong learning in our communities, KPMG employees have the same overarching goal: to make a difference today, while making the world a better place for future generations.
Polsinelli ranks as St. Louis’ 7th largest law firm and is known for its sophisticated legal work and entrepreneurial spirit in the field of law. Polsinelli has been a proud supporter of Girls on the Run St. Louis since 2014.
RSM US LLP is the leading U.S. provider of audit, tax and consulting services focused on the middle market. The passion exhibited by RSM colleagues in support of their communities serves as an enduring testament to the firm’s tradition of stewardship. From the RSM US Foundation’s efforts to build the middle market leaders of tomorrow to volunteerism to diversity and inclusion, RSM employees are providing care and inspiration for tens of thousands of friends, colleagues, neighbors and families.
The Saint Louis Track Club, founded in 1970, encourages running, walking and fitness for persons of all ages and abilities. The club organizes events, disseminates information related to the benefits of running and physical activity and encourages membership. The St. Louis Track Club has been a supporter of Girls on the Run since 2015.
Schnucks, a progressive, family-owned supermarket retailer with 100 stores in Missouri, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa and Wisconsin, has been serving St. Louis customers for over 75 years. Schnucks works to enhance and enrich the lives of those living in the neighborhoods served by their stores. They believe in these communities and are proud to invest in organizations that foster health and wellness, civic progress, education and quality of life. Schnucks is the exclusive Finish Line Food and Water Sponsor of the Girls on the Run 5k.
With Start Right, breakfast is solved! Where healthy and nutritious meet convenient and delicious. A proud partner of GOTR-STL, Start Right’s mission is to fill your breakfast plate with convenient and delicious meals, all packed with the power of protein.
St. Joseph’s Academy is a private, Catholic high school for girls in St. Louis. Founded in 1840 by the Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet, their mission is to provide quality Catholic education for young women in an environment that challenges them to grow in faith, knowledge and respect for self and others.
Swank Motion Pictures helps spread the magic of movies and TV shows beyond homes and theaters. They license and distribute content to non-theatrical markets like worldwide cruise lines, U.S. colleges and universities, K-12 public schools and libraries, hospitals, motor coaches, Amtrak trains, correctional facilities and other markets such as parks, art museums and businesses. With one-on-one customer service, groundbreaking technology and close partnerships with the world’s best studios, we help our customers entertain, inspire and inform their audiences wherever they are. Swank is the exclusive Volunteer Sponsor of the Girls on the Run 5k.
Visitation Academy is an independent, Catholic school offering a coeducational early childhood program for Grades Toddler through Kindergarten and the area’s only all-girls environment in Grades 1-12. Viz understands the ways girls learn, both in and out of the classroom, and creates an educational experience that promotes curiosity, free expression, and problem-solving; builds confidence; and allows students to, “Be who you are and be that well.” The schools’ commitment to academic excellence is complemented by a vibrant fine arts program, diverse entrepreneurial studies, inclusive yet competitive athletics program, and numerous extracurricular clubs and service opportunities.
Washington University Physical Therapy is a St. Louis leader in advancing physical health through movement and interdisciplinary research, and provides outstanding clinical care to runners of all ages. Clinicians work with you to implement the most clinically effective—and cost-effective—treatment. They have three clinical practice locations: the Central West End, Washington University Danforth Campus and their newest location in O’Fallon, MO.
The Women's Dermatologic Society, founded in 1973, is dedicated to helping dermatologists fulfill their greatest potential and assisting them in making a contribution to their specialty and society. They are committed to issues relevant to women and their families.