CENTRIC BRANDS KICKS OFF 10 DAYS OF GIVING

November 30, 2021

At Centric Brands, our social impact efforts are centered around our commitment to serve and uplift the communities where we live and do busines. During the holiday season, and every season, we are dedicated to giving back to organizations that are making a lasting impact on the world around us.

This Giving Tuesday, Centric Brands is kicking off its second annual 10 Days of Giving fundraising event. Throughout the initiative, associates have the opportunity to donate their time and resources to local partner organizations. At the end of the event, Centric Brands pledges to donate an additional monetary gift to each partner charity, to help support their work.

Over the next 10 days, follow along on Centric Brands Instagram stories for updates and highlights from the fundraising event. 

Learn about our partner charities below:

Los Angeles

Covenant House California: Covenant House provides housing and support services to young people in need. Through comprehensive life-affirming programs, Covenant House engages youth on the street, provides no-barrier, safe, and short-term housing to meet immediate needs, and longer-term transitional housing to assist those who are ready for independent living. They are committed to helping every young person in need 24/7, 365 days a year. 

Toys For Tots in Southern California: The mission of Toys for Tots is to collect new unwrapped toys and distributes those toys to children in need at Christmas time. Local campaigns are conducted annually in over 800 communities covering all 50 states.

Greensboro

Kids Path – AuthoraCare Collective: Kids Path is a distinctive program of AuthoraCare Collective that supports children coping with series illness and loss. Through Kids Path’s grief services, licensed counselors provide individual counseling, support groups and workshops for children aged 4-18 who are coping with the death or serious illness of loved ones. To learn more about Kids Path, please visit their website. 

Be a Santa To a Senior: Be a Santa To a Senior, organized by Ready to Care by Home Instead, coordinates gifts to be sent to seniors during the holiday season. You can support by finding a local gift tree, shopping online with Amazon, and making a donation. Since the program began in 2003, there have been 2 million gifts given.

Family Success Center: Family Success Center offers families living in poverty services to meet the needs of the entire family. Their mission is to help break the cycle of crisis, vulnerability and poverty by leading individuals down the path towards stability, self-sufficiency and economic independence. This is done by providing trainings, resources and general support for families in need. To learn more about Family Success Center, please visit their website.

New York City

God’s Love We Deliver: God’s Love We Deliver cooks and home-delivers nutritious, medically tailored meals for people too sick to shop or cook for themselves. Give a gift today to help GLWD provide nutritious meals and unlimited nutrition counseling for individuals and their families affected by life-altering illness at a time when they need us most.

WHEDco: The Women’s Housing and Economic Development Corporation (WHEDco) is a community development organization founded on the radically simple idea that all people deserve healthy, vibrant communities. WHEDco’s mission is to give the South Bronx access to all the resources that create thriving neighborhoods: from high-quality early education and after-school programs, to fresh, healthy food, cultural programming, and economic opportunity.

Canada

Moisson Montreal Food Bank: Moisson Montreal Food Bank gathers food and basic products to distribute, free of charge, to community organizations in Montreal. They serve 288 community organizations on a regular basis in Montreal and has distributed 20.4 million kilos of food, worth close to $117.6 million. 

Batshaw Youth and Family Centres: Batshaw Youth and Family Centres provides psychosocial, rehabilitation and social integration services, as well as ensures the provision of services related to child placement, adoption, adoption disclosure, reunification, expertise to the Superior Court and meditation.

Leukemia & Lymphoma Society of Canada: The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society of Canada’s Light the Night event is Canada’s night to pay tribute, bring hope and celebrate the blood cancer community. Each year, more than 35,000 Canadians participate in raising money for research and community programs to improve the lives of people affected by blood cancers.

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