As Good Citizens, we strive to elevate each other and the communities we serve.

Our Focus Areas

The Inspire Brands Foundation exists to ignite and nourish change for good. With compassion, possibility, and a champion’s spirit, we are making a difference in the communities we serve.


Childhood Hunger

According to the U.S. Department of Agriculture, childhood hunger affects more than 12 million U.S. kids, which can prevent them from performing their best. Through investments in local and national partners, we provide the food necessary to fuel potential.


Youth Leadership

We know the right experience at the right time can kickstart a child’s confidence for the future. Whether this experience is an introduction to a team environment, a transformative relationship, or a new way of thinking, we help unleash the leaders within the next generation.


Career Readiness

Basic job skills help lay the foundation for a strong future. By building partnerships within communities across America, we’re inspiring youth to see their full potential and chart their path to a successful career.

Driving change
for good

From our Support Centers to our restaurants, each of our brands are
driving change for good.  Here is what we have accomplished together.

Arby’s partners nationally with No Kid Hungry, Big Brothers Big Sisters, and Junior Achievement, to ensure that every kid is empowered to dream big and pursue their dreams with confidence.


donated to youth-related causes


organizations benefitted through local grants


meals provided to youth in need

The Baskin-Robbins Pint Sized Heroes program honors pediatric patients who bring happiness to others. These kids despite their challenges, find ways to inspire and bring happiness and joy to our communities – they are heroes. Pint-sized heroes are honored at their care facilities and receive an honorary $31,000 grant in their name for the children’s hospital where they receive treatment and free ice cream for a year. PSH help the care team determine ways these funds can be used to bring happiness and joy to other pediatric patients.


donated to hospitals in honor of Pint-Sized Heroes

Benefitting the Boys & Girls Clubs of America and other youth sports organizations, the Buffalo Wild Wings Foundation is helping thousands of youth develop life-enhancing skills through participation in team sports.


raised and donated to youth-related causes


balls provided for at-home sports


pieces of equipment provided to local BCGA Clubs

Dunkin Joy in Childhood Logo

The Dunkin’ Joy in Childhood Foundation brings the simple joys of childhood to kids battling hunger or illness. Through local grants to hunger relief organizations and children’s hospitals and through our signature programs like Dogs for Joy, Dunkin’ Prom and Connecting Joy, the Foundation helps kids feel like kids, even on their most difficult days.


grants given to children’s hospitals and nonprofits


organizations benefitted through local grants


children impacted by programs and grants per year

Launched in early 2021, the Jimmy John’s Foundation is dedicated to providing youth the opportunities and skills to ensure they are able to pursue their dreams and thrive. While the Foundation is just getting started, it builds on the legacy of community engagement by the Jimmy John’s brand and its franchisees.

Areas of Focus

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The Sonic Foundation is sparking brighter futures for America’s youth through support of hunger, education, and community. In partnership with DonorsChoose, Sonic’s Limeades for Learning program provides essential funds necessary for teachers to inspire creativity and learning.


donated since 2009


teachers supported through Limeades for Learning


students impacted