Partnerships that expand possibilities for economic security
A generous network of corporations, foundations and major doors support Hot Bread Kitchen by investing in our programs and amplifying our message and mission. Together, thanks to the resources they provide, we are building a food system that equitably compensates talent and sustains a diverse workforce while celebrating culinary tradition and innovation. For information on partnership possibilities, contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Ways to partner with Hot Bread Kitchen
Financial contributions power our workforce and incubator programs. This essential support enables us to invest deeply into services that best support the women and entrepreneurs seeking economic mobility through careers in food.
We invite you to be a part of various sponsorship and marketing opportunities throughout the year, including our Breakfast with Breadwinners annual benefit and The Kitchen Conference that convenes industry changemakers. Sponsorship offers a way to showcase your commitment to economic mobility and demonstrate thought leadership in the workforce development and culinary industry.
We collaborate with partners and brands to develop creative consumer-focused campaigns that advance economic equality. From point-of-sale initiatives to co-branded merchandise, to event integration, let’s come up with an innovative idea together. Learn more.
We offer several ways to activate interested and compassionate colleagues, from opportunities to fundraise for Hot Bread Kitchen, join our various boards and committees, or apply their professional skills to advise women and entrepreneurs as they forge their new careers in food.
Support Hot Bread Kitchen signature events with donated products, services, food, and beverages.
We are grateful to our corporate and foundation partners who are amplifying our impact through their generous financial and in-kind support. Without them, our progress would not be possible.
Acumen Capital Partners
BNY Mellon Foundation
Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner
Consolidated Edison Company
Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP
Dig Inn Restaurant Group LLC
Guggenheim Capital LLC
Harlem Community Development Corporation
Hyde and Watson Foundation
International Culinary Center
L&M Development Partners
M&T Charitable Foundation
New York City Economic Development Corporation
New York Women’s Foundation
Ponce De Leon Foundation
State Bank of India
The Boston Beer Company
The Durst Organization
The MUFG Foundation
Wells Fargo Foundation
Whole Foods Market
Workforce Development Institute
METLIFE FOUNDATION SUPPORTS ECONOMIC MOBILITY THROUGH FINANCIAL HEALTH
With MetLife Foundation’s support, Hot Bread Kitchen integrated financial coaching into our workforce program. Participating women entering their new careers in the food industry now receive personalized coaching as they work toward their financial goals, which for many include earning a paycheck for the first time. MetLife’s employee volunteers add additional value to the program, partnering with participants to hold mock interviews and provide advice and feedback to build confidence and competence in their job search skills.
CAUSE MARKETING USES PURCHASING POWER TO DRIVE NEW OPPORTUNITIES
Hot Bread Kitchen works with leading mission-minded brands to develop fundraising campaigns and promotions that connect consumers and potential supporters with our cause. Some recent campaigns include The Wing, Black Seed Bagels, Dig, and The Goods Mart. Learn more about cause marketing.