We believe Staples can make the biggest impact in the community by partnering with organizations that are already active at a grassroots level and focused on issues and causes consistent with our corporate priorities. Every year, we support hundreds of organizations. We’ve highlighted a few below.
Staples helps at-risk youth to graduate high school through a national cause marketing campaign, school supply kits, and sponsorship of a Boston-based school.
Staples supports the Summer Brain Gain program, which provides fun learning experiences for youth over the summer months, and encourages associate engagement through local clubs.
As part of the National Office Product Industry, Staples supports cancer research, treatment and educational programs through sponsorship and participation in fundraising events and initiatives.
Staples supports urban business growth across the country through sponsorship of the Inner City 100 and Inner City Capital Connections programs.
In partnership with Save the Children, Staples established the Staples® Emergency Education Fund, which supports educational needs in times of crisis. In 2015, Staples provided relief following disasters in Europe, Nepal, and the U.S.
Staples supports the Breakfast Club of Canada, which provides healthy breakfasts before school and allows children to grow and flourish. In Quebec, the Breakfast Club of Canada helps feed 16,772 students every day in 278 schools.
Partnering with Plant-for-the-Planet, Staples is planting trees for customers across Europe in reward of their eco-conscious product choices.
Staples Australia supports programming to help disadvantaged students achieve academic engagement, employment opportunities and personal success.