Strategic Partners

Our strategic partners provide products, services and connections to the community to help us accomplish our goals and outreach. Contact us to become a strategic partner today!


  • C-Suite Network

    C-Suite Network is home to the world’s most powerful network of C-Suite leaders. C-Suite has partnered with us to help promote our story to encourage corporate sponsorship. C-Suite Gives

     

  • Tall Grass Public Relations

    Tall Grass has partnered with us to share our story which has led to hundreds of news imprints in 2015. They are a full-service public relations firm. From strategy to social media, print to press releases, concept to completion, they combine creative messaging with stellar PR strategy to achieve incomparable results.

  • Minneapolis St. Paul Business Journal

    We thank the Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal for their partnership over the past few years! The “Book of Lists” 2015 and 2016 has featured a sponsored ad to share the story of our organization. MSPBJ has also partnered with us at corporate events to help raise awareness of our mission.

  • Greenspring Media

    We thank Greenspring Media for supplying us with our event technology that supports donations and check-in’s at our events throughout the year! They have also been a consistent media partner featuring print and online notifications for our events for the past few years!

  • Big Frog

    Big Frog is our logo-wear partner – see our shopping page to purchase your logo-wear! Big Frog donates 10% of the public purchases back to our organization. They have also sponsored t-shirts for events and supplied backpack donations for our High Five for Supplies events!

  • Lutheran Social Services

    Lutheran Social Services is one of our strategic partners distributing backpacks and supplies to kids in the community through our High Five for Supplies Program. Since 1865, Lutheran Social Service of Minnesota has responded to Minnesota’s changing needs by being wholly committed to making life better for our citizens.

  • Good in the Hood

    Our friends at Good In The ‘Hood are strategic partners supporting backpack distribution – and often called upon to find resources to support our families. HELPING OTHERS and CHANGING LIVES is at the heart of Good in the ‘Hood, a Minneapolis Program partner with Union Gospel Mission Twin Cities. Each year, hundreds of dedicated volunteer individuals and groups join in serving and providing essential resources for those in need.

  • Catholic Charities

    Catholic Charities had been a strategic partner since we started! They are a key distribution partner ensuring that our backpacks and birthdays-in-a-box are placed in the hands of kids that need them. For 145 years, Catholic Charities has served the poorest and most vulnerable members of our community. Today, they are the largest comprehensive social service nonprofit in the greater Minneapolis-St. Paul region.

  • Nothing Bundt Cake

    Nothing Bundt Cake Bakery of Eagan, donates birthday cakes to celebrate our birthday children in style! Everyone LOVES these amazing cakes!

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  • Minnesota Wild

    Minnesota Wild…This is the State of Hockey! April 2015, Simon Says Give was the charity of the month for the Minnesota Wild! We thank them for their partnership with our organization!

  • Art Buddies

    We partner with Art Buddies as a strategic partner to distribute backpacks and supplies to their kids. Art Buddies pairs creative mentors with kids from low-income families at partnering elementary schools. They help children discover their creative gifts, believe in themselves, and dream of a brighter future.

  • Kids N Kinship

    Kids ‘n Kinship is a strategic partner providing distribution of backpacks and school supplies to their kids. Kids ‘n Kinship provides friendships and positive role models to children and youth ages 5-16 who are in need of an additional supportive relationship with an adult.  Kids ‘n Kinship empowers volunteers, families and youth to maximize skills and resources to build a stronger community.

  • Red Technologies

    Red Technologies has provided time and talent to help us stay current online! Let the friendly and talented team at Red Technologies help you with your website development, graphic design, search engine optimization, social media, and marketing needs! Their talented team of developers are experts in WordPress website development. They take pride in listening to their clients needs and making their online goals a reality. Experts in all online aspects including online marketing, website development, graphic design, social media marketing, videography and search engine optimization.

  • St. Thomas Academy

    Saint Thomas Academy (STA) began a partnership with us in 2015 as our “event” location for High Five for Supplies. We will be back in August of 2016 with hundreds of volunteers to pack backpacks and supplies to support thousands of children in our community! Thank you STA for providing us with an amazing location to make magic happen!

  • YMCA

    YMCA’s within the Twin Cities area have partnered with us to provide Birthday Party Celebrations! We love our partnership with the YMCA as we share a mission of supporting and developing our YOUTH!

  • Medical Monkeys

    We are so excited about our partnership with Medical Monkeys – shop with them and proceeds can be designated to Simon Says Give. Looking for a unique gift to say you care? When you know someone in the hospital or recovering from an illness or injury, give the gift that lasts.

  • Irish Titan

    Edina, MN – Irish Titan is an ecommerce, website design and development firm with a focus on user experience. They partner with clients to build their online presence by enforcing a Business First. Online Second. mentality.