The entire Berkshire Hathaway team here in Denver supports these fine charities and organizations as a way to give back to local communities and good causes. We encourage everyone we know to learn more and give back themselves. It’s part of the Berkshire Hathaway culture, but it also means a lot to our team here.
We believe every kid deserves a childhood. The opportunity to be a kid. Sunshine in dark days. That’s why we’ve partnered with The SUNSHINE KIDS™.
The Sunshine Kids is a non-profit organization dedicated to children with cancer. Established in 1982, we are committed to providing positive group activities and emotional support for young cancer patients. The Sunshine Kids provides a variety of programs and events, free of charge, for kids who are receiving cancer treatments in hospitals across North America.
The Hawaiian Sunday Crew has been created to raise awareness and help promote early detection of Melanoma. Each Sunday around the globe friends and family’s join one another in outdoor activities that they need to protect themselves against the suns harmful rays. Hawaiian Sunday Crew wants everyone to pay better attention to how they spend their time in the sun. With the proceeds from our apparel and golf tournaments we will be able to work with melanoma foundations and sunscreen manufactures to better promote sun awareness.
JA Finance Park helps students build a foundation for making intelligent, lifelong, personal financial decisions through a hands-on, realistic simulation experience. The program begins with in-school teacher taught curriculum providing students with financial education to ensure success during the JA Finance Park simulation.
During their visit to JA Finance Park, students become an adult for the day and immerse themselves in a reality-based decision-making process addressing aspects of individual family budgeting, including housing, transportation, food, utilities, healthcare, investments, philanthropy and banking.
The Boys and Girls Club of America’s mission is to enable all young people, especially those who need us most, to reach their full potential as productive, caring, responsible citizens. For more than a century, Clubs have helped put young people on the path to great futures. Boys & Girls Clubs annually serve nearly 4 million young people, through membership and community outreach, in over 4,200 Club facilities throughout the country and BGCA-affiliated Youth Centers on U.S. military installations worldwide.