Skip to content
Partnerships

About Corporate Partnerships

Your organization can make a meaningful difference


About Corporate Partnerships About Corporate Partnerships
CORPORATE PARTNERSHIPS

Partner.
Inspire. Engage.

Partnering with Rainbow Railroad will provide your company with the unique opportunity to contribute to our life-saving work and be recognized for the role you play in helping to change the lives of persecuted LGBTQI+ people around the world.

For more information, contact Scott Ferguson, Development Officer Corporate and Foundation Partnerships at [email protected]

We would be proud to work to customize your partnership, typically they involve one or more of the following:

Donate to Our Mission
Support Rainbow Railroad’s mission by making a one-time or multi-year donation. By giving, your company will be a true champion of global LGBTQI+ rights, diversity, equity and inclusion.
Sponsor an Event or Talk
Our programs and events, such as our annual Freedom Party, raise critical funds for our mission. By sponsoring an event or talk, you're helping make these events possible while connecting your brand directly to our audience.
Fundraising drives in the workplace
Encourage employees to give through donor programs, matching funds, internal fundraising drives and other incentives.
In-Kind and Pro-Bono
Support
Donating products, services or employee time and expertise helps reduce cash expenses and enables us to dedicate more of our funds and resources to carrying out our mission.

Lead Partners

TD Bank
In 2014 TD Bank became Rainbow Railroad’s first corporate partner, helping to fund the organization’s first paid staff position. Since 2018, TD has provided annual support for our vital work through the TD Ready Commitment program.
Corporate
Labatt
Since 2019, Rainbow Railroad has partnered with Labatt, receiving vital funding and promotion through their annual Pride Bud Light campaign. Thanks to the direct support of Labatt and Bud Light, Rainbow Railroad has helped dozens of LGBTQI people find the freedom to live their lives openly and in safety.
Corporate
The Lawrence Schafer Foundation
The Lawrence Schafer Foundation is supporting Rainbow Railroad’s vital work with a multi-year leadership gift that is helping the organization achieve our strategic goals and enabling the organization to assist more at-risk LGBTQI individuals around the globe.
Foundation
La Fondation Emmanuelle Gattuso
La Fondation Emmanuelle Gattuso provided a generous donation to Rainbow Railroad in 2019 to support our Emergency Travel Support program. In 2021, our organization’s website redesign was made possible thanks to funding from the Foundation.
Foundation
The Lefkofsky Family Foundation
Rainbow Railroad received funding from The Lefkofsky Family Foundation in 2019 to support our Emergency Travel Support program and in 2020 to help the organization provide assistance to at-risk LGBTQI individuals through our COVID Emergency Response Fund.
Foundation
Love Good Fats
Love Good Fats demonstrates their commitment to diversity and inclusion through their ongoing partnership with Rainbow Railroad, providing much needed funding to empower our mission of helping LGBTQI people seek safety from persecution.
Corporate