CORPORATE partnership

Let’s work together


Demonstrate your organization’s values and commitment to your community by partnering with Denver’s largest independent food recovery operation, and making a difference.

Partner with us

Becoming a partner organization means making a direct impact in our community. Thanks to the generosity of our partners, we are able to support hundreds of thousands of people with free food every year. Your partnership can help us feed even more⏤all while keeping good food out of the landfill!

Event Sponsorships

We Don’t Waste has several events throughout the year, including our exciting “Fill A Plate for Hunger” event held every Fall.

Contact our Development Team if you are interested in becoming an event sponsor at 720-443-6113 ext. 2 or development@wedontwaste.org.

Program Sponsorships

You can sponsor a specific initiative or program offered by We Don’t Waste. Contact us at development@wedontwaste.org for
more information. Options include:

  • Mobile Food Market
  • Food Recovery
  • Nonprofit Partner Distribution
  • Food Waste and Nutrition Education

Cause-Related Marketing can create a win-win for your business and We Don’t Waste’s work. Donate a portion of the proceeds for an item or service and we’ll help you spread the word to the community! Learn about our current brand partnerships or contact us at development@wedontwaste.org to get involved.

Thank you to our current partners:

Corporate volunteer opportunities

Every business can reap huge rewards by connecting employees to opportunities to engage with and improve their community. We specialize in creating meaningful volunteer opportunities for individuals and large groups and are always looking for extra assistance with efforts such as our Mobile Food Market, food recovery initiatives, and fundraising.

get started

Volunteering as a group provides a great team bonding experience as well as a chance to give back to the community. Most of our regular volunteer opportunities are open to groups, but please contact us with information about your group size and availability to coordinate your event. Please use the form below, or contact us at volunteer@wedontwaste.org.

Fill Out Our Group Volunteer Interest Form

Lunch & learn Package

Corporate groups and community organizations can learn about food waste, hunger in Denver, and what we can all do to help. We can also build out the experience to include onsite volunteering and team-building exercises! Please fill out our interest form and we’ll reach out to you with more information.

  • Virtual and in-person options are available.
  • Topics can be tailored to the group’s interests and team values ahead of time.

Workplace Giving

Partner with your employer and coworkers to help We Don’t Waste fight food insecurity and food waste. There are many ways to give through your workplace, including Employer Matching/Volunteer Gifts, Payroll Deductions and Employee-Advised Funds. In most cases, simply designate your donation to Wedontwaste, Inc. or use our EIN, 27-0585966.

Employer Gift Matching

Thousands of companies nationwide will match charitable donations made by their employees. You can double your impact with just a quick search for your employer’s matching plan! Make a donation on the site and search for your employer, or use the dedicated search tool on our site to find guidelines and instructions for eligible companies.

Payroll Deductions

We Don’t Waste is a member of CHC: Creating Healthier Communities, a workplace-giving partner that brings communities, nonprofits, and businesses together around a shared commitment to better health and wellbeing. We Don’t Waste’s CHC brochure code is B18710.

If you are a federal or state employee, you can give through the Combined Federal Campaign (using our code, which is 15377) or the Colorado Combined Campaign (insert #). For private-sector employees, search for We Don’t Waste or our EIN (27-0585966).

Employee-Advised Funds

If your company has a fund set up for employee giving, please consider nominating We Don’t Waste to receive a grant!

If you are a decision-maker at your company, please contact development@wedontwaste.org for more ways to partner with us.

If you have any questions about giving to We Don’t Waste through your workplace, contact us at development@wedontwaste.org or 720-443-6113 ext. 2.