The Our Family® brand gives back to local communities through partnering with local nonprofits to make our communities stronger, better places to live, play, and grow.
The goal of the Our Family Scholarship program is to remove the barriers to education for our shoppers who help make our communities better places to live, play, and grow.
Meet Our Partners in Progress
Be sure to look for these impactful organizations on the back of your Our Family cereal box!
Beyond Bones is a nonprofit organization that employs individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities to make and sell all-natural dog treats. They provide opportunities for their employees to grow both personally and professionally while contributing to their community in a meaningful way.
Grand Rapids, MI
This family focused organization helps ensure dads and daughters have special time to bond while engaging in interactive, fun and accessible events every month. They also provide learning resources and parenting education all while creating a network of supportive and like-minded dads.
Saint Cloud, MN
FACT helps bridge the meal and snack gap for students when school is not in session. They do so through weekend and school break meal and snack packs, pantries that are housed within schools for students and their families to use, and fresh food and pantry stable boxes that feed families for long academic breaks.
Throughout the U.S.A.
Freedom Hunters salutes the courageous men and women of America’s Armed Forces and their loved ones. They do so through taking select active duty and combat veterans, families of fallen heroes, children of the deployed, and those wounded or injured on outdoor adventures throughout the country.
Godfrey-Lee High School invests in their students with their Student of the Month program, also known as Legends of the Month. When selected as a Legend of the Month, these high school students are recognized and rewarded for their academic, social and behavioral improvements.
Grand Rapids, MI
This organization helps people recover from injuries both big and small. With over 100 physical medicine and sports programs, adults and kids come to Mary Free Bed for specialized care. One of the many programs they offer is the Wheelchair and Adaptive Sports program. It combines accessible spaces with adaptive equipment to make our favorite activities more inclusive.
This nonprofit organization provides thoughtfully curated welcome boxes and overnight bags to children in their local communities who are entering foster care for the first time. My G.E.A.R. Outreach aims to help ease the tough transition time for these children and gives them supplies and necessities to meet their basic needs.
Grand Rapids, MI
An adaptive hockey program for athletes with physical challenges, providing them with the opportunity to play the sport they love. Instead of standing up on skates, Sled Wings players zoom around the hockey rink using specially designed sleds and sticks.
North Dakota’s Souris Valley Animal Shelter has a mission to create a better world for pets and people by advocating for animals and moving communities forward. They do so through providing lifesaving care to animals and offering community programs.
This Wisconsin based nonprofit organization provides a loving and forever home to unwanted and neglected animals. All while giving them a safe haven where they can interact with the surrounding community for the shared purpose of education and healing.
Wings of Valor supports those who have served by providing a gathering place in South Dakota that is fully accessible. Their goal is to welcome every veteran who returns home from service with a disability to their lodge, free of cost. At Wings of Valor, veterans regain their sense of hope and have an opportunity to relax and breathe in the outdoors. They create memories with their families and fellow veterans on weekend-long experience that Wings of Valor makes possible for individuals with varying levels of ability.