National Partnerships

Partner with Us to Help Kids Everywhere

When you join companies like Nationwide, Big Lots and Justice... When you join Dale Earnhardt, Jr., Lane Bryant, and Abercrombie & Fitch, you're supporting life-saving care, groundbreaking research, and making a difference for children who desperately need our help. Our partners have enjoyed outstanding results, exceeding fundraising and engagement goals in the first year.

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Thank you to our National Partners

Thank You Nationwide

Nationwide Partnership

Nationwide and the Nationwide Foundation continue to help us keep our promise that no child ever leave Central Ohio for world-class medical care.

Thank You Justice


Justice, alongside their associates and customers, raises funds and awareness for Nationwide Children's on an international scale. 

Big Lots Thank You

Big Lots

Through national in-store fundraising campaigns and live events, Big Lots, their associates and their customers are bringing vital funds and awareness to Nationwide Children's. 

Dale Jr Foundation

Dale Jr. Foundation

Dale Earnhardt Jr., his wife Amy, and the Dale Jr. Foundation created the Dale & Amy Earnhardt Fund for pediatric injury rehabilitation, research and prevention. 



Honda's support of Nationwide Children's established The Honda Center for Gait Analysis and Mobility Enhancement. 


Abercrombie & Fitch

Thank you to Abercrombie & Fitch for your continued partnership over the past 25 years.

Thirty-One Gifts Thank You

Thirty-One Gives

We are proud to partner with Thirty-One Gifts for their Girls Take Flight campaign to build strong, confident girls and women. Through this partnership we are dedicated to helping girls reach their full potential by funding life-saving behavioral health research at Nationwide Children’s

Memorial Tournament Thank You

The Memorial Tournament

The Memorial Tournament and Nationwide Children's Hospital have a long partnership, dating back to the inception of the tournament in 1976.

Lane Bryant Thank You

Lane Bryant

Join Lane Bryant from April 1 to April 30 to raise donations and awareness for Nationwide Children's. 

Thank You Cheryl's Cookies

Cheryl's Cookies

Support from Cheryl's Cookies comes in a uniquely delicious form. 

Hendrick Motor Sports Thank You

Hendrick Motorsports

Hendrick Motorsports, through a partnership with Nationwide and the Dale Jr. Foundation, has been an integral supporter of Nationwide Children's Hospital. 



Join Catherines from April 1 to April 30 to raise donations and awareness for Nationwide Children's. 

Lionel Racing

Lionel Racing

Lionel Racing has been a contributing partner to the hospital, thanks to their collaboration with the Dale Jr. Foundation and Nationwide. 

Our Cause Marketing Campaigns are Award Winning

The Halo Awards are North America’s highest honor for corporate social initiatives and cause marketing and presented by Engage for Good. This prestigious CSR and cause marketing award looks at social good campaigns targeted at consumers and/or employees involving a company and cause. Nationwide Children's is the recipient of two of Engage for Good's Gold Halo Awards. 

National Partnerships Leadership Team

Learn how your company can be an important partner to help kids everywhere. Contact our team today!  

Jon Slemp
Director, Corporate Alliance
Nationwide Children's Foundation
(614) 355-5485  

Niki Shafer
Senior Vice President, Outreach
Nationwide Children's Foundation
(614) 355-5415  

Karri Schildmeyer
Director, Corporate Alliance
Nationwide Children's Hospital
(614) 355-9879    

Nationwide Children's Hospital is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. (EIN: 31-1036370).