WILD Philanthropic Support
WILD supports a variety of benefits for a wide range of causes. WILD employees are encouraged to "give back" to the community and support an assortment of organizations and foundations. Among the organizations which groups of WILD employees have supported are the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation's Walk to Cure Diabetes, MS 150 Bike Tour, and the Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure.
The Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation's (JDRF's) Walk to Cure Diabetes in Cincinnati (with nearly 5,000 participants) raised approximately $925,000 in support of research for a cure and effective treatments for juvenile diabetes. Nationally, the Walk to Cure Diabetes raised over $75 million last year. JDRF provides online support teams for both families and children coping with this disease.
The MS 150 Bike Tour supports the National Multiple Sclerosis Society. The National Multiple Sclerosis Society is committed to empowering people with MS as well as their family and friends. The National Multiple Sclerosis Society continually researches in their relentless pursuit of safe and effective treatments for MS patients. Funds raised from the race are a great source of support for this non-profit organization.
The Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation is an international organization working to eradicate breast cancer as a life-threatening disease by advancing research, education, screening, and treatment options. Providing a wide range of opportunities; from support to information to funding projects for the medically underserved, the Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation is a leader in research and motivation.
The Welcome House of Northern Kentucky collaborates with the community to provide a continuum of quality services for individuals and families who are either homeless or at risk of becoming homeless to eradicate homelessness, foster stability and promote a just society.