My Arms Wide Open® believes in the power of partnerships and collaborative efforts. We believe these efforts are critical factors in the success of long-term programs. Our team works closely with assigned teams in multi-national corporations, national companies and small to medium-sized businesses to identify, design and implement opportunities that leverage the strengths, intellectual resources and assets of the corporate sector to support the communities, children and mothers of South Africa.
Opportunities for corporate partnerships include traditional and innovative assistance such as:
financial support and in-kind contributions
assistance with research and development
expert technical knowledge
innovations and program solutions
access to networks for logistical support in providing access to manufacturing and distribution
communications and marketing channels to support awareness
humanitarian relief and support of emergency appeals
cause-related marketing initiatives
events and sponsorship
policy and advocacy for children’s and women’s rights
help in promoting and creating pride of ownership for our projects at an individual and corporate level
In turn, My Arms Wide Open actively supports our corporate partners in achieving their CSR/CSI and business objectives. My Arms Wide Open collaborates with our corporate partners to ensure investments made are effective and measurable now, and through future generations through focused support on priorities for children, women and families. These priorities include HIV/AIDS, drug abuse, general healthcare, nutritional program development and education,community safety, access to clean water, micro-businesses and education.