We are committed to serving our communities, and we donate both time and money to charitable organizations across the United States. By acting in this generous spirit, Harris & Harris maintains our commitment to service, not only in our work, but in our communities as well.
Greater Chicago Food Depository: Employees collect and donate food items for citizens in the greater Chicago area to help feed those less fortunate.
American Cancer Society: Harris & Harris raises money for various American Cancer Society fundraisers and events. The events celebrate cancer survivors, educate men and women about the importance of early detection and prevention of cancer, and raise money to fund lifesaving research and support programs.
Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation: Harris & Harris raises money to help fund research to find ways to prevent, better treat, and ultimately cure Type 1 Diabetes.
Bright Pink: Harris & Harris employees raised over $2,000 to donate to Breast Cancer awareness and research during the month of October after having on-site sessions with the Chicago non-profit organization, Bright Pink. Bright Pink taught Harris & Harris employees about the research and risks associated with Breast and Ovarian Cancers and the help of early detection.
Wounded Warrior Project: Every year, Harris & Harris employees raise money to donate around the holiday time to support our countries veterans and troops.
Feeding America: Harris & Harris is dedicated to help raise funds for the Feeding America organization and does so on an annual basis.
American Heart Association: Harris & Harris participated in the 2015 Chicago Heart Walk, supporting one of our Chicago hospitals. This event raises money and awareness of cardiovascular diseases and promotes healthy living.
Autism Speaks: Every April is Autism Awareness Month. Harris & Harris runs many fundraisers with their employees to raise money for organizations such as Austim Speaks. Every dollar donated was matched by our generous owners, and donated to promote awareness, education and research.
The Heat and Warmth Fund: With many utility clients all over the country, and employees located in Detroit, we find it important to help support the energy assistance programs in these areas. THAW is one of the organizations that provides aide to those in need of staying warm and cool during the summer and winter.
Operation Stars and Stripes: Every year, the employees at Harris & Harris donate supplies to troops overseas. This year, we were able to send 8 boxes to the troops to show our support of their service.
Ronald McDonald House: Ronald McDonald Houses all over the country help support children and families in need during difficult times. Harris & Harris is proud to be on the Heart Wall as a contributor.