Making Friends That Make a Difference?

World Wildlife Fund

Build-A-Bear Workshop? is proud to support World Wildlife Fund. We donate $1 to WWF for each stuffed animal in the WWF Collectifriend? series purchased at our stores and on With this donation, we support WWF?s efforts in protecting endangered animals and their habitats. Learn more at

Bearemy's Kennel Pals?

Build-A-Bear Workshop donates a portion of the proceeds from the sale of each full-sized Bearemy's Kennel Pals friend to local animal shelters and stray pet rescue and rehabilitation organizations around the country. Money raised through the sales of these animals is directly granted to shelters and animal programs in the United States and Canada on a quarterly basis.

Build-A-Bear Workshop Foundation

Build-A-Bear Workshop Foundation is committed to improving communities and impacting lives through meaningful philanthropic programs that support causes for children and families. The Build-A-Bear Workshop Foundation and Nikki's Bear programs are driven by the inspiration and spirit of kids helping kids and the central messages of courage and hope. Proceeds from the sale of Nikki's Bear? will be distributed through the Build-A-Bear Workshop Foundation to fund children's cancer research and treatment programs.

First Book?

Build-A-Bear Workshop? is a proud partner with First Book?, a national literacy organization. We donate $1 to First Book for each Read Teddy? purchased at our stores and on With this donation, we help First Book provide new books to children who might not otherwise own a book.