A Company with a Big Heart

Community Involvement

Build-A-Bear Workshop is beary committed to supporting charitable causes that improve the lives of children, families and animals.

Giving In Action
Check out our Spotlight on Giving that highlights new beary special causes you can help support throughout the year.
Cause for Celebration
YOU can be a party hero and make a beary big difference in the lives of the children of St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.
Furbulous Donations
Learn about how your organization could be considered for a donation.
Lend a Helping Paw
Find out how you can make a difference in your community.
Stuffed with Hugs™
This annual event allows Guests to visit the store and make a bear for free to be donated to a beary worthy cause.
Grants for Pawsome Causes
Find out how to apply for a grant and learn about beary important causes that you can help support when you buy special furry friends.
Nikki's Toolkit
A step-by-step guide to help you get started with a fundraising project.
Huggable Heroes®
Each year we honor kids doing pawsome things in their community. Meet this year's heroes and find out how you can become a Huggable Hero.
Build-A-Bear Workshop Foundation
Learn about our beary special foundation and how to contact us.
Furry Fundraisers
Learn about how a Build-A-Bear Workshop Furry Fundraiser can help IRS 501(c)(3)s and registered Canadian charities raise money for their causes.
Legal Stuff
See if your state offers information about Build-A-Bear Workshop Foundation.
Build-A-Bear Workshop Bear Hugs Foundation
Learn about our newly established private charitable foundation.
Bearemy's Book Club
Build-A-Bear Workshop has created Bearemy's Book Club to encourage children of all ages to read about bears and other wonderful friends and adventures.
A Pawsome Place to Play
Build-A-Bear Workshop partnered with the national non-profit KaBOOM! to create 10 pawsome playspaces for kids across the country.