We are Facing History. Your partnership is a critical investment in empowering the next generation and demonstrates a meaningful commitment to a more equitable future.
Why Companies Choose Facing History & Ourselves
Facing History’s scale, infrastructure, and impact enable us to drive educational change at the local, national, and international levels. We support teachers in developing the next generation of caring, informed, civically engaged leaders, while providing compelling community and equity-building resources to companies and their employees.
We have decades of experience building partnerships that positively impact students and meet companies’ needs. Our resources are developed by scholars and practitioners with expertise in the fields of history, civics, English Language Arts, education, and social-emotional learning.
Investing in Facing History’s innovative programs helps us reach more students with the most impactful teaching and curricula, and contributes to stronger and more equity-focused communities where corporations are located. Initiatives to support include:
Teaching Civics and Understanding Democracy
Combating Contemporary Antisemitism
Teaching for Equity and Justice
Expanding to New Communities
We believe, as Facing History does, that civic education must confront bias and develop a sense of the common good.
Ingrid Tolentino, CEO, MetLife Legal Plans
Our Corporate Partners
See here and below for a full list of our corporate partners.
Our full list of Corporate Partners:
Allstate Insurance Company
American Century Foundation
Angelo, Gordon & Co., L.P.
Ariel Investments, LLC
Baupost Group, LLC
Bluebird Legacy, Inc.
Chicago Trading Company
City National Bank
CSAA Insurance Group, a AAA Insurer
First Horizon Foundation
Foot Locker, Inc
Goldman Sachs & Co. Boston
GW&K Investment Management
Health Care Service Corporation
International Paper Company Foundation
Jackson National Asset Management
Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel
Latham & Watkins LLP
LexisNexis Risk Solutions
Liberty Mutual Group
Longleaf Partners Funds, Managed by Southeastern Asset Management
MetLife Legal Plans
National Basketball Association
New England Biolabs
Nitorum Capital LP
North Atlantic Books
Organ Recovery Systems
Pershing Square Capital Management
Perkins Coie LLP
Prime Clerk LLC
Seven Post Investment
Seward & Kissel LLP
Sony Music Group
Squire Patton Boggs
Thompson Hine LLP
Ulmer & Berne LLP
The Vistria Group
The Walt Disney Company
The Walt Disney Company Foundation
Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP
Donate now and together we'll build a better world
Make a 100% tax-deductible donation today and you'll help us reach even more teachers and students around the world, giving them the tools to fight back against hatred and bigotry.
Earth Day grants educators the opportunity to consider the ecological issues facing the planet and the unique ways that they are impacting the young people in their classrooms, which both elevates youth activism surrounding the issue and provides a healthy environment to process "ecological grief."
How to Build an Affirming Classroom in the Face of Anti-Trans Legislation
In response to the rise of legislation targeting transgender people, Facing History provides resources for educators to build an affirming, welcoming class community for your students, especially trans and non-binary students.
In response to the outpouring of discussion and debate following President Biden’s statement that Russia’s ongoing assault on Ukraine constitutes genocide, Facing History provides five reads to address crucial questions educators and their students may be asking.
Facing History grants educators the opportunity to take advantage of five virtual tours, exhibitions, and professional development resources to navigate the challenges that arise when teaching about genocide.
Facing History identifies six books that elevate understudied aspects of multiple historical genocides and the connections between them to aid efforts of genocide prevention within a global climate of rising hate.
In accordance with Genocide Awareness Month, Facing History offers nine classroom resources educators can utilize to help their students think critically about the specific historical and contemporary conditions under which genocides occurred to effectively unite head, heart, and conscience.
A Brief History of Barbie: From Fashion Model to Ida B. Wells
The introduction of the Ida B. Wells Barbie as part of the Women Series of Barbies marks an opportunity to gain meaningful insight into changing conceptions of gender, race, and education through the emergence and evolution of Barbie.