Corporate Partnerships at Start Small Think Big
Corporate Partnerships

We connect entrepreneurs with our community of corporate partners and skill-based volunteers so small businesses have the network and resources they need to grow on their own terms. Be a corporate partner that creates connection, witnesses growth, and is a part of change. Start Small Think Big makes space to redefine success together.

Corporate Partner Impact

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Benefits of Corporate Volunteering

Corporate Partner Testimonials

PayPal reflects on working with Start Small Think Big
Blackstone Charitable Foundation
Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP


“We are proud to partner with Start Small Think Big, to provide access to financial resources, advice, and mentorship to their community of passionate and hardworking small business owners. Our employee volunteers are inspired by their work with these small business owners to advance productive collaborations and professional development, while also driving social impact and support for underrepresented small businesses in their communities.”

– Franz Paasche, Chief Corporate Affairs Officer, PayPal

Blackstone Charitable Foundation

“The Blackstone Charitable Foundation is committed to helping increase diversity, equity, and inclusion across the firm, our portfolio, and the communities in which we operate. It’s been an honor to partner with Start Small Think Big to help transform our commitments into impact through corporate volunteering. By partnering with Start Small Think Big, we've been able to engage our staff and provide them with meaningful professional development opportunities, all while assisting small business owners who lack the resources needed to grow their businesses. Start Small Think Big makes giving back easy and rewarding - any organization looking to help advance equity in entrepreneurship should consider volunteering with them."


– Amy Stursberg, Executive Director of the Blackstone Charitable Foundation

Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP

"When the pandemic struck in 2020, small businesses around the country were confronted with shutdowns and downturns in sales. Simpson Thacher partnered with Start Small Think Big and other legal community members to provide rapid response assistance with applications to grant and loan programs and guidance on different pressing legal needs.Start Small Think Big enabled our attorneys to feel connected to their communities as they worked tirelessly to help struggling businesses. Start Small Think Big’s community of small business owners is a constant source of inspiration and motivation by sharing their unique and diverse stories behind their businesses and demonstrating a determination to overcome obstacles as they launch and grow."

 – Joe Kaufman, Partner, Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP


"Before working with Start Small Think Big, BVA’s team was looking for a way to give back to the community through our service offerings. Start Small Think Big provides our employees with the opportunity to use their unique skillsets in order to help businesses that truly deserve it. We love working with their small business owners, and it helps create a genuinely impactful volunteering experience for our staff."

Thank You To Our Corporate Partners & Donor

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  • Accenture
  • Adobe
  • Advance Media
  • AIG
  • Akim Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP
  • Alston & Bird LLP
  • American Express
  • Arnold & Porter
  • Away Travel
  • BBR Partners
  • BeSpoke Post
  • Bigglesworth Family Foundation
  • BlackRock
  • Blank Rome LLP
  • Block
  • BNY Mellon
  • Butchershop
  • Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP
  • Chapman and Cutler LLP
  • Citi
  • City Shoppe
  • Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP
  • Columbia Law School
  • Cooley LLP
  • Covington & Burling LLP
  • Cozen O’Connor, P.C.
  • Davis Polk & Wardell LLP
  • Davis Wright Tremaine LLP
  • DaVita
  • Debevoise & Plimpton LLP
  • Dechert LLP
  • DLA Piper LLP
  • DocuSign
  • Duane Morris LLP
  • eBay Inc.
  • Equal Justice Works
  • Etsy
  • Faegre Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP
  • Fenwick & West LLP
  • Firedoll Foundation
  • Fish & Richardson P.C.
  • Fordham University Law School
  • Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP
  • Further Justice Foundation
  • Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP
  • Goodwin Procter LLP
  • Guggenheim Partners
  • Hammond Family Foundation
  • Henry Niles Foundation
  • Hogan Lovells
  • Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP 
  • JP Morgan Chase - Investments
  • Justworks
  • Katten Muchin Rosenman Foundation
  • Kauffman Foundation
  • Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP
  • Kirkland & Ellis Foundation
  • Klaviyo
  • Latham & Watkins
  • Legal Services Funders Network
  • LinkedIn
  • Loeb and Loeb
  • Lowenstein Sandler LLP
  • Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP
  • McCarter & English LLP
  • Milbank LLP
  • Morcos Family Fund
  • Morgan Stanley
  • Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP
  • Morrison & Foerster LLP
  • New York Bar Foundation
  • New York Law School
  • NYU School of Law
  • O’Melveny & Myers
  • Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
  • Perkins Coie LLP
  • Persado
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • Prudential
  • Ropes & Gray LLP
  • Salesforce
  • Shearman & Sterling LLP
  • Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton LLP
  • Shook, Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • Shoptiques
  • Sidley Austin LLP
  • Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP
  • Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP
  • Sprout Social
  • Stroock & Stroock & Lavan LLP
  • The New York Women’s Foundation
  • The Stable 
  • Troutman Pepper
  • Vox
  • Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • WeWork
  • White & Case LLP
  • Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
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