Give Back. Make an Impact.
To maximize our impact, our corporate social mission is focused on three main areas.
• Military Veterans: Serving Veterans and their families who bear the high cost of sacrifice
• Local Communities: Serving our local communities to provide a better environment for citizens
• Children: Serving children in need and those less fortunate to enable a brighter future
We work with charitable organizations in each of these areas, and provide opportunities for employees at every level of our company to get involved through charitable giving and volunteerism. We believe that it is by empowering every member of our team to be involved that we will make the greatest impact.
The Veteran Entrepreneur Series
Sponsored and created by Suburban, in conjunction with Venture Café Foundation, The Veteran Entrepreneur Series aims to connect, inspire and support military veterans in their efforts to start businesses and take the leap into entrepreneurship.
The Veteran Entrepreneur Series provides a forum to:
• Help Veterans navigate the start-up stage
• Educate aspiring entrepreneurs on resources to support growth
• Provide networking opportunities with entrepreneurs of all kinds
• Invigorate Veterans in the start-up and innovation economy
• Offer an entrepreneurial path to trained leaders & problem solvers
SIFR is proud to support Project Citizenship!
Project Citizenship is a nonprofit agency that provides free, high quality services to legal permanent residents to help them become U.S citizens. Project Citizenship offers free workshops, eligibility screening, application assistance, legal referrals and all materials needed to apply for U.S. citizenship. In addition, Project Citizenship works collaboratively with community-based partners in New England to provide a range of support services, civics instruction, application assistance, and ESOL classes.
As a veteran-owned business, we at SIFR are proud to honor the fallen and help our fellow service members through the Mass Fallen Heroes organization.
This multi-faceted organization has several, wonderful programs in which they assist military families, returning veterans and families of the fallen with acquiring educational, employment, medical, legal, financial and various services; offering the Massachusetts community a unique experience of bonding and healing.
Providence Preservation Society - Citywide Advocacy for Endangered Historial Properties
In 2015, Suburban proudly became a “Partner in Preservation,” supporting the Providence Preservation Society (PPS)- an effective and well known organization that is making good on their mission to “improve the quality of life in the city of Providence through historic preservation and the enhancement of the built environment.” Suburban employs over 400 Rhode Island residents, and we have nearly 300 employees working in the state every day – the PPS mission is something Suburban proudly and rightfully supports. Learn more at www.ppsri.org
Supporting our Local Innovation Economy
Suburban is a founding sponsor of Boston’s District Hall, a dedicated civic space where the innovation community can gather and share ideas. The first building of its kind anywhere in the world, District Hall is the result of a collaborative public-private partnership that supports the City of Boston’s vision for the Innovation District. Learn more at www.districthallboston.org.