Making magic happen by raising money

and awareness for worthwhile organizations

Our Partners

Marie Osmond

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Cofounder, Children's Miracle Network Hospitals

“Paul Mitchell Schools have been an amazing partner of Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals for more than 16 years. The dedication and passion of students and staff alike is inspiring and we are so grateful for the $1.5 million they have raised for our 170 children’s hospitals. On behalf of the 10 million kids treated each year at Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals, thank you for Changing Kids Health and Changing The Future for all of us.”

Gary Sinise

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Founder, Gary Sinise Foundation

“Once again, I am so grateful to Paul Mitchell Schools for their support of the Gary Sinise Foundation. Their gracious and dedicated efforts over the many years through their FUNraising campaign have made a positive impact on the lives of so many of our active duty military, veterans, and first responders. I believe while we can never do enough to honor and show gratitude to our nation’s defenders and the families who sacrifice alongside them, we can always do a little more; each and every person at Paul Mitchell Schools does just that. On behalf of all of us at Gary Sinise Foundation, thank you Paul Mitchell Schools.” 

Leeza Gibbons

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Founder, Leeza's Care Connection

“You’re so important to the work we do at Leeza’s Care Connection and to me. I’m blessed to know many of you; many more I will never meet and yet you’re family. Simply put… we couldn’t be us without you. Thank you for your friendship, energy, ideas, and passion. I’m sure each of you knows someone who’s trying to care for a loved one with Alzheimer’s disease or another life-limiting illness. Let’s be there for those families and show them that they are not alone. I love you all and am continually inspired by who you are!”

Kathy Buckley

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“There is no better gift than to give a deaf child a voice to be heard and to dream confidently. Paul Mitchell Schools have given our kids the wings to soar and reach new heights. Many deaf children feel alone and isolated, but your support lets them believe in themselves and confidently overcome the challenges they face. Your life-changing contributions have given these children and their parents the priceless gift of hope. We are forever grateful.”

Nicole Scherzinger

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Ambassador, Coalition to Abolish Slavery and Trafficking (CAST)

“Thank you, Paul Mitchell Schools and all the incredible Future Professionals, for raising essential funds that support victims of human trafficking finding refuge at Cast. Because of you, Cast helps survivors escape the traffickers and have direct access to trauma services, housing, and more. Your support literally changes lives! You inspire the survivors who count on us for their freedom and renewed hope in humanity.”

John Paul DeJoria

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Cofounder and CEO, John Paul Mitchell Systems

Our students and staff overwhelmingly tell us that they love being part of a company that cares. They want to give back and help others, and they love being able to do that as part of their job or their educational experience. Why are we so dedicated to our annual FUNraising campaign? Because it’s the right thing to do and because we care. We are here to make a difference!

Angus Mitchell

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Co-owner, John Paul Mitchell Systems

“Twenty years ago, my father died from pancreatic cancer. Paul Mitchell had such a special way about him; everyone wanted to be near him, and I wish we had more time together. I am so excited that the Paul Mitchell Future Professionals and team members are embracing the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network (PanCAN) to raise funds that will advance research, support patients, bring hope, and afford others more time with their loved ones.”

Taraji P. Henson

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Founder, Boris Lawrence Henson Foundation

“It’s okay not to be okay! Let’s eradicate the stigma around mental health challenges by helping a friend, neighbor, or family member get the help they need.”

 Eden Sassoon

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Spokesperson, Thirst Project

“Because of my father, Vidal Sassoon, I’ve grown up in the beauty industry. My dad committed his life to helping others feel and know that they are beautiful. Giving back is at the core of what we do. The generosity of the Paul Mitchell family to local and global causes is inspiring, changing so many lives around the world.”

Past Partners

Betty White

 
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Trustee & President Emeritus, Morris Animal Foundation

“I appreciate the recognition that Morris Animal Foundation has received from Paul Mitchell Schools. The animals whose lives you’re saving also thank you.”

Earvin "Magic" Johnson

 
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Founder, Magic Johnson Foundation, Inc.

“Community is what I believe in; it is what the Magic Johnson Foundation stands for. Partnering with Paul Mitchell Schools on their FUNraising campaign shows what can happen when people truly work together and believe."

Dolly Parton

 
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Chairperson, The Dollywood Foundation

“All of the wonderful folks at Paul Mitchell Schools love kids as much as I do, so it is an honor to work with you to bring the joy of books to kids all over America.”

Dolph Lundgren

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Ambassador, Coalition to Abolish Slavery and Trafficking (CAST)

“Thank you, Paul Mitchell Schools, for supporting survivors of human trafficking. We need you to help us fight this horrible crime against humanity. We won't stop until every child, woman, and man is free from the grip of traffickers.”

Larry King

 
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Founder, Larry King Cardiac Foundation

“Being partners with the Future Professionals at Paul Mitchell Schools goes beyond just fundraising. These individuals work as an incredible team to help save the lives of the patients we serve. We are indebted to their work and for the people they impact on a daily basis. It goes beyond just a ‘thank you.’ They are all a gift to all of our lives!”

Vidal Sassoon

 

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Habitat for Humanity

“Paul Mitchell worked with me in London and New York; he then went on to build with John Paul DeJoria a wonderfully exciting business that has always included the necessity of giving. It is a pleasure to work with the spirit of Paul and the Paul Mitchell Schools team headed by co-owner Winn Claybaugh in this very noble cause, Habitat for Humanity.”Our students and staff overwhelmingly tell us that they love being part of a company that cares. They want to give back and help others, and they love being able to do that as part of their job or their educational experience. Why are we so dedicated to our annual FUNraising campaign? Because it’s the right thing to do and because we care. We are here to make a difference!"

Megyn Price

 
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American Humane Association

“I have never in my life seen a corporate philanthropic model like this one. You just quietly raise it and give it, and I am so touched. This process that Paul Mitchell Schools put into action is an incredible way of raising money in a limited amount of time. It’s so brilliantly done that it lights this fire in me to go on to see how can we put this in place in other corporations, churches, and schools. I’m blown away by how generous you guys are with your time and your creativity. And if there’s anyone more creative than beauty people, I just don’t know who they are.”

Danny Trejo

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ELSA

"I like the way ELSA pairs children and teens who have different needs with horses. Thank you, Paul Mitchell Schools. With your support we can continue to help kids grow. Let’s do our best!”

Sara Rue

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CAST

“Paul Mitchell Schools’ FUNraising is truly changing the world! Thank you for bringing hope to survivors of human trafficking with your gifts and talents.”

Fran Drescher

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Founder & President, Cancer Schmancer Movement

“Paul Mitchell Schools are a shining beacon of what a responsible 21st-century company should exemplify. Their commitment toward philanthropy and the greater good is unsurpassed.”

Dr. Dean and Jeanne Braa Foster

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Founders, Eyes on Cancer

“Eyes On Cancer equips beauty professionals to See Something, Say Something, and Do the Right Thing: Save Lives. Beauty professionals who certify and display their certificates show clients they care for their beauty and well-being.”