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The National Center for Missing & Exploited Children® creates dynamic partnerships that provide vital in-kind, programmatic and financial support to our organization. We rely on our partners as we craft crucial prevention and safety programming and provide services and support to families, the public, law enforcement, and other professionals to help recover missing children, reduce child sexual exploitation, and prevent future victimization.

These partnerships have dramatically enriched our efforts and enhanced our results. The stronger they become, the more progress we make in protecting our nation's children.


Corporate Partners


As a member of the Technology Coalition and Financial Coalition Against Child Pornography, Google is able to fight online child pornography and help NCMEC better serve its mission through Google Grants for Adwords products and donated software like Google Earth Pro.  These services, along with the incorporation of AMBER Alerts into its Public Alerts Platform, have greatly enhanced NCMEC’s ability to efficiently work to help search for missing and exploited children. Additionally, its commitment to making the internet a safer place for all is demonstrated by its Family Safety Center, where you can learn more about family safety basics and keeping data secure.


Since 2011, Facebook has worked closely with NCMEC to combat online child sexual exploitation. By participating in voluntary NCMEC industry initiatives, Facebook is proactive in detecting child pornography on its system and working to prevent continued victimization. Considered a technology leader, Facebook remains on the cutting-edge by developing tools to protect children and sharing best practices with other online companies.

Old Navy

Old Navy and NCMEC have been partnering since 2010, raising awareness about safety as well as vital funds for NCMEC. Through this partnership, Old Navy offers important child safety information and free Child IDs in its fun, family friendly stores. Old Navy's work inspires families to be more safety conscious, understand the risks their kids might face, and recognize the steps they can take to help avoid those risks. Old Navy has also adopted NCMEC's Code Adam program, a protocol for store associates to follow if a child should become missing when in their facility.


Emcor’s dedication to child safety takes many forms. From sponsoring and implementing NCMEC’s Code Adam program to displaying missing child posters on its service vehicles, Emcor believes that keeping kids safer is everyone’s responsibility. Additionally, Emcor recently funded the creation of our digital Child ID kit and safety app, Safety Central, furthering its commitment to keeping our nation’s children safer.


As an advocate for child safety, Lifetouch® is NCMEC’s official provider of Child ID cards, the SmileSafe Kids card. Lifetouch understands that a current photo is one of the single most important resources in the recovery of a missing child. They staff a 24/7 rapid response team to provide current photos of missing children to NCMEC. This team has assisted with more than 2,400 searches, with SmileSafe Kids cards being credited in the recovery of children in 25 states.


Since 2007, Adobe has partnered with NCMEC to leverage computer technology to keep children safer. By donating essential software tools and technological support in addition to funding important prevention education programs like NetSmartz, Adobe has enabled NCMEC to analyze images, create educational content, and improve web content and functionality like never before.


Palantir has donated crucial software, hardware, and engineering resources that have helped NCMEC build IT platforms for key mission-specific teams which enable them to be more efficient and productive in the search for missing children and the fight against child sexual exploitation. Palantir’s unique set of analytical tools are essential to helping locate and rescue missing and exploited children. 


LexisNexis Risk Solutions  has been a proud sponsor of NCMEC since 1999. Its support has included sponsoring various events including the annual Heroes’ and Hope Awards, a Youth Sports Safety Summit: “Safe to Compete”, the Long-Term Missing Children Summit, and the creation and management of the ADAM program which has assisted in the recovery of missing children since 2000. 


Intel has helped NCMEC leverage advances in data science as a powerful tool to help find missing and exploited children. In partnership with Intel, NCMEC is working to develop a machine learning pipeline to better process and streamline the analysis of CyberTipline reports. In addition to these technological developments, the Intel team has provided critical NCMEC staff with Agile Development and Project Management training, as well as technical consultation on legacy data migration.  


Disney is committed to supporting the adults and educators tasked with molding a generation of connected youth and shares the goals of caregivers to create safe and positive online experiences and environments for children.


Pokémon’s work with NCMEC stems from a shared belief that all children have the right to be safe at play. Pokémon has provided generous financial support to critical prevention programming and other NCMEC initiatives that help make the world a safer place for children. 

American Airlines

American Airlines and NCMEC have been partnering since  2008.  Every day, more than half a million people depend on American Airlines to take them to the moments that matter most in their lives and they believe in putting their extensive resources to good use by contributing to the communities they touch. American Airlines has a dedicated staff and generously donates mileage to assist NCMEC with reunification of families in need.  


Cellebrite has been a partner of NCMEC since 2017.  As the global leader in the digital intelligence market with a passion for technology innovation and keeping communities safe, Cellebrite provides law enforcement, military and intelligence, and enterprise customers with the most complete, industry-proven range of solutions that encompass digital forensics, extraction, and analytics. Their products support NCMEC and investigative teams – from forensic examiners and analysts in the lab to investigators and first responders in the field, to the prosecutors building strong defensible cases, and agency management optimizing investigative resources.


Kohl’s has been a partner of NCMEC since 2013. Kohl’s leadership and employees have been a staple in providing volunteer time and resources to promote NCMEC’s brand and prevention messaging. Their corporate motto of, “To inspire and empower families to lead fulfilled lives,” has resonated through all of the 1158 stores throughout the United States in their support of NCMEC.  In addition to their commitment to child safety, Kohl’s also proudly carries NCMEC’s #Hope merchandise in select stores and on their website,


Ring’s mission is to help make neighborhoods safer. Together, NCMEC and Ring work to increase awareness of missing children and leverage the power of neighborhood communities to help reunite missing children with their families. NCMEC missing child posters are featured directly on the Neighbors App by Ring to reach millions of engaged community members who can help bring more children home. Ring also donates funds to support NCMEC’s geo-targeting efforts on Facebook to reach users who may have valuable information to aid the search for a missing child. 

Nonprofit Partners

Family Promise

When Family Promise began, it was a local response to a problem in Union County, New Jersey. Thirty years later, we are a national movement involving more than 200,000 volunteers and serving more than 125,000 people yearly. Our mission is to help homeless and low-income families achieve sustainable independence through a community-based response. 

National Children's Advocacy Center

Located in Huntsville, Alabama, NCAC has revolutionized the United States’ response to child sexual abuse. Since its creation in 1985, the NCAC has served as a model for the 1000+ Children’s Advocacy Centers (CACs) now operating in the United States and in more than 34 countries throughout the world, with 9 more currently in development. 

Big Brothers Big Sisters of America

Since 1904, Big Brothers Big Sisters has operated under the belief that inherent in every child is incredible potential. As the nation’s largest mentoring network, Big Brothers Big Sisters makes meaningful, monitored matches between adult volunteers (“Bigs”) and children (“Littles”), across the country. We develop positive relationships that have a direct and lasting effect on the lives of young people.