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Community

BAM is a highly philanthropic firm through the Balyasny Foundation and by each individual. Many BAM employees volunteer time and make contributions to causes that they find valuable.

Leaders, managers and employees may sit as Directors on Boards for philanthropic groups and schools, serve as teachers, mentors, service providers, volunteers, and manage a number of relationships in philanthropic, and educational initiatives.

Some of the many organizations BAM supports:


  • 100 Women in Hedge Funds
  • A Better Chicago
  • Autism Speaks
  • Ayn Rand Institute
  • Bachmann-Strauss Dystonia & Parkinsons Research Foundation
  • Balyasny Foundation
  • CME Group Scholarship
  • Hedge Funds Cares
  • Make-a-Wish
  • Marquette University
  • One Goal
  • Robin Hood Foundation
  • St. Jude's
  • Summerfest
  • Teach for America
  • Team Races/Walks
    • Tough Mudder
    • Fanwood 5k
    • TFA 5k
    • Light the Night - The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
  • USM Scholarship & Internship Program
  • Teach For America
  • Boston Athletic Association: Boston Marathon
  • Tough Mudder
  • ING Miami Marathon and Half Marathon
  • Turkey Trot Chicago
  • Balyasny Foundation, Inc.
  • Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work
  • JP Morgan Corporate Challenge
  • Ayn Rand Institute
  • One Goal: College Graduation, Period.
  • Bank of America Chicago Marathon
  • Intertrust Cayman Islands Marathon
  • LIFETIME Tri Chicago
  • Bank of America Shamrock Shuffle 8K
  • ING New York City Marathon