Sponsors provide funding for the core of SYB’s training programme, which includes facility and training costs, as well as the students’ living expenses. If you would like to contribute, please click here


The world’s leading yeast producer, Lesaffre, provides SYB with technical and financial support by sponsoring the salaries of SYB’s bakery trainers. To learn more about our cooperation with Lesaffre please click here

Yihai Kerry

Yihai Kerry is a subsidiary of Wilmar incorporated in Mainland China. Its products cover 9 fields like small package edible oil, rice, flour, fine dried noodles, rice noodles, soymilk, special grains and oils for the catering industry, food raw and supplementary materials, and oleochemicals. Famous brands under Yihai Kerry include “Arawana”, “Olivoila”, “Orchid”, “Wonder Farm”, etc. Since 2018, Yihai Kerry started to support Shanghai Young Bakers’ programme with Chinese pastry level 5 (basic) and level 4 (intermediate) trainings.



J.M. Huber Corporation 

Combining imagination, inspiration and innovation, J.M. Huber Corporation enhances the performance of thousands of consumer and industrial products around the world. Over the past 135 years they have grown and evolved to continually meet the changing needs of their customers, with a focus on the long-term. Their portfolio of companies lead in industries ranging from personal care products to food and beverage, flame retardants and smoke suppressants, sustainable forestry and engineered wood products.  They are helping SYB finance the students’ training expenses. For more information, click here.

Societe Generale Corporate Foundation

Since its creation in 2006, the Societe Generale Corporate Foundation has been involved in fighting inequalities and giving vulnerable people the opportunity to regain confidence in the future. Active in the field of professional integration and integration through education, notably through sports, the Foundation supports approximately 100 projects every year in France and abroad where the company is present. 

Solidarity AccorHotels

The objective of Solidarity Accor is to link cultures by supporting personal development and integration in their environment. To this end, it encourages and implements solidarity initiatives for Accor Group employees in the fields of local know-how, vocational training and humanitarian aid. Since 2013, Solidarity AccorHotels has been covering the expenses linked to the SYB baking centre. To learn more about our cooperation with Solidarity Accor please click here.


Henkel, a well-known German company specialising in Laundry, Home Care, Beauty Care and Adhesive Technologies, has been supporting SYB through its “Make an Impact on Tomorrow” volunteering programme, by covering students’ accommodation, transportation and meal expenses since 7th batch students.

SC Johnson

SC Johnson is a family run corporation, which makes a wide range of household products. Thanks to its products, SC Johnson aims to make families' homes safer, cleaner and healthier world-wide. Since 2015, SC Johnson has helped SYB finance the students’ training expenses and provided products used to clean its baking facilities.