REI Now Powered by Renewable Energy
04.08.2014

REI Now Powered by Renewable Energy

National outdoor retailer broadens energy strategy to include renewable energy certificates
Starting at the Source: REI Partners with bluesign technologies ag to Minimize Environmental Impact and Increase Customer Care
01.21.2014

Starting at the Source: REI Partners with bluesign technologies ag to Minimize Environmental Impact and Increase Customer Care

REI Private Brands commits to only using 100 Percent bluesign®-certified fabrics by 2018
GirlTrek Receives $50,000 Mary Anderson Legacy Grant from The REI Foundation
12.30.2013

GirlTrek Receives $50,000 Mary Anderson Legacy Grant from The REI Foundation

Funding to Empower African-American Women and Girls to Lead Healthy Lives and Change in Their Communities through Walking
10.30.2013

REI Data Center Retrofit Reduces Cooling Energy Use by 93 Percent

Energy use is the largest contributor to REI's climate impact. In recent years, the leading outdoor retailer has taken actions to reduce its greenhouse gas impact. A retrofit of its data center is its latest effort, resulting in a 93 percent reduction in the cooling energy used to operate the facility. 
05.15.2013

Despite Company Growth, REI Achieves Absolute Reduction in Operational CO2 Emissions

Each day, REI takes actions to decrease its impact on the planet, partner in the community to ensure the availability of natural spaces, and provide a rewarding workplace. In its 2012 stewardship report the leading outdoor retailer updates customers, members, employees and other stakeholders on its social responsibility work for the year. 
09.20.2012

Outdoor Recreational Spaces Enhanced by $3.9 Million in REI Grant Funding

Trails, parks and waterways across the country are even more enjoyable and accessible thanks to REI (Recreational Equipment, Inc.) and its more than 260 nonprofit partners. The national outdoor gear and clothing retailer granted more than $3.9 million this year to national and local organizations offering volunteer programs in the outdoors.
04.23.2012

REI Releases Sixth Annual Stewardship Report

National outdoor gear and apparel retailer REI (Recreational Equipment, Inc.) today released its sixth annual stewardship report. The report details the company’s efforts to address its operational impact on the environment, protect outdoor natural spaces, and provide an inclusive and rewarding workplace.
02.06.2012

REI Awards Stewardship Leader Grants of $600,000 to 14 Nonprofits

SEATTLE - REI (Recreational Equipment, Inc.), a national outdoor gear and clothing retailer, today announced the distribution of $600,000 to 14 nonprofit partners across the country through its Stewardship Leader Grants. REI selected one leading organization in each of its largest markets to provide larger grants for their volunteer programming, as well as local REI outreach team support.
12.28.2011

The Mountaineers Receive $50,000 Grant from the REI Foundation to Support Outdoor Youth Programming

The REI Foundation, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization supported by outdoor gear and apparel retailer REI, awarded its annual $50,000 Mary Anderson Legacy Grant to The Mountaineers, the Seattle-based outdoor education, recreation and conservation nonprofit founded in 1906.
08.02.2011

REI Awards $4.2 Million to Nonprofit Partners that Restore Outdoor Spaces

REI (Recreational Equipment, Inc.), a national outdoor gear and clothing retailer, today announced plans to grant $4.2 million this year to nonprofits across the country that work to preserve and maintain natural spaces through active volunteer programs.