At VF, We Care

We are deeply committed to ensuring that all individuals are treated with integrity, honesty, respect and dignity. And for us, the fair treatment and safety of our associates and those making our products around the world is more than a priority... it’s an imperative.

This website – @VFweCare – is where you’ll find regular updates on our initiatives and collaborative efforts to ensure the health and safety of factory workers around the world.

VF and IFC Distribute First Round of Financing to Bangladeshi Factories for Safety Improvements

Posted on Monday, December 8, 2014

GREENSBORO, N.C. and WASHINGTON, D.C.– Dec. 8, 2014 –Three factories receive loans through innovative program intended to promote worker safety.

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VF and Hinrich Foundation Open Applications for Global Trade Leader Scholarships for 2015-16 Academic Year

Posted on Tuesday, November 11, 2014

HONG KONG, Nov. 11, 2014- VF Corporation (NYSE: VFC) and the non-profit Hinrich Foundation have partnered for a second consecutive year on the Global Trade Leader Scholarship (GTLS) program. Four...

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Building Relationships and Making a Difference

Posted on Wednesday, October 1, 2014

VF Corporation took part in a luncheon in New York on Sept. 26, 204, with the Prime Minister of Bangladesh, Her Excellency Sheikh Hasina, who was in the United States attending the 69th United Nations General Asse...

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VF Teams Up with International Finance Corporation to Provide $10 Million for Bangladesh Factory Safety Improvements

Posted on Wednesday, September 3, 2014

GREENSBORO, N.C. – Sept. 3, 2014  - VF Corporation (NYSE: VFC) today announced a collaboration with the International Finance Corporation (IFC), a member of the World Bank Group, to provide up to $10 m...

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Fire Doors And Sprinklers Debut At Garment Factories In Bangladesh

Posted on Saturday, January 17, 2015 Source by: NPR

In April 2013, the Rana Plaza in Bangladesh collapsed, killing over 1,100 workers employed in the garment factories in the building. Now there's an effort to make sure all garment factories are safe. 

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Union Leaders Attacked at Bangladesh Garment Factories, Investigations Show

Posted on Tuesday, December 23, 2014 Source by: The New York Times

In response to the assaults, two major apparel companies are ending or suspending orders with the Azim Group, which owns the two factories where they occurred. 

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