In March 2015, HanesBrands was named by the Great Place to Work Institute as a top 2015 employer in Central America and the Caribbean.
During the Central America awards ceremony in Panama on March 9, 2015, Hanes was honored with the following 2015 Great Place to Work awards:
- No. 3 multinational company in Central America and the Caribbean
In June 2013, the company and Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center partnered to provide basic health services to more than 1,700 contract employees and their families in Ouanaminthe, Haiti, during a two-day medical mission.
The idea to host the medical mission came during one of Hanes and Wake Forest surgical trips to the Dominican Republic in
In October 2007, tropical storm Noel hit the Dominican Republic. During the height of the storm, HanesBrands Dos Rios Textiles facility prepared more than 3,000 hot meals and provided more than 11,500 bottles of water to employees and others staying in shelters in the Bonao community.
More than 175 of our Dominican employees registered significant losses