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HanesBrands honored for CSR by two leading organizations

Two leading independent advocates of corporate responsibility – the Ethical Corporation and Corporate Responsibility Magazine – have honored HanesBrands and its employees for the company’s commitment to and achievements in environmental protection, workplace practices, and community improvement.

CR Magazine named former HanesBrands Executive Chairman Rich Noll as one of three winners of the organization’s ninth annual

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Employees in Honduras Win CSR award

For the sixth consecutive year, the Honduran Foundation for Corporate Social Responsibility (FUNDAHRSE) has awarded Hanes Honduras with its official 2016 Corporate Social Responsibility seal. The FUNDAHRSE seal recognizes our efforts in seven key areas of CSR: corporate governance, employee relations, environmental sustainability, responsible marketing, supplier standards, community relations and public policy.

The award recognizes Hanes for

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HanesBrands recognized for CSR work in Latin America

For the third consecutive year, Hanes offices in El Salvador have been recognized by the Mexican Center for Philanthropy called CEMEFI for its Spanish initials – for its contributions to education and community development. Hanes received the 2015 CSR Best Practice Award for Latin America.

Hanes received the award thanks to its contributions in education and support

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Record Number of Employees Volunteer for Beach Clean-up

In July 2014, more than 1,500 employees from Hanes facilities in Honduras volunteered to clean approximately 5 kilometers of Travesia Beach and plant 300 palm trees in Puerto Cortes. The attendance marks a record in the company’s volunteer program in Honduras.

Plastic, cardboard and other materials were collected and will be recycled or reused by surrounding

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Disaster Relief

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HanesBrands Donates to Louisiana Flood Victims

In Sept. 2016, HanesBrands donated more than 23,000 items of clothing to residents affected by devastating flooding in Louisiana.

HanesBrands partnered with Fashion Delivers, a New York based charity, to distribute three trailer loads of first-quality product, including T-shirts, socks, bras, underwear and other apparel to flood victims.

 

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Education

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Program offers critical youth services in Latin America

In 2010, to help improve communities where we operate, HanesBrands entered into a partnership among U.S. Agency for International Development and Glasswing International, a non-profit that addresses the root causes of poverty and violence through community empowerment, education and healthcare. Since the promising

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Hanes employee featured in U.S. Agency for International Development publication

HanesBrands employee Omar Sanchez was featured in a USAID publication highlighting his volunteer efforts in El Salvador. The 25-year-old leads an electricity club offered in an Salvadoran public school.

Omar is one of more than 400 volunteers advancing USAID’s Youth and Community Development Program in Central America since inception in 2012. Omar has the opportunity to

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Healthcare

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HanesBrands honors Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center with special recognition

HanesBrands recently honored Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center with the first Hanes for Good Champion Award for outstanding commitment to community service.

Hanes has partnered with the medical center since 2012 to conduct healthcare consultations and surgeries to thousands of children and adults from underserved communities in the Dominican Republic, Honduras and Haiti. The medical center’s

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Honduran medical brigade has Winston-Salem connection

More than 1,000 Honduran children received back-to-school health services, medicines and vitamins in February 2014, thanks to the HanesBrands Green for Good program.

A two-day medical brigade, held at the Marcelino López and José Trindidad Cabañas schools in Choloma, was organized and staffed by about 60 Hanes volunteers.

The attending medical team included four doctors and three nurses

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Supporting Our Hometown

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Supporting United Way of Forsyth County, N.C.

In our headquarters city of Winston-Salem, HanesBrands have given more than $41 million since 1999 to the United Way chapter to support families in need through our Forsyth County community campaign.

In 2016, the annual employee campaign raised $2.1 million for the United Way. Funding was provided by 2,500 Forsyth County Hanes employees.

This generosity

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