VF Corporation

Our Purpose

Inspired by the purpose of VF Corporation and its brands, The VF Foundation works to create positive societal impact and systems change to advance a more active, equitable and sustainable world.

Impact Reports

We strive to be purpose-led in everything we do. With our partners, we are innovating and problem-solving in collaborative ways to drive transformative, lasting change to create a more active, equitable and sustainable world. We’re proud to issue annual reports that share stories of meaningful impact across the communities where VF operates, globally.

View FY 2023 Report

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View FY 2022 Report

View FY 2021 Report

View FY 2020 Report

Grantmaking Priorities

Thriving Outside

We believe in the power of nature and the importance of making it accessible to all to foster active and inclusive communities.

Protecting Our Planet

We believe we must be innovative global stewards, helping drive a more sustainable apparel industry and outdoor recreation economy.

Powering Potential

We believe in unlocking economic opportunity through education and advancing gender equity and social inclusion across the apparel sector, outdoor recreation industry and skilled trades to fuel the passions and dreams of the leaders of tomorrow.

Humanitarian Relief

We believe in supporting humanitarian relief and recovery efforts when disasters strike communities where VF operates around the world because helping others is a responsibility we all share.

Apply for a Grant

Funding is considered for programmatic work that takes place in the communities where VF Corporation and our family of brands operate.

The grant selection process is highly competitive given the number of requests we receive from across the globe. The strongest applications are for programming centered on advancing diversity, equity and inclusion, and in alignment with one or more of our priorities – Thriving Outside, Protecting Our Planet and Powering Potential.

Please learn more from our FAQs

Example of Grant Application

Example of Results Report


Grant Cycle Timeline

The VF Foundation will make decisions on grant requests in 2024 according to the following schedule:

  • Application Portal Open:  January 1, 2024
  • Submission Deadline:  11:59pm ET, January 31, 2024
  • Decisions and Funding Made By:  April 30, 2024

Frequently Asked Questions

Learn More

Contact us at foundation@vfc.com.