Nordstrom Cares: Leave It Better Than We Found It

We've always followed a simple philosophy when it comes to running our business: Leave it better than you found it. This also describes Nordstrom's commitment to social responsibility. Since our early days, we've focused on doing the right thing for our employees and our customers. We continue to make every effort to be an ethical company where people want to work and shop. We're working to leave it better than we found it. Read more about our approach and learn about some of our highlights from 2013.

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Nordstrom and Piece & Co. clothing and accessories for women.

SHE MAKES IT: NORDSTROM PARTNERS WITH PIECE & CO.

Bringing Piece & Co. clothing and accessories to Nordstrom customers will have an incredibly tremendous impact on communities around the world.
—Kathleen Wright, Founder of Piece & Co.

The artisan makes it by hand. The designer makes it fashion. You make it your own. In March 2015, Nordstrom is collaborating with Piece & Co. to bring customers a truly unique collection of apparel and accessories connecting style with global impact and featuring eight incredible brands: Alice + Olivia, Current/Elliott, DVF, Joie, Rebecca Minkoff, The Honest Company, Theory and Tory Burch. "She Makes It" brings to life the work of women artisans around the world through unique, stylish pieces that make an impact.

A Mission to Empower Women
Piece & Co. started in 2011 with founder Kathleen Wright on a one-woman mission: to help thousands of women around the globe. "When women from around the world come together," she says, "pretty amazing things happen."

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Nordstrom partners with the EPA's SmartWay program.

Reducing Shipping Impacts the Smartway

By participating in the EPA's SmartWay® Transport Partnership, we're able to identify and lessen the environmental impacts of moving our merchandise around the country.

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Treasure&Bond clothing for women.

WHAT’S NEW: TREASURE&BOND

Nordstrom made its first donation through sales of its give-back brand, Treasure&Bond, and will begin a new partnership with Girls on the Run.

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Germain Lunasanchez, Jessica Fletchinger, Leanne Collins and Daniel Ballard are just a few of the many veterans and reservists currently working at Nordstrom.

A DIFFERENT KIND OF SERVICE

We're fortunate to have a number of veterans working at Nordstrom, and we benefit from the many unique skills and experiences they bring to our teams.

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Emily Sanchez is presented with a Nordstrom Scholarship.

A BRIGHT FUTURE

Nordstrom is helping 90
hard-working students across the U.S., Puerto Rico and Canada achieve their dreams of going to college through the Nordstrom Scholarship Program.

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