Cotopaxi’s purpose is to alleviate poverty by providing sustainably designed and innovative adventure gear. Cotopaxi’s creed, Do Good, touches every aspect of the company. From their giving model to their company culture and sustainable product design, they see business as a vehicle to make an impact.
Cotopaxi uses fabrics left over from other companies’ large production runs to make one-of-a-kind products like the Teca Windbreakers and the Del Dia packs and bags. Every Cotopaxi (Re)Purpose item keeps fabric out of the landfill and puts sustainably awesome products into the hands of adventurers like yourself.
Fulfilling its Model to “Do Good”
Cotopaxi is a Certified B Corporation where 1% of their annual revenues go toward addressing poverty and supporting community development. Each year, Cotopaxi awards grands to carefully selected nonprofit organizations that focus on improving the human condition and alleviating poverty.
Examples of organizations awarded grants by Cotopaxi include: