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Media contact: Malin Björne, PR & Communications Manager, malin.bjorne@hmfoundation.com.
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8 Jun, 2017
H&M Foundation reveals ”Foundation 500” – an all-female list of 500 business leaders
500 outstanding business leaders growing their companies in the harshest of startup environments. No, we're not talking about Silicon Valley. With ...
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23 May, 2017
H&M Foundation pledges over $20 million to education, clean water and women's empowermentWith a donation of $20.5 million and three new Global Programs the non-profit H&M Foundation makes a new strong commitment to long-lasting improvem...
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12 May, 2017
Flood victims in Peru receive support from H&M FoundationDue to heavy rainfall, Peru is suffering the worst floods in almost 30 years. The H&M Foundation has donated $100,000 to The Red Cross to support p...
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18 Apr, 2017
H&M Foundation donates $100,000 to the drought crisis in EthiopiaFollowing the worst drought in decades, a major food security emergency is ongoing in southern Ethiopia. The H&M Foundation now makes their third d...
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4 Apr, 2017
Five innovators awarded for ideas that help create a waste-free fashion industryThe public have cast their votes. On April 5, at a ceremony in Stockholm City Hall, the five winners of H&M Foundation's annual innovation challeng...
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3 Apr, 2017
Impact Report 2013-2016The H&M Foundation's first Impact Report covers all the work we have achieved together with our partners during 2013 - 2016.
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27 Mar, 2017
Global Change Award online vote openTo speed up the shift to a circular waste-free fashion industry, H&M Foundation initiated the yearly innovation challenge Global Change Award in 20...
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24 Jan, 2017
H&M Foundation donates $3.3 million for education for refugee childrenA global campaign by non-profit H&M Foundation has generated $3.3 million to support UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, in its work to provide education...
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3 Nov, 2016
Education for refugee children focus of new H&M Foundation campaignRefugee children will benefit from school supplies under a global campaign launched today by non-profit H&M Foundation in support of UNHCR, the UN ...
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24 Oct, 2016
UNI_FORM – THE FIRST DIGITAL JACKET THAT EVOLVES WITH A CHILD’S BRAINUNICEF and the H&M Foundation today launched the UNI_FORM campaign, to highlight the importance of early childhood development. A digital and inter...
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1 Sep, 2016
€1 million grant to five innovations that can reinvent the fashion industryClothing made of citrus by-products, microbes that digest waste polyester, and an online marketplace for textile leftovers are some of the five dis...
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15 Aug, 2016
NOORI TALES: STORIES FROM THE INDUS DELTANoori Tales: Stories from the Indus Delta is a new exhibition of works by award-winning Swedish-Eritrean photographer Malin Fezehai. The exhibition...
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23 Mar, 2016
The foundation changes its nameAs of March 2016 the H&M Conscious Foundation changes its name to H&M Foundation in order to simplify communications.
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11 Feb, 2016
You divided the €1,000,000 grant. HRH Crown Princess Victoria of Sweden awarded the winnersOn 10 February, HRH Crown Princess Victoria of Sweden awarded the winners of the first Global Change Award. Most votes, and a grant of €300,000, ...
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11 Feb, 2016
Presenting the winners of the Global Change AwardOn 10 February, HRH Crown Princess Victoria of Sweden awarded the winners of the first Global Change Award, an annual innovation challenge for circ...
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3 Feb, 2016
Results from the Holiday Gift Card CampaignThe Gift Card Holiday campaign 2015 is now completed and thanks to our customers, the donation amounted to a total of €4,9 million! This donation...
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1 Feb, 2016
€1,000,000 to be allocated between Global Change Award winners in public online voteThe five winners of the first ever Global Change Award have been selected by the expert jury. The ideas range from creating new textile out of citr...
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4 Dec, 2015
H&M Foundation supports emergency relief efforts in EthiopiaThe H&M Foundation is donating $100,000 to support Save the Children in their emergency relief efforts in Ethiopia during the current drought crisi...
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5 Nov, 2015
H&M customers contribute to quality education in MyanmarThis year’s holiday campaign at H&M will have a giving theme, where customers will be able to contribute. For every purchased gift card at H&M, t...
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28 Sep, 2015
H&M Foundation and H&M us join world leaders at Global Citizen Festival to support the global goalsDuring the festivities around the Global Citizen Festival in Central Park on Saturday the H&M Foundation joined forces with world leaders, artists ...
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