As a tribe of travelers, we believe that travel has the ability to inspire and enlighten. Our brand is founded on the core principal of integrity, from the products we make and the places we go to our personal actions.
Our employee-led Live.Work.Travel.™ program encompasses the unique aspects of what we do, from our community involvement to our sustainability practices and global giving efforts. It’s how we make a positive impact in the places we live, work, and travel.
Eagle Creek enjoys volunteering in our local community. We want to make a difference and are happy to help! Our local community efforts include supporting non-profits with financial and product donations, organizing company-wide volunteer days, and making sustainable choices for the environment in our office buildings.
With a mission to empower at-risk and underprivileged youth to make positive lasting changes in their lives through comprehensive outdoor programming, Outdoor Outreach is making a difference in San Diego County. Eagle Creek funds Outdoor Outreach’s Leadership Program which supports at-risk youth with an intensive, year-long leadership training, promoting their natural strengths while providing tangible academic, emotional and social support.
Committed to improving the health and well being of people in North San Diego County, NCCS develops programming to educate young children, support working families, and provide food for those feeding the hungry. Eagle Creek purchases curriculum resource materials to provide income-qualified preschool children with early-stage educational and development services.
The Pacific Crest Trail Association champions the needs of the Pacific Crest Trail which spans 2,650 miles from Mexico to Canada through California, Oregon, and Washington. Their mission is to protect, preserve and promote the National Scenic Trail. Eagle Creek partners with the Pacific Crest Trail in order to do our part to protect this national treasure for future generations.
Alaska Wilderness League’s mission is to lead the effort to preserve Alaska’s wild lands and waters by engaging citizens and decision makers with a courageous, constant, victorious voice for Alaska. Eagle Creek partners with Alaska Wilderness League in order to do our part to protect Alaska’s wild lands and waters.
Working to treat and prevent child abuse and neglect in San Diego County, we are proud to support Casa de Amparo and all the very important work they do. Eagle Creek provides duffel bags for children at the Children’s Shelter, and every year Eagle Creek employees personally made holiday wishes come true for these kids by picking up holiday gifts and needed supplies.
Integrity is inherent in our work.
We value our relationships with business and supply chain partners. Keenly aware of the environmental impact of everything we produce, we strive to minimize material waste, as well as source and manufacture with the least environmentally impactful fabrics, trims and packaging. We make gear that lasts a lifetime, keeping product waste out landfills for as long as possible. Our uncompromising warranties speak to this core value.
The objective of the independent bluesign® standard is to put a reliable and proactive tool at the disposal of the entire textile production chain – from raw material and component suppliers who manufacture, to textile manufacturers, to retailer and brand companies, to consumers. As of Q4 2011, 95% of Eagle Creek products are cut and sewn by a bluesign® partner.
The Conservation Alliance is a group of outdoor industry companies that disburse its collective annual membership dues to grassroots environmental organizations. They direct funding to community-based campaigns to protect threatened wild habitat, preferably where outdoor enthusiasts recreate.
The EOCA is a group of businesses in the European outdoor industry that have come together to raise funds to put directly into conservation projects worldwide in order to give back to the great outdoors.
The Adventure Travel Trade Association (ATTA) is a global organization that delivers solutions and connections that propel members towards their business goals and the industry toward a responsible and profitable future. The ATTA powers the consumer adventure travel directory,www.adventure.travel. Here you will find trusted and experienced travel providers, all members of the ATTA.
The OIA is a trade association for companies in the active outdoor recreation business, seeking to ensure a strong and diverse specialty retail and supply chain based on quality, innovation and service.
The TGA is the national organization for the Travel Goods industry. Members include manufacturers, distributors, retailers, promoters, sales representatives and suppliers of luggage and travel products.
The EOG is an association that represents the common interests of the European outdoor industry.
We travel not just to see and connect, but also to learn and to grow as global citizens.
We aspire to make a global impact by supporting international organizations aligned with our giving focus of water and education, encouraging employee involvement in volunteer trips and promoting responsible travel. Our funding is focused in places where we want to have a lasting social, environmental or positive cultural impact.
Creeker Volunteer Trip Initiative - Eagle Creek inspires and encourages people around the world to travel, create change and give back to the communities they enjoy visiting. As a participant in Eagle Creek’s Creeker Volunteer Trip Program, Eagle Creek employees have an opportunity to take five additional days off to travel and volunteer with a non-profit organization of their choice outside of the state they reside in.
packH2O's vision is to get a packH2O water backpack to everyone who needs one in water stressed areas of the world. To date more than 200,000 packH2O packs have been distributed in partnership with such organizations as Partners for Care, Special Olympics, Habitat for Humanity International, CxCatalyts and Operation Blessing International.
WILDCOAST conserves coastal and marine ecosystems and wildlife in some of the most beautiful and biologically significant coastal areas in the Californias and Latin America. Eagle Creek funding is supporting the Marine Protected Area (MPA) implementation program in San Diego County, which carries out outreach, education, and monitoring activities in the region’s 11 MPAs.
Kiva connects people through lending to alleviate poverty. Leveraging the internet and a worldwide network of microfinance institutions, Kiva lets individuals lend as little as $25 to help create opportunity around the world. Eagle Creek funds micro-loans for every employee and encourages them to invest and reinvest in initiatives that personally resonate with them. It's our way of supporting the passions of our employees.